Olympic Martial Arts Academy in Richmond
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Learning Judo is an excellent hobby for children and adults alike. Here at The Judo Factory in Richmond, we have classes that are ideal for everyone from absolute beginners to experienced martial artists looking to hone their skills. Contact us today for more information.
WHY CHOOSE THE JUDO FACTORY?
Judo is an Olympic sport that is popular with millions of people around the world. Founded by Jigoro Kano in 1882, judo translates as ‘the gentle way’. Judo is a great way to stay physically fit and improve mental strength. It can help children to develop self-confidence and self-esteem and it is more than just sport. It is a way of life.
Free trial class for kiddies 5-7 years
Discover the basics of Judo, including breakfalls, while engaging in playful animal movements. The emphasis is on building body awareness and instilling discipline through a blend of gymnastics and fundamental Judo techniques. This program not only fosters strength and fitness but also introduces kids to the exciting world of martial arts in a fun and age-appropriate manner.
17:45 – 18:30
Free trial class for juniors 8-10 years
Open to all skill levels, from beginners to advanced students. Participants will develop the skills to move, throw, and execute holds using a variety of techniques. Engaging in enjoyable exercises and drills, students not only enhance their understanding of Judo but also get introduced to the competitive aspect of the sport. As they advance, emphasis is placed on fostering focus and discipline, contributing to both skill development and personal growth.
18:30 – 19:15
Free trial class for 11-14 years
We recognize the multifaceted challenges these youngsters face, including school, friendships, and various stresses. The primary goal is to provide an engaging and healthy environment where children can channel their stress effectively. Participants will not only learn the art of executing Judo techniques and building physical strength but, more importantly, they will develop the crucial skills of emotional control and harnessing their strength in a positive and constructive manner.
19:15 – 20:15
Free trial class for Teens & Adults
Enhance your fitness and strength while acquiring new skills. Develop a heightened awareness of your body, master safe falling techniques, and gain the ability to take control of opponents by breaking their balance and executing throws. Boost your coordination and flexibility through engaging sessions. Whether you’re pursuing Judo as a hobby or aspiring to become a national champion, everyone is welcome to join and experience the benefits of this empowering session.
Teens and Adults
Monday | Thursday
20:30 – 21:30
Getting started is very simple
Book a trial class for your desired day and start your Martial Arts Journey!