• The Rampant's Pride is a traditional martial arts club, training in Clarke's Jiu Jitsu and Clarke's Grappling.

  • The Rampants Pride is a hard working group of individuals who enjoy fitness and the martial arts. All members are respectful and easy to get along with.

  • The Rampant's pride train out of the Canadian Japanese Cultural Centre . There are classes for both children and adults.

  • Any other information can be requested in person during our class times. If interested, your first class is always free to see if you enjoy it.

    Class Times:


  • Mondays 6:00pm to 7:00pm

  • Tuesdays 5:00pm to 6:00pm

  • Saturdays 2pm to 3pm


  • Mondays 7:00pm to 9:00pm

  • Tuesdays 6pm to 7:30pm

  • Saturdays 3pm to 5pm

  • Phone  (905) 570-6113

  • The Rampant's Pride
    Canadian Japanese Cultural Centre                                                 45 Hempstead Drive.                                                                 Hamilton, ON


Tim Clarke: 7th Dan Senior Instructor of Clarke Jiu Jitsu.  In 2013, Tim was awarded 7th Dan by M.K.S. Martial Arts Association.  (Sensei Wayne Martin)  In 2005 his 6th Dan by N.A.W.K.A. Karate/Jiu-Jitsu Association. (Sensei Lou Roentgen)  Tim holds a 4th Dan in Goshin-Jiu-Jitsu under Sensei Chuck Dougay and Joanne Cain.  A 5th Dan in Wado Kai Karate (Sensei Masaru Shintani, Lou Roentgen and Matt Crease)  All Japan Karate-Do Association, also a 1st Dan in Chito Ryu Karate.

Matt Crease is also a head instructor of Clarke's Jiu Jitsu. Matt Holds a 6th Dan in Wado Kai Karate and a 5th Dan in Jiu Jitsu. Matt has trained under Al Howell and Masaru Shintani (Wado Kai Karate) and Joanne Cain and Tim Clarke (Jiu Jitsu). Matt has also trained in Kickboxing under Frank Cecelia and is associated with the All-Japan Karate-Do Association.

Jason Clarke  created the grappling program.   He evolved the traditional Jiu Jitsu teachings and incorporated their principals into a grappling style. Jason has 25 years in martial arts experience. He is a 5th Dan in Jiu Jitsu under Chuck Duguay, Joanne Cain and Tim Clarke. 

Cairney Martin is the head grappling instructor and holds a 3rd Dan in Clarke Grappling and is also the owner of The Rampant's Pride.  He has competed multiple times at a national level in grappling and has spent a lifetime evolving his fight I.Q.  Cairney is focused on developing and delivering a curriculum that gives his students effective techniques for grappling and self-defence.

Kevin Spearing is a dedicated martial artist and instructor.  He has been practising for over a decade and holds a 2nd Dan in Clark Jiu Jitsu and Grappling.  Kevin is dedicated to evolving technique and style based on working with many different people and brings this learning to his students.

Adam Millar is a constant fixture at The Rampant's Pride.  He brings a spirit to the club that makes everyone want to work and learn from him.  He holds a black belt in Clarke Jiu Jitsu and is one of the main instructors at the club.