CONFIDENCE MARTIAL ARTS - Self Defense and Fitness in Wilmington, NC


Get in Shape, Lose Weight, Defend Yourself


Discipline, Confidence, Fitness and Self-Defense


Your Child will LEARN to Listen, Pay Attention and Follow Directions


Practical, Instinctual Self-Defense

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First Lesson - Free Private Lesson

Limited Offer - For first 25 signups only

Join Regular Program & Also Receive FREE Uniform (Value $40)

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Preschool Martial Arts

Confidence Martial Arts teaches Confidence through helping students make small victories and as a result, reach goals!

Karate for Kids

When learning is fun, it makes it easier to master the life-changing skills like confidence, discipline, fitness and self-defense.  Our Karate for Kids program is a real martial arts program taught in a fun, safe, structured environment

Teen/Adult Martial Arts

Our Martial Arts Program develops fitness habits and teaches pragmatic self-defense skills to get fit and get home safe. You’ll learn many different arts, so it’s not the same old, boring workout time after time.


Krav Maga teaches pragmatic, real-world self-defense tactics, designed to quickly master the situation, and get home safely.

Phillip Scott

Congratulations Master Leitzke on receiving your Chief Mastership! It is an honor to know you Sir. Thank you for the life changing training you bring to our children

Katie Oslin

My son loves it here! They provide a safe, controlled environment for children to learn martial arts along with life skills like integrity, perseverance, and courtesy. My child is a better-rounded person for being an avid participant at this school!

Jameka Purdie

I have seen such a change in my child--both confidence and discipline. Her instructor is amazing with children and the entire staff is really supportive and genuinely interested in the development of the students.

Christine Kennedy

Thankful for all their work with my kiddos on and off the mat! Building confidence and making a supportive, safe environment! Definitely recommend to all!!!!

Dan Nece

An amazing place where our son has been able to grow as a martial artist, leader and a young man. I highly recommend Confidence Martial Arts!!!

Upcoming Events

Sparring and Reaction Training

Sparring and Reaction Training

Sparring and Reaction Training Event! Date: November 17th, 2017 Time: 6 PM to 8 PM Attire: TKD uniform or Summer wear (Black pants and Karate T-Shirt) We had so much fun at our first Sparring and Dodgeball Night that we are going to do it again!...

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Get Ready for Riverfest 2017!

Get Ready for Riverfest 2017!

Riverfest is now fast approaching and we are getting geared up to make this year’s event a remarkable success! It will be hosted in the beautiful historic downtown Wilmington on October 7th and 8th. During this weekend, we will have no regularly...

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Class Cancellation Wednesday Jan 3rd 2018

Dear Parents and Students: Due to inclement weather, we will be canceling classes for Wednesday, Jan. 3rd, 2018. We follow the New Hanover County School System closings. Please stay tuned for more updates, as the weather progresses. Confidence Martial Arts Instruction...

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