Martial Arts – Winter

Aikido is a modern Japanese martial art based on the principle of non-conflict. In Aikido, one uses powerful, circular movements to blend with an opponent’s attack and redirect the attack into a throw or immobilization, bringing the conflict to a peaceful resolution.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Aikido Mon/Wed/
Fri
7:00AM - 8:55AM Jan 9 Apr 28 45 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 13,
Apr 14,
Apr 17
Jan 9, Jan 11,
Jan 13
$196.00 N/A $217.00 $248.00 Feb 3
67174 N/A 67176 67178

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is a realistic, hands-on martial art that allows any person to control a larger opponent in a real life confrontation using clinches, takedowns, holds, and submissions.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Sat 12:30PM - 2:00PM Jan 14 Apr 29 14 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 11,
Apr 15
Jan 14 $136.00 N/A $151.00 $165.00 Feb 3
67251 N/A 67253 67255

Hapkido is a ruthlessly effective means of self-defence. It uses all ranges and methods of technique, including throws, kicks and punches, nerve and pressure point attacks, joint locks and the use of both formal and improvised weapons.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Hapkido Tue/Thu 7:30PM - 8:55PM Jan 10 Apr 27 32 sessions SRC Dojo NA Jan 10,
Jan 12
$235.00 N/A $252.00 $286.00 Feb 3
67198 N/A 67200 67202

Iaido is the traditional Japanese martial art focused on the method of drawing and cutting with the Samurai sword. This class focuses on the development of mental discipline through control of body and sword movements. Forms, or waza, are performed individually or against an imagined opponent.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Iaido Tue
Sat
6:30PM - 7:55PM
9:30AM - 11:30AM
Jan 10 Apr 29 30 sessions SRC Studio Feb 11,
Apr 15
Jan 10,
Jan 14
$181.00 N/A $206.00 $224.00 Feb 3
67243 N/A 67245 67247

Classical Ju Jutsu is the close-quarter combat system developed over the centuries by Japanese warriors. Emphasis is on grappling techniques, but also includes striking, and the use of a variety of classical weapons such as the sword, dagger, and staff.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Ju Jutsu Mon/Wed
Sat
6:00PM - 7:25PM
11:00AM - 12:30PM
Jan 9 Apr 29 44 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 11,
Feb 13,
Apr 15,
Apr 17
Jan 9,
Jan 11,
Jan 14
$254.00 N/A $282.00 $307.00 Feb 3
67256 N/A 67258 67260

Perhaps the roughest of the martial arts, Judo is a dynamic combat sport that requires both physical power and mental discipline. This class utilizes techniques such as throws and holds to subdue the opponent while teaching maximum efficiency with minimal effort. UBC Recreation Judo instructors are Judo Canada and NCCP (National Coaching Certification Program) certified. Beginners are Welcome!

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Judo Mon/Wed 7:30PM - 8:55PM Jan 9 Apr 26 30 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 13,
Apr 17
Jan 9,
Jan 11
$221.00 N/A $236.00 $268.00 Feb 3
67262 N/A 67264 67266

Krav Maga is a modern and effective Israeli Self Defense System designed for men and women of all sizes. Two multi-black belt instructors (female and male) empower participants through real-life scenarios, escape, diffusion, and counter attacks. Build confidence, keep fit and develop life skills including street proofing from weapons, multi-attacker and more! Register separately for Monday or Wednesday (or both for extra practice). Learn more at www.hitandrunselfdefense.com

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Krav Maga Self Defense Mon 4:30PM - 5:45PM Jan 9 Apr 24 14 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 13,
Apr 17
Jan 9 $143.00 N/A $158.00 $165.00 Feb 3
67277 N/A 67281 67285
Krav Maga Self Defense Wed 4:30PM - 5:45PM Jan 11 Apr 26 16 sessions SRC Dojo NA Jan 11 $164.00 N/A $181.00 $189.00 Feb 3
67278 N/A 67282 67286

