The Self Defense Academy in Prescott Valley, Arizona, is a full time Martial Arts School that is 100% plus committed to providing our students with a meaningful, effective and enjoyable learning experience. Our primary goal is to teach and support each student in their journey to achieve their individual goals while learning the art of Wing Chun Kung Fu, Judo, Jujitsu and MMA.
The Academy belongs to Professional Martial Arts Organizations that allows us to supply you with the most current and effective training information available, while seeking guidance and direction from the most notable instructors and consultants in the Martial Arts world.
We are a family oriented martial arts school, open to the public and dedicated to making your experience enjoyable and satisfying. We believe in strengthening the mind and body though self-discipline, fitness and awareness, through our Awesome Martial Arts Program.
For those of you who have not had any Martial Arts experience before, we here at the Self Defense Academy, encourage you to come and watch our classes. We teach Wing Chun Kung Fu to kids and adults, Judo for kids and Combat Jujitsu and MMA for adults. It is a great activity for the whole family.
Come on in and see our newest training floor, we now have two separate floors one for our Combat Jujitsu & Judo and the main floor for our Kung Fu. We have expanded to over 3,000 sq. feet with a walk in Pro shop for your training needs.
Sifu Rick Frye is trained in the art of Wing Chun Kung Fu, Preying Mantis, Choy Lay Fut, American Kenpo Karate, and many weapons. He received his Black Sash in 1986 from Grand Master Terry Lee Wright. Sifu Rick trained under Sifu Bryan Talbot for an additional 9 years along with Master Sifu Ron Heimberger (President of the Wing Chun Kung Fu Council) and in August 2000 he achieved the level of Sifu.
Our mission is to help our students achieve their potential. We are committed to serving our students, their families, and our community by providing our best each day. We promise to utilize all our skills and programs to help students develop themselves physically and mentally.