Welcome to Dick Harrell Martial Arts!

NEW MIXED ARTS CLASSES! We offer a total of 8 day class per week! Contact us for more information!
No one system, style, or individual possesses all the answers

"It is our vision that each student through our teachings, will learn to appreciate the martial arts of all cultures and value what each has to offer. Further, that the student will learn to adapt and modify to his/her own unique skills, attributes and personality, for no one system, style, or individual possesses all the answers..." - Guro Dan Inosanto

What's New?

Monthly Workshops! Open to anyone, any level!

FMA/Kali Seminar at Raja Academy of Martial Arts, Greenville, SC

Congratulations to John Brown on his promotion to Associate Instructor in Jun Fan/Jeet Kune Do and Filipino Martial Arts!

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Francis Fong Seminar at Columbia Martial Arts, 2013
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Guro Dan Inosanto Seminar, November 2013

Ajarn Chai demonstrating the 9 different elbows during the 27th Annual Muay Thai Seminar.


Why Dick Harrell Martial Arts?

DHMA offers quality instruction in Muay Thai (Thai Boxing), is a Thai Boxing Association of USA-certified school with 5 TBA-certified instructors on staff! Muay Thai is offered 8 times a week at DHMA and typically has at least 2 certified instructors in each class!

Filipino Martial Arts(kali-escrima-silat) and Jeet Kune Do offers "hands on" instruction in a small class environment, also with 2 certified instructors in a typical class!

DHMA has produced several amateur Muay Thai fighters, as well as a Thai Boxing Association of USA Amateur Lightweight Champion in Khun Khru Tim Sielaff (2007).

DHMA also offers martial arts training in the following arts:

  • Bruce Lee's Jun Fan/Jeet Kune Do
  • Filipino Martial Arts (Inosanto Method)
  • Maphilindo Silat (Inosanto Method)
  • Boxing

While the primary emphasis is on self-defense, martial arts training is also an excellent means of maintaining optimum health and fitness. Martial Arts training provides participants with incredible workouts that will increase muscle strength and flexibility as well as increase your cardiovascular ability and burn fat at an amazing rate. Instruction at Dick Harrell Martial Arts (DHMA) offers a variety of methods to develop your skills in kicking, punching and grappling in a hands on environment. Whether your preference is one-on-one training/instruction or group classes, our goal is for the student to feel confident and proficient in all ranges, standing up, on the ground or with weaponry from qualified instructors. Whether your goal is weight or fat loss, to learn how to defend yourself or to learn how to fight in the ring or in the cage or you just want to learn something new and have fun, these goals are all reasons people come to Dick Harrell Martial Arts, because training is an experience, not just a workout!

FMA Class

We offer a unique and authentic mixed martial arts curriculum!

Dick Harrell is a certified full instructor under Guro Dan Inosanto and senior instructor under Ajarn Chai Sirisute.

Train with the Masters Train with the Masters
Train with with Masters Seminar: Left to Right: Sifu Francis Fong, Ajarn Chai Sirisute, Dick Harrell, Guro Dan Inosanto presenting Dick with his promotion to Ajarn Dick with Joel Clark