Martial Arts and Karate Lessons

Searching for a martial arts class for your child? We’ve put together a list of places in and around Spartanburg where your child can learn karate, jiu jitsu, kickboxing and more!

Looking for more activities for kids in Spartanburg? Be sure to check out our Ultimate Guide to Kid’s Activities in Spartanburg!

Wyndham Academy of Self-Defense

864.595.9555 | 4249 North Blackstock Road, Spartanburg, SC

Wyndham Academy of Self Defense (formerly Aikido Academy of Self-Defense) offers classes specializing in the martial arts geared towards self-defense beginning at 6 years of age.

Southern Martial Arts

864.585.8814 | 990 S Pine Street, Spartanburg, SC

Offering a variety of martial arts classes for kids, as well as an after-school program and summer camp

Hurricane Martial Arts


Offers karate classes for kids, teens, and adults in 3 locations: Lyman, Taylors, and Greenville.

Spartanburg Martial Arts

864.576.8273 | 465 E Blackstock Road, Spartanburg, SC

Offering martial arts classes for children, teens, and adults, as well as an after-school program and summer camp

Ethos Combatives

864.381.7837 | 2306 Chesnee Highway, Suite 10, Spartanburg, SC

Offers a variety of diverse martial arts programs for children, as well as after school programs

Revolution Mixed Martial Arts and Performance Fitness

864.578.0557 | 6400 Highway 9, Inman, SC

Offers a variety of classes for kids, men, and women including karate, jiu jitsu, MMA, kickboxing, and more

Family Martial Arts

864.205.1716 | 11068 Asheville Highway, Inman, SC

Offering classes for all ages including karate, grappling, combat sparring, and a cardio based class