"Because All Things Begin with One"

Greetings, visitor! If you are reading this page, it is already too late. You have been sucked into the world of martial arts. Karate, BJJ...and more! Are you ready?

Please use the navigation bar on the left to learn more. We recommend starting with the How to Join section, which has a "First Class Checklist" that tells you what to bring. Read up on our Instructor Biographies.  Oh, and check out our Photos section!

All eligible persons - regardless of level of physical fitness and experience in martial arts - are welcome. Club members can be anyone who is currently enrolled at Amherst College.

The club does not discriminate based on age, gender, sexual orientation, race, financial status, physical ability, and religious beliefs.