Martial Arts - Best of 2016

Published Aug 23, 2016

There's more to Martial Arts than learning how to kick. It's about growth and respect. Who's the best?

Winner
2016 Winner

1. The Cleveland Shaolin Kung Fu Academy

Voters Love

"Teacher Robert is incredibly patient and fosters a collaborative and friendly environment in the adult class. The..." via Vanessa R.

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4189 Pearl Road Cleveland OH 44109
  • The Cleveland Shaolin Kung Fu Academy, Fitness, Martial Arts, 4189 Pearl Road Old Brooklyn Cleveland OH 44109
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    4189 Pearl Road, World Map Cleveland, OH
  • Capoeira Brasil Cleveland, Fitness, Martial Arts, 20437 Hannan Parkway World Map Bedford OH 44146
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    20437 Hannan Parkway, World Map Bedford, OH
  • Oriental Sport Center Cleveland Tae Kwon Do Academy, Health & Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, Indoor Cycling Class, 3262 Fulton Road Clark-Fulton Cleveland OH 44109
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    3262 Fulton Road, Clark-Fulton Cleveland, OH
  • S.M. Smith Martial Arts, Health and Fitness, Trainers, Martial Arts, Kickboxing Instructor, Gym, Personal Trainers, 34295 Center Ridge Rd, North Ridgeville, OH 44039
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    34295 Center Ridge Rd, North Ridgeville, OH
  • Nominee for: Martial Arts
    4646 Lake Road, World Map Sheffield Lake, OH
  • Chu To Bu/Brasa Judo Jiu Jitsu & MMA, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, Sporting Goods, Gym, Personal Trainers, 1384 Lear Industrial Pky World Map Avon OH 44011
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    1384 Lear Industrial Pky, World Map Avon, OH
  • Strongstyle Mixed Martial Arts, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 6900 Granger Rd Independence OH 44131
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    6900 Granger Rd, Independence, OH
  • ATA Martial Arts & Karate for Kids, Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 1900 Mentor Ave Painesville OH 44077
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    Multiple locations
  • Location
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    15721 Madison Avenue, Lakewood, OH
  • Jeff Ellis' International Karate Center, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 13500 Pearl Rd Strongsville OH 44136
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    13500 Pearl Rd, Strongsville, OH
  • World Champion TKD Academy, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, 13311 Pearl Rd Strongsville OH 44136
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    13311 Pearl Rd, Strongsville, OH
  • Shaolin Kung Fu Institute, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 12594 Rockside Road Garfield Heights OH 44125 26183 Chardon Road Richmond Heights OH 44143
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    Multiple locations
  • Hillcrest Academy of Martial Arts, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 4431 Mayfield Rd South Euclid OH 44121
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    4431 Mayfield Rd, South Euclid, OH
  • J.K. Kang's Tae Kwon Do, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 13311 Pearl Rd Strongsville OH 44136
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    13311 Pearl Rd, Strongsville, OH
  • Kim's Martial Arts, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 1180 Jaycox Rd Avon OH 44011
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    1180 Jaycox Rd, Avon, OH
  • ATA Martial Arts North Royalton Ohio, Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 10139 Royalton Rd North Royalton OH 44133
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    10139 Royalton Rd, North Royalton, OH
  • Location
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    7272 Jackson St, Mentor, OH
  • Fight Fit Krav Maga, Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 17830 Englewood Dr Middleburg Heights OH 44130
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    17830 Englewood Dr, Middleburg Heights, OH
  • Nominee for: Martial Arts
    1180 Jaycox Road, World Map Avon, OH
  • Cleveland Karate Institute, Health & Fitness Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, 11500 Lorain Ave Cleveland OH 44111
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    11500 Lorain Ave, West Boulevard Cleveland, OH
  • Powers Martial Arts Academy & Chris' Karate, Health and Fitness, Martial Arts, Personal Trainers, Gym, 33425 Lorain Rd North Ridgeville OH 44039
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    Multiple locations
  • Chris' Karate, Health and Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, 830 Taylor St Elyria OH 44035
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    830 Taylor St, Elyria, OH
  • Tracy's Karate North Olmsted, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Martial Arts, 4715 Great Northern Blvd North Olmsted OH 44070
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    4715 Great Northern Blvd, North Olmsted, OH
  • Cleveland Kendo Association, Health and Fitness, Health & Fitness, Martial Arts, 4440 Mayfield Road Cleveland OH 44121
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    4440 Mayfield Road, Cleveland, OH
  • Avon Lake ATA, Health & Fitness, Fitness, Martial Arts, 377 Lear Rd Avon Lake OH 44012
    Nominee for: Martial Arts
    377 Lear Rd, Avon Lake, OH
Contest Overview
  • 59,799
    Total Votes
  • 32,892
    Voters
  • 145
    Winners

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