Muay Thai combat focuses more on the martial art and is characterized by the combined use of fists, elbows, knees, shins and feet to strike and hold the opponent for offensive and defensive purposes. UBC Recreation Mauy Thai is completely safe and open to students of all levels.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Muay Thai Fri 6:00PM - 6:55PM Jan 13 Apr 28 15 sessions SRC Dojo Apr 14 Jan 13 $114.00 N/A $126.00 $142.00 Feb 3
67313 N/A 67314 67315

Goju ryu karate relies on both hard and soft techniques and blends linear and circular movements. A variety of punches, kicks, open-handed, and closed-handed techniques are used as well as close-in techniques like takedowns and locks. Goju ryu techniques do not rely solely on strength and work well for any age, size, and gender. All experience levels welcome.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Nihon Goju Karate Thu
Sun
6:00PM - 7:25PM
11:30AM - 1:30PM
Jan 12 Apr 30 30 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 12,
Apr 16
Jan 12,
Jan 15
$202.00 N/A $217.00 $244.00 Feb 3
67470 N/A 67469 67468
Nihon Goju Karate Thu 6:00PM - 7:25PM Jan 12 Apr 27 16 sessions SRC Dojo NA Jan 12 $120.00 N/A $129.00 $144.00 Feb 3
67316 N/A 67322 67328
Nihon Goju Karate Sun 11:30AM - 1:30PM Jan 15 Apr 30 14 sessions SRC Dojo Feb 12,
Apr 16
Jan 15 $96.00 N/A $103.00 $110.00 Feb 3
67318 N/A 67324 67330

Shotokan Karate is a widely popular form of karate involving punches, kicks, blocks, forms, and sparring. Initially, classes are geared to beginner students, with more advanced lessons being introduced as the classes progress.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Shotokan Karate Wed
Sat
7:30PM - 9:15PM
11:30AM - 1:15PM
Jan 11 Apr 29 30 sessions SRC Studio Feb 11,
Apr 15
Jan 11, Jan 14 $213.00 N/A $236.00 $268.00 Feb 3
67341 N/A 67343 67345

Tae Kwon Do is a modern Korean martial art characterized by high and fast spinning kicks. These classes involve stretching, forms, a cardio workout, and culminate in sparring.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Tae Kwon Do - Cancelled Mon/Thu 8:30PM - 9:45PM Jan 9 Apr 27 30 sessions SRC Studio Feb 13,
Apr 17
Jan 9, Jan 12 $202.00 N/A $217.00 $254.00 Jan 15
67354 N/A 67355 67356

Tai Chi Chuan is a method of health and self development that utilizes graceful and holistic movements to bring the entire person to their own highest potential. This is done by applying the movements into self defense applications that require precise breathing, alignment, and mental focus.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Tai Chi Chuan - Cancelled Tue 12:05PM - 12:55PM Jan 10 Apr 25 16 sessions SRC Dojo NA Jan 10 $71.00 N/A $80.00 $88.00 Jan 15
67441 N/A 67440 67439
Tai Chi Chuan Fri 12:05PM - 12:55PM Jan 13 Apr 28 15 sessions SRC Dojo Apr 14 Jan 13 $67.00 N/A $75.00 $83.00 Feb 3
67357 N/A 67358 67359

Workshop

Street and bully-proof with this popular self-defense workshop. Class includes exciting demos by 2 multi-black belt instructors (female and male), interaction, and theory. Learn how not to be chosen as a victim and how to execute key self-defense strategy.

Class Day(s) Times Start End Sessions Location No Class(es) Free Class(es) UBC Student CSC / UNA Staff / Faculty Public Register by
Self-Defense Workshop Saturday 2:00PM - 4:00PM Mar 11 Mar 11 1 session SRC Studio N/A $45.00 N/A $55.00 $65.00 Mar 04
67712 N/A 67710 67708