About Us

About Bam Bam Mixed Martial Arts Academy

Bam Bam Martial Arts Academy of Houston is one of the best choices for most people who want to get fit, have fun, and learn self-defense. We focus on the success of our students and take pride in helping them feel better about themselves, get in better shape, defend themselves, and improve their overall self-confidence.

Here’s the deal: Martial arts is one of the best “whole body” workouts you can do because no where else will you develop SPEED, FLEXIBILITY, AEROBIC ENDURANCE, ANAEROBIC ENDURANCE, AND FUNCTIONAL STRENGTH than in a well-organized arts class like ours.

BEGINNERS ARE WELCOME. We have classes for EVERYONE. You do NOT have to be an experienced athlete to take our courses It doesn’t matter who you are or what kind of shape you are in right now, we have classes for all fitness levels, ages and goals.

Bam Bam Martial Arts boasts of a professional highly qualified and seasoned staff, in a clean, good natured and laid back environment where you can feel welcome, have fun, and train your butt off! Our enthusiastic, passionate, and FRIENDLY environment will leave you sweating, smiling, and satisfied that you have made an excellent decision in improving your life. Students tell us all the time how our 1 hour training classes JUST FLY BY!

Are you already an experienced martial artist? No problem! We also have strong competitor programs for the more dedicated students. We have students competing at high levels in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, MMA and submission grappling.

No matter who you are we want to help you improve your life, period. Nobody else cares about you as much as we do!

Come and join the Bam Bam “Wrecking Crew”!

About Scott M. Sullivan
Scott “Bam Bam” Sullivan, PhD, holds a doctorate in philosophy from the University of St. Thomas in Houston, TX and is a highly experienced martial arts trainer with over 30 years of teaching experience. He holds a 2nd degree black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and is also a widely recognized trainer in Muay Thai having coached thousands of students all over the world.

Sullivan is also a former heavyweight kickboxing and shootboxing champion and has appeared on major fight cards in Las Vegas, Tokyo Japan, and Moscow Russia.

Despite his many accomplishments in martial arts, Sullivan’s passion is being the BEST HUSBAND, FATHER and martial arts TEACHER he can possibly be.

A firm believer that martial arts really does help people become more fit, safe, and happy, he remains vigilant about helping his students improve their lives through martial arts.

His efforts have changed the lives of countless number of people, and having trained thousands of students in the last 10 years, Scott Sullivan’s Bam Bam Mixed Martial Arts Academy of Houston has become the premier martial arts school in Houston for helping average people become the best version of themselves through martial arts.



Bam Bam Martial Arts
4007 Bellaire Blvd. Suite ii
Houston TX 77025