Laurels
Best Martial Arts
Teachers in
Denver
2017

Why These Martial Arts Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored martial arts teachers on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best martial arts teachers in Denver, CO.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

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

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Aurora Krav Maga & Fitness

Aurora Krav Maga & Fitness is a facility that serves children and adults. The facility’s programs are MMA fight club, Krav Maga, kids’ Krav Maga, and group fitness classes that include focus mitt striking, kettle bells, rope work, suspension training, and running. Classes are for all skill levels. Students remark on the welcoming environment and the patient, approachable, and knowledgeable instructors.

Aurora, CO(720) 560-5693

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Colorado Krav Maga, Inc.

Colorado Krav Maga, Inc. is a Broomfield facility that has four locations and has been serving students for over 13 years. The programs the facility offers are Krav Maga for kids, Krav Maga self-defense, cross-kick and fitness, and law enforcement training. Colorado Krav Maga, Inc. also presents physical seminars and corporate presentations on subjects such as workplace violence safety, self-defense, and awareness. Students appreciate the patient and supportive instructors and the fun classes.

Broomfield, CO(720) 214-1691

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Denver Kung Fu

Denver Kung Fu is a facility that has been providing training in traditional ving tsun kung fu to adults for over seven years. The three forms a new student will learn are siu nim tao, chum kiu, and biu ge. Denver Kung Fu is a member of the Moy Yat Family Kung Fu Association. Students remark on the relaxed environment and quality of the classes.

Denver, CO(303) 284-8125

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Dragon Hand Martial Arts

Dragon Hand Martial Arts is a Littleton facility that has more than 20 years of experience and teaches adults and kids. The facility has a family atmosphere and the adult program incorporates self-defense and martial arts with an emphasis on Shaolin Kung Fu and Kuntao Silat. The program is for those 14 years of age and up. The kids’ program is for kids eight to 13 years of age and teaches them respect and discipline. Students appreciate the variety, knowledge, and instructors.

Littleton, CO(719) 200-8681

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Easton Training Center

Easton Training Center is a Denver facility that has been training students for over 16 years and has seven locations. The facility offers Muay Thai, mixed martial arts, kickboxing, kids’ martial arts, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, self-defense, and CrossFit. Easton Training Center offers classes for kids as young as three-and-a-half years old and adults. Students appreciate the variety of classes, the quality of instruction, and the welcoming environment.

Denver, CO(303) 623-1715

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FusBoxe Martial Arts & Fitness

FusBoxe Martial Arts & Fitness is a Westminster facility that provides Russian Sambo and other classes. Other classes include boxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, youth mixed martial arts for ages three to six, youth mixed martial arts for ages seven and up, body of armor conditioning, tactical knife defense, Sambo for self-defense, and a wrestling camp. FusBoxe Martial Arts & Fitness’ athletes compete in events such as Muay Thai, boxing, Sambo, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, and kickboxing. Students remark on the instructors’ supportiveness, motivation, and the friendly environment.

Westminster, CO(720) 549-0662

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Imperial Combat Arts

Imperial Combat Arts is a Denver facility that serves students 18 years of age and up. The facility teaches a variety of classes and courses including combat firearms, combat martial arts, wilderness skills and survival, archery, tactical training and urban survival, melee weapon mastery, herbology, meditation, serious self-defense, and tai chi chuan. Imperial Combat Arts also has an in-house tattoo and piercing studio. Students appreciate the instructors’ knowledge and skill.

Denver, CO(303) 715-8474

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Korean Academy of Taekwondo

Korean Academy of Taekwondo is an Aurora facility that has been serving students for over 35 years. The facility teaches all levels and all ages, and classes cover traditional taekwondo, sport taekwondo, and practical self-defense. The Korean Academy of Taekwondo has classes for kids who are two and three years of age with a parent, kids three to five years of age, kids five-and-a-half to 13, teens and adults 14 years of age up, and for those 40 years of age and over. The facility also offers mountain and survival training and summer camp. The Korean Academy of Taekwondo has won several awards including the Aurora Macaroni Kid Family Choice Awards for the Best Martial Arts School in 2013, the Runner Up Family Favorite award from Colorado Parent Magazine in 2010, and the Colorado State Taekwondo Association School of the Year from 2010 to 2015.

Aurora, CO(303) 743-7767

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Level 5 Combat Systems Ltd.

Level 5 Combat Systems Ltd. is a Brighton facility that provides seminars and classes to adults. The classes provided include women’s self-defense, men’s self-defense, law enforcement instructor certification, concealed carry and home defense fundamentals, church security, and aircraft and crew protection. Chief instructor Chris Love has over 23 years of martial arts experience and more than 15 years of instructing experience. He has created programs for private security teams, law enforcement, and pilots and flight crew.

