At Exeter Martial Arts we have probably the largest selection of combat sports under one roof in the south west with a super experienced instructor team for each of the individual disciplines. We teach thriving classes in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, JTX Kickboxing, Muay Thai and Judo. We have members who just enjoy the training for fitness, to make friends or just for fun, as well as some who join our successful competition teams to reach personal ambitions and goals. In the words of the great Don Draeger these classes are about ‘self perfection’. We will help hone your skills to become the best you can be, whether your ambition is to get fit and have fun, or to become a member of our MMA fighting team.
Wrestling is a combat sport involving grappling type techniques such as clinch fighting, throws and takedowns, joint locks, pins and other grappling holds.
Boxing, termed the sweet science by Muhammad Ali is a martial art and combat sport in which two
people throw punches at each other with gloved hands
Muay Thai, also known as the science of eight limbs, is a martial art originating in Thailand which focuses on the use of fists and feet as well as elbows and knees.
MIXED MARTIAL ARTS
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is a full-contact combat sport that allows a wide variety of fighting techniques and skills, from a mixture of martial arts - traditional and combat sports.
Judo is a great combat sport with a high popularity status across the globe. It has achieved Olympic recognition and become one of the most popular martial arts in the world!
JTX KICK BOXING
Kick Boxing is a hybrid combat sport which draws on techniques from several preceding martial arts
and combat sports, such as Karate, Muay Thai, Savate, Western Boxing,
BRAZILIAN JIU JITSU
Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, often likened to human chess, is as much a battle of wits as it is a battle of the
bodies - techniques rely on leverage, superior body positioning and intelligent movement
Our highly qualified instructors welcome new members, so if you’re not sure if combat sports at EMA is for you, why not come along and give it a try?
We offer a free no commitment taster session to anyone keen to get involved in our fantastic gym.