MEMBERSHIPS & POLICIES
4 Week Introductory Trial
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s 4-week trial membership, provides an opportunity for you and/or your child to become acquainted with both the physical and mental aspects of mixed martial arts. The trial program allows access to 1 of our basic programs, allows you to attend regular class sessions, participate in the academies extracurricular activities, and entitles you to our basic school t-shirt. At the end of the 4 weeks, we will discuss you and/or your child’s progress and suggest recommendations, provide membership options, and discuss goals and benefits of further martial arts instruction.
Upgraded 4-Week Introductory Trial $99.00
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s upgraded 4-week trial membership, has all the benefits of the basic 4-week trial for you and/or your child, but allows access to our basic Jury Jiu-Jitsu program as well. This allows access to both of our programs, while allowing you to explore the benefits of a variety of martial arts styles. At the end of the 4 weeks, we will discuss you and/or your child’s progress and suggest recommendations, provide membership options, and discuss goals and benefits of further martial arts instruction..
Month to Month
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s month to month membership option provides a non-commitment agreement to allow students to explore their journey in the martial arts. Membership renewal options, will be provided at the end of each thirty-day membership.
* Program uniform not included
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s 6-month membership, is a short-term commitment for students who are getting their start in the martial arts. This membership option provides basic training to teach students the fundamentals of our mixed martial arts program. Pride Martial Arts Academy’s 6-month membership includes our basic program uniform.
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s 12-month membership, is a year term commitment for students who are getting their start in the martial arts. This membership option provides basic training to teach students the fundamentals of our mixed martial arts program, while allowing members to save on basic monthly tuition. Pride Martial Arts Academy’s 12-month membership includes our basic program uniform.
Black Belt Club
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s Black Belt Club program, is an additional membership option, that provides martial arts students with an opportunity in experiencing elements of mixed martial arts outside the core curriculum. Additional training elements include: traditional forms training, weapons curriculum (nunchucks, bo-staff, & escrima sticks), and both point and continuous sparring. Completion of the basic program is a required prerequisite.
* Black Belt Club sparring package is required
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s Masters Club program, is an additional membership option, that provides advanced training for red belts and above. This membership upgrade provides signature training geared toward black belt testing and dan advancement, advanced competitive training, an advanced weapons curriculum.
* Instructor approval required
Pride Martial Arts Academy’s Jury Jiu-Jitsu membership, is an affiliate program with curriculum and testing under the tutelage of, UFC headliner and featherweight contender, Myles “Fury” Jury. The Jury Jiu-Jitsu program is a mixed martial arts curriculum that encompasses the fundamentals of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, wrestling, and striking.
* Jury Jiu-Jitsu Gi is required
Student/member represents that he/she is in good physical condition and is able to use the facilities of Pride Martial Arts Academy. Student/member hereby acknowledges that he/she is fully aware of the risks and hazards inherent in the practice of martial arts and in fitness activities and hereby assumes voluntarily all risks of loss, damage or injury (including death) that may be sustained by Student/member or to his/her property. Student/member hereby accepts full responsibility for the use of, or participation in, any and all classes, services, equipment, demonstrations or events, whatsoever owned, operated or sponsored by Pride Martial Arts Academy, whether on-site or off-site and hereby releases and agrees to hold harmless, Pride Martial Arts Academy, its owners, officers, directors, members, employees, representatives and agents from any and all loss, claim, injury, damage or liability sustained or incurred by Student/member resulting there from. All students must sign a release that shall be binding upon the heirs, distributees, next of kin, executor and administrator of each of the undersigned. In signing the Agreement, the undersigned hereby acknowledges and represents that that he/she has read the release, and understands it and signs it voluntarily.
Pride Martial Arts Academy will offer Student/member the option for early termination of contracts. The early termination fee is $300.00 per contract. Student/member must provide written notice of 30 days in which time tuition charges will still apply, member may still attend classes, and the early termination fee must be received. All agreements may be cancelled prior to the end of the term upon the death or disability of the Student/member, or if member moves more than 25 miles from the Pride Martial Arts Academy studio. To cancel this agreement prior to the end of the term you must deliver a signed and dated written notice of cancellation, and third party confirmation of the reason for cancellation (e.g. death certificate, either: 1. by personal delivery to the studio; or 2. by registered or certified mail to: Pride Martial Arts Academy, 9135 Sheridan Drive, Clarence, NY 14031.
Cancellations permitted under the agreement will take effect on the last day of the month following receipt by Pride Martial Arts Academy of all required documentation. Memberships may not be placed on hold under any financing membership agreements.
All protective sparring equipment, weapons, and class apparel must be purchased through Pride Martial Arts Academy for insurance purposes. Outside equipment will not be permitted unless inspected and authorized by the owner and Master Instructor. Students must have all protective sparring equipment in order to participate in sparring classes.
We Are A Black Belt School
We focus on instilling the black belt champion’s attitude, behavior, and character development.