Best Martial Arts Schools in Austin

Why These Martial Arts Schools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Austin 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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Premier Martial Arts Cedar Park FEATURED

  • Karate

Premier Martial Arts Lakeline helps individuals in Austin improve their self-defense, fitness, and fighting skills. It offers a children's karate program to boost their self-confidence, character development, concentration, and discipline. With over two decades of experience in the industry, it empowers adults to overcome trauma and anxieties and lose excess weight through various martial arts programs, including Krav Maga and kickboxing. The studio is one of the over 100 locations of Premier Martial Arts in the US, England, and Canada.

1850 S Lakeline Blvd. #100
Cedar Park, TX 78613


Chinese Martial Arts Academy of Austin

Chinese Martial Arts Academy of Austin is a martial arts school specializing in traditional Northern Shaolin kung-fu and contemporary wushu. Since 2005, the Austin-based studio has trained students for years utilizing a consistent routine that includes warm-ups, stretching, stances, drills, and individual practice. Master David Scott encourages students to build a solid foundation in basic techniques and personal achievements.

Austin, TX 78731


Gracie Barra North Austin Martial Arts School

Gracie Barra North Austin Martial Arts School is a martial arts school located in Austin specializing in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. The school offers world-class level Brazilian jiu-jitsu courses for individuals, families, and law enforcement officials. Programs include training future champions, teaching fundamentals, advanced lessons, women's lessons, black belt tutoring, and private training. Gracie Barra North Austin Martial Arts School offers a free class for prospective students.

Austin, TX 78758