Best Bay Area Martial Arts Schools
These Martial Arts Classes were voted the Bay Area’s 2017 Best of the Best by Bay Area Parent readers. Read the full list of winners here.
Gold: Master Schreiber’s ATA Martial Arts. It aims to teach martial arts as well as confidence, focus and self-control. 1124 Arnold Drive, Martinez. 925-957-9383. www.bay-ata.com
Silver: Tri-Valley Karate. 1040 Serpentine Lane, # 203, Pleasanton. 925-272-8348. www.trivalleykarate.com.
Bronze: Dae Han Martial Arts Center. 6635 Alhambra Ave., #107, Martinez. 925-687-5425. www.dhmaa.com.
Gold: Twin Dragon Kung Fu Academy. Instructors stress the importance of discipline, respect and hard work as they share this ancient skill with children ages 3 and up through adult. 151 Old Country Road, Suite D, San Carlos. 650-591-1127. twindragonacademy.com.
Silver: Core Tae Kwon Do. 86 E. Third Ave., San Mateo. 650-918-7853. www.coretkd.com.
Bronze: Kuk Sool Won Of Menlo Park. 700 Alma St., Menlo Park. 650-787-2226. www.menloparkmartialarts.com.
Gold: Buhisan USA Martial Arts. Buhisan strives to help students realize their potential and grow into individuals who are confident, capable, compassionate and committed to continual improvement in all aspects of life. 4692 Meridian Ave., San Jose. 408-448-1995. usa-ma.com.
Silver: Victory Martial Arts. Multiple locations. victoryma.com.
Bronze: Ernie Reyes West Coast World Martial Arts. Multiple locations. 408-984-1988. www.erniereyes.com.
Gold: One Martial Arts. This program focuses on character development and life skills education. 850 Taraval St., San Francisco. 415-731-9988. www.onemartialarts.com.
Silver: Twin Dragon Martial Arts. 151 Old County Road, #D, San Carlos. 650-591-1127. www.twindragonacademy.com.
Bronze: Zanshin Dojo. 640 Stanyan St., San Francisco. 415-221-5425. www.sfgoju.com.