Courses

Fall 2017 Course Offerings

See the Schedule page for holidays and breaks.


New – Kindergarten Tang Soo!

Crested Butte:

New students are welcome to start in any session.

Session 1: September 1 – September 22

Session 2: September 29 – October 27

Cost: $25.00.  Uniforms are $35.00

Day: Friday, 2:00-2:30

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

Tiger Cubs (Kindergarten and 1st Graders)

New students are welcome to start in any session.

Gunnison:

  • Session 1: August 29-September 21
  • Session 2: September 26-October 19
  • Session 3: October 24-November 16
  • Session 4: November 28-December 21

Days: Tuesday and Thursday

Times: 4:00-4:40

Location: Gunnison Arts Center, 102 South Main St.

Crested Butte:

  • Session 1: August 28-September 30
  • Session 2: September 25-October 25
  • Session 3: October 30-November 15
  • Session 4: November 27-December 20

Days: Monday and Wednesday

Times: 4:00 – 4:40

Location: Crested Butte Town Hall Gym, 507 Maroon Ave.

Cost: $80.00 per session, or $75.00 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.

Instructor: Andy Tyzzer, Certified Instructor, and Staff

The 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: 4:45-5:45

Location: Gunnison Arts Center

Crested Butte:

Days: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday (choose at least two classes per week)

Times: Monday, Wednesday 4:45 – 5:45

             Friday 4:00-5:00

Location: 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.

Prerequisites: 7 years old or graduation 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: 6:00-7:15

Location: Gunnison Arts Center

Crested Butte:

Days: Monday and Wednesday

Times: New! Noon class: 12:00-1:00 pm.  Evening class: 6:00-7:15

Location: Town Hall Gym

Instructors: Andy Tyzzer, 5th Degree Black Belt along with a Staff of Certified Instructors.

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.


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.