Blackbelt Sessions

At M&M Academy we provide Taekwondo sessions at two locations; Alfreton and Risley. These sessions are lead by our Taekwondo Instructor Mr Stevenson and take place on a Monday and Saturday respectively. For under 7’s please check our Tigers club page.

First two lessons are free!

We ask all of our clients to pay us via a monthly Standing Order. We have a simple form that you can fill in and take in to your bank to set this up, or we are happy to provide our bank details upon request, if you prefer to use online banking. 

We offer discounts to any students who take more than one subject at M&M Academy. We also offer discounts to households where more than one family member have lessons with us.

Training costs are  £30 per calendar month. A £10 discount is available to any family member also training, and a further £10 discount is available to students also taking music lessons with M&M Academy.

A license is required to train with the TAGB, this costs £38 and is renewed annually.

A grading costs £33 (including a warm up session beforehand) and are every 3 to 6 months. You will only attend a grading when you are ready to progress.

A typical session is an hour long, students are welcome to stay for more than one session on a Saturday as long as they meet the session specifications shown in the class times below. 

Class Times

Alfreton – Monday
Mixed Class (7+): 7:30pm – 8:30pm

Risley – Saturday
Beginners Class (7+): 10am – 11am
Intermediate Class (Green belt+): 11am – 12noon
Advanced Class (Black Stripe+): 12noon – 1pm

Equipment Costs

Our training suit (dobok) costs £38, we recommend you buy one after 2-4 weeks.

Sparring equipment can be purchased as you progress, this costs around £120.

Other equipment includes; round pad (£17), small bag (£9), large bag (£21), theory cards (£16). These are not a necessity at the lower grades.

Class Locations

Classes are held at Alfreton Leisure Centre, which is located in the town center. Free parking is available next to the site (the centre issue free tickets to park) and the bus station is a 5 minute walk away.

Address: Alfreton Leisure Centre, Church St, Alfreton DE55 7BD

Risley (Sandiacre)
Classes are held at Risley Memorial Village Hall, which is located just off junction 25 of the M1. Free parking is available next to the centre and public transport links are available also.

Address: 111 Derby Road, Risley, Derby DE72 3SS