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The UCAA offer classes to suit all age ranges:

> Ryukyu Kempo Karate, Kyusho-Jitsu & Kickboxing for Adults

> Tai Chi Kung Fu & Dim Mak for Adults

> Karate / Kickboxing for Teenagers

> UCAA Karate for Kids aged 5 - 12 years old

> Chen Style Tai Chi & Qigong for everyone
The Chief Instructor and Founder of the Universal Combat Arts Academy (UCAA) is Grandmaster Damian Kierans.
Master Kierans currently holds the rank of 7th Dan Master Instructor in Ryukyu Kempo & Kyusho-Jitsu  (pressure
point fighting) and is the official representative for Dillman Karate International (DKI) and the Zendoryu Martial Arts
Association in Ireland.  Please click on the Instructor tab above for full details of his qualifications.  

All are welcome to come and train. Whether you are someone who has never trained before in a martial art, or
someone who holds rank in another martial art, all are welcome to come and see what we have to offer.  

The UCAA also offers many other short duration courses and instructor training programmes.  Many of the courses
and seminars are open, so you don't have to be a member of the UCAA to attend.   Please click on the seminar /
course tab for full details of what courses are currently available.
Class take place in the UCAA's full time
professional equipped Martial Arts Centre
on the Ballybay Road, Monaghan town.
Kyusho - Jitsu
(pressure point fighting)