Martial Arts Classes NYC

Modern Martial Arts offers classes in Kickboxing, Self Defense, and MMA.
Build strength and improve your fitness at one of our three Manhattan locations:
Upper East Side, Upper West Side, and Tribeca

Martial Arts can refer to any number of fighting disciplines. At Modern Martial Arts, our classes teach traditional Taekwondo and Muay Thai kickboxing as well as Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) and Krav Maga. We also incorporate fitness principles such as intense cardio intervals and muscle-building resistance training. You will get leaner, tougher, and more flexible.

  • Build Strength
  • Gain Confidence
  • Lose weight

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Modern Martial Arts has been doing its part to empower the community for over 10 years. Day to day life can be hectic, and we provide a place to come get centered-- mind and body. We teach a blend of different fighting styles from all over the world:

  • Taekwondo (Korea) - Dynamic and high flying kicks
  • Kickboxing (US and Thai) - Powerful punches, kicks, elbows, knee strikes
  • Krav Maga (Israel) - The world's most effective self defense techniques
  • Brazilian Jiu Jitsu - Ground fighting that takes advantage of careful body mechanics and balance

In bringing pieces of these arts together, we strive to form an
ultimate martial arts system. With small class sizes and
passionate instructors, we foster an environment
ideal for learning.
No matter what your fitness level,
our instructors will get to know what motivates you
and what challenges you. Once your fitness goals
are established,we will work with you to help you
get to where you want to be.

"You don't have to be a pro fighter
to train like one"


While we believe that martial arts is about more than just getting slimmer, the fitness benefits are undeniable. Compared to other forms of exercise, no other workout will work your core muscles more thoroughly and elegantly. The Modern Martial Arts advantage is that we focus on functional training: we strengthen the human body according to how it's meant to move. The quick movements and graceful balancing achieved in martial arts will empower you to move through life with an agility that comes from your center, while giving you the sleek appearance of a warrior.

Martial arts classes burn approximately
800 calories per class
with non-stop kicking & punching
on pads and mitts

Discover your Potential

Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned athlete, there is something to be gained from the martial arts. Students from their teens to their sixties get hooked on the tremendous sense of empowerment they get from our martial arts classes.

No matter what a person's size, knowing how to defend oneself allows them to tackle life with greater confidence and resolve.The intense focus and discipline attained from practice tends to bubble over into work life, studies, and general approach to life. Come see for yourself. Check out our beginner's package and give us a call today!

Special offer! Two introductory classes for only $29.99. Learn skills that will be with you for the rest of your life.

Become the version of you!

Upper East Side
220 East 86th St
NY NY 10028

78 Reade St
NY NY 10007

Upper West Side
103 West 73rd St
NY NY 10023

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