LP Martial Arts – Rules

LP Martial Arts – Rules

Welcome to LP Martial Arts! Our mission is to help you fall in love with martial arts. We are excited to guide you on this incredible journey that will transform your physical skills, mental toughness, and emotional confidence. At LP, your training goes beyond the mat. You will be a part of a supportive community and build lasting friendships.

This student manual will provide all the information you will need to take control of your progress from day one.

Academy Rules

  • No shoes on the mats.
  • Be clean and maintain good hygiene.
  • Remove jewelry and empty pockets prior to training.
  • Always have a mindset of learning.
  • Be courteous and respectful towards each other.
  • Help promote a safe and friendly training environment.
  • Treat all equipment with care.

Before Class:

For safety among many other reasons, members should take extra care in maintaining proper hygiene prior to class. The list below defines our hygiene policy for all members.

  • Be clean.
  • Do not participate in class if sick or contagious.
  • Fingernails and toenails trimmed.
  • Any open cuts or wounds should be properly sterilized and covered.
  • Wear a clean shirt for each class when attending multiple classes.
  • No shoes on the mats.

During Class:

Safety in training is undoubtedly our number one priority. We ask that every student always prioritize their safety as well as their training partner’s safety. The list below defines our safety expectations for all members.

  • Leave your worries and ego at the door; be mentally ready to learn.
  • Safety is paramount; remove all jewelry and items from your pockets.
  • Inform instructors and training partners about any current injuries.
  • Listen to instructions and safety tips attentively and practice proper technique.
  • Treat training partners as allies on your journey to improvement. They are not your enemies.

After Class:

  • Sanitize and return any equipment you have used.
  • Dispose of trash, including empty drink bottles.
  • Leave the academy cleaner than you found it.
  • Take all your personal belongings. Any unclaimed items over thirty days may be discarded or donated.

Training Attire

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (GI):

  • DO WEAR: A clean and washed Gi, rank-appropriate belt.
  • DO NOT WEAR: Shoes or socks, a dirty Gi.
  • Optional Equipment: Groin protection, mouth guard, ear protection.

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (NOGI):

  • DO WEAR: Clean rash guard or dry-fit shirt, grappling spats and/or shorts, Gi pants.
  • DO NOT WEAR: Shoes or socks, clothes with buttons or zippers, excessively loose clothing.
  • Optional Equipment: Groin protection, mouth guard, ear protection.

Krav Maga:

  • DO WEAR: Comfortable workout clothes or street clothes.
  • DO NOT WEAR: Shoes or socks, excessively dirty clothes.
  • Required Equipment: Boxing gloves, shin guards.
  • Optional Equipment: Mouth guard, groin protection.

Striking Class:

  • DO WEAR: Clean workout clothes, MMA, Muay Thai, or Boxing shorts.
  • DO NOT WEAR: Shoes or socks, excessively dirty clothes.
  • Required Equipment: Boxing gloves, shin guards.
  • Optional Equipment: Hand wraps.

We hope this student manual helps you ‘hit the ground running’. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to ask. Welcome to the team!



Steve Paek and Chelsah’ Lyons

Owners/Head Instructors

Embark on a Journey of Self-Discovery

  • Learn from expert instructors.
  • Practical and versatile martial arts training.
  • Improve mental and physical fitness.
  • Achieve competitive success.
  • No prior experience necessary.
  • UNLIMITED access to all classes and disciplines offered.
  • No contract membership with flexible cancellation policy.

Sign up for a free trial class today!

Clean and Sanitized

The safety of our team is very important to us. We continue to take precautions and go above and beyond for your safety. We thoroughly clean and sanitize mats, equipment, restrooms, and chairs throughout the day. Our gym has hand washing stations and hand sanitizers available at all times. We appreciate our member base for continuing to work together as a community to create and maintain a safe space to come together and train.

Welcoming New Members

We are welcoming new members at LPMA and offering a promotional membership rate that includes unlimited access to all of the programs we offer. No contract. No registration fee. There is limited availability for this offer so sign up today for your free trial class on our website.

Questions? Feel free to contact us directly through the website, by phone, text, or email.

LPMA Reopening Plan – 5/18

We’re welcoming back our LP Martial Arts team with more class options than ever before. During phase 1, we will offer 38 socially distanced classes every week. Members can choose from Jiu Jitsu, Striking Fundamentals, Combat Conditioning, and enjoy the flexibility of our new Open Training classes. Classes will be limited to 4 participants and must be reserved through the member portal prior to attendance.

It is important to us that our members feel safe while training. For everyone’s safety, the academy will be thoroughly disinfected after every class. This cleaning procedure will include disinfecting mats, floors, equipment, door handles, levers, and chairs. Members and guests will be asked to strictly follow the new Hygiene Health Policy.

As always, we remain committed to your progress. We look forward to training with everyone and helping each of you achieve your self-defense and fitness goals.

LPMA 2020

We want to thank all of our students who have joined team LPMA! Since opening on New year’s Day, we have seen growth in each of you through everyone’s hard work and dedication. We’re looking forward to all of the goal crushing that this year holds as our team continues to grow. As members of LP Martial Arts you have access to all of our classes. This includes Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Krav Maga, and Kickboxing to help you accomplish all of your fitness and training goals. We encourage cross training and discovering new techniques on your Martial Arts journey. See you on the mats! #LPMA2020

New BJJ Youth & Teen Classes!

Conveniently located next to Lewisville High School, LP Martial Arts is now enrolling students from ages 6 – 15. This youth-oriented Brazilian Jiu Jitsu program is designed towards helping the young students learn important technical aspects of BJJ as well as build confidence, increase fitness level, and learn focus. Come check it out!