OBX Martial Arts

At OBX Martial Arts, we take pride in the dedicated, and decorated instructors that were hand-selected to help you accomplish your goals. The depth of knowledge of our instructors and the quality of their character is a great advantage to anyone learning the art of Brazilian Jiu-jitsu and self-defense. Whether you are training as a hobby, for competition, or are looking for a new fitness routine, OBX Martial Arts has something for you.

Come in and try any or all of our world-class programs for one week FREE. We proudly offer world-renowned instruction in the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu (Gi) and submission grappling (No-Gi). OBX Martial arts offers Jiu-Jitsu classes for kids, teens, women, and men, as well as self-defense classes, an early childhood martial arts program, and private lessons.

Our Owners

Head Instructor Coach Rick Bateman
Rank Black Belt
Logic Represent Under kristian Woodmansee
24x IBJJF Medalist
47x Naga Medalist
21x Newbreed Champion
18x Fuji Champion
2021-2022 Top 10 Master 1 Light Brown Belt
Manager and Owner
Memberships & All Around Everything

Our Martial Arts Instructors Promise To

At OBX Martial Arts on The Outer Banks

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Be Dedicated
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Be leaders of love, not fear
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Treat each child with respect
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Empower our members
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Help members reach their goals

Open and Taking New Members!