There are many forms of martial arts but if you are looking for studios, gyms, dojos, and other places where your kids (or you!) can learn some form of martial arts, like Kung Fu, Karate, Jiu Jitsu and more, then here is a quick list to get your kick on in Metrowest MA!
Steve DeMasco Studio – SDSS (Wellesley, Needham and Natick)
With several locations in Metrowest, you can find the studios in downtown Wellesley near Roche Bros, downtown Needham near CVS and downtown Natick near the town square. They focus on Kung Fu and make sure kids of all abilities have fun learning about Kung Fu and how to be responsible and kind. They also have birthday parties and some camps.
Metrowest Academy (Natick)
The Metrowest Academy focuses on American Jiu Jitsu for all ages. They also offer workout clases, such at Tai Kickboxing. They focus on fitness and self defense, and responsibility. They are located near Route 9 and Route 27 in Natick.
Villari's Martial Arts (Natick and Walpole)
Teaching Karate and Tai Chi to adults and kids since 1974 in the Natick area. They offer classes for anyone 4 to 99! They also have birthday parties and some camps. Located near Stop and Shop off of Route 9 in Natick as well as in Walpole, MA.
Revolution Martial Art Fitness (Natick)
Classes focus on self defense, fitness, and overall personal development for students to be physically and mentally strong. There are a variety of classes for kids 4 to 16, and adult classes too. Located in downtown Natick. Framingham TaeKwonDo and Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Family Taekwondo school located on Rte. 9 West behind Trolley Square. Offers adult and kids' Taekwondo classes, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu classes and cardio kickboxing classes.
DMA Martial Arts (Sudbury)
This studio offers Kempo Karate classes, which is a mixture of Kempo, Karate, and Jujitsu. Students are split into groups to ensure the appropriate pace is set for all ages.
Next Generation Martial Arts (Holliston)
Next Generation Martial Arts focuses on old-school karate, while incorporating contemporary practices and techniques. The goal is to have fun while giving students the opportunity to improve both their physical strength and mental abilities.
Massachusetts Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (Acton)
This studio offers Jiu Jitsu classes, as well as women only classes, mixed martial arts classes, wrestling and kickboxing. There is an emphasis on sparring.
Peter Pippos Karate Center (Acton)
This studio's karate classes help develop kids' confidence, discipline, character, focus and respect. There are also summer camps, after school programs, bulling prevention classes and classes for kids with ADHD/ADD.
Metrowest Kung Fu (Maynard)
Metrowest Kung Fu is a branch of Shaolin Kung Fu Centers, and the studios teaches traditional martial arts. There is also an emphasis on emotional health to help kids find their place in an increasingly demanding and media-saturated world.
Personal Best Karate (Various Locations)
Located in Norton, Easton, Foxborough and Raynham, this school has been around since 1991 and all the instructors are black belts. They focus on the personal development aspect of martial arts, not just self-defense moves. There are birthday parties and fitness classes too.
Field Arts Martial Arts Academy (Norwood)
From Krav Maga classes to heart pumping workouts in our Fitness Kickboxing, this studio strives to have something for everyone. With their skilled Kids Martial Arts staff, your child can quickly learn how martial arts as well. They also have birthday party packages too.
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