Since 1990, American Hapkido Mixed Martial Arts Training Center has provided instruction in Hapkido and Mixed Martial Arts in the Moorpark area to all ages. Located in a 5,000 sq ft facility at 5260 Kazuko Ct, Suite A. Birthday party packages also offered. More information at www.americanhapkido.com or by calling 805.523.7066.
VC Arena is an indoor soccer facility located in Camarillo that offers youth, co-ed and adult competitive and recreational leagues in soccer and flag football. It is located at 795 Camarillo Springs Road, Suite G, behind Camarillo Springs. Its field uses the latest in artificial turf technology.
VC Arena also offers up birthday parties...choose from dodgeball, soccer or flag football to liven up your party!
More information at www.vcarena.com or call 805.484.7384.
Gracie Morumbi offers Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instruction for individuals, families and law enforcement in the Ventura and Los Angeles County areas. They offer various types of Martial Arts and fitness programs including kickboxing, kettlebells, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and self defense.
Visit www.GracieMorumbi.com to learn more.
All Star Martial Arts is a 2,000+ square foot studio that opened in the summer of 2018 at 706 Lindero Canyon Road, Suite 710 in Oak Park (cross street Kanan). Offering classes to all ages in Korean based Tang Soo Do (made famous in the U.S. by Chuck Norris).
Also offered are women’s self defense programs, bully awareness program, sparring and more.
More information at www.allstarop.com or by call 818.532.7770.
The Tae Ryong School of Taekwondo was founded in 1982 by Grand Master Yong Shin, offering the Korean art of self defense to children and adults. Visit www.trtkd.com for more information.
Locations in the local area:
Camarillo: 2249 Pickwick Drive (805.388.5425).
Since 2005, Jacob Flame's Tang Soo Do University has provided instruction in Tang Soo Do and the martial arts in the Thousand Oaks area. Tang Soo Do means "the art of the knife hand" or "the way of the Chinese hand." It contains characteristics of Chinese internal methods and Japanese striking styles.
Jacob Flame's Tang Soo Do University has produced champions in life as well as in the martial arts. Headed by Jacob Flame (4th Degree Black Belt) and a staff of expert instructors and managers, the University offers a number of programs for physical fitness and instruction in Tang Soo Do, such as Pre-Karate, Junior Karate, Black Belt Club, Masters Club or Adult Tang Soo Do.
The school is located at Stagecoach Plaza in Newbury Park at 300-F Giant Oak Avenue as well as other locations around the Conejo Valley. Visit www.ThousandOaksKarate.com or call 805.499.CHOP for more information.
YMCA of Southeast Ventura County serves the areas of Agoura, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Newbury Park, Thousand Oaks and Westlake Village. General information at www.triunfoymca.org or call 805.497.3081 x104.
Conejo Valley YMCA is located at 4031 North Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks (805.523.7613). Open 7 days per week. Facility has a 25-yard indoor heated pool) activity room, fitness center, gym, outdoor multi-sport court, frisbee golf/horseshoes, hiking and biking trail, babysitting, swim lessons, etc. www.triunfoymca.org/conejo
Triunfo YMCA is located at 31225 La Baya Drive, Suite 106, Westlake Village (818.707.9622). Closed on weekends. Facility has aquatics, fitness center, classes, camps, child care and various sports. www.triunfoymca.org/Triunfo
Simi Valley YMCA is at 3200 Cochran Street (805.583.5338). Open 7 days per week. 25 yard swimming pool, fitness center, indoor cycling, child care, camps, classes, sports, etc. www.triunfoymca.org/SimiValley
CLOSED: The Miller Family YMCA, previously located at 320 Via Las Brisas, Newbury Park, was closed in late 2017.
Mentors Taekwondo Academy is located at The Village at Dos Vientos, 330 Via Las Brisas #150, Newbury Park. The academy offers private and group lessons to children, teens and adults. Programs offered include Taekwondo, self defense, kickboxing, sparring and more. Visit mentorstaekwondoacademy.com for more information.
Ojai Valley Trail Riding Company offers horseback riding for beginners to advanced, offering lessons, pony rides and custom rides year round in the Ojai area. Trail rides include the Ventura River Valley, with views of the Topa Topa Mountains and Forest Trail Rides throgh Rice Canyon.
Visit www.ojaitrailrides.com or call 805.890.9340 for more information.