As calm as the reflecting Lake so should the mind be in the Art of War.

Without dreams we only sleep.

Adult Program

The system taught at Energy Lake was developed by Gary Braniff based on principles to provide answers to the questions asked in situations of conflict. Students must be 18 years of age or older.

Memberships And Fees

Private instruction: $75 per hour

Group instruction: $1500 per year (2 classes per week)

Weekday Schedule

Monday & Wednesday 1:00 - 10:00 Private lessons
Tuesday & Thursday 4:00 - 6:00 Private lessons
6:00 - 7:00 Multi-belt group class
7:30 - 10:00 Private lessons
Friday 1:00 - 8:00 Private lessons

Children's Program

Children are taught never to initiate and always to defend. Children must be at least 5 years old to participate in classes and all classes are taught by Gary Braniff. Membership fees include weekly classes(Saturday), all tests and belts.


12 Month: $600*
6 Month: $350
3 Month: $200
Uniform: $50
*Uniform included. 3 payments of $200 within 90 days accepted.

Saturday Schedule

11:30 - 12:30 Jr. White belt class
12:30 - 1:00 Break
1:00 - 2:00 Jr. Yellow belt class
2:00 - 3:00 Jr. Multi belt class 1
3:00 - 4:00 Jr. Multi belt class 2
4:00 - 5:00 Jr. Sparring class

Studio Rules and Code of Conduct

  1. When students are engaging in combative exercises, the parameters (i.e. contact level, equipment, limited, unlimited, intent levels, etc.) of that exercise shall be clear and predetermined prior to starting.
  2. When a student is unable to attend a private class he/she will notify the Studio 24 hours prior or they will be billed for that time.
  3. When a student is going to be late for a class he/she will notify the Studio.
  4. Parents will be responsible for dropping off, and picking up their children.

Energy Lake Photos & Videos

Energy Lake Apparel

All our shirts are made of 100% cotton. They are custom designs made specifically for Energy Lake and carry the Energy Lake logo.


Congratulations to Adam Pratt on his third Grappling Tournament Championship and first back to back. Also thanks to all the other participants.

Congratulations to our 2016 Tournament Winners, Lorenzo Soto, Ronin Elvey (3 Events) Luca San Martin (2 Events), Jacob James, Keira Elvey, Isaias Maddigan ,Connery Mouton, Phoenix Migneqult,Tyler Mac, Cao Bhuc Chouy Le, Charliah Quach, Louis Moore and Dylan #G Shiels.

Contact Us

Bay 8, 1015 Centre ST NW
Calgary, AB T2E 2P8
+1 403 276-7075