Midwest Karate Association

Welcome to the Midwest Karate Association. We offer karate classes and lessons to people of all ages and experiences throughout the Midwest. Whether you are a beginner, an intermediate, or an expert we have you covered.

What is Martial Arts

Derived from Latin meaning “arts of Mars”, Martial Arts refers to a variety of differing forms of combat and training dating back centuries. Included among the many different forms of fighting techniques that comprises Martial Arts is Karate, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Kung Fu, Taekwando, Ninjutsu, Jujutsu, and Krav Maga. Training in Martial Arts is a difficult but rewarding process that teaches and instills both the teachers and the students with mental toughness, discipline, and spirituality that helps them to lead a more fulfilling life.

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Martial Arts Classes

If you want to experience the benefits of learning to master martial arts, give us a call today. From beginners to advanced practitioners, from young children to adults, we offer martial arts lessons for all.

Karate Classes

Karate was developed in the Ryukyu Kingdom of Japan. With an emphasis on self development, learn to master this striking art.


This system of martial arts focuses on yielding to an opponents force, and manipulating that force against your opponent.


This Korean form of fighting emphasizes punching and especially kicking techniques, with an extra emphasize on high head kicks.