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SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford

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SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford


982 Farmington Ave, in West Hartford Center

Phone & Email

(860) 904-5765

Hours & Social

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982 Farmington Ave, in West Hartford Center

Phone & Email

(860) 904-5765

Hours & Social

our regular hours
social links

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  • Build Confidence and Self-Defense Skills

    Empower yourself with self-confidence and effective self-defense techniques through SDSS martial arts classes, boosting your self-esteem.

  • Develop Discipline and Life Skills

    Cultivate discipline, respect, honesty, patience, and self-control through SDSS martial arts training, essential for personal growth and success.

  • Enjoy a Fun and Engaging Physical Activity

    Martial arts is an enjoyable and physically engaging way to stay fit, enhancing your physical health, learning new techniques, and improving overall well-being.

  • Empower Yourself through an Anti-Bullying Program

    SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford offers personalized service, expert instruction, and an anti-bullying program that helps prevent issues before they start.

  • Expert Instruction and Personalized Service

    SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford offers personalized service and expert instruction from highly trained instructors.

Best Martial Arts In West Hartford, CT

Welcome to SDSS Martial Arts, the home of the best martial arts in West Hartford, CT. Our school is dedicated to providing personalized service to every student who walks through our doors. With our highly trained instructors, you can be confident that you are learning from the very best. Our focus is on teaching the most effective self-defense system available and having lots of fun along the way. However, it’s not only about learning the skills but also about feeling great after every class. We guarantee that you will leave each session feeling empowered and accomplished. Join us today and experience the difference that personalized service and expert instruction can make in your martial arts journey.

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Convenient Location

SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford is conveniently located in the heart of the picturesque West Hartford Center. Situated in one of Connecticut’s premier shopping districts, our martial arts school offers a prime location for students and families looking for convenience and accessibility. Whether you’re a local resident or simply passing through, you’ll find our school easily accessible and surrounded by a vibrant community. With ample parking and nearby amenities, you can easily incorporate martial arts training into your busy life. Discover the perfect balance between a convenient location and exceptional martial arts instruction at SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford.

Build Confidence, Discipline, and Self Defense

SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford is proud to offer the SDSS Life Skills Program, which goes beyond self-defense to teach values that are integral to personal growth. Our program centers around five key principles: Shaolin Discipline, Shaolin Self Control, Shaolin Respect, Shaolin Honesty, and Shaolin Patience. These principles are not just essential to becoming a skilled martial artist, but also to becoming a well-rounded individual. Our exceptional instructors are deeply passionate about instilling these values and helping you integrate them into every aspect of your life. With our warm and supportive environment, expert guidance, and emphasis on character development, we strive to shape individuals who contribute positively to society. Join our close-knit community at SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford, and embark on a journey of building confidence, fitness, and self-defense skills while acquiring the essential life skills for success!


Balance and Presence 

Defend yourself on every level.

At SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford, we believe that martial arts is much more than just physical defense. Our programs are designed to help you learn how to protect yourself emotionally and defend others. Whether you are four years old or an adult seeking advanced techniques, our expert instructors will tailor your training to suit your needs. We are proud to offer the most effective self-defense system in the industry that focuses on all aspects of self-defense. So if you’re ready to embark on a journey of self-discovery, emotional strength, and the ability to be a protector, join us at SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford!

Convenient Times

At SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford, we know that life can be hectic. That’s why we provide convenient class times that cater to the busy schedules of families and working adults. Whether you’re a parent with a lot on your plate or a professional with a packed agenda, we’ve got you covered. Our flexible schedule is designed to accommodate your needs, ensuring you can prioritize your training while still managing all your other commitments. We believe that martial arts should be accessible to everyone, and we’re dedicated to making it effortless for you to incorporate it into your busy lifestyle. Join us at SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford and experience the convenience of staying active and providing positive growth opportunities for yourself and your children.

karate students working on a nunchaku form
SDSS Student showing focus and self discipline


At SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford, we understand how important it is for parents to address the issue of bullying. That’s why we offer a fantastic anti-bullying program that incorporates martial arts. When your child studies martial arts with us, they not only learn how to respond to bullying in a positive and effective way, but they also develop the confidence that will benefit them throughout their lives. This increased confidence will help them become strong leaders who are successful in all aspects of life. By learning anti-bullying techniques at an early age, your child will acquire the necessary tools to protect themselves and have the confidence to stand up for others. Join us at SDSS Martial Arts of West Hartford and witness how our martial arts program empowers children to combat bullying, fostering their growth into resilient and influential individuals.

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982 Farmington Avenue
West Hartford, CT 06107
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Our Hours

Monday – Thursday, 12-8

Friday 3-6

Saturday 9-1