Martial Arts

2016-17 Martial Arts Roster

TU’s Martial Arts Club Provides You With Real Skills For Lifelong Results

Fall & Spring Semester:
Tuesdays 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Thursdays 5:00-6:00 p.m.

Practices and sessions are held in the Heminger Recreation Center (NE corner). Please, no street shoes or bare feet on the courts/track floors.

By joining the Tiffin University Dragons Martial Arts Club, you can learn self-defense, traditional Karate, and competition fighting skills.  In addition, you’ll improve your confidence, skills, balance, coordination, and self-esteem. This is your opportunity to become fitter, stronger, faster, and more flexible, while learning a valuable skill.

For beginners, experts, and anywhere in between!

Whether you are a total beginner or a seasoned expert, you are welcome to join us.
Styles and skills include:

Shotokan Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Brazilian and Japanese Jui-Jitsu, Judo, Aikido, Wu Shu, Kobudo (including nunchaku, staff, tonfa, knife throwing, manrikigusari, kama, sai), Kickboxing, Kendo, and much more.

TU’s Martial Arts Is Free For The Tiffin University Community!

For more information, contact Sensei Vincent Moore, (419) 448-3345 or email

For more club information, click HERE.

About Vincent Moore:

Dr. Vincent Moore is a Professor of English and Humanities at Tiffin University.  He has been studying martial arts since 1990, is a fourth degree black belt in Kime Ryu and holds black belts in Shotokan Karate and Kobudo.  A freelance writer, his articles on martial arts have appeared in Black Belt Magazine, Inside Kung-Fu, Karate International, and Martial Arts Training.