Martial Arts

Karate, Judo, and self-defense classes. Also see Fencing and Sports. For additional resources, see our current issue.

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services

Karate, beginning – intermediate (5-15), six-week session, $44, Karate Pee Wee Tiger (3-5), six-week session, $40.

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

Jujitsu (6-12), Karate (5-12), Mixed Martial Arts White Belt (6-17), Mixed Martial Arts Upper Belt (6-17), Shotokan Karate (7-17). Homeland Cultural Center’s Bokator Martial Arts (Tae Kwon Do). Wednesdays and Thursdays, 7 p.m., free for all ages.

Martial Arts with Sensei Mac

Sensei Mac offers a variety of Martial arts programs for kids (2+) that focus on building confidence, self-esteem while learning self-defense, discipline, respect and stranger awareness.

My Gym Children’s Fitness Center Long Beach

As students, ages 4-13, strive for different belt levels, they learn about setting goals and the discipline needed to reach them.

The Power of One Self-Defense Institute

Martial arts programs for kids (3+) and adults, from beginning to advanced, including Self-Defense, with a strong emphasis on life skills: focus, for better grades; self-confidence, discipline and respect; bully proofing and stranger awareness; and kickboxing classes.