Martial Arts in NYC
Kokushi Budo Institute is a welcoming community of martial art enthusiasts in NYC. Our members come from diverse backgrounds, but are united to develop healthy minds and bodies, and have fun along the way!
With world class instruction by the Higashi family, the Kokushi Budo Institute offers you authentic, traditional martial arts instruction in NYC with modern day practical applications. We provide martial arts as a tool for enhancing your quality of life by improving physical fitness, developing a healthy mind and acquiring a time-tested skill set. Our martial arts academy in NYC specializes in jiu jitsu, judo, karate, and aikido.
Students come from all walks of life: school teachers, lawyers, babysitters, food critics, doctors, musicians, and many more. Many achieve black belts in their respective arts, and we have produced both Olympians and National champions in Judo.