Gardner Martial Arts Academy

Lessons for Men, Women & Children
Group & Private Classes
Discounted Family Rates


Operating as usual

[12/30/19]   Classes are canceled tonight, Monday 12/30. Please drive safely and have a happy New Year

[12/02/19]   Classes for tonight, Monday December 2nd, have been cancelled. Stay safe!


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Jay's Variety

Come on down and help our neighbors celebrate their Grand Opening today from 10am-5pm!


Let’s support local students and teachers! Buy an extra pack of pencils or tissues to help out our educators! Drop off any time Monday-Thursday 4pm-8pm! #school #schoolsupplies #Gardner #ESS #GMS #teachers #students #GMAA #partnersineducation #karate


Looking to make some good use of your summer nights? Come join us and sweat your butt off! #gardner #gardnermartialartsacademy #ma #karate #cardiokickboxing #cardio #martialarts #skillzfit #skillzmartialarts #skillz


Have your kids join us for an absolutely unforgettable night with an astronomical amount of fun! Click the link ➡️ to sign up!
#karate #kempo #shaolin #kungfu #gardnermartialartsacademy #gmaa #gardner #westminster #templeton #hubbardston #Winchendon #ashburnham #worcestercounty #massachusetts #boards #boardbreaking #punching #PNO #ParentsNightOut #elmstreetschool #ess #waterfordstreetschool #wss #gardnermiddleschool #gms #summer #summerkickoff


Elm Street Elementary School

Make sure to keep up on your reading, math, and karate this summer!

Summer Reading and Math are soooooo important to keeping our kids on track! We hope you feel the same way


Mateusz M

No challenge = no change


Click the link in our bio to register your kid up now!
#karate #kempo #shaolin #kungfu #gardnermartialartsacademy #gmaa #gardner #westminster #templeton #hubbardston #Winchendon #ashburnham #worcestercounty #massachusetts #boards #boardbreaking #punching #PNO #ParentsNightOut #elmstreetschool #ess #waterfordstreetschool #wss #gardnermiddleschool #gms


Boards don’t hit back... but these kids do! 🥋
#karate #kempo #shaolin #kungfu #selfdefense #gardnerma #gardnermartialartsacademy #gmaa #gardner #westminster #templeton #hubbardston #Winchendon #ashburnham #worcestercounty #massachusetts #boards #boardbreaking #punching


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Merry Christmas! Stay safe and happy!


Need to get rid of your kids for a bit tonight?
Only a few hours left until we get started! Drop your kids off, no pre-registration needed!


Let us take care of your kid’s birthday party!
Check out our new themed parties-
Saber Wars and Blaster Wars!

[09/26/18]   🤔 DID YOU KNOW? 🤔

Forbes Magazine did a study of CEOs in Fortune 500 companies over 50 years and found that the top 5% of these CEOs had 3 consistent traits.

They either had a background in; professional competitive sports, the military or, martial arts.

There is a direct correlation between the skills learned in these areas that can be applied to all aspects of life.

Let us help your children become the best they can be; physically, mentally, and academically!

[08/28/18]   The tea in Nepal is very hot. But the dojo is much hotter. Classes are canceled for tonight, Tuesday, Aug. 28. Stay hydrated and cool!

[08/25/18]   Classes for today, Saturday August 25th, are canceled


Congratulations to Gardner Martial Arts Academy’s 5 newest Black Belts- Abby, Teddy, Cameron, Josiah, and Alex! Ranging from 7-12 years of training, these 5 have completed an 8-hour test showing their hard work, dedication, self-discipline, and perseverance. They’ve earned their Black Belts, and their faces a permanent spot on our wall. Fantastic work, Black Belts!


Which will your child choose?

The dark? Or the light?

At our Saber Wars Parents Night Out, your child will go on a journey as an apprentice and the learn the ways of the force as they dodge lasers, battle evil droids, have intergalactic battles, play games, and choose between the dark side and the light!

