R.H.D. Martial Arts for all ages

Focus & Core Values:

R.H.D. Martial Arts classes focus on building self-confidence, self-control, and self-defense skills. R.H.D. Martial Arts Core Values can be summed up in three words:    RESPECT. HONOR. DISCIPLINE


Little Ninjas monthly class is $40. All other monthly classes are $60. Payment must be made before the registration deadline to ensure class quota is met. Minimum of 5 is required for class to be held. Maximum for classes are 25. Payment may be made at the front reception desk at the Parks and Recreation Center.

Session Dates:

All classes meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Community Room in the Hope Mills Parks and Recreation Center. Times for classes are listed below.

Session:        Tuesday, May 7 - Thursday, May 30 (Registration Deadline: Tuesday, April 30)

Session:        Tuesday, June 4 - Thursday, June 27 (Registration Deadline: Tuesday, May 28)

Session:        Tuesday, July 2 - Thursday, July 30 (Registration Deadline: Tuesday, June 25)     

Class Descriptions:

Little Ninjas (Ages 3-5)
5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Little Ninjas classes focus on fundamental movement skills, sitting/standing skills, and following instructions with an emphasis on fun.

Youth - Beginner (6 - 12)
6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m.

Youth Beginner's classes provide a more complex workout while still teaching basic techniques and core values.

Youth Advanced (6-12)
6:45 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Youth Advanced classes are for children who have attended the beginners' class and advanced to Yellow Belt under R.H.D. Martial Arts. These children are ready for more advanced techniques.

Teens & Adults (13 & Up)
7:30 p.m. - 8:15 p.m.

Teens and Adult classes focus on fitness and practical fighting skills while still progressing in rank through R.H.D. Martial Arts curriculum.

The Sensei : 

Carl Guthrie

1st Degree Black Belt, American Freestyle Martial Arts of Charlotte, NC

Modern Army Combatives Program (MACP) Basic and Tactical Combatives Trainer

Special Operations Combatives Program (SOCP) Certified

4th Degree Black Belt in Freestyle Martial Arts under the United States Martial Arts Association

Current member of the Small Circle Jujitsu Association and lifetime member of the World Wide Martial Arts Association