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About Us

Gabrieles Martial Arts

Gabrieles Martial Arts is an award-winning and state-of-the-art martial arts school that proudly offers comprehensive training  in Karate, Jujutsu & Fitness Kickboxing.

Nestled in Waterford, Connecticut, our family-owned and operated martial arts training center is committed to providing top-notch instruction for all ages and skill levels.

At Gabrieles, we blend traditional martial arts values with cutting-edge techniques to create a dynamic and enriching learning environment. Whether your focus is on developing discipline in Karate, mastering the art of Jujutsu, or achieving fitness goals through Kickboxing, our experienced instructors are dedicated to guiding you on your martial arts journey.

Join us at Gabrieles Martial Arts—a place where excellence, tradition, and family values converge to create a fulfilling and empowering martial arts experience for everyone.

Our programs





Youth Karate

At Gabrieles Martial Arts, we offer more than just martial arts training; we provide a foundation for building discipline, self-control, and confidence in every young learner. Our classes are designed to be accessible and beneficial for children of all abilities, ensuring no child is considered too difficult to train.

Through our expert guidance, students not only learn martial arts skills but also cultivate anti-bullying attitudes and develop the resilience needed to thrive in all areas of life. Join us to empower your child with the tools for success both on and off the mat!


Gracie Humaita – Connecticut is the official representation of Master Royler Gracie JuJutsu. Master Gracie is the son of Grandmaster Helio Gracie, the creator of Gracie JuJutsu. At Gracie Humaita – Connecticut, Professor Gabriele, a long time student of Royler Gracie, is committed to preserving Grandmaster Helio Gracie’s vision of JuJutsu.



At Gabrieles Martial Arts, we cherish the unity of families. Our Family Training program is an opportunity for parents and children to bond while pursuing common goals. Train together, celebrate achievements, and grow as a family. Strengthen your bond, instill values, and lead a healthy lifestyle with Gabrieles Family Training.

Join us and experience the power of training together.


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Real People.
Real Results

Explore how Gabriele Martial Arts has helped transform lives through authentic testimonials from our dedicated community. Real people share their real results—capturing the essence of achievement, growth and empowerment. Join our thriving community and witness firsthand the positive impact martial arts training at Gabrieles has on individuals and families. Your journey to success starts with the stories of those who have walked the path before you.


I’ve been attending classes and private sessions for 3 years and recently enrolled my son in the jujutsu juniors program. I could speak in depth about my experience as I absolutely love it, but I cannot say enough about what it’s done for my son! A huge boost in self confidence, improved motor function, and something he truly enjoys! World class instruction, quality facility, and great atmosphere!

Christopher Jones


"Joining GMA about a year ago has been one of the greatest decisions. The Kickboxing classes are not only a great workout but a great self-confidence boost! Everyone is very welcoming, supportive, and truly encourages each other to be their best selves. Highly recommend GMA!"

Amanda Rollinson


"This dojo has had a huge impact on my life for the better. There are so many different classes anyone can take, there’s something for everyone, and the teachers guide you every step of the way. Gabrieles Martial Arts is the best part of my day. I always look forward to going to my next class. Everyone is kind and welcoming, and there’s always something new to learn."

Jordan Bostick

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Contact Us

Contact Information

169 Boston Post Rd, Waterford, CT

(860) 439-0602


Mon: 8 AM–12 PM, 3–9 PM
Tue: 8:30–11:30 AM, 3–9 PM
Wed: 8 AM–12 PM, 3–9 PM
Thu: 8–11:30 AM, 3–9 PM
Fri: 9 AM–12 PM, 3–7 PM
Sat: 7:30 AM–2:30 PM
Sun: Closed

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Connect with Gabrieles Martial Arts for inquiries, class details, and transformative journeys in self defense and discipline. Reach out today and embark on a path to personal empowerment and family unity.