Brooklyn's Best Martial Arts SCHOOL

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Preschool Martial Arts
in Brooklyn

The perfect blend of building gross motor skills and having TONS of fun! Our preschool martial arts program in Brooklyn gives your little one the tools they need to prepare for school and life.


Kids Martial Arts
in Brooklyn

Our kids martial arts program in Brooklyn gives your child the tools they need to protect themselves with self defense, but it also equips them with incredible life skills like focus, discipline, respect, and more! Watch them improve in school, too!


Teen Martial Arts
in Brooklyn

The ultimate tech alternative that gets teens active and engaged- and helps them feel confident, too. Help your teen make friends and get off their screens with our teen martial arts classes in Brooklyn!


Adult Martial Arts
in Brooklyn

Great friends, great fun- crush your fitness goals with our adult martial arts classes in Brooklyn. Learn self defense skills and martial arts together while having a ton of fun. No more boring workouts!


Teen Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
in Brooklyn

Our Teen Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu classes in Brooklyn will help boost your teen's grades and their self-esteem! Your child will gain mentorship and life-saving skills from our Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu instructors, all while learning self defense skills that will stay with them for life.


Adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
in Brooklyn

Adult Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu in Brooklyn will transform your physique while crushing your fitness goals, all while you learn useful and practical self-defense skills.


Birthday Parties
in Brooklyn

Stop trying to reinvent the wheel, Birthday parties should be fun, not a ton of work! Enjoy watching your kids have fun!


Summer Camp
in Brooklyn

This summer, give your child an experience they won't forget.
Martial arts changes lives.


After School Program
in Brooklyn

Imagine every day afterschool, while you work, your child is safe... and learning amazing skills for life.

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Since we’ve opened, we’ve been dedicated to changing the lives of people one person at a time, through martial arts, education and coaching. We strive to provide a safe, comfortable and welcoming atmosphere for all students and family members in Brooklyn. We take pride in creating an environment for individuals to achieve, develop and succeed in their personal goals.

We strongly believe that martial arts can be for everyone, regardless of age, gender or experience levels. Throughout all of our programs, students will not only learn the necessary skill sets to protect themselves, we stand behind our realistic and practical approach, confident it will enable every member to achieve greatness and live their best life.

Martial Arts School | Johnny Karate NYC Brooklyn

"I love my kickboxing class for moms and daddy is addicted to the Jiu-Jitsu classes."

"Sensei John is an amazing instructor."

"Every instructor is amazing with kids."

"The staff are incredibly accommodating to kids of all ages and skills levels, and provide a wonderful environment."

"His unique style is not just a physical but a mental workout that promotes discipline and increased self esteem!"

Frequently Asked Questions

Most frequent questions and answers about our Martial Arts Programs

We find that our students become more confident to stand up to bullies and have more humility and kindness to others through their martial arts lessons.

We encourage parents to watch their children in their kids martial arts lessons. We love parents getting involved! And so do their kids.  Even better… join into some of our martial arts classes for adults. Your kids will love that you have something in common. It will build a strong family bond!

Additionally, if you wanted some ‘me-time’?  Simply drop them off, and go grab a coffee.  They will greet you with a huge smile when you return, because they had SO much fun!

No, not at all! We find that people start at varying fitness levels. But, you will find that you do get fit by doing our Brooklyn martial arts classes. Isn’t that the point though? A fun workout that gets results!

Truthfully, the journey to black belt is an individual one. Everyone can progress at a different pace. There is no judgement on students for how long it does take. What we can tell you, is that it is SO WORTHWHILE! 

The self defense skills you will master can truly be life-saving!
However, the other benefits of striving for black belt, like perseverance, never giving up, commitment and self discipline lead to life-long success.

You will find that your instructors at Johnny Karate NYC Brooklyn are dedicated to helping you on your journey to black belt or whatever your personal goal may be.

We do only have a certain amount of space in our martial arts training area.  Take advantage of our limited time offer… The fastest way is to fill in the form. 

Additionally, you can always call us, we would love to chat with you about what we do, and if our Brooklyn martial arts classes would be a great fit for you and your family!

Make sure you wear comfortable clothes you can do sport in! 

Be sure to bring a water bottle to your martial arts classes. You will find Johnny Karate NYC in Brooklyn has martial arts classes for kids and adults that are a great workout and lots of fun! Most students are grinning from ear to ear by the end of the class. I am sure you will be too!

Not at all. In fact, many students starting in our adult martial arts classes would describe themselves like that before they started. So you will fit right in!

Give yourself some time, and you will be astounded at how much you improve!  You’ll find that our very experienced martial arts instructors, are trained to keep their teaching simple. So even the most uncoordinated person will develop ‘ninja-like’ skills! Come see for yourself!

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We’re located at 534 Court Street, stop by and say hello!