Martial Arts

Martial arts clubs, courses, classes, grades, competition & instructors for men, women, children, all forms of martial arts across North, South, East, West, Central London & Home Counties including karate, kickboxing, Thai boxing, taekwondo, judo, Filipino, mixed martial arts, Brazilian jiu jitsu, kung fu, capoeira, ninjutsu, kata, kumite, kendo, aikido, tai chi.

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    Capoeira Agora
    Capoeira classes in Central London. Beginners courses, regular training, music classes. Courses are held in the Drill Hall on Goodge Street on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
    WC1E 7EX
    07977 151 362

    Harrow Aikido Club
    Learn the defensive art of Aikido at Harrow Aikido Club. It is suitable for adults, large or small, male and female and they welcome beginners or people just down to have a look.
    HA1 4UX

    Sebek Kha
    This is the world's original martial art founded in Egypt. Instructor: Dr Ramses Seleem, who has blackbelts in Judo, Karate, Sifu degree in Kung Fu, former head instructor of the Egyptian Karate & Kung Fu Federation. For children 5-10. Beginners welcome.
    Herne Hill
    SE24 9LF
    020 7737 2260

    Physical Arts Ltd
    Personal Tuition and gradings. Yoga, Capoeira, Tai Chi, Aero Kickbox. Fun workouts to music.
    SE1 9LW
    020 7928 3000

    Aikido (Yoshinkan) Dojo
    Aikido martial arts classes available 7 days a week in London.
    07957 418128

    Nam Yang Pugilistic Association
    The UK's authority on the Shaolin Arts of the Fukien Temple including Tiger-Crane Kung Fu, Chinese Kickboxing and the White Crane Soft Art.
    01372 725918

    The Budokwai
    The Budokwai was founded in 1918 and is the oldest Japanese martial arts club in Europe with instruction in the main disciplines of Judo, Karate, Aikido and Jiu-Jitsu. Coaching and instruction for the complete novice to Olympic standard.
    SW10 9SL
    020 7370 1000

    London Fight Factory
    Classes at London Fight Factory include Boxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ), Muay Thai (Thai Boxing) and Mixed Martial Arts (MMA). Situated close to Liverpool Street Station, they also provide personal training and self defence courses.
    Hanbury Street
    E1 5JL
    07944 574046

    Chugarkwon Kung Fu
    Men, women and children from 10 years onwards can excel in this system. At Chugarkwon Academy, abilities are not measured against fellow students, but against past achievements.
    W7 3BE

    T'ai Chi Ch'uan
    Yang Style. Classes in London and Kent.
    01474 852468

    National Wing Chun Academy
    Free 1st month lessons at HQ in central London. Professional Wing Chun (wing tsun) instruction - a sophisticated martial art taught to police, special forces & military units around the world. Relies on Taoistic laws & principles, appeals to men & women.
    EC3R 8EE
    07886 954 009

    Reading Academy
    Authentic Wing Chun & Kali school in Reading Berkshire since 1992 direct lineage of Nino Bernardo Wong Shun Leung. Open daily. Regular training workshops seminars
    Reading, Berkshire
    RG1 8NA
    0118 9788616

    Martial Fitness
    Fully equipped gym especially for martial arts in South West London including boxing, kickboxing, kung-fu with full matting, bags, pads and floor ceiling balls - personal training also available in a secure training environment
    SW15 1SE
    020 8788 2815

    East Sheen Aikido & Kenjutsu
    Aikido and Kenjutsu in SW London (Barnes, Sheen, Mortlake, Kew and Richmond). A softer style of Aikido that remains martially effective. Classical sword (Kashima Shinryu Kenjutsu) also studied. Beginners welcome.
    East Sheen
    020 8876 1697

    The British Academy of Krav Maga
    The British Academy of Krav Maga in St Johns Wood is an official IKMF affiliated club that specialises in self defence martial arts tuition using Krav Maga the Israeli hand to hand combat system as its core curriculum.
    North West London
    07961 090218

    Bujinkan Ninjutsu
    Learn budo/ninjutsu in Central and West London; real martial arts training with an experienced instructor who trains every year in Japan. Instruction for over 16 year olds only.
    WC1H 9PY

