Needham Wellesley

COMBAT SAMBO School of Martial Arts in Needham, MA

 Combat Sambo

Needham Combat Sambo school is located at High Rock School Gymnasium at 77 Ferndale Rd., Needham, MA 02492 Parking lot off the Linden St., at the back of the school and near playing fields. Enter the building off the Linden St., Gym will be one floor up. Directions

An unmatched style of self-defense. Grandmaster Galperin is an instructor with over 70 years of international experience in Europe and the United States.
The school teaches a survival style of self-defense while instilling confidence, health and fitness. Classes for Adults (men and women over 11 years of age), Children (boys and girls 4  - 11 years of age), Families (Parents with Children over  4 years of age).

Where: High Rock School Gymnasium - 77 Ferndale Rd, Needham, MA 02492
Set GPS to 144 Linden St. Park in the lot off of Linden St, at the back of the school, near playing fields; enter the building off the Linden St. parking lot. Gym will be one floor up.


Fall Semester Starts: Tuesday, October 5th and/or Thursday, October 7th, 2021

School hours: 

Children's classes 6:30-7:30 PM  
Adult Classes 7:30-9:00 PM  
Family Classes 7:30-9:00 PM  

Seasonal Fee:
If you attend once a week, i.e., either Tuesdays or Thursdays the fee is  $ 16 per class.
If you attend twice a week, i.e., both Tuesdays and Thursdays the fee is  $ 13 per class.
You’ll pay per season semester.

Register online; by calling 781.455.0400, ext.5, or at the 1st class you attend.

Payments must be submitted  BEFORE  start of each season semester. You may join at any time after the semester sessions have started; your full semester payment will be extended to the next semester. If you participated in more than 3 classes, registration fee is not refundable.

Discounts:  Bring your friends (adults/children). If they register, you will receive TWO FREE CLASSES for each new student during the next following season semester.

School will be closed in 2021-2022: These days the school will be closed. Please mark them on your calendar

Tuesdays-2021 Thursdays-2021 Tuesdays-2022 Thursdays-2020


 Nov. 11, 2021

Feb. 22, 2022

Feb. 24, 2022

Nov. 25, 2021





Apr. 19, 2022 



Dec. 23, 2021 

June 21, 2022

Apr. 21, 2022

Dec. 28, 2021

    Dec. 30, 2021

June 28, 2022

June 23, 2022

This schedule is a subject to corrections by NCE. Radio and TV stations will announce Needham public school weather-related cancellations.


School Staff
Grandmaster  Michael Galperin  -  Chief Instructor

Joseph Krupski

- Instructor

Alexander Khairkhah, MD 

- Health and Safety

Glen Gerrans

- Instructor

Glen Gerrans

- Health and Safety

David Snelling

- Instructor

Stephen Rivernider

- Public Relations, Advertising

Richard Lee

- Instructor

Alexander Liss

- Webmaster

Ronnie Levin

- Instructor

Joseph Krupski

- Parents – School Liaison

Vlad Ermolaev

- Instructor

Aretha Davis

- Secretary, Counselor


Combat SAMBO School:  617-413-0660

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