GAMMA Academy Martial Arts: Bethesda Row
GAMMA Academy Martial Arts: Bethesda Row
GAMMA Academy is Bethesda, Maryland's premiere family-focused martial arts center. We provide a fun and disciplined, friendly, family-focused environment that supports your and your children's development. Call us today at 301-660-KICK (5425).
Right On Bethesda Row!
Right On Bethesda Row!
Classes for Families, Kids, Teens, and Adults, beginners and experienced Martial Artists, conveniently located in the heart of Bethesda.
“Kick It” With Us!
“Kick It” With Us!
Get started today with a free two-week trial on us. See how martial arts will change your life for the better. Call today: 301-660-KICK (5425)

About Us

The staff and instructors teach sessions at GAMMA Academy that go beyond punches and kicks to help students develop strength of character through a character-focused brand of martial arts. Learn more about them in our About Us section!

Laser Sharp Focus
Practical Self Defense
Fun Fitness
Rock Solid Self Confidence
Smiling and Sweating!
GAMMA Academy Martial Arts: Bethesda Row

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Family Martial Arts
Youth Classes
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Children’s Program: Ages 5-7
Learning, fun, fitness, and focus! Your child will become the head of their class with Laser Shar...
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Pre-School: Ages 3-4
Learning, fun, fitness, and focus!   Your child will prepare for school in STYLE, and build b...
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Youth Sessions: Ages 8-11
Learning, fun, fitness, and focus!   Your child will prepare for school in STYLE, and build ...
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"Best thing we ever did for our kids"  -Derek Moore "Changed our lives forever." -Marika Goyal "Clean, professional, and positive." -Art Newbacher   “I have become confident in myself because the teachers always tell me that I have the highest kicks and tell me when I am doing
Raving Reviews


We have five-star students!
August 19, 2013
Kickin’ It! Team Competitions in GAMMA
March 15, 2017
Wow! Several times a year, GAMMA Academy students participate in a team competition, where each of the instructors and all of the students are broken into four teams: The Green Geckos ...
Snow Kicks!
Snow Kicks!
March 14, 2017
SNOW DAY IN BETHESDA! Wow! We haven't had a snow day yet this year, and all of our kickers were excited when Montgomery County slowed to a crawl for some winter weather today. As always, whe...
10 Habits of Happy People
10 Habits of Happy People
January 31, 2017
We love this list from Greg Silva- a martial artist with years of experience in what it takes to have great personal discipline and a positive outlook. Our favorite is Number Six! It's a ...
Congratulations Belt Graduates!
November 4, 2016
We are SUPER proud of all of our graduates at our recent Belt Promotion Ceremony. At our Bethesda, Maryland location, we saw fabulous progress from our current students- and welcome new stud...
Staff Instructor Ms. Watson Welcomes You!
September 28, 2015
Katherine Watson started her martial arts training as an adult, after her three children had all (mostly!) grown up and currently holds her second degree black belt. Her favorite work is...
Summer Camps Happening Soon!
April 29, 2015
Have you registered for your weeks of summer camp? We start on June 15th this year and are really looking forward to the great times of summer. Our camp has it all- academic enrichment, mart...

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