House Rules

Having a clear set of expectations for our instructors and students allows us to create a respectful and enjoyable environment where everyone is comfortable and can learn.

  • No profanity
  • No gossip
  • Leave ego at the door
  • High neck shirt
    • High neck shirt must be worn under Gi
    • No tank tops
    • Sports bras must be covered.
    • Be aware of your shirt coverage.
  • Nails/Toenails
    • For you and your partner's safety, finger and toe nails must be trimmed.
  • Uniforms/Shoes
    • Uniforms must be clean, wash after every practice.
    • Take outside shoes off before stepping on the mats.
    • Do not walk into bathroom without shoes or sandals.
  • Promotions
    • Please do not approach the instructor about your promotion.
  • Competitions
    • Be sure to approach Professor Gideon prior to competition registration.
  • Professor
    • Please address Black Belt instructors as "Professor".
    • Please address all other instructors as "Coach".
  • Children
    • If you bring your child during a class, please make sure they remain seated in the lobby area.
    • No running, yelling, or going into changing rooms when adult classes are in session.