Kids Karate Lessons

Kids Karate Lessons Near Me


Your child will enjoy and get a kick out of the Dayton Mighty Mites Karate Classes for kids at Tama Family Martial Arts Center. Grandmaster Manuel Taningco had created this “Mighty Mites” kids classes since 1976. The longest running children martial arts in Miami Valley designed for children four years of age to 6. Here at Tama, Grandmaster Taningco created the most effective kids martial arts program in the Dayton area. Now, going on at its 40th year, the second generation is coming to join us.

Designed with young children in mind by Grandmaster Taningco, our Mighty Mite classes are the perfect introduction to the martial arts. We teach at a pace that’s just right for little ones, and we go out of our way to make sure that each and every Mighty Mites class is jam-packed with fun activities and plenty of positive reinforcement that makes kids feel great! Grandmaster Taningco teaches the Mighty Mites hands on along with his world class instructors. Our instructors are true professionals with decades of experience teaching young children the martial arts.


At Tama Family Martial Arts Center, will get your child moving with fun martial arts exercises that kids love—from chopping, blocking and kicking, your child will be jumping for joy! And as your child is enjoying a lifetime of fun with each class, the benefits of the martial arts will begin to take hold. Just take a look:

  • Your child will develop strong concentration skills that will help in school.
  • Your child will develop a better listening skills.
  • Your child’s behavior will improve as we’ll help release pent-up energy.
  • Your child’s self-respect and self-confidence will skyrocket.
  • Your child will learn how to handle tough situations and stranger danger.
  • We’ll teach your child the basics of martial arts in a fun and comfortable setting.


We’ve put together a fantastic introductory offer to help you get your child started this month! To find out more about this limited-time special, just complete the brief, no-obligation contact form on this page. When you do, we’ll send you all the information you need to jump on this incredible opportunity to introduce your child to the martial arts with Tama’s Award Winning Children’s Karate program.

Enrolling your child into the Mighty Mite classes at Tama Family Martial Arts Center is a great move—from giving your child a fun, healthy activity, to helping your child learn important self-defense skills that no child should be without. There are plenty of great reasons to get started right away—and with our bonafide Mighty Mite classes starting this month, you can!

Founder, Head Instructor
Manuel Taningco
“TAMA … building knowledge in the mind, honesty in the heart, and strength in the body through martial arts training, since 1976.”


Give your child a gift of confidence. Give your child the action-packed Superkidz Martial Arts classes at Tama Martial Arts Center – the Award Winning Children’s Martial Arts Program. You are bound to see and witness an amazing transformation of your child! From a new found passion for physical fitness, steadfast discipline and unwavering self-confidence, our SuperKidz Martial Arts programs have so much to offer. Superkidz Martial Arts classes are for 7 to 12 years of age.

Our world class Grandmaster Manuel Taningco and his black belts instructors are true pros and mentors with children, and Tama Black Belt instructors go to such great lengths to make sure our students get the most out of every class and also personally taught by Grandmaster Taningco. And because we reward the children with so much positive reinforcement, your child will feel like a champion beginning with the very first private class with Grandmaster Taningco into the first group class.


Give Your Child The Gift Of Confidence. It will last a lifetime.

If you’ve read it this far, it’s clear you want the best for your child. Of course, any child will benefit from a Kids Martial Arts program, but when you choose Tama Martial Arts Center, you’ll agree that we go above and beyond, giving your child the leadership skills and character-shaping exercises that kids need to succeed in life. We have been here in the Dayton area for the last 39 years and has helped three other martial arts studios own their own through Tama Martial Arts Center.

With new Kids Martial Arts classes starting this month such as Karate, Jiujitsu, Muay Thai, and Kungfu, there’s no reason to wait to get started. And for a limited time, we’re offering a very special introductory price on our Kids Martial Arts classes. To learn more, just complete the short form on this page. We’ll give you all the information you need to get your child started in the fun and rewarding Kids Martial Arts classes at Tama Martial Arts Center – Award Winning SuperKidz Martial Arts Program in the Miami Valley area for the last 44 years. The Best instructions hands down! Grandmaster Taningco and his staff work very closely & positively with the students.

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Give yourself or your child a “GIFT OF CONFIDENCE”. Help your child build lifelong skills and learn practical self-defense. Having confidence is one many of the solutions for anti-bullying.

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