Club Sports: Martial Arts

TUís Martial Arts Club Provides You With Real Skills For Lifelong Results

Fall & Spring Semester:
Tuesdays 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Saturdays 12:00-2:00 p.m.

Practices and sessions are held in the Heminger Recreation Center (NE corner). Please, no street shoes or bare feet on the courts/track floors.

By joining the Tiffin University Dragons Martial Arts Club, you can learn self-defense, traditional Karate, and competition fighting skills.  In addition, youíll improve your confidence, skills, balance, coordination, and self-esteem. This is your opportunity to become fitter, stronger, faster, and more flexible, while learning a valuable skill.

Martial Arts FAQ

Beginners & Experts Both Welcome!

Whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned expert, you are welcome to join us. 

Styles and skills include:

Shotokan Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Uechi Ryu Karate, Brazilian and Japanese Jui-Jitsu, Judo, Aikido, Wu Shu, Kobudo (including nunchaku, staff, tonfa, knife throwing, manrikiguisari, kama, sai), Kickboxing, Escrima, and much more.

TUís Martial Arts Is Free For the Tiffin University Community!

For more information, contact Sensei Vincent Moore, (419) 448-3345 or email

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About Vincent Moore:

Dr. Vincent Moore is an Associate Professor of English at Tiffin University.  He has been studying martial arts since 1990, is a fourth degree black belt in Kime Ryu and holds black belts in both Shotokan Karate and Kobudo.  As a freelance writer, his articles on martial arts have appeared in Black Belt Magazine, Inside Kung-Fu, Karate International, and Martial Arts Training.  He is the founder of ACMAP (The Association of College Martial Arts Programs).