The Best Martial Arts Studios in Tucson
October 04, 2018

The Best Martial Arts Studios in Tucson

Martial arts classes are a great way to get in shape while at the same reducing stress and improving confidence.

If you would like to try judo, karate, or another martial arts form, the best studios near our apartments in East Tucson include:

Eastside Karate Studio

Eastside Karate has offered unique and highly effective programs for more than four decades. Master Instructor Bill Damon, Sr. is an 8th-degree black belt who has spent over forty years perfecting and teaching martial arts. He and the other instructors are trained in specific sport knowledge and provide a laid-back atmosphere where everyone can feel comfortable working out. The karate classes welcome all ages, and they help students lead a positive and healthy lifestyle.

Inverse Jiu Jitsu

At Inverse Jiu Jitsu, the instructors take a modern approach to martial arts, movement, and meditation. The studio is locally owned and operated, and the instruction encompasses all facets of training from novice to expert. Some of the students enjoy jiu jitsu as a hobby, while others participate in local and national competitions. Classes are held five days a week, and everyone enjoys the casual atmosphere where strangers become friends.

Gracie Barra

Gracie Barra is the largest martial arts academy in Tucson. It opened 3.5 years ago and offers a training area with open, elevated mats so students can train in a safe environment. The black belt instructors have approximately fifty years of combined experience, and they offer classes that are formal, yet fun. All of the programs are designed to develop your reflexes, speed, and reaction times so you can effectively transition from one combination to another.

These are just some of the martial arts studios near Overlook at Pantano. If you are thinking about calling our community home, please contact our leasing agents. They would love to give you a tour.