Valkyrie WMAA in the Small Business BC Awards

Small Business BC Awards - Vote for Us!

Valkyrie Western Martial Arts Assembly has been nominated in two categories of this year’s Small Business BC Awards: Best Concept, and Best Emerging Entrepreneur! The Small Business BC Awards are held every year to celebrate the contributions of small business owners in our community. Nominees have until November 30th to gather enough votes from the public to make it to their category’s Top 10. Semi-finalists and finalists get support and media coverage from the great…

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New Class: Prehabilitation

Tools of the trade: foam roller, thera band, ball

Starting today, we’ve got a new ongoing class on the schedule. On Mondays and Wednesday, from 5:30pm – 6:30pm, students in our Valkyrie Core and Valkyrie Base programs are invited to join our new Prehabilitation classes.

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Grand Opening a great success!

On Saturday, October 10th, we officially opened the doors of our new location at 2603 Kingsway. The day began with a ribbon-cutting ceremony (with a sharpened boar spear in lieu of scissors) at 10am, after which we opened the floor for sparring and socializing. A great group of guest fighters came out from fellow Vancouver swoprdplay schools Academie Duello and Blood & Iron, our neighbours at East Van BJJ, and the Society for Creative Anachronism.…

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New Training Space Grand Opening!

Valkyrie WMAA Grand Opening Announcement

We’re very excited to announce the official opening of our new training space at 2603 Kingsway! On Saturday, October 10th, from 10am – 8pm, we’ll be holding an open house and welcoming the community into our new home. Stop by to tour our facility, watch student demonstrations, meet our instructors, get programming info, handle some of our training swords, and pick up great Valkyrie swag (including t-shirts and temporary tattoos). It all kicks off with…

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