Gerry Blanck's Martial Arts Center 881 Alma Real Dr, Pacific Palisades, CA90272 Gerry Blanck's Martial Arts Center has been located in Pacific Palisades for more than 25 years training martial artists…More in Yoshukai Karate, kick-boxing, Jiu-Jitsu, Judo and self defense. The dojo is owned and operated by Gerry Blanck, a seventh-degree blackbelt and former world champion kickboxer. Karate classes are available six days a week for kids ages 3 1/2 to 5 years old, kids ages 6 and up, teens 13 and up and adults for white belt all the way through black belt. A viewing area with plenty of seating for parents sits next to the dojo, separated by large windows. Some video games and a foosball table are also available in the viewing area. The studio also features a shop where students can purchase workout clothes, gi's, belts and other karate accessories. The wall inside is lined with signed photographs of the many celebrities and professional athletes that have trained with Blanck. Karate camps for kids are held here, and the space can be reserved for karate-themed birthday parties.
Seven Arrows Elementary 15240 la Cruz Dr, Pacific Palisades, CA90272 Seven Arrows Elementary offers traditional academics along with a curriculum that emphasises world cultures and the…More arts. The school's philosophy teaches the whole child, providing academic, artistic, physical, social, emotional and ethical development. Along with traditional subjects, Spanish, technology and global cultural history are also taught. Additionally, students have opportunities to participate in music, performing arts, visual arts and Goju-Ryu karate. Seven Arrows also has an outdoor education program, allowing students to go beyond the school room to experience nature and team-building activities in various outdoor venues throughout California. The school also hosts guest speakers and multi-cultural events, and has a weekly assembly for students, parents, faculty, staff and guests called.