    Fighting Fit
    Daily classes and training across SW London for everyone to enjoy the best in martial arts: kung-fu and kickboxing and self defence for men, women and children of all ages and abilities - special tailored programmes and specialist classes also available.
    Tooting - Wimbledon - Kingston - New Maldon - Putney
    SW18 4JE
    020 8715 0463

    Xen-Do Martial Arts
    Xen-Do Martial Arts, at Seymour Leisure Centre Marylebone, offers both private and group kickboxing classes for all ages and levels. Their classes help develop the speed, flexibility, strength and co-ordination of kickboxing. Free trials.
    NW1 8AH
    020 7485 7474

    The T'ai Chi Centre
    Full Yang style syllabus of the BTCCA. Tuition from beginner to advanced, instructor training. Emphasis is on the meditative aspects of T'ai Chi in both solo pratice and partnerwork.
    South London

    Capoeira Canal
    Ca-po-air-a is an opportunity to get fit, develop skills, have fun and feel well in mind, body and spirit. It originated with enslaved Africans in 18th Century Brazil as a fighting dance of rebellion. Today, it is a celebratory fusion of active arts.
    Notting Hill
    W11 2AY
    020 7221 1827

    HED Tae Kwon Do
    Martial arts and self protection training. To improve confidence, lifestyle, or just have a workout with a difference, there are classes to help. Fully qualified tuition to black belt and onwards.
    RG41 2XJ
    0118 979 4273

    Pyramid Martial Arts
    A martial arts club for you whether your looking to increase your fitness, release stress, build confidence, learn effective & practical street defence, meet new friends, have a more positive outlook on life, or want to become the next World Champion.
    Greenwhich - Woolwich - Bromley
    SE18 5NR
    07841 775868

    Leo Wing Chun Chinese Kung Fu Wimbledon
    A highly qualified Wing Chun instructor with over 20 years of Kung Fu experience and has won first place in many competitions in this sport. He is based in London and teaches the traditional Ip Man Wing Chun system.
    74 Haydons Road
    SW19 1HL
    07887 861450

    Chang's Hapkido Academy
    Learn the Korean martial art of Hapkido in Central London. Daytime & evening classes. Everyone welcome.
    EC4Y 0AH
    07951 535876

    Sung Chuan Shaolin Kung Fu
    Sung Chuan is a broad based martial arts system incorporating Shaolin Kung Fu and Chinese kick boxing. The training also emphasises the internal aspects of the art and includes Chi Kung breathing exercises and Tai Chi.
    Biggleswade Recreation Centre
    SG18 8JB
    07793 013420

    Aikido club in north London. Holds aikido and aikijutsu classes.
    W10 4RR

    Carlson Gracie Essex
    A friendly Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and mixed martial arts team based in Colchester, headed by Carlson Gracie and brown belt Alain Pozo. Free introductory lesson, complete beginners welcome.
    CO1 2TW
    07792 309860

    Mountain River Tai Chi
    Yang family (Hong Kong) style Tai Chi Chuan classes in West London. For relaxation, stress reduction, fitness and Self Defense. A journey back into an orthodox, oriental system that has fascinated millions but which few cultivate. A chance to be someone.
    Chiswick - Richmond
    W4 4DN

    UCLU Jitsu Club
    Practical self-defence in a safe environment. Doing jitsu is a great way to get fit and learn to look after yourself. New people are welcome all year round, attend any time for a free first session.
    W1T 4QB

    Mei Chuan Academy of Tai Chi
    For over 10 years they have developed a warm and friendly atmosphere, and helpful, experienced teachers, in their many branches located in London. They teach all aspects of Yang Style Tai Chi to a mixed and good-humoured group of students.

    Choi Kwang-Do Richmond
    Non-competitive, practical form of street self defence. Scientifically designed techniques. Suitable for all ages & all abilities. Classes held each Tuesday and Thursday evening at Holy Trinity C.E. Primary School, Carrington Rd, Richmond.
    Richmond, Surrey
    TW10 5AA
    07949 574142

    Taoist Tai Chi Society
    Visit regional or national Taoist Tai Chi websites
    01206 576167

    Diesel Gyms
    Friendly East London Thai boxing fitness class run by women for women. Boost your fitness, strength and confidence and burn 600 calories an hour. All levels welcome from beginner to fight standard
    E1W 3HB
    07765 516899

