THE DOJO, which translates, as training facility for martial artist, is a unique family oriented facility dedicated to the mental and physical enhancement of the human spirit. Our state-of-the-art facility is an environment to experience empowerment and feel positive.
We offer programs for LIL DRAGONS, FAMILY, and ADULT MARTIAL ARTS, Which mean we have classes for people of all ages and physical levels. We offer a curriculum that is deeply rooted in tradition and balanced with progressive and innovative teaching methods and philosophies. Our facility is open to serve you Monday through Thursday and Friday. Saturday and Sundays are reserved for Privates and special Classes that are offered throughout the day to accommodate your schedule.
THE DOJO is fundamentally focused on LEARNING, and creating a environment that is positive and enthusiastic about life. The goal is to better our students and instructors through this process of learning. Instructors and staff attend seminars, workshops and private lessons. We belong to the Martial Arts Industry Association (MAIA) an organization dedicated to the development, growth and success of all martial artists and school owners. The owner and head instructor, Sensei Pete Valdez, continues his studies in the martial arts, even after thirty-eight years of martial arts training. His motto is, “We continue to improve upon what we do, to be and give the best that we can be, to better serve our community.”
What sets THE DOJO apart from the rest? Simply, our honest and sincere dedication to the customers we serve. The entire staff is committed to best serving our families, students and members, and Our hope is to one day offer scholarships to under-privileged kids who are in dire need of a program such as ours. THE DOJO uses a Learn to Earn system, which includes rewarding merit patches and certificates of recognition to students who achieve academic excellence in school.
Serving Madera Ranchos, Raymond, Chowchilla, Firebaugh, Dos Palos and Madera, CA