Master and student practise kobudo in the Dojo

Martial Arts Club

Want to get fit and have fun at the same time?

Here at the Royal Armouries in Leeds you can learn two distinct and separate art forms of Martial Arts.

One with weapons Kobudo and one without Taekwon-do

Martial Arts is a great form of exercise which develops fitness, flexibility, co-ordination and strength.

Did you know?

Is newer better?

The last cast-iron British smoothbore cannon, the 68 pounder, was 8 inches (203 mm), the same calibre as the heaviest guns of King Henry VIII three hundred years earlier. Their performance was probably not very different either!