Welcome to Defense-Wise Martial Arts Fitness Center

Where every student matters!!!

16 Ferry Street, South Grafton, MA 01560

"Come join us for a free trial Karate class"

Archive of past Events from 2008/2009

Congratulations to students who tested in December 2009 and achieved their next rank!!

       Defense-Wise Kids:

         Jeremy - Purple

         Jacob - Orange

         Danielle - Orange

         Becca - Purple

         Tori - Yellow

         Addison - Yellow

         Shaun - Purple

Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Belt test December 2009
Karate for kids, women's self defense Upton Belt test December 2009

                       Lil Dragons:

                      Jack - Yellow

                      Alison - Yellow

                      Brian - Yellow

                      Sam - Yellow

                      Bryce - Orange

                      Max - Yellow stripe


We are proud to announce that our Fundraiser Yoga Class that occurred Sunday Evening November 22 supported the Community Harvest International Project (CHIP) Adopt-a-Row Program with a donation totalling $200.00. We thank all who joined us that evening at Defensewise.


Fun was had by all at the Annual Halloween Party October 2009
Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Halloween 2009
Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Halloween 2009
Best Costume winners

Dennis, Kaylee and Becca
Karate for kids, self defense for women Grafton Halloween 2009
Karate for kids, self defense for women Grafton Halloween 2009
Most creative pumpkin winners

Brandon and Emma


Please enjoy our Halloween 09 Picture Gallery

Thank You to all the Students, parents and friends that joined us Saturday October 17 for the demo during Grafton's Oktoberfest festival.

The day was a blast!!

Grafton Oktoberfest 09 Picture Gallery
Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Oktoberfest 2009
Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Oktoberfest 2009 Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Oktoberfest 2009

Defense-Wise extends a special thank you to all the students and instructors who participated and helped with the Open House on September 26!!
Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton open house Sept 09 MA
Open House September 09 Picture Gallery

Congratulations to students who tested in August 2009 and achieved their next rank!!:
Steve - Orange Rank

Chuck - 2nd Degree Black Belt

Lillia - 1st Black Belt
(received in June)

Molly - 2nd Degree Black Belt

Linda - Orange Belt

Karate for kids, women's self defense Upton Belt test August 2009
Karate for kids, women's self defense Sutton Belt test August 2009                       Danielle - Yellow Belt

                      Becca - Orange Belt

                      Jeremy - Orange Belt

                      Shaun - Orange Belt


Congratulations to Lil Dragons who tested in July 2009 and achieved their next rank!!:
Aaliyah - Orange Belt

Kaylee - Yellow Belt

Brandon - Yellow Belt

Ethan - Yellow Belt

Karate for kids, women's self defense Millbury Lil Dragons test 2009

Congratulations to students who tested in June 2009 and achieved their next rank!!:
Shaun - Yellow Belt

Laura - 2nd Brown Belt

Lillia - 1st Black Belt

Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton Karate test 6 09 group
Karate test June 09 Picture Gallery

Congratulations to students who tested in May 2009 and achieved their next rank!!:
Jacob -
            Yellow Belt


Becca -
            Yellow Belt


Jeremy -
            Yellow Belt


Matthew -        
            Blue Stripe


Michael -
            Green Belt


Linda -
            Yellow Belt


Jennifer -
            Yellow Belt


Steve -
            Yellow Rank
Karate for kids, women's self defense Upton Karate test 5 09
Karate test May 09 Picture Gallery


Weekly Saturday Tai Chi Fundamentals & Qigong Class
Tai Chi Sutton MA Tai Chi Upton MA
Tai Chi Grafton MA Tai Chi Millbury MA


Past Events Archive(click each link to view archive gallery)

High Rank Belt test Kenpo karate Grafton MA Defense-Wise Grand Open House - January 31, 2009 Picture Gallery

High Rank Belt test Kenpo karate Upton MA

High Ranking Students Belt Test January 31, 2009 Picture Gallery


Belt test Kenpo karate Sutton MA

Belt Test December 18, 2008 Picture Gallery


karate for kids grafton MA tournament Chip Wilson Tournament, November 22, 2008 gallery

womens self defense grafton ma Women's self defense Program November 19, 2008 gallery

Karate for kids, women's self defense Grafton MA Halloween group Halloween Party, October 30, 2008 gallery