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 this Friday – 10-7-2022

    Testing Times for this Friday – 10-7-2022

    Please remember to ARRIVE EARLY. Once a test has started, late students may not be able to enter. This is a big test, so please be patient as we work through it!


    White and Sr. White Belts — 5 pm

    Yellow and Sr. Yellow Belts — 5:30 pm

    Orange, Sr. Orange, Green, Sr, Green and Blue — 6 pm



    If possible, teenagers should show up at 5 pm to help with the children’s test. If not, then please show by 6:45 pm. The teenager test will begin immediately after the children’s tests end.

    All teens should show for the test whether they are testing or not. Please support your teammates and plan to be there for the entire test. Due to the size of this test, please plan for a late night.

    Thank you all for your support!

  • 10-15-2022

    Wednesday REMINDER! Testing applications for all children and teens are due today. Testing is on Friday, and we will post testing times on Thursday. Please check back then.

    Teens, please plan for a late kind of night, as this looks like a good-sized test. Again, please check back on Thursday for actual testing times.

    Adults keep rocking it this week, you may not be testing, but you still have goals to reach!

    Let’s get working!

  • Testing Week

    Testing is this Friday for children and teens! Testing application will be sent home starting today (Monday). REMINDER: All testing applications need to be in by Wednesday, please DO NOT BE LATE! Testing times for each belt level will be posted by Thursday, late afternoon.

    Class schedule as normal this week, except for Friday.

  • 9-30-2022

    Last day of the week and last day of Sept! Enjoy your weekend everyone, you’ve earned it with all the hard work this week. Next week is a busy one with testing for children and teens. Rest well and get ready to sweat!

  • 9-28-2022

    People are really pushing this week. Awesome to see such hard work on the mats. Testing next week for kids and teens! Keep pushing, even if you don’t make this test, it’s always nice to be ahead of the next one! Remember every improvement, no matter how small, is a step forward.