From kids’ karate to self-defense for adults, the CA’s martial arts school is affordable and fun! Columbia Association (CA) offers a variety of martial arts for kids, teens, adults, and families. Choose from Aikido, Tae Kwon Do, and Judo at all 3 CA fitness clubs – Columbia Athletic Club, Columbia Gym, or Supreme Sports Club.

The CA Martial Arts School is open to both CA members and non-members and enrollment is offered in two-month sessions.

If you wish to begin registration, please fill out the registration form.

Tiny Dragons (ages 2-3)

Tiny Dragons focuses on balance, coordination, basic listening, following instructions and motor skills through fun drills, games and activities. This is a basic introduction to Tae Kwon Do that will introduce discipline and respect while having fun.


Lil Dragons (ages 4-6)

Lil Dragons will help prepare children for life. They’ll learn discipline, cooperation and respect. Parents and siblings are invited to participate to provide their child with a comfortable family atmosphere.

Tae Kwon Do (ages 7+)

This program is part of the United World Martial Arts Association! Tae Kwon Do is a traditional Korean Martial Art known for its flying and spinning kicks. Tae Kwon Do provides a fun and progress-oriented experience that will instill a positive attitude, build confidence and self-esteem, develop character, promote the desire to learn, improve motivation and concentration and teach self-discipline and respect. Classes are taught in a safe and friendly environment for kids and adults.

We also offer a fun family class that parents and children can take together. Classes are ongoing-ask us about our monthly deduction plans!

Classes are offered in levels – Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced and Parent-Child Class.

Aikido (ages 18+)

Aikido is an ancient, yet modern Japanese Martial Art that involves some throws and joint locks. Aikido focuses not on punches or kicks, but on using opponents’ own energy against them. Positive aspects include self-defense, physical fitness and peace of mind. No experience necessary.