Martial Arts in Thatcham and Newbury

Welcome to Thatcham and Newbury Martial Arts. These were the fifth and sixth of the six Tae Kwon-Do clubs under the instruction of World Master Martyn Dipper. Our Senior Instructor World Master Martyn Dipper, was offered the opportunity to take on the role of instructor at Newbury and Thatcham Martial Arts in April 2004. We have used Francis Baily School since before transferring under World Master Dipper, Northcroft Leisure Centre and the Lifestyle Centre at Trinity School have been changes that have allowed us better training on a regular basis.

Welcome to MPowered Martial Arts Newbury & Thatcham. We offer martial arts classes in Newbury and Thatcham in Berkshire and the surrounding area, using the exciting martial art of Tae Kwon-Do. Whether you are interested in physical fitness, self-defence or even an energetic sociable activity, we will help you achieve your goals.

Many people need to feel energised and confident while others may want help releasing excess energy and getting rid of their daily stresses, we can help with that!


Martyn Dipper (7th Dan)

Newbury and Thatcham Martial Arts in the West Berkshire area joined our group in April 2004.


Mondays Northcroft Leisure Centre

Northcroft Lane, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 1RS

  • Tigers (4-8 Years) – 6.00pm – 7.00pm
  • Juniors (8-12 years) – 6.00pm – 7.00pm

Mondays Lifestyle Fitness Centre

Trinity School, Love Lane, Newbury, Berkshire, RG14 2DU

  • Teenagers – 7.30pm – 8.30pm
  • Adults – 7.30pm – 8.30pm

We are dedicated to providing the very best in martial arts tuition, within a safe and controlled environment, setting standards that many others follow.

We offer martial arts classes in Newbury & Thatcham

for Tigers (aged 4-8 years), Juniors (aged 8–12 years), Teenagers and Adults, from beginner to advanced levels.

It’s a fact, Martial Arts helps children learn key life skills, focus, discipline, confidence building, self-defence, anti-bullying and respect for self and others. It helps raise a strong, confident leader, willing to take on life’s challenges.

We work with students to reduce stress and anxiety, build confidence, and improve focus. Many students that train with us, become Black Belts.

Some even follow their dream and become Regional, National, International or World Champions in Tae Kwon-Do.

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Being a local club, we are known in the area and have been trusted since 2004 teaching Martial Arts in Newbury & Thatcham, that’s why we are Newbury and Thatcham’s favourite martial arts schools today!

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Many people worry about not knowing anything or being fit enough. Don’t worry, we all have to start somewhere, and your fitness will improve as you train, we’ll work to your level.

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