Next Edge Academy

Our instructors

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Coach - Bruce Hoyer

Bruce Hoyer has been training and teaching Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Boxing, Muay Thai and MMA since 2000. He is a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Black Belt in Combat Hapkido and Level 2 Coach in CSW.

Boxing Coach - Ian Ricci

Ian Ricci serves as our boxing and competition boxing coach. He is a former Army Infantry veteran and Purple Heart recipient with numerous deployments and over 15 years striking experience. Ian has competed in various martial arts including Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai and Olympic style boxing where he has competed at both the regional and national level.

About our gym

Starting in 2008, we have become Sioux Falls premier Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai and MMA gym. We have recently added Kumdo as well. Every day, we are proud to offer the cleanest facilities, the most outstanding service and the best group fitness classes. All of our trainers are experienced and certified in their field, so you can rest assured that you would be receiving advice from experts who have built their careers around helping people reach their full potential. With our many exclusive benefits, there’s no doubt you’ll have access to the activities that you enjoy. It doesn’t matter what shape or size you are. When you arrive at our center it is our mission to make sure that you feel comfortable, reach your goals and have a great time in the process, too!