• 1st Degree All Requirements Time Requirements: 2-4 years Those who will test sooner demonstrate An exemplification of all Conduct Concepts in their training and wider lifeAn engagement with the activities and ideas found in the Homework BindersProficiency in and recall of all previous Color Belt curriculumA consistent record of attendance, both at regular classes and at special school events (tournaments, seminars, demos, etc.)A dedication to assistant teaching from at least Brown [...]

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    Adapting to COVID-19 Ready to sign up? Contact us below! The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted many businesses and many lives. In a lot of cases it has been a significant disruption to our way of life. If you've noticed our logo, here at Wisconsin Martial Arts & Fitness Center we embody the scorpion and what it represents. Our blended system of martial arts is adaptable and balanced. In relation to COVID-19, our practices are also adaptable and balanced to facilitate [...]

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    Last week, Head Instructor Charles Dean visited Lindbergh Elementary's school assembly! He covered important social topics such as: 3 Types of BullyingVerbal de-escalation3 Ts of Self Defense And self defense techniques: Top blockClinchingTwo hand standing choke defenseTrap and roll The assembly ended with TWO, 1-month scholarships! These were given to students who could answer the questions on types of bullying and Ts of self defense, and demonstrate the self defense that [...]

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    Our Instructor Dean had the opportunity to promote and showcase WI-MAFC in front of the Meridian Group Annual Conference. With over 180 people in attendance, Instructor Dean was able to keep the event engaging, positive, and gave its attendees confidence! Thank you Instructor Dean, for your outstanding work!

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    Our tournament this year was an amazing success highlighting the skills of our Black Belts, and showcasing the abilities of our Adaptive students. Thank you everyone who participated.  It takes a lot of courage to stand up in front of your family and peers! Check out some of our photos from the event! Portal not loading?  Click here to view!

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    Letter of Appreciation from Cherokee Middle School

    Kind words from Karin Strickon, an Occupational Therapist of Cherokee Middle School.  At WI-MAFC we strive to contribute and be a positive part of our community wherever we are able! Thank you, Mr. Dean for leading by example!

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    Judo

    27 Dec 2018 | Fullwidth Services

    Judo is a tremendous and dynamic sport that demands both physical prowess and great mental discipline. From a standing position, it involves techniques that allow you to lift and throw your opponents onto their backs. On the ground, it includes techniques that allow you to pin your opponent’s down to the ground, control them, and apply various chokeholds or joint locks until submission. Coach Altgilbers is the main instructor at Midwest Jiu Jitsu Academy, and coach to Instructor [...]

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    Testimonial from Capitol Centre Apartments!

    In early November, Instructor Dean and members of the adaptive martial arts class gave a demonstration to the staff and tenets of Capitol Centre Apartments.  Maggie Brozek, the Service Coordinator took the time to write us this thoughtful letter. Thank you, Maggie!  We appreciate your kind words, and look forward to 2019!

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    Class Schedules

    1 Nov 2018 | Fullwidth

    This page outlines the weekly schedules for both WI-MAFC North and WI-MAFC West.  Use the date picker or PREVIOUS/NEXT buttons to check out our schedule for the new year! Looking for events?  Click here to see our Events Calendar!607 N Sherman Ave. Madison, WI 53704 [maonrails-schedule gym="AbvvA"]6714 A Odana Rd. Madison, WI 53719 [maonrails-schedule gym="l7XeA"]

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    Read our full story here!  https://www.nbc15.com/content/news/Local-partnership-teaches-kids-martial-arts-540499361.htmlAt WI-MAFC we take pride in our community, and are always looking to give back. Our 8-week summer programs with the Goodman Center and the Boys & Girls Club provide kids with fundamentals from our self defense and character development programs. During these programs kids learn: Non-percussive self defense effective de-escalation [...]

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