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Martial Arts

Look for Fall Program details mid August.  Below is an example of Martial Art styles we may offer again.

Whether you're new to martial arts and looking to learn a new skill or continue your training here at the University of Guelph, our talented instructors will demonstrate the skills for each in a safe and inclusive manner. 

Below Activities require registration & fees apply (other than Women's Self Defense Workshop which is open to everyone).  Do I need a Membership?  Click here to find out. 

Muay Thai - Open

Thailand's national sport of Muay Thai is a full contact ring sport in which competitors use fists, feet, elbows & knees to strike their opponents. Training is conducted in a safe & inclusive manner, providing challenges for all ability levels. Participants should be in good physical condition & must have their own hand wraps and mouth guard, with both being available to purchase at Client Services. *Registration ends 2 days prior to start date.

Activity Details

Currently not offered

Muay Thai - Women's Only

Thailand's national sport of Muay Thai is a full contact ring sport in which competitors use fists, feet, elbows & knees to strike their opponents. Training is conducted in a safe & inclusive manner, providing challenges for all ability levels. Participants should be in good physical condition & must have their own hand wraps and mouth guard, with both being available to purchase at Client Services. This program is for Women only. *Registration ends 2 days prior to start date.

Activity Details

Currently not offered

Tae Kwon Do

Tae Kwon Do (also known as Taekwondo) is the art of self defense that originated in Korea. It is recognized as one of the oldest forms of martial arts in the world, reaching back over 2,000 years. The name was selected for its appropriate description of the art: Tae (foot), Kwon (hand), Do (art). This course accommodates all skill levels. Grading opportunities are offered at the end of each semester.

Activity Details

Currently not offered

Women's Self Defense Workshop

Join us for a women's self-defense VIRTUAL workshop taught by Gemma Sheehan from Girls Who Fight! Gemma is a former MMA fighter with over 14 years of experience training and competing in Mixed Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Kickboxing. In this virtual workshop we will be learning essential self-defense techniques, including grab defense, choke defense, defending strikes, and more. We will also be learning strategies that will help women to feel confident and knowledgeable/powerful when out on their own.

Activity Details

Currently not offered

Muay Thai - Open

Muay Thai - Open
Women's Self Defense Workshop
Women's Muay Thai
Tae Kwon Do
Muay Thai - Open
Women's Self Defense Workshop
Women's Muay Thai
Tae Kwon Do
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