Martial Arts in Springfield, MO for over 25 years! We offer flexible, full-time schedules for children and adults with expert instructors. Lessons in self defense are tailored to the individual to create maximum benefit and to help you achieve your (or your family’s!) goals. We teach a unique, updated American martial arts system (Kenpo Karate) that meets the right balance between striking, grappling, and weapons training.
Confidence, discipline, and respect are a top priority.
Contact us today to begin an empowering journey in self-development through self-defense!
Chief Instructor Phil Retana is a certified 7th Degree Black Belt in Mitchell System Kenpo Karate. He is a direct student of Grandmaster Jim Mitchell, protégé of Grandmaster Ed Parker. Student since 1992, instructor since 1995.