Pine Forest Martial Arts
5129 Hwy 28 East
Pineville, LA 71360
All Classes Promote:
Safety Awareness, Self Discipline, Physical Fitness, Self Confidence, Respect, Coordination, Setting & Achieving Goals.
Ti' Gators - Ti' (tē), “little”,Gators is a Karate and Self-defense program for younger kids. Ti’ Gators focuses on improving a child’s coordination, balance, strength, flexibility, health, mind, behavior and self-confidence by teaching basics in Karate, Tumbling, and Escape techniques using age appropriate drills and games. Students also earn recognition for the skills they achieve as they are prepared for eventually entering the Youth Karate class.
Open to Boys and Girls Ages 5 to 6 years
Okinawan Karate - Okinawan Shorin-Ryu Kenshin Kan Karate is a very traditional style of karate that comes from Grandmaster Fusei Kise. It is taught with real life application for today's world rather then tournament style. Our karate focuses on safety awareness, self-discipline, self-confidence, coordination, respect, physical fitness, and setting goals, all while students learn empty hand karate and kobudo (weapons), tumbling, kata (forms), tuite (self-defense/grappling), bag work, one steps, kick drills, and change body. Our Youth Karate class also includes a Bully Proof defense program.
Karate classes also include the study of Kobudo (ancient Okinawan weapons) and Tuite (Okinawan grappling). To find out more about our karate click here.
Youth Karate Open to Boys and Girls ages 7 yrs & Up; Adult Karate Open to Men and Women ages 16 yrs & Up
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Classes:
BJJ - This class promotes the concept that a smaller, weaker person can successfully defend against a bigger, stronger assailant by using leverage and proper technique.
Youth BJJ - Open to Boys and Girls ages 6 yrs & Up; Adult BJJ - Open to Men and Women ages 16 yrs & Up
Adult Combatives - The emphasis in this class is on unarmed, close combat self-defense using techniques from multiple martial arts such as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Okinawan Karate, Okinawan Tuite, and Aiki-Jitsu. In this truly mixed martial arts class, students will learn to defend themselves against attackers by using blocks, escapes, counter strikes, throws and takedowns, joint locks and submissions, ground fighting, and weapons defense.
Open to Men and Women ages 14 yrs & Up
Bully Defense for Kids - The emphasis in this class is on self-defense with real world application for kids. Students will be taught rules for engaging bullies and how to defend themselves in a non-violent way if they are physically attacked. In this class students will learn to use techniques from Aikido, Okinawan Tuite, and Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.
Open to Open to Boys and Girls ages 7 yrs & Up
Women’s Self-Defense Seminars - These seminars are focused on teaching women and young ladies simple, easy to remember, but very effective escape and self-defense techniques to reduce the anxiety over the possibility of attack and to enable them to deal with aggression when threatened. Women learn how to be aware of their surroundings at all times, learn how to avoid being targeted as a victim and gain confidence in being able to defend themselves.
Open Only to Women Ages 12 yrs & Up
Perfect for High School Seniors Preparing for College
Click on Women's Self-Defense to learn more about attending a seminar or booking one for your club/organization/company.
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM Ti' Gators
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Brown Belt & Black Belt Karate
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM Adult Combatives
Tuesday & Thursday
5:15 PM - 6:00 PM Beginner Youth Karate
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM Youth Karate
7:15 PM - 8:45 PM Adult Karate
Wednesday & Friday
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Youth BJJ
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM Adult BJJ
Ti' Gators - $50 per month
Beginner Youth Karate - $70 per month
Karate - $95 per month
Adult Combatives - $55 per month
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu - $90 per month
There is a Registration Fee for all of the above classes. Registration fee includes cost of uniform.
Discounts are available for family plans, active duty military and law enforcement personnel, and longterm registrations.