Best Martial Arts Schools in Portland

Why These Martial Arts Schools?

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

Read more about our selection process

Ferrito Martial Arts

Ferrito Martial Arts, a martial arts school located in Portland, Oregon, specializes in Farang Hapkido. This training provides students with the skills that would be essential to defend themselves against joint-locks, chokes, throws, take-downs, weapons, grappling, and striking. Ferrito Martial Arts offers a low monthly tuition and a free class.

Portland, OR 97232


Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

Gracie Barra Brazilian Jiu Jitsu is a martial arts school located in Portland, Oregon. Founded in 1986, this school offers Brazilian jiu-jitsu for everyone, creating champions for life through detailed instruction and self-improvement. This martial arts academy helps stop bullying by empowering students through the study of self-defense and the school offers a free class.

Portland, OR 97206


Gracie Barra SW Portland

Gracie Barra SW Portland provides martial arts instruction to clients throughout the Portland, Oregon, metro area. Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu is the main focus of this dojo, and it works to develop students' speed, flexibility, and strength. Physical fitness is also a large aspect of training. Its instructors believe that there are both physical and mental benefits, and advocate for what they believe is a holistic training regimen. Classes are available for all ages from children to adults.

17700 SW Upper Boones Ferry Rd STE 135
Portland, OR 97224


U.S. World Class Taekwondo Martial Arts / Black Belt Academy

U.S. World Class Taekwondo Martial Arts / Black Belt Academy is a martial arts school. Their dojos are located in Bethany, Cedar Mill, and Beaverton, Oregon. They offer community events and workshops, public school fundraiser events, corporate and group events, and the coolest birthday parties around. The school is a Better Business Bureau accredited business.

Portland, OR 97229


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