Industrial Martial Arts: we put the kung-fu in your machine.
Interested in joining the world's largest centralized martial arts organization and learning Taekwondo or Mixed Martial Arts?
Industrial Martial Arts (Formally Charleston and Mattoon ATA) is the largest independently owned ATA and Mixed martial art school in the area with 2 convenient locations. Industrial Martial Art’s instructors are world class; awards, championships as well as long respected members of the local community. When choosing Industrial Martial Arts you can feel confident that you and your family will receive the best training possible.
We offer many programs from youth to adult. Taekwondo will definitely improve your fitness and capacity for self-defense, but our Taekwondo is not just another physical hobby. Songaham Taekwondo is a “martial art that will train you mentally as well as physically.” Songaham Taekwondo promotes the development of discipline, self-control, respect, courtesy, perseverance, loyalty, and respect.
By learning Songahm Taekwondo, you are not only improving your fitness and learning to defend yourself; you are embarking on a path to improve many important aspects of your life.
Mixed Martial Arts is the fastest growing sport in the world. MMA is multifaceted where many techniques are used; wrestling, grappling, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, boxing, kickboxing, and even recently taekwondo. MMA allows participants to use combat methodologies better suited for conditions, opponent and their own physical abilities. The physical fitness aspect of the sport is unsurpassed. MMA has even been adapted for our military in the combatives training.
Fighting techniques is one of the best forms of physical fitness. Punching and kicking is a natural human ability, whereby even a toddler will instinctively know how to make a fist and strike. Of course, we are not condoning fighting, but reciting a scientific phenomenon.
Industrial Martial Arts has the best multifaceted fitness program encompassing martial arts. You will not get a better workout anywhere in the area.