World Class Martial Arts

If you are looking for martial arts classes in Richmond, Virginia World Class Martial Arts is the place for you. We offer a variety of classes for all ages and skill levels, including Muay Thai Kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Kids Martial Arts, Self-Defense Classes and more! World Class Martial Arts has served the Ashland and the greater Richmond area for more than 20 years and has a passion for what we do. Stop by for a visit and take a Free Trial in any class, at any time!
  • Sid L
    I started training at World Class nearly three years ago and can honestly say that the people and classes have changed my life. Not only are you learning a valuable skill, but you are getting in shape and having fun at the same time.
    Sid L
  • Kimberly W
    World Class Martial Arts is the ONLY place to experience martial arts in the Richmond area. They offer classes for everyone, from little ones to adults. The classes are energetic and fun while truly effective. The people who work there truly care about your success.
    Kimberly W
  • Tommy A
    I have been taking my kids here for the past 3 months and they both love it so much that they have requested to go every day! I would recommend them to any one looking to have fun, loose weight, get in shape, or just have fun.
    Tommy A
  • Mary M
    I can't speak highly enough of World Class Martial Arts and their knowledgeable and caring instructors! In just months we are all reaping the benefits physically and mentally and we look forward to their instruction for years to come!!
    Mary M
  • During my college years I was a little bit into boxing… But a lot of time has passed since then, so I was not practicing any martial art, until recently… The kickboxing classes held here have captured my interest after a friend of mine told me about it. Now I attend those on an almost…
    James Basphalt
  • Sally M
    Really professional and friendly! The kids instructor does a really really great job with them. I highly recommend!
    Sally M


Gracie Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu has been proven to be the best self defense system on the planet. The techniques are based on the effective use of leverage and timing over brute strength. At World Class Martial Arts you will find a fun, positive, and safe environment to learn the art of Gracie Jiu Jitsu.