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Best Martial Arts Schools in Madison
2022

Academy of Chinese Martial Arts and Well Being, LLC

Academy of Chinese Martial Arts and Well Being, LLC

Academy of Chinese Martial Arts and Well Being, LLC is a martial arts school that is located in Madison, Wisconsin. Formerly known as MadCity Wing Chun Kwoon, the school was founded in January 2005. Their classes include Wing Chun, Qi Gung, youth program, self-defense, San Da, and Chi Sao. Their experienced teachers have had training overseas under various Chinese masters and they offer a free 2 weeks of trial sessions.

Madison, WI 53713

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Bujinkan Madison Dojo

Bujinkan Madison Dojo

Bujinkan Madison Dojo in Madison, Wisconsin provides instruction in the traditional Japanese martial arts of the samurai and the ninja. They are a team of instructors dedicated to the persistent study of the martial arts of Bujinkan Dojo, as taught by Soke Masaaki Hatsumi of Nodashi Japan. Through this practice, they work hard to achieve the Fudoshin ??? or immovable heart and strive to teach their students to be able to decipher and know the better way of living through self-understanding and personal strength.

Madison, WI 53715

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Online Profiles:

3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

4.8 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

24 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Variable (Good)

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Responsiveness: A+

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FightPrime Martial Arts Academy

FightPrime Martial Arts Academy

FightPrime Martial Arts Academy is a martial arts school that is located in Madison, Wisconsin and they teach students who come from Madison, Middleton, Stoughton, Monona, Verona, Fitchburg, and Oregon, Wisconsin. Established in 2012, their adult classes include Brazilian jiu-jitsu, judo, Muay Thai, self-defense, and Krav Maga. Their kids’ classes include Kids Brazilian jiu-jitsu and judo. At the academy, students learn the skill of defeating opponents of varying size and strength while also achieving physical fitness.

Madison, WI 53713

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Online Profiles:

3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

4.7 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

77 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Variable (Good)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Infinity Martial Arts

Infinity Martial Arts

Infinity Martial Arts have convenient locations in Sun Prairie, Fitchburg/Verona, Oregon, Evansville, Middleton, and Waunakee, Wisconsin. They provide classes for kids, teens, and adults in a family friendly environment. The school specializes in karate and provides instruction in martial arts that brings fun, focus, and fitness to their valued clients. They promote exciting physical challenges that develop discipline and perseverance and help their students reach their goals.

Madison, WI 53719

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3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

59 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Journey Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy

Journey Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy

Serving the residents of Madison, Journey Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Academy offers classes for adults and children and is open six days a week. Many of the classes are taught by Cristiano Ribeiro, a 5th degree black belt. The academy offers traditional Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes, and it also has self-defense classes that use this martial art as the basis. The academy opened in 2019 and has a structured class schedule for beginners and beyond.

3179 Muir Field Rd
Madison, WI 53719

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3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

30 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Kicks Unlimited

Kicks Unlimited

Kicks Unlimited is a martial arts school that is located in Fitchburg, Wisconsin and some of their classes and programs include kids martial arts, adult martial arts, and birthday parties. The school teaches karate and taekwondo as well. They aim to deliver self-defense instruction and trains clients to have inner-peace and attain a lean, toned body. Students have fun, get a great workout, and learn challenging, exciting new techniques.

Fitchburg, WI 53719

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2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.8 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

50 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Kyuki-Do Martial Arts of Edgerton

Kyuki-Do Martial Arts of Edgerton

Kyuki-Do Martial Arts of Edgerton is a family-centered martial arts school that provides a traditional martial arts approach to aid their clients in enhancing and developing their fitness, well-being, self-discipline, and confidence. Their programs include Kyuki-Do, advanced training, judo, and kendo. They are a proud member of the Edgerton Judo Club, Kurotaka Kendo Club, and American Kyuki-Do Federation.

Edgerton, WI 53534

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1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

6 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

Martingilio Martial Arts

Martingilio Martial Arts

The owner of Madison's Martingilio Martial Arts, Master Chris Martingilio, is a 6th-degree black belt and a community leader that has a local, national, and international clientele. Beginners and advanced practitioners alike can come to Master Chris for training in Ryukyu Kempo Tode-jitsu, Kyusho-jitsu (pressure points), Modern Arnis, Tai Chi Chuan, and Kickboxing. Classes for kids and adults are available as well as Master Classes for black belts of all ranks. Grandmaster Chris Thomas, a 9th-degree black belt and author, also teaches regularly at Martingilio Martial Arts. Martingilio Martial Arts a noncompetitive school that only teaches martial arts as it was originally intended; 100% self-defense and education, not recreation or sport.

Madison, WI 53719

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3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

92 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

Midwest Professional Karate LLC

Midwest Professional Karate LLC

Midwest Professional Karate LLC is a karate school that is located in DeForest, Wisconsin. They serve DeForest, Sun Prairie, and the Greater Madison Area. The school offers an after school program and some of their class options include martial arts for ages 8 to adult, Little Kickers for ages 4-7, self-defense training, total fitness training, and MPK weapons training. The school seeks to provide quality service and sincere instruction to their valued students.

DeForest, WI 53532

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1 (Good)

Average Review Score:

5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

2 (Good)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A

Silver Lining Taekwon-do

Silver Lining Taekwon-do

Silver Lining Taekwon-do is a Madison, Wisconsin-based martial arts school that kids programs and adult programs. Their kids programs include Lil’ Kickers for ages 4 to 6, kids karate for ages 7 to 12, and birthday parties. Their adult programs include martial arts training, cardio kickboxing, and street smart self-defense. The school offers affordable rates to meet the unique needs of their clients.

Middleton, WI 53562

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.8 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

22 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Consistent (Best)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

Detail: A+

THE BLAST Muay Thai Kickboxing PLUS

THE BLAST Muay Thai Kickboxing PLUS

THE BLAST Muay Thai Kickboxing Plus of Madison, Wisconsin was established in 2002 and offers Muay Thai kickboxing and Brazilian jiu-jitsu programs. They also provide instruction in MMA, personal defense, Jeet Kune Do, and private lessons. The school is a proud member of the American Muay Thai Association.

Madison, WI 53713

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Online Profiles:

2 (Better)

Average Review Score:

4.5 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

15 (Better)

Score Consistency:

Variable (Good)

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Responsiveness: A+

Friendliness: A+

Helpfulness: A+

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Villari's Martial Arts Cooperative

Villari's Martial Arts Cooperative

Villari's Martial Arts Cooperative has been serving the community of Madison, Wisconsin since 1989. The school offers classes in Shaolin Kempo karate, kickboxing, and women's self-defense. They train students in youth classes that are for students 4 to 16 years old and adult classes for students 14 years old and up. They provide a free trial class and is the winner of the 2016 Madison Magazine’s Best of Madison Award.

Madison, WI 53703

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3 (Best)

Average Review Score:

4.8 / 5 ( Best)

Total Reviews:

34 (Best)

Score Consistency:

Variable (Good)

Warriors Academy of Martial Arts

Warriors Academy of Martial Arts

Warriors Academy of Martial Arts, LLC is a martial arts school that is located in Mount Horeb, Wisconsin. The head instructor and owner, Mr. Chuck Lovelace Sr. is a retired Army Veteran who has served in the military for over 18 years. Currently, Mr. Lovelace has a 4th Degree Black Belt. Their programs include TaeKwon-Do, Chanbara, and Fit Boxing. The school also teaches self-defense classes and special-needs classes. They also offer a free trial class.

Mount Horeb, WI 53572

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