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Rob Kupé

Excellent instructors and environment. Very good programs for kids and adults.

Pamela Fragomeli

My daughter and I belong to an affiliate club of OAMA. One of the best decision of our lives was joining the club....it has transformed our lives. Being a part of OAMA and WCMA is like being a part of a much larger family...it's our second home. The instructors are amazing; they truly care about your goals. Love it, love it, LOVE it!!

Matt Wilbur

My kids started training at the Ottawa Academy of Martial Arts after meeting Sensei Hache at a Birthday Party. After watching them train for a year I decided to try it myself, although I had not every done a martial art before. Both my kids and I have grown enormously with the help of the teachers and the other students, physically, socially and emotionally.

Sean Quinn

Pat and Hammer are amazing ambassador's for Martial Arts in Ottawa. OAMA is definitely THE place to learn enthusiastic, high quality Martial Arts in the city. Great school with a great atmosphere.

Rob

The Ottawa Academy of Martial Arts is a pillar of the Ottawa community! For years they have been changing people's lives and supporting the community! You should want your children to experience Professor Matt Hache and his unlimited passion for Martial Arts!

Dan D'Elia

Fantastic academy!!! Professor Pat and Professor Hammer are the best! They run a very professional program with technical instruction and safe training environment. It's been a great pleasure to train and learn from them.

Stephane Trottier

I've been a member here for the past 9 months and cannot say enough good things about OAMA. The instructors are world-class and their dedication to the club is unreal. There's such a great vibe here, the members you roll with become family and you help each other advance and improve. It's such a humbling experience and I highly suggest it for everyone; kids to seniors and everything in between. They offer a free week for anyone that wants to try it out and it's a great way to see how you like it. Everyone is friendly and it makes it so easy to jump in and have fun. If you're considering it, don't think any longer, just stop by!

Alex MacLellan

I've been training here since January and I don't see myself changing schools anytime soon. I'm hooked. The instructors are full time professionals in their disciplines, and they are all very approachable and will make time for students. They always emphasize the students are a team. We are all there to support each other and challenge our training partners to raise their levels! Many of the students compete regularly in regional, national, and international tournaments. The quality of the student body is high. When I attend class I feel like I'm learning from people who are professionals at what they do, which is literally true for some. Everyone who trains and teaches here follows a tone of respect too. I hope to get many years of training here!

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OAMA in the Community

Did you know 50% of women who leave an abusive situation return?

Often it’s because they feel stuck and unable to provide for themselves and their children. This is why Harmony House was founded.

They are Ottawa’s only second-stage (transitional) shelter, helping women & children by bridging the gap after an emergency shelter, and giving them a safe place and resources needed to feel empowered again.

Professor Hammer sat down with Sandra from Harmony House to learn more about what they do for our community, and how we can help.

Watch the full interview here on OAMA’s YouTube channel.

OAMA’s upcoming Women’s Self Defense Seminar is in support of this amazing organization.

It’s free to attend and we are asking for donations to help Harmony House lower this statistic. Help us make a difference!

To learn more about Harmony House, visit their website by clicking here.

Our Community. Our Team ❤️

 

WOMEN’S SELF DEFENSE SEMINAR

Come learn from Professor Hammer, Kru Amy and Coach Jo!

This is a FREE seminar on self-defense techniques, with a focus on preventative strategies based on situational awareness.

Join the seminar in-person at the dojo, Saturday, November 28th, from 11:30 am to 1 pm, or by live stream on Zoom, 10 am to 11 am. (COVID guidelines and social distancing will be followed).

To register for the in-person session, click here.

To register for the online Zoom session, click here.

We hope you can join us!