Best Martial Arts Schools in Oakland

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Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Oakland Martial Arts Schools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Shaolin Life

Shaolin Life is a center for spiritual studies founded in 2006 by monks from the Shaolin Monastery in China. Located in Oakland, California, the center provides classes that continue the 1,500-year tradition of Shaolin, developing empowerment, balance, strength, wellness, and relaxation skills. Classes in Kung Fu, Qigong, and Qigong Flexibility are available, while private lessons can also be scheduled. The center provides lessons in Tai-Chi and meditation and also makes its halls and rooms available to rent.

1244 23rd Ave
Oakland, CA 94605


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