The art of hitting and not getting hit


Learn punching, head movement, foot work, angling, timing, counters and much more at one of best boxing gyms in Vancouver.

Learn boxing at dcs

The art of hitting and not getting hit. Learn punching, head movement, foot work, angling, timing, counters and much much more at one of “best boxing gyms in Vancouver” ranked by the Daily Hive. With our head boxing Instructors Skipper Kelp (from Las Vegas – rated one of the best boxing coaches in the world, and personal trainer to UFC President Dana White) and Manny Sobral (Best Boxer to ever come out of the city of Vancouver, Olympian and Professional World Champion) we have the honour of offering the best boxing program in Western Canada.

Benefits of training at DCS

To Meet New People

We are a friendly, inclusive community from all walks of life.

To build confidence

Mental and physical confidence comes with learning martial arts.

To get stronger

There is no better workout than smashing pads!!!

To learn self-defense

Learn strikes and grappling techniques you can use for self-defense.

To improve technique

The highest level of techniques and drills from all over the world.

To compete

DCS is the only place in this city with direct connections to UFC, Bellator, Glory Kickboxing, ADCC, Lumpinee, and One Championship to name a few. We train all levels of competitors, from amateurs to high level professionals.

What to expect

Because we have many instructors in the classes, classes are split up into 4 groups (Introductory, Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced). This allows everyone to get the proper instruction and attention. This workout is as hard or easy as you want to make it, so come get your sweat on and learn the best technique in the city!

Box 10

This is our signature high-intensity bag work class. This class is focused on getting your sweat on – all you need to know are the 6 punches. Come sweat to some beats with one of our house DJs on the decks!!!


Your own gear is required after one month of training. Shop equipment and apparel at our online store. 



Boxing Gloves

(Required. Please note 16oz gloves
required for sparring.)

Boxing shoes

(Optional). If not wearing boxing shoes, please wear indoor shoes only.

Mouth guard/athletic cup

(Sparring only)