6936 Wisconsin Ave

Ascend 2018 Summer Camp


We will be offering 6 weeks of camp in June and July. We will be offering both full day and half day options.


IMAGINE a SUMMER CAMP for your kids that NOT ONLY...

  • Gets them great exercise!

  • Keeps them busy and engaged!

  • Gives YOU the convenience and comfort that your children are having a SAFE & PRODUCTIVE TIME while YOU are at work!


  • Teaches your children how to defend themselves against the ever increasing threat of bullying!

  • Teaches them two of the FASTEST growing SPORTS in the WORLD. (Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu & Mixed Martial Arts) in the most admirable and respectable manner possible!

  • Teaches your children about GOOD CONDUCT and VALUES such as Respect, Self-Control, Self-Discipline, Perseverance, Loyalty, Courage, Honor, Patience, Kindness and MORE!

There is NO BETTER CAMP for your children to spend their HOT SUMMER DAYS than Ascend Institute of Martial Arts’ SUMMER CAMP!

We are Bethesda's premier martial arts academy offering classes in Kids Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Adult Kickboxing, Cardio Kickboxing, MMA and Fitness.  And we run INCREDIBLE children's programs and are extremely excited to be able to offer you 6 WEEKS OF SUMMER CAMP in summer of 2018!

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  • Week 1: June 18-June 22

  • Week 2: June 25-June 29

  • Week 3: July 2-July 6 (no camp July 4th)

  • Week 4: July 9-July 13

  • Week 5: July 16-July 20

  • Week 6: July 23-July 27

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  • Full day - 9 AM to 3 PM

  • Half day - 9 AM to Noon



  • Martial Arts Training (Self-Defense, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kickboxing and Wrestling)

  • Javascript & Python coding

  • Drone racing

  • Exercise

  • Games

  • Arts & Crafts

  • Mat Chats

  • Team building exercises and MUCH MORE!

Camp schedule:

  • 8:45 AM Check-In

  • 9:00 AM Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu/Wrestling/MMA morning session

  • 10:00 AM Python/JAVA coding, Drone Racing , and Arts & Crafts in our learning center

  • Noon: Lunch and half day pickup

  • 12:30 PM Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu/Wrestling/MMA afternoon session

  • 1:30 PM Fitness

  • 2:30 PM Reflections on lessons of the day

  • 3:00 PM Full Day pickup

CAMP Tuition:


  • Early Bird: $399/full-day $249/half-day [Must purchase before April 15th, 2018]
  • School year: $449/full-day $274/half-day [Must purchase before June 1st, 2018]
  • Regular rate: $499/full-day $299/half-day


  • Early Bird: $349/full-day $224/half-day [Must purchase before April 15th, 2018]*
  • School year: $399/full-day $249/half-day [Must purchase before June 1st, 2018]*
  • Regular rate: $449/full-day $274/half-day*

*Standard sibling discount applies for Ascend members.

Refund Policy:

Refunds may be issued, less a 25.00 administration fee if you withdraw at least 30 days prior to the start of camp. Any withdraws less then 30 days prior to the start of camp are subject to a 50.00 administrative fee. All refund request must be made in writing to Uriel@AscendBethesda.com, and must be received before 9:00 am on the second day of camp. 


Javascipt & Python, oh my!

You child will become an accomplished programmer using Parrot minidrones and Tynker’s intuitive visual programming language. 

Through Parrot Education we are excited to offer Tynker “Drones 101” programming course as part of our already amazing camp offerings.  Tynker is a creative computing platform where millions of children have learned to program and built games, apps and more.


Registration Instructions

Step 1 - Complete Your Camp Package

  • You will need to complete one package per sibling. 
  • We will contact you within 72 hours regarding a deposit for camp. Thank you!

Step 2 - Sign Our Waiver

(If you have not signed one before.)