Sports classes and schools in Sawtelle (Los Angeles)

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Fitness at Rockreation Climbing Gym Rockreation Climbing Gym 8 Photo 1 Video
11866 La Grange Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-207-7199
  • Culver City (3.7 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.7 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.7 ml)
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2017.07.24
Qigong at Rockreation Climbing Gym Rockreation Climbing Gym 8 Photo 1 Video
11866 La Grange Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-207-7199
  • Culver City (3.7 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.7 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.7 ml)
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2017.07.24
Kung Fu & Self-defense at Rockreation Climbing Gym Rockreation Climbing Gym 8 Photo 1 Video
11866 La Grange Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-207-7199
  • Culver City (3.7 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.7 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.7 ml)
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2017.07.24
Yoga at HaveBodyWellness HaveBodyWellness 1 Photo
12304 #200 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-453-1221
  • Culver City (4.4 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.4 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.4 ml)
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2017.08.18
Kickboxing at David Barton Gym - Westside David Barton Gym - Westside 3 Photo

This class is similar to the boxing class but it involves more of the lower body by using kicks as well as punches in the combinations.

Classes duration: 1 Hour.

12100 West Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-836-8000
  • Culver City (3.7 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.7 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.7 ml)
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2018.01.10
Pilates and Stretching at David Barton Gym - Westside David Barton Gym - Westside 3 Photo

Classes:

  • Stretch — Slow down and enjoy this one hour full body stretch class taught for all levels;
  • Pilates Stretch — Slow down and enjoy this one hour full body stretch class taught for all levels;
  • Primal Pilates — This class is programmed to improve core strength & stabilization while increasing mobility and flexibility. This class stays true to it’s true pilates roots while adding different elements of Vinyassa yoga as well as adding other diverse movement modalities;
  • Fluidity Studio Barre — We combined extensive research in exercise physiology and kinesiology with our experience in the graceful art of ballet to create an exercise method that works your body in a way no other workout can.

Classes duration: 1 Hour — 1 Hour, 30 minutes.

12100 West Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-836-8000
  • Culver City (3.7 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.7 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.7 ml)
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2018.01.10
Fitness at Legacy Gym at Legacy Gym Legacy Gym 1 Photo

Sunday Super Circuit Workout. Spice up your workout & add some variety. High intensity metabolic workout with Jon Jon & Harri.

Workout Includes:

  • Warm up;
  • Lower back;
  • Abs;
  • Full body circuit;
  • Stretching;
  • Relaxation deep breathing.

Instructors:

  • Jon Jon — The owner and program director at Legacy Gym, Jon Jon Park has long been recognized as one of the top tier trainers in Los Angeles. A former Olympic swimmer, champion body builder and dedicated fitness professional;
  • MAK Takano — He is the Fitness Director and partner at Legacy Gym. He has over 30 years of experience as a fitness trainer at top fitness facilities around the world. Also, he worked as the Athletic and Strength Coach at the University of Redlands, where he received his B.A. in Physical Education with emphasis in Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology and M.A. in Psychology. He is currently and has trained world class professional athletes such as Oscar De La Hoya, Miyata and BJ Penn;
  • Rick Barke — Certified Personal Trainer, Group Fitness Instructor and Legacy Gym Partner. Specializing in high intensity circuit training for improved strength and cardiovascular conditioning together;
  • Stephanie McCusker — Stephanie has been a competitive athlete for over 16 years in track and field, gymnastics and soccer. Competing in long jump, triple jump, and the short sprints for the University of Maine, Stephanie collected awards throughout her career including a first place finish at the 2004 New England Outdoor Championships in long jump, a second place finish in long jump and third place finish in triple jump at the 2004 Indoor America East Championships;
  • Sean Kneebone — 20+ years experience, as a certified Strength & Conditioning Coach, combined with Olympic Athletic Coaching experience;
  • Dana Vatanpour — She has been one of L.A.'s top fitness professionals since 1989 and is a Partner at Legacy Gym. His formal education is from the University of Southern California where he received a Bachelors degree In Exercise Science. He is certified as a trainer and a post rehabilitation trainer and has been a consultant to Advanced Chiropractic Group, providing post rehab services for their patients;
  • Cliff Simon — He was a member of the British International Swim team and qualified for the Olympics in the breaststroke and the butterfly. He returned to South Africa from the UK to serve in the Air Force. Reconnecting with his former swim training partner Jon Jon Park, Cliff was a trainer at World Private Exercise and is now a proud member of the exclusive Legacy training community;
  • Lisette Lee Baca — She participated in sports from a young age, including gymnastics, martial arts, English horse riding, and of course hockey, and settled on her greatest passion: dance. She is trained in both South Indian Classical Dance (Bharata Natyam) and Latin International Ballroom. She has over 15 years of experience in the fitness industry and with certifications from the Aerobics Fitness Association of America (AFAA) and Canadian Fitness Management Association (CFMA);
  • Harrison Ashdown (Harri) — The son of Vaughn Ashdown, a successful international bodybuilder and one of Reg Park's students, Harri was awarded an internship in Los Angeles at Legacy Gym to complement his education in nutrition at Santa Monica College. He assists Jon Jon with training and nutrition for his clients and they now train clients together remotely via Skype;
  • James Gisondo — a former Mr. California, founded Dynamic Bodies, an exercise consulting company, over 20 years ago, in Santa Monica, CA. He has a bachelor’s degree in criminal law from SUNY, Utica/Rome, NY. Mr. Gisondo is a certified master trainer (NASM, ACE, AFAA) who began training celebrity clients for Arnold Schwarzenager in 1983. Five years ago James Gisondo co- founded a fitness equipment company called ARC International.
11845 West Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90019
  • 310-694-5153
  • Culver City (3.6 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.6 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.6 ml)
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2016.12.24
Kyokushin Karate at Kyokushin Kaikan West LA Dojo Kyokushin Kaikan West LA Dojo

Classes:

  • Kids Beginners: White, Orange, Top Orange, Blue & Top Blue Belts;
  • Kids Intermediate & Advanced: Above Yellow Belt and may practice in Kids Beginners Class;
  • Adult Class: Age 13 & older;
  • In individual cases: Group placement exceptions will be made by the instructor;
  • Beginner Students (Orange Belt only): Who want to enter the tournaments are encouraged to join Fighters Class.
2130#302 Sawtelle Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-266-7328
  • Culver City (3.1 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5 ml)
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2016.12.15
Shotokan Karate at NKI Dojo NKI Dojo 3 Photo

Our school of karate is called Shotokan (JKA style). We proudly continue Sensei Nishiyama's traditional Karate teachings.

12121 West Pico Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-339-2062
  • Culver City (3.6 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.5 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.5 ml)
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2017.01.19
Karate at Shinsei-Dojo Shinsei-Dojo 1 Photo

Instructors:

  • Kerry Ikehara — He is a 4th degree black belt in traditional Japanese karate. He has been a student of Grandmaster Tenzan Hirakawa (Kancho) of Tenshin-kai, Tenshin-ryu for over 25 years. In 1990, he received his black belt and was promoted to head instructor, certified to teach karate and taichi. Kerry has also studied hapkido, judo, jiu-jitsu, Muay Thai kickboxing, and kung fu. Presently, Kerry’s title is, “Branch Chief” (Shibucho). He teaches karate at Tenshin-kai Headquarters in Westchester, the Japanese Institute of Sawtelle in West Los Angeles, and Gardena Dance Studio in the South Bay area;
  • Theo Camacho — He is Shinsei-Dojo’s Chief Instructor under Kerry Ikehara. He has over 9 years of martial arts experience and has been teaching kids and adult karate at Shinsei-Dojo for almost 2 years now. He is currently a full-time student at Cal State University Dominguez Hills as a Business Administration undergrad with an emphasis on Accounting.

The classes emphasize quality training in:

  • kihon (basics);
  • kata (forms);
  • kumite (controlled sparring).

Groups:

  • Kids (ages 5-11 years);
  • Adults (ages 12 and up).
2110 Corinth Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-254-0624
  • Culver City (3.2 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.1 ml)
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2017.01.17
Aikido at The Dojo The Dojo 3 Photo

At the Dojo, the style of Aikido offered is Hombu Aikido under the direction of Shihan, Shoji Nishio Sensei (8th dan Aikido, 7th dan laido, 6th dan Judo, & 5th dan Karate) in Japan and are part of NASA(Nishikaze Aikido Society of America).