    The Mei Quan Academy
    Tai Chi beginners courses, Holborn, Central London. Beginners classes in Tai Chi (Taiji) and Qi Gong (Chi Kung)in 20+ branches across London. Professional, well-supervised teachers and a supportive atmosphere.
    WC1N 3QW
    07771 655 569

    Aikido Dojo London
    Study Aikido in North and West London, friendly atmosphere all levels welcome. Professional instructor with 20 yrs experience including full time study in Japan at the Founder of Aikido's school under the strict guidence of the late Morihiro Saito Sensei.
    Hornsey - Highgate - Acton
    0753 360 5858

    Kung Fu Schools (Croydon)
    Full time Kung Fu school with a highly trained professional team of martial arts instructors available to give you self defence training to suit your needs
    Redhill - Carshalton - Purley
    0800 197 4660

    Martial Arts South East
    Martial arts and fitness schools throughout London, Kent, Sussex and East Sussex with free taster classes for adults and children. Improve fitness, build confidence, learn self defence and have fun in a safe friendly environment
    Bromley - Tunbridge Wells - Orpington - Brighton - Ashford - Greenwich - Horsham
    BR2 0EG
    07834 077372

    Qi Kwan Do - Watford
    Qi Kwan Do Blackbelt Schools Academy in Watford is a leading martial arts / self defence academy offering a range of training for men women and children even the whole family.
    WD17 2RT
    07727 639 180

    London's martial arts centre and the Hidden Gym
    SE1 2EN
    020 7403 5979

    Chi Combat System
    A modern martial art that combines fitness-fun with a number of several selected martial arts styles, suitable for all ages and all levels of fitness. Get a good all round cardiovascular workout and learn effective self defence techniques.
    Raynes Park - Wimbledon
    SW20 0DE
    07748 426272

    Ajc-Taichi Martial Arts & Health
    Tai chi and qigong training 1-2-1 in a relaxed and calm environment, also group lessons as well.
    07833 365160

    London Aikido Dojo
    Martial arts based in South East London, Aikido classes for men, women and children of all ages in SE16 and SE1. Beginners welcome
    South East London
    07956 313144

    Chi Combat System
    Chi Combat System is a well rounded, efficient and direct martial art suitable for the whole family and the experienced practitioner. Learn martial arts the Chi Combat way and find out how it can help you.
    CR9 7AL

    Paragon Martial Arts
    Martial arts online shop
    0870 760 6618

    South London Wing Chun Martial Arts Club
    The club is a member of the Samuel Kwok Wing Chun martial arts association and is dedicated to teaching traditional Ip Man Wing Chun as taught by grandmaster Samuel Kwok.
    SW12 9AH
    07852 721913

    MMA Exposed
    MMA Exposed is a London based company hosting mixed martial arts classes in Brixton, Wimbledon, Clapham, Balham and in London parks, also delivering professional and safe kickboxing fitness classes.
    Clapham Common South Side
    SW4 9BL
    07807 161183

    Chi Clinic, The
    Chi-Do teaches self defence to instructor level, Aikido, Karate and Judo. Tai Chi, Chi Kung and applications to 3rd dan in the advanced Martial arts.
    North Cheam
    SM3 8LJ
    020 8641 3756

    Mei Quan Academy of Taiji - Stoke Newington
    North London classes. They teach all aspects of Yang Style Taiji & Qi Gong to a mixed and good-humoured group of students. Private lessons, group classes, workshops, children's sessions.
    N16 7UE
    07982 716981

    Bytomic Tae Kwon Do
    Martial arts club with over 25 schools in the South East of England. They pride themselves in having professionally run, successful, safe and popular classes catering for people from all walks of life and all ages (5 to 65yrs) fit or unfit.
    01844 281888

    Kamon Wing Chun Kung-Fu
    One of the fastest growing martial arts, Wing Chun is characterised by its simultaneous attack and defences, incorporating punches, palms, chops, elbows and low to mid-section kicks
    Covent Garden

    Toughen Up
    Professional tuition by an experienced, qualified and insured martial arts instructor, advanced boxercise trainer, boxercise kick trainer, MMA fitness instructor, personal fitness trainer delivering classes and 1-2-1 sessions in North London and Enfield.
    EN1 1YQ
    07525 414756

    Fujian White Crane Kung Fu
    FWC Kung fu classes involve strength, flexibility, fitness & practising martial techniques. You don't have to be fit when you join. You will be guided to progress at a rate appropriate to your present state of health. The classes are for adults only.
    London North West
    07957 261 417

