Martial Arts


Think martial arts mixed with serious sport, except this one is less about strength and more about balance.


Whether you want to step into the ring or just come for a good workout, the Leeds University Amateur Boxing Society accommodates all, regardless of background and experience. Come and try it out!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

A versatile Brazilian Martial Art perfect for beginners to experienced fighters

Hung Kuen

We deliver traditional Chinese martial arts in the fullest way possible. This includes traditional martial arts classes as well as meditation, tee ceremonies and additional events to supplement your knowledge of traditional Chinese culture and make you a well rounded martial artist.

Jiu Jitsu

Try this traditional Japanese martial art focused on self defence, locks, throws and solid groundwork.


This martial art marries throws with aerobic fitness, plus creates links with other judo clubs in Leeds.


Explore the Karate techniques of striking, throwing and self-defense with the Karate society - fun, friendly, and suitable for all.

Kickboxing & Krav Maga

Want to try your hand at not one but two martial arts? Join Kickboxing and Krav Maga.

Lishi Tai Chi

Delve into this Taoist physical spiritual warrior energy practice.

Muay Thai

Try out ‘the art of eight limbs’ with Muay Thai, a form of hard martial art.


Learn the traditional Korean martial art in a friendly environment. Train cool kicks, striking, blocking & self-defence techniques. All abilities welcome.

Wing Chun

A Chinese martial art, suitable for all ages and abilities. Learn self-defence techniques, discipline, determination and self-control.