Parents! We have a School Holiday Programme!! Join in for a couple of days of fun, games, fitness, self-defence, flying kicks & much more!


School Holiday Martial Art classes They will run, jump, work hard, play cool games and have tonnes of fun while being introduced to aspects of Martial Arts including self defence, pad work, flying kicks, fitness, stretching and more!

This holiday programme is for children from the ages of 5-12yrs, kids will be divided up into age-appropriate groups, and no experience in martial arts required.

Our facilities are clean and safe, and the instructors have plenty of experience with children.

So if you are looking for a break and something fun to do during the holidays, bring the kids on down, they will love it.

Places are strictly limited so be quick to secure you spot.


This school holiday programme is for ages from 5 up to 12 years of age. Siblings are welcome. Kids just need to bring lunch a drink bottle and a great attitude.


Gym type clothes (Shorts & T-Shirt), Water bottle, Morning tea and a healthy lunch.

Doors open at 9.00am. Parents and caregivers need to ensure that children are dropped off safely at the commencement of the programme and picked up punctually at the end of the programme. A late pick up penalty charge of $10.00 every 15 minutes may apply.


If a person arrives to collect your child whose name is not on your enrolment form, then we are obliged (for your child’s safety) to keep your child in our care until you have been located for consent. To save embarrassment for all concerned, we would appreciate prior notification from you on this matter. Please remember the programme finishes at 3pm or 5pm. A late pick penalty of $10.00 per every 15 minutes applies.


Parents need to be aware that because safety is our first consideration our policy must be strictly adhered to. Parents will be notified if their child is causing a disruption. SMA reserves the right to remove from its programmes any child who causes a disruption to the programme or who may cause harm to themselves or another participant. A refund of fees will not apply.


You must provide your child with morning tea, water, fruit and a healthy lunch. Please ensure you child does not bring extra sweets and junk food.


If your child has a medical condition that may affect their full participation in our programme, you must notify us before the beginning of the programme so that we can inform our coaches and document it in our records.


Out of consideration for other participants, please do not bring unwell children to the programme. Please notify us by phone if your child will be away / arriving late / leaving early.


Please follow these procedures for any concerns:
1. Raise your concern, suggestion, compliment or complaint with the Holiday Programme Coordinator Mark Pullan.
2. If this is not appropriate, please discuss your concern in writing to our CEO Chris Cameron.
3. Alternatively, you may put it in writing addressed to Shizoku Martial Arts Limited, 1 Shirley Rd, Christchurch 8013.


We reserve the right to cancel any programme where insufficient enrolments are received and offer a full refund in these circumstances. Other refunds (at your request) are available, dependent on a minimum of 48 hours notice prior to the commencement of the programme.


Shizoku Martial Arts
1 Shirley Road, Mairehau, Christchurch 8013, New Zealand

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Due to staffing issues we are no longer running a January 2024 School Holiday programme.

School Holiday Martial Arts & Self Defence

Age: 5 – 12 yrs
Siblings welcome

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We are currently holding all bookings. We will reopen them soon.