Private Sessions are available on request. We can offer tailor made personal training sessions and look to offer a Personal and Consistent approach to training, to work with you to obtain the bestpossible results for you. We train in a Non Threatening environment and are extremely Beginner Friendly, this is backed up by a 95% retention rate in our students who attend the Dojo.
We teach Martial Arts In Plymouths Honicknowle and Woolwell. We have full time centre in honicknowle with classes operating from other locations around Plymouth. We combine fun, fitness and disciplineand our motto is "making you the best you can be". Please enjoy browsing through the site and while you're here, why not book yourself or your child onto one of our FREE week of unlimited classes.
The practice of Jiu-Jitsu transcends the execution of chokes, joint locks, immobilizations, throws, and strikes. A true understanding of the Jiu-Jitsu philosophy prepares men, women and children forlife, showing them paths to a healthier life and the most efficient use of physical, mental, and spiritual strength.
The MOOTO/MTX ranges of WTF Approved goods have proved to be extremely popular and with the addition of the S5 Fighter and Poomsae doboks we anticipate more people will be experiencing the MOOTOcommitment to quality and improvement. A popular addition to the range this year is the Japanese cut Elite Karate uniform. After listening to many of our regular customers we felt it was the logical product to make available.
Masters Academy Plymouth is one of the UK's leading educational martial arts schools. We first opened in 1999 and have been offering high quality martial arts classes Muay Thai Kickboxing, BrazilianJiu Jitsu, Filipino Martial Arts, and Mixed Martial Arts since then. All our programmes are broken down by skill level, our children's classes are also broken into three age groups; Mini Masters (4-6 yrs), Juniors (7-10 yrs), and Cadets (11-14 yrs).
We have rewritten the rule book on martial arts and fitness training. Our amazing 6000 +sq ft facility houses only the very best coaches and equipment. We pride ourselves on being able to provide thehighest quality of training and service to our members. Regardless of your age, gender or ability we are confident that you will have the ultimate martial arts experience. We understand that taking that first exciting step into the world of martial arts can be a daunting one.
Judo was developed in Japan by Dr Jigoro Kano in 1882 based on the unarmed sections of the ancient Chinese art of Ju-Jitsu. Kano insisted that Judo made the maximum use of the mind and body and thisis the fundamental principle on which the sport is based. The first World Championships were held in 1957. Judo first appeared at the 1964 Games in Tokyo, with women's Judo becoming part of the Olympic programme in 1992.
The Plymouth Karate Academy was founded in 1999 by Sensei Stuart Hick and has gone from strength to strength, training a wide range of members of all ages, backgrounds and abilities. Many peopleconsider starting a martial art, but give up on the idea because they feel they are too young, too old, or not fit enough. But nothing could be further from the truth.
The foundations of the International Wado Federation were created in 1982 and is the only union for all established individual, autonomous, neutral and/or independent Wado Karate Clubs, Schools,Groups and Associations around the World. The International Wado Federation is a World Governing Body for traditional Wado, Wadoryu, Wadokai karate organisations.
As with many martial arts, a belt system is used in KUGB Shotokan Karate to show the progress and proficiency of students. Belts are earned through their proven dedication to training in combinationwith an examination (grading). Students progress from Novice through the coloured Kyu grades (9th to 1st Kyu) to Black Belt (1st Dan). Learning Karate is unlimited and 1st Dan Black Belt is only the first in a series of Black Belt grades.