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Honoring a GOAT

A staple in our hearts and in our community, Coach Pete.

From coaching wrestling, years of professional bodybuilding, founding, opening, & operating Krank Systems, performing stand up comedy, being the most selfless + nurturing father, husband, son, brother & friend- your list of accomplishments and the impact you've had on others is inspirational to say the least.

Taking on the role of Coach since 1996, you've dedicated your time to helping generations of people become a better them.

The hearts you've touched, the confidence you've helped build, the love and determination you've passed down to everyone you've coached and even made contact with is endless.

We already know it'll be a sad day in NJ when you + your family move but, we are certain that the spirit you will be leaving behind is strong enough for us to carry.

We will proudly honor you by passing down the wisdom you've passed to us.

There aren't enough "thank yous" to express how grateful we truly are for you. Coach Pete, a humble man full of love, an angel, the mf'ing GOAT - you will be so very missed, and we wish you all best and more in your brave new journey. WE LOVE YOU!


Follow Coach Pete Isip on Instagram & keep up with his new podcast "Jersey to Vegas" on YouTube.


Buctown Strong is a 501(c) Nonprofit Organization that provides classes through various forms of martial arts; Jiu-Jitsu, Wrestling, Muay Thai/Boxing, and Strength Training for youth students 18 & under. Buctown Strong Nonprofit is made possible by membership fees, fundraisers, events, clinics, and sales of Buctown merchandise. 100% of the proceeds are put towards our facility, expanding the capacity for kids to train free, entering and traveling to tournaments, in-house and out-house clinics, coaches and staff, equipment and gear, going to different gyms and clubs, and to help build the growing foundation of Buctown MMA.

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