Top Martial Arts Classes in South Bay

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Published Aug 31, 2015

Martial arts are the perfect blend of exercise, discipline, and most importantly--fun. Bully-Proof your kids by keeping them active and involved in the safe, fun classes.

Top Kids' Martial Art Classes in South Bay


Tat Wong Kung Fu Academy

Kids’ classes allow children to learn valuable safety, awareness, self-defense skills and traditional Kung Fu techniques, while improving self-confidence, coordination, and concentration.

Students can perform, compete, and learn lion dancing. Kids’ martial arts classes are creative, fun, and rewarding right from the introductory class. All ages welcome, parents too.



Silva Martial Arts

Silva Martial Arts offers instruction in traditional and sport Tae Kwon Do, stand-up and ground defense, weapons defense, and physical conditioning. All classes are taught by Master and Head Instructors, Master Silva, Master Torres, Mr. Hurst, and Mr. Escalada who are also certified and recognized through the World Tae Kwon Do Federation in Korea. All classes are also assisted by at least one other Black belt at all times plus trained advanced red belts.



Ernie Reyes West Coast Karate

With several locations across the USA, instructors teach martial arts with the added benefits of self-confidence, focus, respect for oneself and others, and fitness. In teen and children's classes, students will learn the Black Belt Success System, as well as how to concentrate and focus their energy constructively which results in better school work and grades. They will also learn social skills such as teamwork, conflict avoidance and avoiding negative peer pressure.



John Ozuna's KO Kung Fu

KO Kung Fu's goal is to create a friendly and nurturing environment that helps a student develop self-confidence. All students are treated as individuals and are guided by their instructors towards constantly creating the "new and improved" version of themselves. Private and group lessons are offered in Bok Fu Do Kung Fu, Kickboxing, and Tai Chi.




Vision Martial Arts

Martial arts has been one of the best tools for teaching children to become more confident, disciplined and focused. Kids who learn karate, kung-fu or tae kwon do typically get better grades, have a higher self-esteem and have learned how to defend themselves mentally and physically against bullies. The children's classes at Visions Martial Arts will help your child to reach their full potential and have a ton of fun at the same time!



Wushu Central

Wushu Central has been offering martial arts classes since 2003. They are a family-oriented school specializing in teaching Kung Fu (also called Wushu) to men, women, and children of all ages. Their programs are among the most widely-recognized training techniques and programs in the Bay Area, most notably their National Done With Bullying Program for Children, and Nationally Recognized Self-Defense Programs for children, teens, adults, and families.



Ascension Martial Arts

Ascension Martial Arts is about rising to your next level. By working body, mind, and spirit together, we can find new ways of living and enjoying life. Training is offered primarily in Shaolin kung fu, with seasoning from a few other martial arts. For some, martial arts are used as a means of self-defense. For others, it’s a way to stay in shape that’s meaningful and fun. Their Junior Warriors program is ideal for students 5-12 years old.

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