SKMA Hapkido incorporates the study of all factors that affect the health of our bodies. The purpose of training is personal development and self-defence. Above all, the philosophy of the KoreanMartial Arts is to harmoniously and simultaneously develop and discipline the mind, body and spirit.
Founded in 2003 our classes are open to the complete beginner as well as experienced martial artists male or female. Our training is aimed at producing rounded and effective martial artists capable ofreacting to whatever they have to face, from self-defence through to competing in Kickboxing Competitions countrywide.
As from Tuesday 31 March Slough Centre Aikido moved to a new home a few minutes away from the dojo we have occupied for the last seven years as the building is due for demolition. The new David TimmsDojo has been set up in Slough Gymnastics Club, 74 Buckingham Avenue, Slough SL1 4PN and we will continue to offer Aikido classes on Tuesdays at 8:00 to 9:30pm (Open Hand), Thursdays at 8:00 to 9:30pm (Weapons) and Sundays 5:00 to 6:30pm.
Wing Chun is a direct style of Chinese Kung Fu that wastes no time or effort on superfluous movements. Wing Chun believes in using the least amount of required force in any fighting situation. Itbelieves properly, correct timed position and movement can and should be used to defeat their opponent. This is achieved through balance, body structure and relaxation.
We are enthusiastic, professional and committed to each student, to developing life skills and building stronger, healthier and more capable characters through Martial Arts. Although we have produced30 British, European and World Tkd Champions for Slough to date, we do not believe that all our students wish to become Taekwondo competitors. We do believe however that by instilling our Martial Art, our way, they will become better and more confident in whatever path they choose to take.
It is renown for being one of the most effective forms of self defence around today. It was developed to allow people to defend them-selves against bigger and stronger oponents. Being a soft martialart, borrows the strenght from the attacker and uses it against them. Training is fun and easy to learn in a controlled non aggressive environment. Interested? Contact us to enrol for 2 weeks free training.
With classes first starting in Hemel Hempstead, Chris has been training in the martial arts since the age of 14. He has been a student of Europen WingTsun Organisation (EWTO) since 2006 training underthe instruction of Sifu Damion James who is Head Coordinator of the UK. He has also trained in various places around the world, at the International WingTsun Association (IWTA) in Hong Kong, Germany and Taiwan.
Slough Taekwondo Club was founded by two Singapore Chinese brothers, Toh Kok Leong and Toh Kok Sum, who came to study at Slough College. Whilst in Slough they met up with some martial arts enthusiastsand Slough Taekwondo Club was formed. The Club was very popular amongst young budding martial artists from the local community, and between 1979 -1984 the Club produced several Regional, National and International Taekwondo Champions.
Your little one will gain confidence, improve motor skills, learn to pay attention and follow directions, plus gain a positive ôI can do itö attitude with Langley Karate for kids. Childrenages 4 years & older are taught life skills that will give them a great start.