Welcome to our site 


Hi, and welcome to MMAA, We hope you will learn a little from us from your visit.

We are based in Greater Manchester, UK, and are a recognised Dojo, from our supporting Bodys Cobra Martial Arts Association (CMAA), and Martial Arts Standard Agency (MASA).

With support from our Close friends

Andy Morrell sensei 7th Dan (CMAA)

Gordon Scott Russell 7th Dan


Peter Consterdine sensei 9th Dan

British Combat Association

Please visit our Dojo, for a 'FREE' trial lesson, from Beginners to intermediates.


Power five

what to look for in a martial art club

when joining any martial art club, you are entitled to know about the clubs history, and more importantly the history and qualifications the instructor has.

  1. Full enhanced CRB , Criminal Record Check .
  2. First Aid certificate, renewed every 2 to 3 years .
  3. Evidence of Blackbelt grade, from a reliable and checkable source .
  4. Personal Indemity Insurance, this should be direct form insure not a club letter headed form 
  5. Instructors certificate, again from a reliable and checkable source.


Coming Soon, ALL instructors have to be registered with the ISA starting from June 2010






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21/08/2020 11:40
because of the recent corona virus Pandemic. Manchester Martial Arts Academy has ceased teaching untill futher notice   STAY SAFE,     

NEW Women only class starting July 2013

14/06/2013 17:43
Women only class, taught by Lauren.... .......coming soon.....

sponsored walk

05/08/2012 09:29
to help fund Jason to get to Canada, a sponsored walk will happen on the 19th August, a 5 mile barefoot walk over different terrain. please contact for details of support shukokai.karate@yahoo.co.uk

British Nationals

05/08/2012 09:28
This year Jason won silver in the British open nationals

|England Squad

05/08/2012 09:27
MMAA Instructor makes it onto the WKC England squad, flying out to Canada on October

Grading set for 5th March

30/01/2011 10:52
starts 9.00am sharp bring cmaa license correct attire correct belt to grade

100% Pass rate

07/02/2010 13:16
Gradings went well Saturday with a 100 % pass rate, with two students skipping a kyu grade. The Grade included basics, pad work, combinations, self defence, coach sparring, and light cont sparring, which lasted 2.5 hours. Plus certain grades had a written exam.   MMAA which to thank you to all...

Visitors notice

05/02/2010 11:10
Grading this Saturday. 06/02/2010   bring licence, and any exam papers if/ap

Website launched

05/02/2010 11:09
Our new website has been launched today. Keep track of events, compititions, seminars by regular returning to Manchester Martial Arts Academy.  




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