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Build Confidence

Participating in class and demonstrating your grading abilities promotes confidence and a drive to excel.

Social Skills

Children that participate in class learn to collaborate, communicate, obey rules, create ideas, and social skills.

Problem Solving

Training challenges help youngsters enhance their speaking and comprehension, as well as their problem-solving abilities.

How to Choose a Program

With so many types of martial arts courses available, it can be hard to know how to choose the best classes for your child. Our many martial arts are all distinctive in their own ways. Whatever you select, your child will learn valuable lessons in cooperation, body mechanics, culture, and philosophy. We recommend working with our experienced staff to identify the best curriculum for your child, since kids will naturally be drawn to the art that matches their personalities.

Kids Karate

Our karate programme emphasises useful skills while educating the learner with traditional martial art principles.

Karate is a way for your child to learn perseverance, goal-setting, and patience using the belt system, where pupils start from white and progress to black.

Karate will be included as an Olympic sport in 2020. Kids Karate at VT1 is the ideal place to start if your kid wants to compete in the Olympics one day.

Kids Muay Thai Kickboxing

The Academy offers Muay Thai to children aged 6 and older. It is a simple, enjoyable, fitness-based martial art that teaches kids the importance of perseverance, discipline, and attention. It works well for self-defence too. Students study the concepts and skills of Muay Thai as well as the language and culture throughout each very engaging class.

Kids Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Feel safe in the knowledge that your child has the self-assurance and abilities to handle whatever obstacles that come their way, by allowing them to learn Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. It is simple, fun and incredibly effective.

For more than 15 years, our Martial Arts Academy has been instructing kids on the Sydney North Shore. Our Jiu Jitsu instructors are well-known professionals who are also parents. They are fully qualified to support kids of all ages to thrive both on and off the mats.

Kids Leadership and Competition Programs

Our most advanced martial artists can join a Leadership Team. They will learn leadership skills, advanced martial arts techniques and training as well as leading the younger students.

We also have a Competition Team. Competition is not compulsory at VT1. It is however a great place for the kids to learn about goals, nerves and dealing with losing/winning in a healthy way. We recommend that kids wait at least 12 months before trying a competition. The VT1 in-house events are a great place to start.

Kids Holiday Camps

Our instructors are world-class martial artists, and we are proud to count UFC coaches and world champions among our staff. Each coach works to the VT1 Coaching Method, so you child will receive the same professional standards in training across the board. Many of our coaches have children themselves, and are passionate about teaching kids the skills they need to succeed in martial arts and in life.

Our Instructors

Our instructors are world-class martial artists, and we are proud to count UFC coaches and world champions among our staff. Each coach works to the VT1 Coaching Method, so you child will receive the same professional standards in training across the board. Many of our coaches have children themselves, and are passionate about teaching kids the skills they need to succeed in martial arts and in life.


VT1 Martial Arts Academy offers fitness and martial arts classes for people of all ages, experiences and goals. On top of programs specifically for kids, teens and women our sessions cater for everyone from complete beginners to those wanting to fight professionally. VT1 is a welcoming and fun environment in which to achieve your goals.

No, VT1 MMA Academy has dedicated classes to cater for complete beginners all the way up to professional fighters. VT1 is the perfect place to get you started on your martial arts journey.

At VT1 we are a SAFETY-FIRST Academy. Our world-class instructors teach in a controlled environment at an appropriate intensity for the various levels of experience. Sparring is not compulsory. It is very rare for students to attain injuries whilst training.

Yes! The martial arts taught at VT1 MMA Academy are practical and effective. Whether you want to learn martial arts for grappling or striking matches, MMA bouts or street-based self-defence, VT1 offers martial arts with useful and realistic techniques.

VT1 MMA Academy offers different programs to meet your needs. It is recommended to start off in one martial art before taking on others but a personalised meeting with a member of the VT1 staff will help you establish the best training program to help you achieve your goals.

Yes, Liam Resnekov the Head Coach of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a black belt under the Gracie Family and a 2nd Degree. He has been training over 20 years  and there are also 12 authentic Gracie Jiu Jitsu blackbelts coaching and training at the Academy with him.

Call VT1 on 9417 1001, email us at or visit us at 19b/390 Eastern Valley Way in Chatswood.

Yes, our parking can be accessed from Lower Gibbes St. Just follow Lower Gibbes St down into Chatswood Business Park, and continue straight and up the ramp until you enter the big parking lot. Access to the academy is by walking through the walkway and around the front of the building. If you have any problems finding us don’t hesitate to call us on (02) 9417 1001 and we can direct you!

Check the timetable for specific class times but the gym is open from Monday to Saturday and is closed on Sunday. There are morning and lunch time sessions but on weekdays the majority of classes take place between 5-9pm and 9am-1pm on Saturdays.

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Ready to get started? Call us on 02 9417 1001 to book your program.