Best Martial Arts Schools in Chelmsford

Why These Martial Arts Schools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Chelmsford 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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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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Bay State Martial Arts

Shihan Brian Sweetser and his wife Laura started Bay State Martial Arts in 2006 to provide people with high-quality martial arts training. The school strives to help each student reach their goals and focuses on developing a fun, friendly atmosphere in which people can learn but also build community connections. Shihan Sweetser remains a 7th-degree black belt and won several awards for his skills as a martial arts practitioner and teacher, including being named the 2010 Teacher of the Year by the International Black Belt Hall of Fame. Bay State Martial Arts offers classes in self-defense, Kenpo karate, and ju-jitsu. The studio serves residents of Woburn.

Woburn, MA 01801


Kensho-Ryu Kenpo Karate

The mission of Kensho-Ryu Kenpo Karate is to improve the lives of its students through martial arts and thorough training that can help people develop self-discipline, self-esteem, and self-confidence. The studio believes that martial arts can improve a person’s physical and mental health and wellness and works to instill a can-do attitude through its comprehensive lessons and positive environment. Kensho-Ryu Kenpo Karate features a broad range of classes which can serve children, teenagers, and adults of all experience levels, including beginners who have never practiced before. The studio specializes in Kenpo karate and currently serves residents of Acton and the nearby area.

Acton, MA 01720


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