Practicing martial arts encourages self-discipline, increases self-esteem, instills respect, improves listening skills, boosts socialization skills and develops the concept of teamwork. Asphalt Green offers martial arts programs for children and adults. Our classes use methods and techniques from various martial arts styles, including karate, boxing, taekwondo, jiu-jitsu and Muay Thai.
Our dedicated martial arts studio is equipped with the most contemporary training equipment (pads, bags and mats) in the martial arts industry.
We welcome and encourage kids on the autism spectrum to participate in our martial arts classes. Practicing martial arts improves motor skills, coordination, communication, and self-esteem.
To learn more about our MMA and Self-Defense, and Women's Self-Defense offerings for adults, visit our adult martial arts page here.
Martial Arts Classes
Asphalt Green’s youth martial arts classes are structured into three levels of training.
Martial Arts Memberships
Our 10-month martial arts membership introduces young athletes to various styles including karate, MMA, jui-jitsu, and muay thai.
Private Martial Arts Lessons
Private lessons are great for children who want to enhance their martial arts skills at their own pace. Private martial arts lessons are...
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12 Pillars of a Champion
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Martial Arts Coaches
Willie J. Boston II Willie joined the Asphalt Green coaching staff in 2010. He has a black belt and experience coaching tricking,...
Asphalt Green Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team
Asphalt Green Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Team 2018- 2019 Tryouts Tryouts for the 2018-2019 team have been postponed. Please check back for...
Winter 2019-2020 Registration Dates
Registration for winter programs are around the corner! Don’t miss your opportunity to sign up for classes for kids and adults.Learn More
Asphalt Screams 2019 Draws Record-Breaking Crowd
Asphalt Green welcomed a record-breaking 3,557 costume-clad New Yorkers to our Upper East Side campus for Asphalt Screams.Learn More
REP Game of the Month: Fruit Salad
Keep kids moving, and let them show off their silly sides with our Recess Enhancement Program's (REP) game of the month, Fruit Salad.Learn More