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Welcome to the Forge!

Located in Northford, CT, Forge Martial Arts is owned and operated by Master Tom Smith, who regularly trains with the founders of several elite combat systems, including Master Allan Young (Chinese Kempo Karate) and Major Avi Nardi (KAPAP Krav Maga). The school was founded by Sensei Tom in 1995 and focuses on offering practical self-defense training in a friendly, family environment. 

Offerings Include

Children and Adult Self-Defense

Chinese Kempo // KAPAP Krav Maga // Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu // Aikido

NRA Handgun Safety Course

Classes and Private Instruction