Self Defense

Self Defense

Self-defense isn’t just about punching and kicking through deadly situations. It has more to do with being confident, alert, and aware in all kinds of situations and surroundings.

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TM Martial Arts gives you the skills to defend yourself and walk with confidence!

Are you looking to build physical and mental strength through a modern self-defense system? One that is both effective in realistic situations and enjoyable to learn? If so, a Combat Hapkido class at TM Martial Arts is right for you.

Our curriculum focuses on gaining control of an opponent through restraint and control. In the Combat Hapkido Class at TM Martial Arts, we place a significant emphasis on footwork, distractive striking, and body positioning. In addition, students learn:


Gain control of any situation with effective defensive techniques unique to combat hapkido


Learn effective elbow and knee strikes.


Specialized training covers self-protection practices that maintain the upper hand from various positions


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Did You Know?

Many People Are Attending TM Martial Arts in Plainfield-Joliet Area So They Don’t Become A Statistic


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An estimated 1,248,185 violent crimes occurred in 2016 according to FBI Crime Statistics. We are faced with a world that needs martial arts training to give community members the confidence to defend themselves.


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At TM Martial Arts we believe in helping our community members manage their stress through physical and mental martial arts training. Our instructors help each student one-on-one to achieve their personal goals.


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Adults need our support. We work hand in hand with students to assure that they make the right choices. At TM Martial Arts we will help you to raise your fitness level and self-confidence while teaching you to defend yourself.

Protect Yourself and Your Family

Our Self-Defense Classes in Plainfield-Joliet Area give you a set of practical skills that could save your life one day. Our classes can help men and women of all skill levels get the training they need to stay safe. In no time, you can learn:

  • How to react at a moment’s notice
  • Effective and efficient striking techniques
  • Close-combat and disarming strategies
  • The best ways to keep a clear mind and stay calm

Our Self-Defense Program Grows Your Self-Confidence

Our instructors will teach you how to defend yourself by practicing natural body movements designed to give you an advantage when you are facing a larger and stronger opponent. Once students have become proficient with the basic movements, we begin to train with more advanced techniques. As you grow more comfortable in the self-defense program, you will discover:

  • No one will try to intimidate or overpower you
  • Everyone cooperates to help you improve your techniques
  • You quickly learn Your natural body movements trump men’s muscle strength
  • You will have fun!

All Are Welcome

Whether you’re a Beginner or an Experienced Martial Artist, TM Martial Arts in Plainfield-Joliet Area has a Master Instructor with many years of experience teaching karate classes. Our school has friendly cooperative members, and the training equipment to help you learn practical, proven effective self-defense karate to reduce your fears, increase your self-control and to once again walk with confidence.

We’re here to help you Learn the Effective Art of Self-Defense.

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This is a GIFT that will last a lifetime through school, college and into the work world.

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