Oh, and did I mention that they get a FREE LIGHT-UP SABER? 😱😱😱

Your child will NOT want to miss out on the best Parent’s Night Out in the galaxy!
Register here ———> https://bit.ly2NzGesf

Location: Gardner Martial Arts Academy
Date: September 14th
Time: 6pm
Cost: $30 plus one free friend!


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Blaster Wars Parents Night Out!


Only 4 spots left! Sign up now!

Tomorrow, Friday Aug 17th @ 6pm



We have been talking about it for almost a month, and it is almost here! Our Blaster Wars Parents Night Out is going to be a night to remember. Your child will be playing games, having Nerf battles, and hanging out with their favorite instructors. And the best part? All of this is going on while you get a night away from the kids. Unfortunately, there are only a few spots left. Click below to register before we fill up!

Your kids and their friends are going to be talking about this forever! Currently there are only 12 spaces still available. Register below!


Parent’s Night Out! Come drop your kids off (ages 5-12) to help us stop the aliens! The invasion starts Friday, August 17th at 6:30! Register here! ->
#gardner #blasterwars #karate #gardnermartialartsacademy #westminster #martialarts #hubbardston #templeton #centurymartialarts #winchendon #shaolinkempokarate #gardner #centralmass #worcestercounty



News reports are coming in from everywhere. Aliens have begun invading and they are heading to Gardner Martial Arts Academy. We need your help! Here is what you can do:

- Bring your child to the Blaster Wars Parents Night Out

- Make sure they bring their Nerf Gun (we will provide darts)

- Go out and relax while we have an Epic Nerf Battle here at Gardner Martial Arts Academy

P.S. We are expecting this to be a sold out event, so register right away!

Register HERE—>> for the Blaster Wars Parents Night Out!


Location: Gardner Martial Arts Academy

Date: Friday, August 17th

Time: 6PM-8:30PM


“Not today” says Vin
#Blackbelt #brownbelt #gardner #westminster #winchendon #templeton #hubbardston #karate #gardnermartialartsacademy #gmaa #shaolinkempokarate #martialarts #sparring


We have a new special instructor, Sensei BOB!




Congratulations to Shaolin Kempo’s newest Black belts!

After over 10 years of training, a HUGE congratulations to David Gregory and Joey Sexton on earning their Black Belts in Shaolin Kempo yesterday! Well done guys! #blackbeltclub


Master Ken

Get your workout in today!

This is the most American workout video ever created.
Take aim at those love handles by giving this a shot!
You'll be sweating bullets!

[05/28/18]   There will be no classes today, Memorial Day, May 28th

[05/24/18]   ATTENTION: All classes are CANCELED today, May 24th

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Which will your child choose?The dark? Or the light?At our Saber Wars Parents Night Out, your child will go on a journey...
Blaster Wars Parents Night Out!
Working on some balance and posture #blackbelt #GMAA
#nunchaku #greenbelt #GMAA #shaolin #kempo #karate




104 E Broadway
Gardner, MA

General information

Monday & Wednesday: 4:30 - 5:30: Kids Advanced Class 5:30 - 6:30: Teen & Adult Advance Class 6:30 - 7:30: Teen & Adult Beginner / Intermediate Class 7:30 - 8:30: Women Only Class Tuesday: 4:30 - 5:00 Tiny Tigers Class 5:00 - 6:00 Kids White Belt Class Thursday: 4:30 - 5:30: Kids Yellow Belt Class 5:30 - 6:30: Kids Orange & Purple Belt Class Saturday 12:00 - 1:00: Kids White Belt Class 1:00 - 2:00: Kids Intermediate Class 2:00 - 3:00: Kids Yellow Belt Class

Opening Hours

Monday 15:45 - 21:00
Tuesday 15:45 - 20:30
Wednesday 15:45 - 21:00
Thursday 15:45 - 20:30
Friday 15:45 - 20:30
Saturday 09:00 - 15:00
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