FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How much does it cost?
The Way offers world-class instruction in a state-of-the-art facility. Prices will only be discussed after you have completed The Way Experience. Contact us for more information at 561-249-2739.
Do I need to be fit to join?
Absolutely not. The Way caters to people of all fitness levels even to those who have never done any type of athletic activity. Whether it is to learn self-defense, to lose weight, or to get into the best shape of your life, your goals are more than achievable through the programs at The Way Martial Arts. Our programs are specifically designed to maximize your chances of achieving whatever you set out to do in the least amount of time
Do I need experience to start?
Not at all. From the complete beginner to the most advanced professional fighter, The Way has different programs for every level of experience. In fact, all instructors at The Way Instructor Team are experts at teaching beginners. The most important thing is for you to start today and gain all the wonderful benefits of martial arts.
Is it safe?
Absolutely. At The Way, safety is our top priority in everything that we do. The Way teaches martial arts in a safe, fun, and supportive environment under the guidance of some of the best teachers in the world. Additionally, our facility is designed specifically for safety. Of course, like in any other sport, accidents can occur, but serious accidents are extremely rare in martial arts.
What are the classes like?
Classes at The Way are designed to maximize your learning, fun, and fitness. Of course, all of our classes are authentic and taught by world-class instructors. You will learn authentic martial arts and you will get into the best shape of your life. Our classes are high-energy, full of adrenaline, and fun. You will never be forced to do anything that you do not want to do. For example, if you do not want to spar, you will never be forced to do so. Of course, if you love to spar, you can do it under the strict supervision of our instructors.
Can I try a class before signing up as a member?
Yes! In fact, we encourage you to take advantage of our Complimentary Trial Class! You should definitely test-drive at The Way experience before committing to it. We are confident that you will love it. The Way offers Complimentary Trial Classes every day at a time of your convenience. To book your Complimentary Trial Class, please call us at 561-249-2739 or click here. Just come down in a T-shirt and shorts, we will provide the Gi for the BJJ trial and the gloves for the kickboxing trial.
What about women?
Yes, of course! Women are definitely welcome at The Way. In fact, women are an integral part of The Way Family. Currently, women make up approximately 25%-30% of the student body at The Way. For women, learning the art of self-defense can be a life-changing experience because it empowers them with confidence, knowledge, and determination. Knowing that you can defend yourself safely in 95% of real-life situations is an empowering feeling. Try a Complimentary Trial Class today by simply clicking here!
What about kids?
At The Way, we teach martial arts so that your kids can inherit invaluable life skills such as confidence, self-defense, mental strength, discipline, focus, teamwork, and much more. Our goal is to help your kid maximize his/her chances of success in life. We have a very strong focus on “bully-proofing” your kids so that they do not become victims at school. Bullying is very harmful to a kid’s self-esteem and can rob a kid of his/her future dreams. At The Way, we have a zero-tolerance philosophy against bullies. Bully-proof your kid today! Try a Complimentary Trial Class today by simply clicking here!
What equipment do I need?
Every class at The Way has different requirements in terms of equipment. The Way Store is equipped with everything that you need to get started on your journey of continuous self-improvement through martial arts!
What are the hours of operation?
We are open 6 days a week, so you can train whenever you like! Mondays through Fridays, we have classes as early as 6:00 am and as late as 8:15 pm. On Saturdays, we are open from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. Please note that we will be adding more classes and times in the future. So stay tuned!
What makes The Way different?
The Way Instructor Team is led by UFC Fighter and NoGi BJJ World Champion Herbert Burns, ensuring each technique will learn at The Way will be battle-proof. The Way is a different kind of school because our entire focus is on you and how we can help you achieve your goals in a safe, fun, and supportive environment. We are open 6 days a week and we offer a very large class schedule. As a member, you become part of The Way Family. Our culture is one where we all help each other and look out for each other. Oh yes, and we also have world-class instructors and a state-of-the-art facility (with showers, lockers, dry change rooms, and laundry service). At The Way, you will get more for your hard-earned money.
How do I know if I am getting authentic training?
With over 100 years of experience accumulated among all our instructors, The Way Instructor Team is very experienced in teaching martial arts. Our instructors are world-class and possess instructor certifications at the highest level.
Is there a difference between learning at The Way and learning at other academies?
Yes, of course. At The Way, all of our BJJ Professors are Black Belts with the highest accolades in BJJ competitions such as BJJ World Champion, NoGi BJJ World Champion, and even UFC Fighter. The Way Kickboxing instructors are Professional MMA fighters and actively compete in organizations such as UFC, and ONE.
Can I take a TAP 1-on-1 lesson with The Way Instructors?
Yes, we highly recommend that you take the private TAP 1-on-1 lessons with The Instructor Team. Historically, you can learn up to 400% faster through private TAP 1-on-1 lessons.