Masters Studios of Self Defense offers martial arts training in the venerable arts of shaolin kempo, kungfu, ju-jitsu, and tai chi. We have been serving the Charleston, SC community since 1984 and offer five schools to serve you.
Our highly skilled, qualified, and experienced instructors will help you achieve your goals in self-esteem improvement, physical fitness, self-control, and overall self-improvement. We teach self-defense techniques against punches, kicks, knives, clubs, chokes, holds, and grabs. We also teach weapons use, including Chinese broadsword, tai chi sword, long staff, spear, and other weapons. We offer programs for the beginning student to the more advanced. We have separate classes for beginners and advanced students, allowing each individual to progress at his or her own pace. Our professional, qualified instructors will help you achieve your goals whether they are to get in shape, train, or to become a martial arts master. They'll show you how to have fun while doing it.
The fundamentals of Shaolin Kempo Karate also teaches a very valuable skill - restraint when provoked and defense when attacked. The confidence gained through this art will allow you to walk away from a confrontation without loss of self-respect and will give you the ability to handle a physical assault with skill and control.