Children in a martial arts uniform at YMCA of Greater Charlotte martial arts class

Martial Arts Classes

Discipline, respect and confidence.Discipline, respect and confidence.

Martial Arts Classes


Martial arts is a term for various combat practices that exist in many cultures around the world. These traditions teach a combination of self-defense, competition, mental discipline and personal development.

Martial arts classes at the Y consist of warm-up stretches, kicking, forms, cool-down stretches and meditation.