Since 1980, Virginia Martial Arts Center has been providing instruction in martial arts of Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Tai Chi, Kobudo, Iaido, Kendo and KickBoxing in the Chesapeake, Portsmouth and Suffolk, VA area.
Headed by Darren Myers, certified 8th degree black belt, and a staff of expert instructors and managers, Virginia Martial Arts Center offers a number of programs for physical fitness and instruction in the Asian arts of self-defense.
We hope you enjoy our website and will stop by and visit us if you are in the area. This site is designed to give you information about our facility, our style of martial arts, our staff and provide you with information on how to contact us as well.
Motobu-Ha Shito-Ryu Karate-Do is one of the four major Japanese Karate systems. It focuses on strong basic fundamentals, kata (forms), kumite (sparring) and self defense applications
Our PowerKids program is for pre-schoolers age four to six years old. The classes are designed to help the students develop motor skills, focus for concentration, discipline and confidence using the techniques of traditional Karate.
After School Karate
Transported After School Karate offers a constructive alternative to traditional after school care with an exciting Martial Arts class each day.
Jui Jitsu is the ancient way of self-defense known as “the gentle art.” The philosophy of Jiu Jitsu is one of humane control of an opponent through the use of constraining techniques.
Our Karate Themed Birthday Parties are EXCITING, EDUCATIONAL, INTERRACTIVE and most importantly SAFE and FUN for all kids.
This high-energy Karate Fitness Camp will keep your child active all summer and prepare them for a successful upcoming school year.