    SAS Martial Arts Academy
    Wing Chun is renowned for its explosive, short-range techniques. Keep fit, have fun, learn something that may one day save your life. Beginners classes have a strong focus on fitness, coordination and street self defence aspects.
    NW5 1LP
    020 7267 9000

    PKA Kickboxing
    A fighting method derived from boxing and traditional Martial Arts. Classes open to all age groups. Great cardio-vascular workout, improved flexibility, speed, power, awareness and the ability to defend yourself.
    Chiswick, London - Guildford, Surrey
    07779 593 335

    Central Wing Chun
    Martial arts lessons in London. Group classes or private martial arts tuition available.
    E1W 1YW
    07546 016381

    Chi Combat System
    A martial arts school with experienced instructors who will welcome you to training which combines karate, kickboxing, judo and jiu-jitsu for enhanced health, self defence capabilities and confidence whilst learning in a family friendly environment.
    Sutton, Surrey
    SM1 3HH
    020 8646 5551

    KB Kung Fu
    Learn Lau Gar kung fu in a fun and friendly environment
    Tottenham Ct Rd
    020 8527 3095

    Kenpo Taiji Association
    Finchley North London martial arts - learn street defence skills, improve your health and increase your spiritual awareness.
    Finchley Central
    N3 1TU
    07540 388 952

    The Tai Ji Circle
    Chen Tai Ji, Qi Gong, Gong Fu and Tui Na massage. Teaches traditional Chinese arts for relaxation, health and fitness. Classes, workshops, private tuition, teacher training, beginners to advanced levels.
    07921 65848

    Choi Kwand-Do
    Health, self-defence and personal success. Easy, safe, perfect for the whole family.
    Raynes Park - Morden
    020 8287 0175

    Choi Kwang Do
    Learn Self Defence with an internationally acclaimed instructor in South London and Surrey. Adults or children.
    SM4 6AQ
    020 8646 5551

    Barnet Judo
    After 25 years Lyonsdown Judo Club has opened a new dojo in Finchley and has changed it's name to Barnet Judo to reflect that it covers the whole Barnet area. Coaching is lead by former BJC champion Simon Mazzullo (6th dan).
    Finchley, North London
    N12 8TA
    020 8441 5579

    Aikido of London
    Aikido for men and women, martial arts taught in central London. Beginners welcome.
    Old Street
    EC1Y 0TJ

    Wing Chun School
    Martial arts for the purpose of self defence, health and vitality, based on the Yip Man Wing Chun Kung Fu system through the lineage direct from Grand Master Yip Ching. Schools in Central and Greater London, Hertfordshire and Norway.
    W1F 7BR
    020 8220 3981

    UK Wing Chun Asso North London Academy
    A fully equipped martial art studio that specialises in Wing Chun Kung Fu and Self-defence training. Open daily, they offer regular beginners classes and specialised fitness & conditioning training.
    N14 4JN

    K-O Kickboxing and Muay Thai
    Discover the martial art of Muay Thai for sport, training and a way of life with classes across London, group sessions and private instruction.
    E2 9RU
    020 7729 8622

    Shaolin Boxing Centre
    A complete system which equips students for the fitness and self defence challenges of today. All levels and ages are welcome to challenging and fun packed classes
    Elstree, Hertfordshire
    WD6 3AJ
    01923 858122

    Black Eagle Martial Arts
    A full range of martial arts weapons and equipment, martial arts shoes and martial arts training equipment for Taekwondo, mixed martial arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kung Fu, Capoeira, Ninjutsu.
    02392 200466

    Re-Vitalise T'ai Chi
    Traditional T'ai Chi weekend breaks, retreats and training
    Stevenage, Hertfordshire
    08000 191 635

    Blitz Sport
    Leading martial arts suppliers - wide range of martial arts equipment and clothing for all disciplines: Karate, Judo, Taekwondo, MMA, Boxing, Kung Fu, Muay Thai, Ninja and more. Extensive range of weapons, books and dvds, online and instore.
    Royal Arsenal, London
    SE18 6SR
    020 8317 8280

    Shinmei-kan Dojo
    At Shinmei-kan Dojo we practise aikikai style aikido, also known as traditional or Ueshiba aikido, after the founder, Morihei Ueshiba.
    020 8996 9099