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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🔥6AM Black Belt Fitness test done! Well done to the 2018 black belt candidates who took part in this mornings fitness test! 📢 Also a special shout out to those members who traveled from our school in ossett! Those members who aren’t testing but came for the experience and the parents who committed to a very early morning for their children! 🥋

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⛔️Remember there is NO TIMETABLED CLASSES tomorrow at our HQ!⛔️ 🎅🏻It's our Christmas Sale (5 spaces left if you havent booked)

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🎉5 years ago today the first X Martial Arts School opened its doors to the public!🎉 What an amazing 5 years! With our fantastic staff and instructor TEAM in place we feel it’s a great time to open our 4th location in early 2019 🤩 🙌Thank you to everyone who’s supported us and been a part of our journey the last 5 years! Here’s to the next 5 years 🥂


We had a great Personal Shopper Sale in Ossett this weekend. Now it’s only 6 days until York’s Christmas sale! 🎄🎁


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We love working with local schools! We are working with New Earswick primary every Wednesday - with two PE classes and an after school club!


Busy Ninja Kids warming up ready for their class! 💪🏼🥋

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🗓This month we celebrate our 5 year anniversary! 🎉 Book your FREE trial and see why over 450 members train at our York schools! Ages specific classes at both our ACOMB & NEW EARSWICK locations. 🐉 Lil Dragons 3-6 year olds 🥋 Ninja Kids 7-12 year olds 🥊 Teen & adults 13 years + ⛔️FREE 5 year anniversary bag for our first 15 enrolments in November!


Only 12 days until our XMA Christmas sale! Register via the XMA APP 📲


In the bottom pictures you’ll see Izack and Harvey in their end of world championships Team photos. Both on separate occasions the only team Member without a medal! I wanted to share with you that through PERSEVERANCE and hard work anything can be achieved! This is their 3rd World Championships before picking up that Gold medal 🥇 and I know that because they have both been empty handed before, it means so much more!


2018 WKC World Championships -Dublin, Ireland. This is X Martial Arts Schools 4th World Championships and was our biggest medal haul to date! We had some more experienced competitors and some who’s first World Championships. They have all worked as a TEAM, on and off the mats, they’ve made me a very proud instructor. I however cannot take all the credit, as most of you know i teach around 5% of the classes at X Martial Arts Schools. Our dedicated TEAM of instructors have done a great job, as always in preparing them for not only this tournament, but tournaments all year round. So a massive THANK YOU to them is in order. Cole Rochester 🥇🥇🥇🥇 Tegan Burnett 🥇🥈🥉 Harvey Fisher 🥇🥈 Izack Watson 🥇🥉 Guy Calpin 🥇🥉 Helen Eggington 🥇🥉🥉 Josh Palmer 🥉 Emilia Issott - unfortunately didn’t place this year, but gained bags of experience and I’m sure will be back next year. Another special shout out to Cole Rochester who won all 4 sections! Matching Mrs Britland’s 4 golds at one world. Championships from 2016. Cole has also helped me all week co ordinating the fighters and warming them up, so a massive thank you is in order. 🙌 Thank you to all of our members, local business’ and sponsors who have helped pay for the TEAMs trip. 9 x World Titles! 🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇 2 x Silver 🥈🥈 6 x Bronze 🥉🥉🥉🥉🥉🥉 WHAT A WEEK! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿🙅🏻‍♂️

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⛔️We have more WORLD CHAMPIONS⛔️ Today’s finals results⬇️⬇️ Guy Calpin wins his Light Con final! On his 16th birthday! 🥇 Harvey Fisher loses out in his points section for a silver medal 🥈 Tegan Burnett loses out in her Light Con section for a silver medal 🥈 Helen Eggington wins her first world title in her Light Con category 🥇 Harvey Fisher takes the win in his Light Con section for his first world title 🥇 Izack Watson also picking up his first world title in his Light Con section 🥇 Cole Rochester is unstoppable at this tournament! Winning both his Light Con and points section 🥇🥇 So adding to yesterday’s 3 World Titles we have a Total of 9!!!! 🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇🥇 Full result table and write up to follow!

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What an emotional day! TEAM fights are my favourite day. National pride is on the line! And England did not disappoint. We had Tegan Burnett, Guy Calpin, Cole Rochester & Helen Eggerton selected for teams and we have some NEW WORLD CHAMPIONS!! 🥇Tegan Burnett - 15-17 Girls Light Con 🥇Cole Rochester - 13-14 Boys Light Con 🥇Cole Rochester - 13-14 Boys Points Congratulations!! We have 8 more finals tomorrow and are looking forward to the last tournament tomorrow! Let’s go TEAM ENGLAND! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿

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Who thinks they can guess what kick this is.....?🤔


Day Two recap. Another fantastic day for the TEAM! -Tegan beats Canada then loses out to USA in the quarter finals of her points match to earn a bronze medal 🥉 -Izack Smashes through Canada to earn his place in an all English final, light con! - Finn is not part of TEAM XMA but he trains at another club in York and we’ve taken him under our wing this week. He showed great determination and fought his heart out but lost out to Guatemala 🇬🇹. - Josh beats USA then loses out to a split decision to a very seasoned fighter from Canada earning a Bronze medal 🥉 - Emilia Issot has the worst decision ever in her light continuous fight against USA! She dominated the full fight against a huge opponent. Really dissipoontes with this shocking decision! -Helen beats Canada in her points section then loses out to USA for a bronze medal! 🥉 -Harvey smashes Scotland to earn his second final! - Straight final for Cole Rochester so no fighting for him today. That’s 3 more finals added to yesterday’s 5 so 8 finals in total! We also have Tegan, Helen, Guy and Cole who have been selected for TEAM fights tomorrow! 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿


Dropping some strong Axe Kicks in class💪🏼


Working those strong exercises in class! 💪🏼


All classes are on as normal today! Happy Halloween! 🎃 👻


In the zone 😈


A great first day for TEAM XMA🥋🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 Tegan Burnett through to final - Light Con Izack Watson goes out to a fighter from Guatemala to pick up a bronze medal - Points 🥉 Guy Calpin has a straight final so no fighting for him today. - Light Con Helen Egginton through to final after a dominating performance against Scotland. - Light Con Emilia Issott goes out to a Canadian fighter in her section today. - Points Josh Palmer beats Canadian in his first fight and then loses out to an Irish fighter - points Harvey Fisher fought perfectly against a tall Irish opponent to earn his place in the final - points Cole Rochester beats a technical American fighter to earn his place in the final - points Well done TEAM! We can’t wait for tomorrow’s fighting!


This Ninja Kid ALWAYS has their hand up! Growing their mind 🌱


Our TEAM have their first fights today! You can watch the live streams on https://www.youtube.com/user/sportmartialarts Tegan Burnett 15-17 -65kg Ring 4, 10:30am Izack Watson 11-12. -35kg Ring 5, 12:00pm Josh Palmer 11-12 +50kg Ring 7, 1pm Guy Calpin 15-17 -65kg Ring 4, 1:30pm Emilia Issott 13-14 +60kg Ring 7 2pm Helen Egginton Ladies +70kg Ring 1, 2pm Harvey Fisher 13-15, -45KG Ring 5, 2:30pm Cole Rochester 13-15 -50KG Ring 5, 3:00pm


They’ve all got the answers today!🙋🏻‍♂️


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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
York
YO32 4AQ

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