Beginner Classes are enrolling now at our new location in Russellville, AR. We offer Kids and Adult Martial Arts Programs as well as Fitness Kickboxing with expert instruction and a positive atmosphere.

“We LOVE Força!”

Forca Martial Arts & Fitness is the leader in self-defense, fitness and wellness services for our varied community of kids and adults in the River Valley. We are confident that we can help you reach and even surpass ALL of your goals. Whether you want to shed body fat, improve your diet, train for a competition, learn to protect yourself and your family, or feel better and improve your overall quality of life…we can help YOU! If you’re looking to live a safer, happier, healthier, fit lifestyle, look no further than Forca!

Our Mission

Forca Martial Arts in Russellville is committed to making a positive impact on our students’ lives as well as the River Valley community through character and life skill development.

Our Leaders

Our instructors are the ultimate students and strive to achieve the greatest levels of expertise in their own personal martial arts and fitness journeys. At our academy, our goal is to teach you each technique in the most efficient, effective and enjoyable way possible. Our emphasis on support creates a bond between our students and instructors.

Our Promise

We promise to provide each member a safe and positive environment that will make your training experience special, unique and fun! From our professional equipment, to the design of our facility – everything is geared toward providing a relevant, sustainable and innovative approach to fitness. All in-class learning and activities are designed for students of all experience and fitness levels..

Our Atmosphere

Our atmosphere is structured to keep you excited, engaged and motivated. Each class is infused with light-hearted moments to break up the intense focus. This allows for a perfect balance of seriousness, effort and fun. We clean our academy daily to create an enjoyable space for everyone. This special atmosphere will allow you to embark on your martial arts journey, absorb knowledge, and overcome challenges in a way that makes it easy to keep coming back.

Here’s what our students think about Força!

“We have three boys ages 3, 5, and 11 who not only attend, but love Forca. Each child attends classes designed for their ages, abilities and interest. The instructors are amazing with the children, acting not only as teachers, but role models. I could not be happier with Forca and recommend it to anyone who’s looking for an activity to enhance their child’s attention, self confidence, respect for others, physical abilities, etc.”
The Cain Family

Forca Martial Arts is amazing! Me and my kids have been members there for going on 2 years now. They are amazing instructors and even more amazing people! There are tons of different classes of many types and times to suit anyone’s busy schedule. The facility is by far the best one in the area. I promise that you will love jointing and being part of the Forca Family!
Doug Bittle

Brian and Cora Wilson

Owners and Head Instructors at Força Martial Arts.  

You will not find a more energetic, friendly, family-oriented martial arts academy in the Russellville area!

Our Academy specializes in promoting positivity and developing a sense of confidence, character and community in each student. Brian, Cora and their staff of instructors guide students with motivation and a professional approach. Training includes our award-winning martial arts program for all ages under the Inferno Combat Systems and Team LDMA associations.  Our youth program features our pre-school Little Dragons program (ages 3-4), Little Ninjas (ages 5-7), Ninjas (ages 8-12), as well as our Teen program (ages 13-17). Força’s adult programs deliver intense, cardio-burning, group-fitness boot camps and fitness kickboxing class sessions in addition to our well-rounded adult martial arts program with classes in boxing, kickboxing, judo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and MMA. Changing the World…One Black Belt at a Time.



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