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Welcome

Welcome to the Festival Martial Arts website. Festival Martial Arts is a community martial arts club part funded by a Connexus community grant which runs every Thursday during term time at Clehonger Village Hall in Clehonger near Hereford. The martial arts styles taught are mixed martial arts (M.M.A.), Kali/Escrima and Freestyle Kickboxing. We are also a licenced Skillz martial arts school and a member of the World United Martial Arts Federation (W.U.M.A.). Festival Martial Arts moved from Cheltenham  racecourse to Clehonger Village Hall in March 2017.

CLASSES ARE GETTING BUSY. PLEASE EITHER CONTACT US ABOUT CLASSES OR BOOK CLASSES USING THE LINK FURTHER DOWN ON THIS PAGE TO AVOID DISAPPOINTMENT IF THE REQUIRED CLASSES ARE FULL If YOU TURN UP ON SPEC.

 

Phased return to martial arts

Please be aware as we return to martial arts we are still subject to COVID-19 protocols and restrictions.  We are running with the phased return to training as outlined in the Kickboxing England return to training plan as agreed by Sport England and the British government.

The phased return runs from phase 0 to phase 3. We are currently at PHASE 3.

PHASE 0: exercise & gym workouts, line work, bag work, forms

PHASE 1: pad work (with PPE indoors), partner training drills

PHASE 2: pad work (no PPE indoors), sparring, clinch work, grappling

PHASE 3: competition

COVID-19 Safety Protocols

Class Times

WHILE THE PHASED RETURN FROM LOCKDOWN MEANS THINGS ARE NEARLY BACK TO NORMAL WE ARE STILL RUNNING WITH THE GOVERNMENT AND NHS TRACK AND TRACE SCHEME. 

IF YOU WISH TO PREBOOK A CLASS PLEASE PREBOOK HERE:

https://bespeak.netlify.app/

(Enter Mat Thornhill  in the instructor box)

 

Class times are:

17:00 Core Skillz ages 7 to 9 

18:00 Family Skillz ages 6 to adult 

19:00 Extreme Skillz ages 10 to 14 

20:00 Cardio Kickboxing ages 13 plus 

21:00 Elite Skillz ages 15 plus