Brighton, CO(720) 201-8145

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Mountain Academy of Martial Arts

Mountain Academy of Martial Arts is a Lakewood facility that has five different locations and serves kids and adults. The facility offers taekwondo classes and tai chi classes. The chief instructors range from 2nd-degree to 4th-degree black belts. The masters are 6th-degree and 8th-degree black belts. Students remark on the quality of the instructors and the environment.

Lakewood, CO(303) 987-5403

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Next Level Krav Maga

Next Level Krav Maga is a Denver facility that offers classes to adults. The facility provides striking, kali weapons, Krav Maga, and dirty boxing. Next Level Krav Maga offers monthly memberships with no long-term contracts and 10-class or 20-class punch cards. Students appreciate the instructors’ attentiveness, professionalism, and knowledge.

Denver, CO(720) 583-5728

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Nick’s Pro Fitness

Nick’s Pro Fitness is an Evergreen facility that has been serving families, individuals, and businesses for over 16 years. Classes include kickboxing, taekwondo, yoga/spin, teen conditioning, Zumba, full body burn, cycle/spin, and body blast. The facility has batting cages, weights and machines, a synthetic-turf field, a spa, squash courts, and child care. Clients appreciate Nick’s enthusiasm, encouragement, and flexible schedule.

Evergreen, CO(303) 674-6902

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RFLX Training Center

RFLX Training Center is a Lafayette facility that serves the Boulder Metro and the Greater Denver area. The center provides self-defense and mixed martial arts training for children and adults including kickboxing, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, NOGI grappling, striking arts, and fitness programs. RFLX Training Center also provides birthday parties which include games and martial arts lessons. Students appreciate the prices, friendly atmosphere, and the clean environment.

Lafayette, CO(303) 665-0173

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Tae Kwon Do Family Center

Tae Kwon Do Family Center is a Golden facility that has been serving students for almost two decades. The facility offers classes for adults only, sparring classes, classes for kids four to six years of age, classes for all belts and all ages, family classes, and more. In 1995, the instructors performed with the Korean All-Star Tae Kwon Do Demonstration Team. Master Dok Kim has years of experience teaching at elementary schools and has run Tae Kwon Do Family Center for over 17 years.

Golden, CO(303) 277-0060

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The Refinery Family Fitness Center

The Refinery Family Fitness Center is a Littleton facility that provides programs for all ages. The facility offers martial arts including jujitsu, mixed martial arts, and kickboxing. Programs for kids are CrossFit and martial arts. The Refinery Family Fitness Center also offers an anti-gravity yoga program and birthday parties. Students appreciate the facility, instruction, and the workouts.

Littleton, CO(720) 224-2995

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United Martial Arts & Fitness Center

United Martial Arts & Fitness Center is an Englewood facility that has been providing training to children, teens, and adults for over 19 years. The facility offers Muay Thai, boxing, and kickboxing for all levels. Grand Master Chris Natzke is a 7th-degree black belt and has spent over 42 years as a martial arts student and teacher. Black Belt Magazine voted United Martial Arts & Fitness Center the Best and Most Realistic Self-Defense Course.

Englewood, CO(303) 783-9632

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Universal Tae Kwon Do

Universal Tae Kwon Do is a Thornton facility that has been serving students for over 17 years. Master Michael has more than 19 years of teaching experience. The facility provides classes for children, teens, and adults. Universal Tae Kwon Do is affiliated with the United States Taekwondo Union. Students appreciate the positive environment and the instructors’ patience.

Thornton, CO(303) 457-2426

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Wash Park Martial Arts

Wash Park Martial Arts has been serving the Denver community for over 20 years. Conveniently located in West Washington Park, this family friendly facility offers classes to children 5-13 years old and adults 14 and older. Certified Instructor Training is available for those aspiring to one day teach our Application Based Tai-Jutsu Program. The Dojo has a drop-in women's only self defense program taught by one of our certified female instructors. Four different weapon systems are explored in depth: Bladed, Throwing, Stick, and Entangling. Classes are open to all adult students. Please contact Sensei Jason for your free introductory class.

Denver, CO(303) 733-3210

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White Dragon Martial Arts

White Dragon Martial Arts is an Arvada facility that provides lessons for adults and children. The facility teaches 5-animal style Chinese kempo, white Dragon fist style kung fu, chi kung, and tai chi young. The teachers have a minimum of eight years of intensive training before teaching. White Dragon Martial Arts has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Arvada, CO(303) 431-9019

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