How do I start?
Come to Forge training Centre at 1880 London Line, Sarnia Ontario and see if our facility is right for you. Coaches will determine your level of experience and fitness and get you on the road to improved health and mental well being.
How much does it cost?
We offer a a variety of options when it comes to pricing, from drop-ins to student and family plans. Click Here for pricing details.
How long would it take for me to be able to fight?
Everyone progresses at a different rate. Most people require 3 to 4 years of training before they are ready for their first fight, exceptional athletes may be ready sooner. Most people who train have no intention of competing in an MMA fight or any other type of combat sport.
Proper training will give men, women, and children the ability to defend themselves and live their lives free of physical intimidation. After this goal is reached the individual can pursue competition goals (mma, bjj, kickboxing, etc), or continue to train for fitness and enjoyment.
Will there be any sparring in Kickboxing class?
There will be no sparring in any of the kickboxing classes. When a student has displayed technical proficiency and a mature attitude in class, the instructors may allow them to attend a separate sparring class.
What is Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (BJJ)?
Brazilian jiu-jitsu is a martial art and combat sport that teaches a smaller person how to defend themself against a larger adversary by using leverage and proper technique. The Gracie family, the founders of BJJ, modified judo and traditional Japanese jujutsu to create the art.
Is it safe for kids?
Brazilian jiu jitsu is the ideal martial art to teach children. A full fighting system that will teach your child how to deal with an aggressor.
If your child is invested in other sports (hockey, baseball, soccer, etc), they may be subject to physical intimidation. Additional self defense training will allow your child to compete with the knowledge that they can defend themselves if bullied on the field of play.
Do you offer private lessons (one on one) and personal training?
Private training is an option for those looking to accelerate the learning process and/or accommodate those less comfortable in a class environment. Contact us for pricing information on private lessons in Brazilian jiu-jitsu, kickboxing, and strength and conditioning.