Wise Warrior Gym (formerly REAL Self Defense Center)

News & Updates from Wise Warrior Gym

The latest news, updates and recent schedule changes at Wise Warrior Gym will be posted here so come back often.


September 2020: Fall Classes at Wise Warrior Gym

September 2020: Fall Classes at Wise Warrior Gym

Posted Sep 15th, 2020 in News

We're back from our summer program with a full class schedule for the Fall. Check out our schedule for Mixed Martial Arts, Jiu Jitsu, weapons training, and REAL Self Defense. Get ready to bring your skills up this Fall, or start your training for the first time!

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July & August 2020: We're officially REOPEN for summer training & classes

July & August 2020: We're officially REOPEN for summer training & classes

Posted Jul 6th, 2020 in News

Our doors are open again after COVID-19 closure, and we're more than ready to get back to training with safety protocols in place. Check out our July & August summer schedule for Mixed Martial Arts classes, weapons training, Combat Submission Wrestling, and brand new REAL Self Defense curriculum.

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February 2020: Bringing the Wise Warrior Era to Edmonton

February 2020: Bringing the Wise Warrior Era to Edmonton

Posted Feb 6th, 2020 in News

This year new programs and classes will be offered. Wise Warrior University online classes are now up and running! 

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December 2019: It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas!

December 2019: It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas!

Posted Dec 5th, 2019 in News

Wishing all my students, coaches, friends and family a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! I hope the holiday season is a peaceful, restful, and reflective time for you.

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November 2019: Free Women's Self Defense Seminar

November 2019: Free Women's Self Defense Seminar

Posted Nov 6th, 2019 in News

Ladies, please join us for FREE self defense in honour of fodada's International Women's Self Defense Day. We are representing Edmonton in this global event on Saturday November 23.

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October 2019: Coaches Corner & Everyday Warrior

October 2019: Coaches Corner & Everyday Warrior

Posted Oct 5th, 2019 in News

We're weaving together core skills from all of our Real Self Defense modules, making them even more accessible and adaptable to key real-world scenarios. Plus we have guest instructor Rick Wilson hosting a 2-day knife defense seminar. Come check out our seminars and events in October!

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September 2019: Fall is Here!

September 2019: Fall is Here!

Posted Sep 3rd, 2019 in News

We're back in gear for Fall after our Summer Theme. We're bringing new striking stand-up game to our MMA and continuing to refine our Ground 'n' Pound. Plus check out upcoming self defense events in Edmonton.

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August 2019: New seminar, plus Wise Warrior goes international!

August 2019: New seminar, plus Wise Warrior goes international!

Posted Aug 3rd, 2019 in News

Check out August's self defense and MMA events in Edmonton, including an upcoming seminar with Guest Coach Ryan Lawless. Plus, learn what Wise Warrior Gym is up to this month in Ecuador.

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July & August: Summer Sign-Up Special

July & August: Summer Sign-Up Special

Posted Jun 26th, 2019 in News

We're rolling out brand-new curriculum for our Summer Theme: Ground 'n' Pound. Learn what to do when a fight goes close-quarter or goes to the ground. This training is not just for MMA enthusiasts but for real-world civilian defense. It's also excellent for subject control & restraint for security and law enforcement. Summer sign-up special available.

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June 2019: BJJ seminar recap, events, and prepping for our upcoming summer theme

June 2019: BJJ seminar recap, events, and prepping for our upcoming summer theme

Posted Jun 6th, 2019 in News

Ray Price, Straight Blast Gym Black Belt, left us with some leading BJJ tips for top game positional dominance. We love the never-ending advancement that allows us to continually refine our students' sport combat. Plus, check out upcoming self defense and Wise Warrior events in Edmonton and our new Summer Theme.

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