Best Martial Arts in Edinburgh

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9 Duke Street, Edinburgh EH6 8HG Directions

Since 1975

Muay Thai, Combat submission wrestling, Mixed Martial Arts, Savate, Western boxing, kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kali-Eskrima-Kuntao-Silat, Jun Fan Gung Fu, Jeet Kune Do, the Filipino martial arts, Silat & Shoot wrestling

Whether you are already an advanced martial artist or perhaps a complete beginner, Rick Young's Black Belt Academy has classes to suit all. Rick Young has been studying martial arts for over 40 years. Some of the countries Rick has trained and coached at include Australia, USA, Brazil, Japan, India, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, Poland, France & all over the United Kingdom. He has been featured in numerous martial arts publications including Martial arts illustrated, Combat, Grappling, Fighters and Fighting arts internationally. For unlimited classes per week, the cost is £60 per calendar month. Gives 2 free lessons in courtesy to make sure you feel comfortable and confident in their academy.

Price: Starts from £30 (1 class per week)

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Mon 7:00 am - 8:00 am
|6:00 pm - 9:15 pm
Tue & Thu 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
|4:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Wed 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
|6:15 pm - 9:15 pm
Fri 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
|5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 1:30 pm
Sun 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

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82 Jane Street, Edinburgh EH6 5HG Directions

Kids and Adults Classes, Black Belt Club, Kids Weapons Class, Pressure Point Striking, Blocking and Parrying, Grappling Defense, Wrestling, Fundamental and Advanced Kicks, Ground Fighting, Self Defence, Falling and Acrobatics, Traditional Korean Weapons, Joint Lock, Restraining Methods, Hand and Leg Training, Body Conditioning & Agility Techniques

'Kuk Sool Won' is a family-based Korean national martial art based in Jane St Leith and the mariner centre Falkirk. Classes available for all the family starting from age 4. Master Donald is the highest-ranked Scottish Instructor, he has been dedicated to changing people for the better by teaching, supporting and motivating them in all areas of health and fitness for over 25 years. Call them today, and they will book you in for two free trial one to one personal sessions, with their expertly trained instructors. Kuk Sool Won will design you a program that suits your individual needs.

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Unit 3, West Shore Business Centre, 15 Long Craig Rigg, Edinburgh EH5 1QT Directions

Since 2011

Health and Fitness, Cardio and Combat Training, Sparring, Self Defence, Karate, Lil’ Dragons, Wolfcubs, Competitive, Junior & Adults Kickboxing Classes

Wolfpack Martial Arts is a friendly club based in Scotland’s capital that teaches Kickboxing and has been going for over 7 years. The school are currently based in Granton, Edinburgh and has several different classes for ages 3 onwards, with all abilities welcome. Whether you’re a seasoned kickboxing expert, just starting or want your child to learn a disciplined sport, please get in touch and they’ll be happy to talk. Get a free trial session now.

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Open 24 Hours

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