Welcome to Makerfield Ju-Jitsu Academy

Makerfield Ju-Jitsu is a Martial Arts club based in Lower Ince in Wigan Lancashire, teaching Ju-Jitsu to Junior and Senior students.

Established in 2014. For your peace of mind, we have a team of instructors who are DBS checked, First Aid trained and qualified to teach Ju-Jitsu martial arts to adult and junior students from the age of 4 – 70.

Our aim is to make your child’s or your own experience of martial arts fun and exciting, whilst maintaining the highest standard of training and safety for all of our students.

Makerfield Ju-Jitsu is a member of the World Ju-Jitsu Federation and our registered club number is 300 / 2019

Class Times & Other Information

Juniors Class (Age 4-15)
Wednesday – 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Seniors Class (Age 16+)
Wednesday – 7:10pm to 8:30pm
No previous experience is necessary to join our club as we have multiple instructors able to teach all ages & skill levels
If you’re new to our club, a full Gi isn’t necessary just yet.
No hanging jewellery, chains, bracelets and/or rings
We do request that you wear clothes you are comfortable in and can move around freely without anything hanging from them that could cause harm or injury

Meet The Team

Ed Thomas-Lawson
WJJF National Level 2 Club Coach
Founded Makerfield Ju-Jitsu in 2014
3rd Dan Ju-Jitsu
14 Years Training
Jon Connor
WJJF National Level 1 Support Coach
2nd Dan Ju-Jitsu
Blue Belt Tae Kwon Do
11 Years Training
Ben Saxon
Support Coach
2nd Dan Ju-Jitsu
Blue Belt Tae Kwon Do
13 Years Training
Frank Bullough
WJJF National Level 1 Support Coach
1st Dan Ju-Jitsu
6 Years Training
Hannah Gornall
Club Manager / Child Protection Officer
Blue Belt Ju-Jitsu
Blue Belt Goju Ryu Karate
2 Years Training