The Wu Shu Studio - (805) 965-5316

Santa Barbara’s Professional Martial Arts Center.

Since 1979, The Wu Shu Studio is the oldest martial arts facility in Santa Barbara.


With six Santa Barbara Independent readers’ poll “Best of Santa Barbara” awards, The Wu Shu Studio is a full-time, professional, certified martial arts techniques facility offering private and group instruction in:

  • Chinese Kenpo Karate and Kung Fu
  • Women and children's self-defense
  • Traditional weaponry
  • Contact sparring
  • Successful tournament skills
  • Special courses for the physically challenged
  • Meditation and philosophy
  • Tai Chi & Qigong

At The Wu Shu Studio, we are dedicated to fostering open-mindedness, respect, and humility. We believe both instructors and students exhibit attitudes without ego in the classroom and outside of it. We believe in the fellowship of all martial arts for the developing of the mind, body, and spirit through practice and training.

Interested in taking classes or visiting the studio to learn more about our program?

Call us at (805) 965-5316 or visit our contact page to send us an email.