Welcome to Derbyshire Kickboxing

The first steps are often the hardest to take, but are the most rewarding. At Derbyshire Kickboxing we strive to provide the best instruction around where:

You Will

  • Practice in a safe and welcoming environment
  • Be taught by a fully qualified black belt instructor
  • Learn realistic self defense
  • Meet like minded people
  • Have full support and encouragement from the coaching team
  • Improve flexibility and general fitness
You Will Not

  • Be put at risk
  • Be forced to fight (ever!)
  • Be singled out from the rest of the group
  • Do the same class twice
  • Get bored with repetitive exercises
  • Be made to do anything you are not comfortable with
Providing the best quality kickboxing training for all ages and fitness levels in the Derbyshire area. We recognise everyone’s reasons for starting martial arts vary.

We aim to deliver a wide variety in the classes, improving fitness, self-confidence, flexibility, and realistic self-defence. Most classes concentrate on the non-contact elements of the sport, but exposure to sparring and competitions is available if desired.

Reviews from our Members

Carolyn Wood
Thursday, June 6th, 2019 at 8:34pm

my balance stamina and confidence have improved. Nice group great teachers.

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John Joe Preston
Saturday, February 2nd, 2019 at 9:05pm

Amazing ppl very welcoming everybody I’ve met are more than happy to show and help you along your journey all instructors are so easy to talk too and very professional highly recommend any age πŸ₯Š

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Adam Sharman
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 at 11:04pm

If you have never tried kickboxing. Then give it a go you get a free trial lesson to see if you like it and there is no pressure. The members of pka make you feel so welcome and help you every step of the way....

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Thomas Seaton
Friday, February 3rd, 2017 at 11:36am
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Emma Jane Musson
Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 at 12:33am

I started kickboxing to get back into some exercise! I wasn't sure at first but once I had a go I knew I needed to do this! I have loved every bit since! I would recommend anyone joining- for exercise - for greats friends and...

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Elise Peet
Monday, January 18th, 2016 at 8:41pm

Since starting kickboxing 2 years ago, my fitness levels have increased hugely, and I've now reached my purple belt. It's a fantastic sport, and there isn't a better club to learn it with than Derbyshire Kickboxing. Everyone is so friendly and welcoming, you feel right...

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Derbyshire Kickboxing

Derbyshire Kickboxing is a division of the Professional Kickboxing Association (PKA) operating classes for all abilities in the Derbyshire area.
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Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, August 8th, 2020 at 10:07am

Weekend Challenge Time! Remember to post your results! πŸ˜€πŸ’ͺ

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, August 1st, 2020 at 9:35am

Weekend Challenge Time! Remember to post your results! πŸ˜€πŸ’ͺ

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, July 25th, 2020 at 10:05am

Weekend Challenge Time! πŸ’ͺ Enjoy! And make sure you post your videos!

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, July 18th, 2020 at 3:45pm

Weekly Challenge! 16 to beat. Post your videos. Good luck πŸ˜€

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Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingFriday, July 17th, 2020 at 9:32am

Fun Friday πŸŽ‰ here’s the final cut of our hit exchange video πŸ˜€ thanks to everyone that contributed πŸ‘πŸ’ͺπŸ˜€

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Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingSunday, July 12th, 2020 at 7:02am

We should have been holding our grading exam today πŸ˜• Disappointed not to be able to see students showing off their skills and hard work to climb up the ladder of belts but here’s a reminder of some past great results we’ll be back soon...

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Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, July 11th, 2020 at 9:15am

It's the weekend challenge time guy's.
Lets see how many you can do in 60 seconds.
Post your videos for a chance to win a pair of Nunchucks.

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingThursday, July 9th, 2020 at 6:26pm

Great news from the government announcement today allowing indoor gyms to reopen from 25th July πŸŽ‰

As soon as more information is provided by our club venues we’ll be touch about how each class will be reopening πŸ‘ this may be quicker...

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingTuesday, July 7th, 2020 at 7:17am

Cardio & Core Workout

30 secs star jumps
30 secs constant fast punching
30 secs butt kicks
30 secs of constant front kicks
30 secs high knees
30 secs of constant fast punching

30...

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Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, July 4th, 2020 at 8:05am

Weekend challenge time πŸ’ͺπŸŽ‰ I managed 17, let’s see how many you can do in 30 seconds πŸ‘ please stay safe with this one and don’t get too dizzy πŸ˜€

Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingSaturday, June 27th, 2020 at 9:57am

Weekend Challenge Time! Don’t forget to post your videos/photos on the club pages πŸ’ͺπŸ˜€ We want to know how many punches you can throw πŸ˜€πŸ‘

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Derbyshire Kickboxing
Derbyshire KickboxingTuesday, June 23rd, 2020 at 3:21pm

Obviously the latest announcement from the government wasn’t what we were all hoping for in allowing leisure centres to reopen and classes to start again but it’s a step in the right direction πŸ‘ however we are staying committed to providing our online classes, workouts...