Courses

Winter & Spring 2020 Course Offerings

See the Schedule page for holidays and breaks.

To enroll or ask questions about our classes, please call 970 901 7417 or email us at connect@westelkmartialarts.org.

C B Kindergarten Tang Soo Do

This is a fun-filled class designed specifically for this age group to introduce the youngest “ninjas” to martial arts.

Age: 5 years old

Session 1: January 10-February 7

Session 2: February 14-March 20

Session 3: April 3-May 8

Kindergarten Tang Soo Do will be in recess over the summer.

Cost: $35.00.  Uniforms are $35.00.

Class day and time: Friday, 2:15-2:45

Location: Crested Butte Town Hall Gym

Instructor: Andy Tyzzer, Certified Instructor, and Staff

Tiger Cubs

New students are welcome to start in any session.

To enroll or ask questions about our classes, please call 970 901 7417 or email us at connect@westelkmartialarts.org.

Gunnison:

Age Requirements and Prerequisites – Gunnison studio: 5, 6, and younger 7 year olds.

Session 1: January 7-January 30

Session 2: February 4-February 27

Session 3: March 3-April 2

Session 4: April 7-April 30

Session 5: May 5-May 28

Cost: $85.00, or $80.00 if enrolled and paid before the first class of the session.  Uniforms are $40.00.

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Times: 3:55-4:35

Location: Gunnison Arts Center, 102 South Main St.

Crested Butte:

Age Requirements and Prerequisites – Crested Butte studio: 6 and younger 7 year olds; 5 year olds that have completed three or more sessions of Kindergarten Tang Soo Do.

Session 1: January 6-January 29

Session 2: February 3-March 4

Session 3: March 9-April 1

Session 4: April 6-May 6

Session 5: May 11-June 3

Days and Times:

     Monday, Wednesday 4:00-4:40

Location: Crested Butte Center For The Arts

Cost: $85.00 per session, or $80.00 if enrolled and paid before the first class of the session. Uniforms are $40.00.  Please make checks payable to West Elk Martial Arts.

West Elk Martial Arts has a Children’s Tuition Assistance Program.  Children that qualify for the School District’s lunch program qualify for tuition assistance.  Please call the office for more information.

Instructor: Andy Tyzzer, Certified Instructor, and Staff

The Tiger Cubs’ philosophical emphasis is “We are at our best when helping others”.  Development of self-defense skills facilitates improved concentration, self-control, and respect.  The fun and safe environment fosters achievement, confidence and leadership.


Juniors

This is an ongoing course of study. New students may start at any time.

GunnisoN:

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Times: Beginners, white and orange belts 4:40-5:30

Times: Green, red, and midnight blue belt 5:15-6:10

Location: Gunnison Arts Center; 102 South Main St.

Crested Butte:

Days and times: Monday, Wednesday: 4:45-5:45 at the Center For the Arts

Fridays 4:00-5:00 at the Town Hall Gym

Instructor: Andy Tyzzer, Certified Instructor, and Staff

Cost: Tuition is $120.00 per month. If student commits to one year of training, then tuition is $105.00 per month. New student uniforms are $40.00 including tax.   Please make checks payable to West Elk Martial Arts.

West Elk Martial Arts has a Children’s Tuition Assistance Program.  Please contact the office for more information.

Age Requirements and Prerequisites: 7 years old and older, or 6-year olds that are graduates from the Tiger Cubs class.

“We are at our best when helping others…” The philosophical emphasis for Juniors is humility, control of power, speed control and tension and relaxation. Students continue to develop confidence through goal setting and achievement. Self-discipline creates the opportunity for partner work with basic self-defense against a grab and free sparring. There is an emphasis on cultivation of character and a habit of excellence.

 


Adults

Gunnison:

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Times: 6:10-7:20.

Location: Gunnison Arts Center; 102 South Main St.

Crested Butte:

Days and times: Monday, Wednesday 6:00-7:15

Location: Crested Butte Center For The Arts

Instructors: Andy Tyzzer, 5th Degree Black Belt and staff.

Cost: Tuition is $120.00 per month. If student commits to one year of training, then tuition is $105.00 per month. New student uniforms are $45.00 including tax.   Please make checks payable to West Elk Martial Arts.

Description: Study of the history, traditions, philosophy, discipline/respect, and technique of this traditional martial art. The purpose of this course is to develop mentally, emotionally, and physically to face life’s challenges and achieve goals. The class environment is active and supportive.


To enroll or ask questions about our classes, please call 970 901 7417 or email us at connect@westelkmartialarts.org.

West Elk Martial Arts admits students of any race, color, and national or ethnic origin.