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Best Martial Arts
Teachers in
Austin
2020

Why These Martial Arts Teachers?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Austin Martial Arts Teachers 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.

Austin Shotokan Karate Academy

Austin Karate for Kids is a karate school located in North and South Austin. Founded in March 2008, the dojo has specialized in teaching traditional Shotokan karate to students at ages five to adults for many years. The dojo is proud to be a current partner in education with the Austin Independent School District and remains the only studio in Austin to offer traditional Shotokan classes.

Austin, TX 78744

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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.

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.

Mu Sool Won of South Austin

Located in Austin, Mu Sool Won of South Austin is a martial arts school focusing on teaching students a traditional family martial art with origins in South Korea. Classes are available for adults and teens, children, and adults and children together. The school's curriculum consists of joint locks, pressure points, escapes from grabs and holds, traditional Korean forms, sparring, and gymnastics-style falling. Additional instruction in traditional Korean weapons such as staffs, swords, jool-bong/nunchucks, and other items are also available. The school offers a week of free training with no enrollment obligations for prospective students.

Austin, TX 78745

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The Mat Martial Arts & Fitness

The Mat Martial Arts & Fitness is a martial arts school located in Cedar Park focused on age-appropriate self-defense. Starting at 3 years old, kids classes teach karate-based "playground safety," while teens and adults practice Krav Maga for realistic and applicable defense and awareness training. They also have a corporate self-defense and wellness program for local businesses. Getting started is easy with a free trial or two-week pass, and members have many flexible options to choose from.

Cedar Park, TX 78613

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