On his final trip to the U.S., Nishio Sensei publicly announced Koji Yoshida to be his official representative to the United States. In 2004, Nishio Sensei published his first and only book entitled, Aikido: Yurusu Budo (“Budo of Acceptance”). In early 2005 he passed away leaving a rich legacy to the budo world.

Instructors:

  • Chikako Bryner Sensei, Chief instructor;
  • Ken Corre Sensei;
  • Dean Fortunato Sensei;
  • Derek Snyder Sensei;
  • Noble Sensei.
11554 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90034
  • 310-445-0080
  • Culver City (3.9 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.8 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.8 ml)
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2016.12.26
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at Robot Fight & Fitness Robot Fight & Fitness 2 Photo 1 Video

Instructors:

  • Tim Peterson is the head instructor and owner of Robot Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.Tim is a black belt under Giva Santana (Lotus Club) and has competed and placed in local, national and international levels of competition. He became the head of the UCLA Brazilian Jiu Jitsu program during his Sophomore year of attendance. Under Tim’s leadership, the UCLA Brazilian Jiu Jitsu class and team swelled with new members and excelled in competition. Tim graduated from UCLA in 2009 and continues his Brazilian Jiu Jitsu journey at Robot. Tim has fought Gi and No Gi Champions in and outside his weight class including matches against Johnathan “JT” Torres (World Champion in 2013 and 2008), Rodolfo Vieira (Heavyweight World Champion in 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2011 / Absolute World Champion in 2011), and Theodoro Canal (World Champion in 2010);
  • Andrew Moskowitz — purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and beginning his Ph.D. in Quantitative Psychology at UCLA. He is looking forward to continuing his training and to one day become both a Black Belt and University Professor.
2028 Stoner Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-478-5425
  • Culver City (3.6 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.5 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.5 ml)
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2017.02.28
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & MMA at Dynamix MMA Dynamix MMA 1 Photo

Instructors:

  • Henry Akins — Widely regarded to be one of the best BJJ instructors on the planet, Henry Akins is the Rickson Gracie black belt that Rickson himself chose to run his Jiu Jitsu program at the Rickson Gracie Jiu Jitsu Academy for 10 years;
  • Gustavo Gasperin;
  • Kevin Casey;
  • Mikey Gomez;
  • Ed Walrath;
  • Chris De La Madrid.

Programs:

  • Gi Jiu-Jitsu — traditionally, Jiu-Jitsu is practiced in the Gi or Kimono, similar to the judogi used in Judo. Training in the gi is often beneficial for beginners, as the friction and grips created by it’s fabric creates a slower pace and fewer scrambles when transitioning between positions;
  • No-Gi Jiu-Jitsu is a modern variation of traditional Jiu-Jitsu that’s trained without the gi. Because of its faster pace and greater number of transitions, No Gi Jiu-Jitsu is commonly used in preparation for grappling in MMA.
11870 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-584-1700
  • Culver City (4.1 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.1 ml)
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2017.02.27
Japanese Ju-Jitsu at Katabami Ju-Jitsu Dojo Katabami Ju-Jitsu Dojo 2 Video

At the Katabami Ju-Jitsu Dojo O-Sensei Alexey Kunin teaches Authentic, Traditional and Classical "Old Ways" Ju-Jitsu Training, Practical, Realistic Self-Defense, Hand to Hand Combat, Restoration Therapy, Oriental Philosophy and Medicine. Oriental Arts: Chi Gung, Tai Chi, Amma Therapy, Yoga, Meditation, Energy Work and Healing.

Private Classes are available by appointment.

12217#206 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • 323-600-3035
  • 310-207-5260
  • Culver City (4.4 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.4 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.4 ml)
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  • young women
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2017.06.04
Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu at The Brentwood Club The Brentwood Club 1 Photo

Instructors:

  • Efrain Sevilla;
  • Cindy Omatsu;
  • Renato Laranja;
  • Karen Darabedyan.
11962 Wilshire Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • 310-999-2531
  • Culver City (4.5 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.5 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.5 ml)
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2017.03.19
Capoeira at Afro Brazilian Capoeira Association in Los Angeles Afro Brazilian Capoeira Association in Los Angeles 1 Photo

We offer classes for adults and children. Our classes are appropriate for all levels. Wear comfortable clothing such as yoga/athletic/sweat pants and a t-shirt. Most participants opt to go barefoot.

