Azad’s Martial Arts Family Center of Chico, California, is Butte County’s premier location for martial arts and self-defense training for all age groups and families. In addition, we offer an in-house, full-service pro shop where you can buy uniforms and any other martial arts supplies you need. Azads Martial Arts suppliers offers the largest selection of quality martial arts products in the world and we are proud to be a part of your martial arts experience.
Our school has been in business for over 24 years in Chico, is affiliated with over 5,000 schools world-wide, and is a member in excellent standing of the Martial Arts Industry Association (MAIA), the United States Martial Arts Association, Global Hapkido Legacy Group, World Hapkido Association, and many other accredited, highly reputable organizations. The school’s owner and founder is Chief Master Farshad Azad who holds a seventh degree (7th dan) black belt, and has been studying various forms of martial arts for over 36 years.
Our state-of-the-art, Northern California dojo facility features classes by instructors trained in Hapkido, Tae Kwon Do, Tai Chi Chuan, Judo, Jujitsu, Aikido, Mixed Martial Arts, Filipino Martial Arts, Modern Arnis, Escrima, Muay Thai, Kung Fu, Kickboxing, and the latest wrestling, grappling, and throwing techniques.
The Mix Martial Arts (MMA) classes at Azad’s Martial Arts Family Center offer a wide range of effective fighting techniques drawn from many different styles of martial arts: Muay Thai, Kick Boxing, Jujitsu, Judo, BJJ, Hapkido, Taekwondo, Karate, and South East Asian fighting systems. Classes are conducted in a safe environment with qualified adult instructors who have the patience and enthusiasm to assist you in mastering the material.
MMA is a combat sport integrating various movements from different martial arts disciplines creating a more advanced and skillful martial artist. The movements in this course include various methods of:
• Boxing hand techniques
• Use of elbows, knees and shins
• Counter joint movements
• Ground fighting
• And much more!
Each class caters to both beginners and advance students and usually include:
* A good warm up of the entire body
* Martial Arts Drills and techniques
* Partner work
* Bag work
* Various combative strategies
* Ground Fighting
* Standing Combatives
* And much more!