Who we are…

With mutual welfare and respect… Lion’s Way Martial Arts has been teaching the best martial arts has to offer in the Kent, WA area since 1998.

Our comprehensive program covers punching, kicking, throwing, submission grappling and weapons. For Adults, we offer SAMBO (also called CAMBO) a Russian Style of martial arts consisting primarily of Judo and Submission Grappling. For Children and Teenagers, we offer age appropriate classes in a traditional martial arts environment that includes Karate, kickboxing and CAMBO.

No matter what you are looking for we can help you achieve your goals, give you the highest quality training and have fun while doing it!


  • Testing Times for Friday!

    Testing times for Friday!

    Please be 5 to 10 min early for your testing time. If the previous group has not dismissed from the school, please wait outside till there is room. We are attempting to be as efficient as possible, please be patient and kind! Thanks!

    Children’s Test:

    White and Sr. White Belts — 5 pm

    Yellow and Sr. Yellow Belts — 5:30 pm

    Orange and Sr. Orange Belts — 6:00 pm

    Green, Blue and Sr. Red Belts — 6:40 pm

    Teenagers: If possible, teens should arrive at 5 pm to help with the children tests. All teens should arrive no later than 7 pm. Teenager test will begin immediately after the children’s test. Please be aware that we are testing a large group this time so it may be a late night.

  • Applications due

    Wednesday! Reminder for teens and children, testing applications are due today! You can drop them off at any time. Testing times will be posted tomorrow, please check back it looks to be a big test.

    Adults’ reminder to get your training in. No class on Friday because of the belt test, so push a little extra for the next couple of days!

  • Testing Week!

    This Friday will be the last test of 2021 for teens and children! Please have all testing applications turned in by Wednesday. Testing times will be posted by Thursday late afternoon, so check back then! It’s going to be a terrific way to finish the year!

    Adults CAMBO class will be working throws and submissions as we begin to look at some combat CAMBO applications. Self-Defense and striking – oh my!

    Let’s get this week started.

  • Happy Thanksgiving!

    Happy Thanksgiving!

    Our best wishes to all our students, family, friends, and all those around us. We are better with you in our lives, and we couldn’t be thankful enough for it. Not just today but every day!

    Happy Holidays!

  • The day before…

    Last of day of classes this week! If you make it in, we’ll be here to have an exciting time. If you’re off for the holidays, then have a great Thanksgiving weekend! We’ll see you Monday!