About Our Jacksonville Martial Arts School

We believe that martial arts is more than a class - it's a way of life. It's about digging deep inside yourself to find the courage, drive and commitment to succeed. In anything. It's about connecting with your inner-strength, and unleashing it into your life so you can live with more vibrancy and drive. And it's about having the ability to protect yourself and your loved ones in any situation.

Our staff of Jacksonville martial arts instructors is committed to helping you succeed. Whether you're a natural, and martial arts comes easy to you… or you need to take it a bit slow… we'll be with you every step of the way. We believe that with courage, commitment and dedication - anyone can succeed.

Our facility is safe, clean & non-intimidating to provide you with a success-driven atmosphere. Our students range from vets who have been practicing martial arts for years and years… to beginners throwing their very first punch. Because we have such a wide variety of experience levels in each of our Jacksonville classes - you're sure to find the perfect training partners in your classes.

Together, you'll practice moves, spar, do exercises & drills, and encourage one another to do your best. It's this atmosphere of teamwork & excellence that truly brings out the best in each of our students. We can't wait for you to become a part of it.

Meet Master Clark
Owner at Karate America - Mandarin in Jacksonville, AL
8th Degree Black Belt

About Our Jacksonville Head Martial Arts Instructor

William Clark, head martial arts instructor of Karate America, is an 8th degree black belt. His expertise and charisma has attracted an expert staff which allows Karate America to provide Karate, Martial Arts, Self-Defense and Tae Kwon Do classes to Jacksonville and many other areas in Florida.

His commitment to building not just a great school… but an amazing one… has lead to Karate America being ranked the #1 martial arts school not just in Jacksonville - but in the entire U.S. for over 35 years!

Master Clark is a kind, driven and passionate man. His belief that martial arts is a powerful tool for self-transformation has lead him to want to spread it to as many people as possible. As a result, there are over 30 Karate America martial arts schools all over Florida. Each one is bringing the gift of martial arts to men, women and children of all walks of life.

”Hard training requires a lot of physical stamina, but it also builds mental and spiritual strength too. “

”We do not rise to the level of our expectations. We fall to the level of our training.“

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How to Get Started

Come join our Jacksonville, AL facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Kickboxing, Krav Maga, and Summer Camp . Choose a program that most interests you and take the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (904) 268-4424 if you have any further questions. We hope to speak with you soon!