HEAD COACH 

DANNY MILLRANEY                                                

Danny Millraney has been coaching at MMA Stop Fitness since its inception in April 2011.  Appointed by Clay Guida himself as head coach/head trainer, Danny brings 10+ years of experience in multiple disciplines including boxing, Jiu Jitsu, kickboxing and submission grappling.  Having trained with the likes of Clay Guida, Greg Jackson, Cain Velesquez, Chael Sonnen, Donald Cerrone, Pat Barry, Jens Pulver, Dominick Cruz, Bart Palaszewski, Carlos Condit, Matt Hughes, Carlos Diaz, Jonates Noveas, Travis Browne, Uriah Faber, Chris Lytle, Mike Russow and Terry Martin, Danny’s skill set and knowledge have helped MMA Stop Fitness develop into one of the most elite training facilities in Illinois.  Danny’s leadership has been second to none as MMA Stop Fitness’ Fight Teams continue to shine at the expert level in tournaments with multiple wins including:

          -Grapplers Quest

          -Midwest Jiu Jitsu Championship

          -C3 Championships

          -EGO Extreme Grappling Open

          -Sasquatch Open

          -Combat Corner

          -NAGA

          -Gracie Barra Open

          -US Grappling

          -S7 Submission Grappling

          -Pankration Tournaments

          -Roll For A Cause

Danny has established a huge following of clients; men, women and children, who have a goal to get in the best shape of their life using MMA disciplines.  Danny’s philosophy is simple:

“You don’t have to be a fighter to train like a fighter”

 

MIKE COREY

Mike is an American Mixed Martial Artist with seven years training experience.  He fought as a Featherweight in the International Fight League and Bellator and compiled a 12-3-1 professional record.  A high-school wrestler, Mike joined the Marines and started MMA training while stationed in California, and won several expert Grapplers Quest tournaments.  Additionally, Mike has expert tournament wins in NAGA, ISWA, and SoCal Pankration.  Mike now trains with Team Curran MMA in Crystal Lake, Illinois with fighters such as Jeff Curra, Pat Curran and Bart Palaszewski.  He is also a member of the MMA Stop Fitness Fight Team and is an instructor for various MMA disciplines at MMA Stop Fitness. 

TAYLOR GUERRA

Age-13

Nickname- "The Terror"

Instructor-Jerry Guerra-Team Brasa

Current competition record-100W-15L-86 submissions

Taylor is one of the top expert youth grapplers in the nation.  Hand picked by MKimono owner Luciana Machado Simon as they're youngest sponsored fighter, she has multiple titles from around the U.S, Ibjjf,18* Naga, 5* S-7, 5* US Grappling, 7*C-3, 8*Combat Corner,8*Midwest Bjj,Super EGO,

Accomplishments of Note:

Pan American Kids Jiu-Jitsu Championships:
2012 Yellow Belt Featherweight - Champion

IBJJF Open Jiu-Jitsu Championships:
2013 Chicago Open Orange/Green Open Weight - Champion
2013 Chicago Open Orange Belt Light Feather - Champion

Other Major Tournament Accomplishments:
2013 NAGA Chicago Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2013 NAGA Chicago Expert Boys No-Gi - Champion
2013 NAGA St. Louis Advanced Gi - Champion
2013 NAGA St. Louis Advanced No-Gi - Champion
2013 Combat Corner 11 Boys Gi - Champion
2013 Combat Corner 11 Boys No-Gi - Champion
2013 US Grappling Advanced Boys Gi - Champion
2013 US Grappling Advanced Boys No-Gi - Champion
2012 Combat-Do Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2012 Combat-Do Expert Boys No-Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Midwest Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Midwest Expert Boys No-Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Midwest Expert Girls No-Gi - Champion
2012 S7 Illinois Grappling Championship Advanced Boys Gi - Champion
2012 S7 Illinois Grappling Championship Advanced Boys Gi - Champion
2012 S7 Illinois Grappling Championship Advanced Boys Gi (extra division at higher weight class) - Champion
2012 S7 Illinois Grappling Championship Advanced Boys No-Gi - Champion
2012 S7 Illinois Grappling Championship Advanced Girls No-Gi - Champion
2012 Chicago Championships Advanced Boys Gi - 4th Place
2012 NAGA Illinois Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Illinois Expert Girls Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Illinois Expert Girls No-Gi - Champion
2012 UFC Fan Expo Advanced Boys Gi - 3rd Place
2012 UFC Fan Expo Advanced Boys No-Gi - 3rd Place
2012 NAGA Chicago Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2012 NAGA Chicago Expert Boys No-Gi - Champion
2012 Combat Corner 9 Advanced - Champion
2011 NAGA Great Lakes Expert Boys Gi - Champion
2011 NAGA Great Lakes Expert Boys Gi - Champion
(extra division at higher weight class) - 2nd Place
2011 NAGA Great Lakes Expert Boys No-Gi - Champion
2011 Super Extreme Grappling Open Intermediate Gi - 2nd Place
2011 Super Extreme Grappling Open Intermediate No-Gi - Champion
2011 US Grappling Intermediate Gi - Champion
2011 US Grappling Intermediate No-Gi - Champion
2011 Combat-Do Expert Gi - 2nd Place
2011 Combat-Do Expert Gi (extra division at higher weight class) - 4th Place
2011 Combat-Do Expert No-Gi - Champion
2011 C3 Grapplerfest Advanced No-Gi - Champion
2011 Combat Corner 8 Expert Gi - 3rd Place
2011 Combat Corner 8 Expert No-Gi - 4th Place
2011 NAGA Midwest Intermediate Gi - Champion
2011 NAGA Midwest Intermediate No-Gi - Champion
2011 C3 Patriot Games Advanced No-Gi - Champion
2011 C3 Patriot Games Intermediate No-Gi - Champion
2011 C3 Torneo de Mayo Advanced Gi - 2nd Place
2011 NAGA Chicago Beginner Gi - Champion
2011 NAGA Chicago Beginner No-Gi - Champion
2011 Combat-Do Intermediate Gi - Champion
2011 Combat-Do Intermediate No-Gi - 2nd Place
2010 NAGA Midwest Beginner Gi - 3rd Place
2010 NAGA Midwest Beginner No-Gi - 2nd Place


 

ROB "THE DESTROYER" MORROW

Rob hails from Lockport, Illinois and has been teaching Muay Thai at MMA Stop Fitness since the doors opened in April 2011.  He brings years of experience in multiple disciplines including muay thai and kickboxing.  Rob is an MMA Fighter who currently has 13 wins at the professional level since turning pro in 2008.  He has many notable tournament wins in his career including the IKF North Central Regional Championship, the WAKO/Kick International U.S. National Championship and the Cage Rage Indiana Open Weight Tournament.  Rob has won 4 out of his last 5 professional MMA fights all in the past year finishing his opponents by 1st round KO in each.  He is a member of both Team GZMMA and MMA Stop Fitness fight teams.  “The Destroyer” is waiting for you to join his team!!