Best Martial Arts Schools in Santa Clarita

We scored 42 Martial Arts Schools in Santa Clarita, CA and Picked the Top 5

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Why These Martial Arts Schools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Santa Clarita 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.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 42 27 5

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 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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Gold Medal Martial Arts

Gold Medal Martial Arts is a licensed and accredited martial arts school in the Santa Clarita Valley. Founded in 2006 in Santa Clarita, California, Gold Medal Martial Arts feature multiple programs that cater to kids as young as 3, all the way to adults. Their programs feature disciplines such as Karate, Kickboxing, or a combination of sorts including Kempo, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, and Filipino Martial Arts. In addition, Gold Medal Martial Arts also offer fitness oriented health programs that can be an alternative to traditional gym workouts with the added benefit of learning basic self-defense skills. As a bonus, Gold Medal Martial Arts provides a free trial class as part of their online web special.

Santa Clarita, CA 91387


Granada Hills Martial Arts

Granada Hills Martial Arts of Granda Hills, California is a martial arts school dedicated to the disciplines of Traditional Japanese Martial Arts and Gracie Jiu-Jitsu. Their traditional martial arts programs cover a variety of disciplines including Shinkendo from the Mashuu Dojo, Shorin Ryu Reihokan Karate and Kobudo, and the Filipino Fighting Arts of Doce Pares. For Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, Granada Hills Martial Arts is a fully certified Gracie Jiu-Jitsu training center and offers programs for kids to adults. As a bonus, Granada Hills Martial Arts provides a ten-day free trial which includes a uniform and complete access to all beginner Jiu-Jitsu classes. Additionally, since Granada Hills Martial Arts is officially certified as a Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Training Center, membership garners special permissions unavailable at other Jiu-Jitsu schools.

Granada Hills, CA 91344


Ken Nagayama Martial Arts

Located in Burbank, California, Ken Nagayama Martial Arts is a martial arts academy founded by namesake and Master, Ken Nagayama. Originally from Japan, Nagayama first began teaching in Okinawa before moving to the Los Angeles area. Since 1977, he has taught in the California area while creating his own distinct martial arts system. Nagayama has been practicing martial arts for over 40 years and has experienced in Moto Bu Ryu Karate, Aikido, Tae Kwon Do, Judo, Kendo, Boxing, and a variety of weapons. Ken Nagayama Martial Arts offers classes for both kids and adults, which also accommodate all levels of skill.

Burbank, CA 91340


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