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American Karate Center

Richmond, VA 23235
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American Karate Center has a reputation for providing students with the highest quality of classes for the whole family. The company's instructors have been teaching children and adults for more than 25 years, providing valuable self-defense and fighting skills as well as greater fitness, confidence, and determination. Customers can learn a range of martial arts styles such as Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Thai Boxing, Kodokan Judo, Russian Sambo, and Mixed Martial Arts, all designed to give beginners and experienced students a high-quality education with a team of world-class instructors. The company also offers a Fitness Kickboxing Boot Camp, ideal for adults that want to lose weight and gain strength, balance, and high-energy toning in a fun and supportive environment. Customers can call, email, or fill out the contact sheet on the company's website to get started at one of the area's premier martial arts studios.

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4.8 / 5 (44)
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4.0 / 5 (1)
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Elite Training Academy

Chesterfield, VA 23235
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Elite Training Academy is a Chesterfield Moy Yat Ving Tsun Kung Fu studio dedicated to giving children and adults a solid education in the martial arts. The Ving Tsun style of martial arts has been used by military and police forces around the globe for hundreds of years and is designed to allow people to defend themselves from attack using the least amount of energy and force possible, as well as gain valuable self-discipline, control, and confidence. The company's children's classes teach kids critical thinking skills and control, as well as valuable defense skills and a sense of accomplishment. Adult classes are available for all ages, and customers can enjoy group or private lessons in the company's clean, comfortable studio. First-time customers can call or contact the company on the website to get more information and schedule a free, no-obligation introductory course.

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Master Lee's Dynamic Taekwondo

Midlothian, VA 23112
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Master Lee's Dynamic Taekwondo is a full-service martial arts academy that provides high-quality training in a range of martial arts. The company's team of Masters and instructors teach students the arts of Taekwondo and Hap Ki Do in a safe, professional environment. Classes are available for children and adults, including the Tiny Tigers program for children aged three to five, an older children's program, and a teen and adults program that encourages families to take classes together. The company also offers Taekwondo summer camps, Taekwondo birthday parties, and after-school programs, complete with pickup service from school, which give kids valuable martial arts training and homework monitoring to ensure schoolwork gets done. Customers can read about the programs online and use the registration form on the company's website to sign up for an introductory lesson.

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Moy Yat Kung Fu Academy

Richmond, VA 23220
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Moy Yat Kung Fu Academy has earned the reputation as "hands down the greatest choice" for quality martial arts training. The company specializes in teaching the Ving Tsun System of Kung Fu, a centuries-old style developed by Shao Lin monks for self-defense. The company offers a range of programs for every age and experience level, including an introductory program that teaches adult and young beginners the fundamental skills of Ving Tsun in a supportive, small-group setting. The company's instructors also lead classes just for women designed to provide essential self-defenses skills and techniques, as well as a range of youth program for children aged six to eighteen that include high-quality martial arts training along with fun activities. First-time students can call or contact the company on the website to for a three-day introductory course.

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Tactical Martial Arts Academy

Richmond, VA 23235
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Tactical Martial Arts Academy has been providing the highest quality of education for more than 60 years. The company's instructors teach children and adults a range of martial arts styles designed to give people critical self-defense skills as well as increased fitness, self-discipline, and confidence. A range of martial arts styles is available, including Taekwondo for all ages, Combat Hapkido for comprehensive self-defense, and Police Tactics, used by many police and military forces, that provide a well-rounded education in how to handle attackers with weapons and disarm dangerous opponents. The company also offers classes designed to teach women critical fighting and self-defense skills to protect themselves and others from attacks, as well as kickboxing classes for all-over fitness as well as education in how to properly kick, punch, and block attackers.

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The Academy of Kung Fu

Richmond, VA 23294
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The Academy of Kung Fu has been one of the area's premier martial arts studios since 2011. The company specializes in teaching the Moy Yat Ving Tsun system of Kung Fu, a traditional martial arts style taught by eight generations of Grand Masters and designed to give people of all ages critical self-defense skills. The studio offers classes for children as young as five, as well as classes for older children, teens, and adults of all ages, as well as special classes for women and advanced classes for experienced students. Students learn age- and skill-appropriate fighting styles while gaining self-control, confidence, and increased fitness, using traditional practice tools like the Muk Yan Jong wooden dummy and the Luk Dim Poon Kwan six-and-a-half point pole. Students can join group classes or purchase private lessons for in-depth, one-on-one instruction with one of the company's professional teachers.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Does Keanu Reeves know martial arts?

The fighting styles used by Keanu Reeves in the Matrix and other films aren't just for show, and come from years of training and practice. Keanu Reeves has formal training in karate, jiu-jitsu, wushu, boxing, krav maga, and aikido.

How much do kids\' karate classes cost?

Kid's karate classes generally cost the same as adult classes, running $40 on average, based on location and other factors. Private lessons are more expensive and can cost up to $100 for a 30-minute session.

Which martial art is best for my child?

Karate has been a popular option for children since the eighties, as it does not use weapons and offers a healthy full-body workout. Children enrolled in Karate classes will learn not just to train their body, but their mind as well.

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