NEENAH-MENASHA YMCA - MARTIAL ARTS PROGRAMS

The Y's Martial Arts programs are offered for both kids and adults, and to all ability levels from beginner to advanced. Learn how to defend yourself while enjoying a great workout in a fun group setting. Click the program name below and REGISTER TODAY! 

JUDO (AGES 6 YEARS-ADULT): Judo is best described as a special martial art, derived from Jujitsu, with similarities to wrestling with its throws and pins. It is an Olympic sport, an art, a discipline, a recreation and fitness program, a means of self-defense, and a way of life. Instructor Mehdi Mohammadian is an 8th degree Black Belt, and member of the Martial Arts Hall of Fame. Junior, Family and Adult classes are available.

  • JR. JUDO BEGINNERS (AGES 6-13 YEARS): This 75-minute class is the introductory class for individuals who wish to start a judo training program. 
  • JR. JUDO ADVANCED (AGES 6-13 YEARS): This class is the next junior level class for individuals who wish to continue to refine their judo skills. Participants must test out of the Beginner Class to participate.
  • JR. JUDO COMBO (AGES 6-13 YEARS): This class is for advanced students who have been approved by the instructors for extra mat time. 
  • FAMILY JUDO BEGINNERS (AGES 6 YEARS-ADULT): This is the introductory class for families who wish to start a judo training program. Family Judo Beginners pricing includes 3 people (one parent and 2 children or 2 parents and one child). Click HERE to register additional people. 
  • FAMILY JUDO ADVANCED (AGES 6 YEARS-ADULT): This class is the next level class for families who wish to continue to refine their judo skills. TFamily Judo Advanced pricing includes 3 people (one parent and 2 children or 2 parents and one child). Click HERE to register additional people.
  • FAMILY JUDO COMBO (AGES 6 YEARS-ADULT): This is for advanced students who have been approved by the instructors for extra mat time. Family Judo Combo pricing also includes 3 people (one parent and 2 children or 2 parents and one child). Click HERE to register additional people.
  • ADULT JUDO BEGINNERS (AGES 13 YEARS-ADULT): This 90-minute adult introductory class is for individuals who wish to start a judo training program. 
  • ADULT JUDO ADVANCED (AGES 13 YEARS-ADULT): This class is the next adult level class for individuals who wish to continue to refine their judo skills. Participants must test out of the Beginner Class to participate
  • ADULT JUDO COMBO (AGES 13 YEARS-ADULT): This class is for advanced students who have been approved by the instructors for extra mat time.

MARTIAL ARTS BEGINNER (AGES 7 YEARS-ADULT):  This 45-minute class is the introductory class for individuals and families who wish to start a martial arts training program. Participants will learn the basic skills required in Karate, Tae Kwon Do and Ju-jutsu that are fundamental to all future skill development. Family pricing includes 3 people (one parent and 2 children or 2 parents and 1 child). 

MARTIAL ARTS ADVANCED (AGES 7 YEARS-ADULT): This advanced class is for individuals and families. The participants will learn advanced skills in Karate, Tae Kwon Do and Jujitsu that are required to reach the Black Belt Level. Participants must test out of the Beginner Class to participate. Family pricing includes 3 people (one parent and 2 children or 2 parents and 1 child).