Welcome to The Forge

Gray Beard Forge

Gray Beard Forge, is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. We are a martial arts and fitness gym in Conway, Arkansas, where veterans, first responders, and supporters come to train and find community and support.  We teach Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling, MMA, and fitness classes. 


To foster community facilitating the formation of strong bonds, between veterans, first responders, and supporters to overcome life’s challenges together while becoming more physically, mentally, and spiritually fit.



Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu

A mixture of Judo, Wrestling, and Japanese Jiu-Jitsu aimed at controlling an opponent without using striking or weapons. Highly practical for both self-defense and overall fitness.

Mixed Martial Arts

Mixed Martial Arts – An intense, multidisciplinary approach to martial arts combining Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Boxing and others to develop a complete fighting system.

Forging Crew

A group of men and women who show up for each other every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 5:00 am to strengthen one another physically, mentally, and spiritually.

Copyright 2024 Forged By Fire, INC. All Rights Reserved.
3150 Vail Ave, Conway, AR, 72032
Gray Beard Forge - A subsidiary of Forged By Fire INC. a 501(c)(3) EIN 92-3509437