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Choosing martial arts classes and an instructor can be a daunting task; it isn’t just about style, location, class times, and cost. There’s a lot more to consider when thinking about which martial arts studio and fitness center is going to be the best fit for you and your family.
And, not every martial arts school or program is a good match. Some emphasize things that might be unimportant to you or even contradictory to your goals. Others may or may not have instructors qualified and skilled at providing for your needs and goals.
We’re here to help, and if you need, we’re here for you to chat about the choice.
Browse our website and take a look at our martial arts and fitness program offerings. We have a lot of programs, designed specifically for the needs of different students in mind—from the three-year-old to the MMA enthusiast to the busy professional who wants to get in shape and learn self-defense. But we’re not for everyone, and we turn away potential students who aren’t a good match.
We’re interested in being sure that we meet and exceed your needs and expectations for yourself and your children. Before joining any program, including ours, make sure that you get a chance to see if it’s a perfect match. Ask about the trial and program and find out if it’s right for you.
You can fill out the form on this page to set up a free, no-obligation orientation lesson as well as get more information on our trial program, web specials, class schedules and pricing.
You Can Try a Class for Free!
At the Dragon Gym we start all new students with a free, no-obligation orientation lesson. This is a one-on-one session with one of our great instructors. This lesson will give you or your child a chance to see our facility, meet our instructors, and answer any questions that you may have about starting a program. It also gives us a chance to meet and assess you and recommend a program that will be the best fit. In this way, you can feel 100% comfortable when starting a martial arts or fitness program at the Dragon Gym
About the Dragon Gym
The Dragon Gym is a martial arts and fitness community founded in Exton, Pennsylvania, during the early seventies by Grandmaster Chae T. Goh. The schools are currently run by Somnath Sikdar, Lawrence (Lonnie) Beck, and Chris Taylor—a dynamic team that has trained together since childhood and remains dedicated to serving the local community by teaching the benefits of martial arts, physical fitness, and healthy living in this modern era.
We offer a wide range of martial arts classes for kids and adults, including classes in Tae Kwon Do, Korean Karate, Hapkido, Muay Thai Kickboxing, Russian Kettlebells, Power Yoga, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Mixed Martial Arts, and personal training. Click the links on this page to learn more about the training and see how our programs can increase fitness, enhance confidence, reduce stress, and help with weight loss. Our programs improve overall life skills, health and fitness for students of all ages. Sign up right now for a free, no-obligation orientation session.
- SHARK TANK PROGRAM – AGES 3 to 5
This program is for our Pre-K and Kindergarten aged children. While learning martial arts in a fun, game based class we’ll be helping them with following step-by-step instructions, sharing and listening to teachers. Often, this is the one of the first times these children are in a structured learning environment
- LION’S DEN PROGRAM – AGES 5 to 7
This program is for children that have started elementary school. They are accustomed to more structured learning. Additionally, they have more advanced motor control and can perform more complex movements. The classes teach them more advanced techniques, to work with partners and in groups and to start self-correcting before a teacher tells them to.
- EAGLE’S NEST PROGRAM – AGES 7 to 10
This program is for children have been in school for a few years now. The martial arts classes will teach them more about self-defense, bully prevention and athleticism. These students thrive on structure, clear goals and healthy competition. They are starting to take on leadership roles, correcting both themselves and providing a positive role model for others
- DRAGON’S LAIR PROGRAM – AGES 10 to 13
These students are really starting to develop some independence and exceptional ability in martial arts.. Self-defense and athleticism is still a focus, but leadership, self-discipline and confidence is emphasized. The next step for these students is to earn their junior black belt.
Adult Martial Arts and Fitness Programs
- Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido
- Muay Thai Kickboxing
- Brazilian Jiu Jitsu
- Fitness Kickboxing
- Russian Kettlebells and Functional Fitness
- Power Yoga
Give us a call or complete the form on this page to schedule a free, no-obligation orientation lesson at one of our convenient locations in Exton or Berwyn, Pa providing easy access to residents of Downingtown, West Chester, Malvern, Paoli, Devon and Wayne, Pa.