In order to provide the best experience possible, classes are separated by age:

  • Capoeira Kidsclasses are for ages 5-9;
  • Capoeira Teens classes are for ages 10-15.

Students should wear athletic or sweatpants (no shorts) and a t-shirt for class.

12422 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-752-3775
  • Culver City (4.5 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.5 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.5 ml)
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2017.04.23
Taekwondo at Jun Kim Chung do Taekwondo Jun Kim Chung do Taekwondo 1 Photo

Classes:

  • Little Tigers (LT): Ages 3-5;
  • Children: Ages 6-11;
  • Adults: Ages 12 & Up;
  • Family: All Ages.
12234 West Pico Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90064
  • 310-826-7505
  • Culver City (3.6 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.6 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.5 ml)
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2017.06.03
Taekwondo and Hapkido at Jun Chong Martial Arts Center Jun Chong Martial Arts Center 1 Photo

We teach selpf defense classes in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, Kick Boxing, and Jiu Jitsu 7 days a week, with an extended schedule to fit everyone's needs. Little Tiger classes give toddlers ages 3 & up a fun foundation in martial arts, and develops focus, fitness, and respect. Older kids also learn self-confidence, discipline, and real life self defense skills.

Families That Kick Together, Stick Together — Receive 10% off each family member that joins our school.

We Also Host Birthday Parties.

Instructors:

  • James Goller — 4th dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, 4th dan Black belt Hapkido, Blue belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, 2nd Kyu Aikido, 1st Kyu Kendo;
  • Armen Safarian — 3rd dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, 3rd dan Hapkido;
  • Greg Williams — 7th dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 7th Hapkido;
  • Daniel Dvorsky — 5th dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 5th dan Hapkido;
  • Dexter Parker — 4th dan black belt Tae Kwon Do, 4th dan Hapkido;
  • Phillip Herbst — 3rd dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 3rd dan Hapkido
  • Spencer Groh — 1st dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido;
  • Natasha Nemanim — 1st dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido;
  • Stephen Howison — 1st dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido, Black belt since 1994, Teaching Since 2009;
  • Joseph Melendez — First dan Black belt since 2017.
11870 #102 Santa Monica Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90006
  • 310-979-9222
  • Culver City (4.1 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.1 ml)
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2017.04.21
Judo at Sawtelle Judo Dojo Sawtelle Judo Dojo 1 Photo

Students may begin practicing Judo at six years old or older. We also a Little Kids' class for ages 3-6 years old. All levels of experience are welcome to practice.

Instructors:

  • Thierry Dusigne, 4th degree black belts;
  • Einhard Schmidt, 4th degree black belts;
  • Norikazu Maeda, 1st degree black belt (head advisor).
2110 Corinth Avenue Los Angeles, CA
  • 310-478-2411
  • Culver City (3.2 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.1 ml)
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  • young women
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2017.05.16
Fitness Kickboxing & MMA at Warrior Fit La Warrior Fit La 1 Photo

Warrior Fit LA encompasses all aspects of fitness. We offer private and specialized training, boot camp and group classes (ocean view or park setting), nutrition counseling, self defense training, MMA training and more.

Classes:

  • Private Training — All sessions are one hour long, unless otherwise specified, and are customized to each individuals specific needs and goals;
  • Nutrition Counseling — All nutrition sessions are 30 minutes long and are customized to each individuals specific needs and goals. Also available are 8 week, 16 week and 24 week SCORCH Nutrition Programs;
  • Kickboxing Fitness Class — Warrior Fit LA’s Kickboxing Fitness Class is an hour long class designed as an intense, full body workout based on the principle of muscle confusion;
  • MMA Fitness Class — Warrior Fit LA’s MMA Fitness Class has been developed as an explosive and dynamic regimen that encompasses all aspects of advanced conditioning.
11355 Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90025
  • 323-360-3086
  • Culver City (3.2 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (4.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (5.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.06.04