New Earswick, York

  • 1000sq ft matted area
  • Fully equipped with martial arts and fitness training equipment
  • Large viewing area with access to the Folk Hall water cooler and cafe facilities
  • Free 50+ space car park, on main bus routes and large bicycle storage

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We’ve had an AMAZING day at the XMA CHAMPIONSHIPS here in YORK. Win or lose we are so proud of everyone for taking part. Thank you 🙏 ⛔️Also a massive shoutout to the TEAM that help these inter school tournaments happen! ⭐️Please share your pictures from today on the comments below ⬇️⬇️

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Busy Ninja Kids warming up - Led by Junior Instructor Mr Rochester

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Busy adults tonight. We’re preparing for Sunday’s XMA championships 🥋💪🏼

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Building confidence in every session! 🐉

Working through some weapons this week, to practise for the XMA championships this Sunday ⚔️

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Building confidence, building skills, building a TEAM 🧱

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After the huge success of our HQ in Acomb, we opened our satellite school in New Earswick after two years. The classes currently run from the fantastic New Earswick Folk Hall. As classes have got busier the team are working hard to secure a full time premises so we can expand the classes offered.

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Opening Hours

We run timetabled classes within the below times, outside of these times we use the Acomb facility (6 miles distance) for private tuition classes with one of our qualified instructors. Please contact us for the most up to date class schedule.

  • Tuesday & Thursday: 4:00pm - 7:30pm
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Tom Beal

Tom Beal

Owner of X Martial Arts Schools New Earswick - 1st Dan Shorai Black Belt

Having being taught by Mr Burks and Mrs Britland throughout his full martial arts journey, Mr Beal understands exactly how his classes need to be taught and the professionalism required to run an X Martial Arts School.

After achieving his 1st Dan Black Belt in 2015, Tom opened up a satellite martial arts school in New Easrwick using the massively popular set of programmes and systems already established in York.

"I love teaching the professional martial arts programmes to everyday people available through X Martial Arts Schools. I currently teach at all three locations and I'm looking forward to moving the New Easrwick School in to a full time facility in the future"

Sam Watkinson

Sam Watkinson

Instructor - 1st Dan Shorai Black Belt - 2 x 2015 WKKC World Champion

Mr Watkinson has a fantastic knowledge of martial arts despite his young age. He began his training under the watchful eye of his dad a former Thai boxing champion, and the instructors at Multi Masters Academy. In 2014 Sam joined the X Martial Arts Schools instructor and competition team and has grown from strength to strength in both! Winning two world kickboxing titles last year and becoming a full time instructor straight from college. Mr Watkinson teaches at all three locations currently and is looking forward to opening his own X Martial Arts School in the future.

Cole Rochester

Cole Rochester

Certified Instructor Training Programme - 2nd Dan Shorai Black Belt - Multiple British kickboxing Champion

Mr Rochester started his martial arts training at the tender age of 4 in a Lil' Dragon's programme. Throughout his ten year martial arts journey he has competed nationally and internationally, picking up a silver medal at the 2015 world championships in Florida.

Mr Rochester assists in classes at both the Acomb and New Earswick schools, and is highly respected by both junior and adult members.

Gail Cuthbert

Gail Cuthbert

Certified Instructor Training Programme - 1st Dan Black Belt

Miss Cuthbert (Cole's mum) has shown massive dedication to her own and her son's martial arts training. Living an hour away from our nearest martial arts school, they travel down at least twice per week to assist in class and to train.

Having trained for 10 years, Miss Cuthbert has developed great martial arts skills. You'll find Miss Cuthbert assisting at both our Acomb and New Earswick Schools.

  • We are located in the Main Hall of the New Earswick Folk Hall.

New Earswick Folk Hall
Hawthorn Terrace
New Earswick
YO32 4AQ

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