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Steel City Martial Arts

Self-Defense And Fitness For The Whole Family

At Steel City Martial Arts, we're committed to offering professional martial arts training for everyone in Pittsburgh. With us, you'll receive world class instruction from 7 Jiu-Jitsu Black Belts and 8 Tai-Jitsu Black Belts, awarded their rank by Helio and Rickson Gracie Red and Black Belt Pedro Sauer. We're proud to have more resident Jiu Jitsu Black Belts than any other school in the tri-state area and as the largest and longest-running BJJ school in Pittsburgh, we have a proven history of success. Whether you're an experienced fighter or just getting started, we're here to make your goals a reality one step at a time. Join us today and take on the area's most highly respected martial arts training. We'll show you the difference from day one.

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Our Black Belt Team

SCMA is home to 6 certified Black Belts and brings decades of experience to every class. We're proud to share the Gracie family lineage with everyday men and women across Pittsburgh, dedicating ourselves to the highest quality every day.


Our Core Values

It is our theory that the best martial arts training should never be limited to only the best athletes and Black Belts. Our aim is to share what we know with everyone in our community, making the martial arts accessible.


Our Mission

Our mission is to share with each and every family around us the values and life skills that come with comprehensive Martial Arts training. From better fitness to unwavering self-confidence, we're here to empower you one step at a time.


Our Promise

We pledge to maintain a safe and supportive environment for everyone who comes through our doors. With us, you can rely on high-quality coaching without the threat of injury or intimidation.


Kids Martial Arts

Our team is proud to offer high-quality Kids Martial Arts Classes for students across Pittsburgh and beyond. We blend the best aspects of physical, social, and emotional growth - all in a fun and friendly environment!

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Brazilian Jiu Jitsu

From beginners to experts, we've got everyone covered. Our BJJ program in Pittsburgh offers a wide range of classes for all ages and skills levels. Take on a great workout and learn the best self-defense skills in no time.

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Cardio Kickboxing

Burn hundreds of calories and build lean muscle in no time with our Steel City Fit Cardio Kickboxing Classes in Pittsburgh. Perfect for all experience levels, these classes can help you see real results fast!

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So Much More Than Just Martial Arts

Our Classes Aim To Impact All Aspects Of Your Life, Giving You The Tools Face Any Challenge Head On

Confidence & Self-Esteem in Pittsburgh - Steel City Martial Arts

Confidence & Self-Esteem

There's nothing more important than being proud of ourselves and the things that we've accomplished. With our Martial Arts training, you can stay challenged week in and week out and enjoy the sense of accomplishment that comes with every new skill.

Discipline & Self-Control in Pittsburgh - Steel City Martial Arts

Discipline & Self-Control

At Steel City Martial Arts, nothing comes easy. Our classes require practice and commitment and attention to detail - all tools that will serve students in any aspect of life. With us, you'll learn to dedicate yourself to the process and reap the rewards that come with it.

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Perseverance & Determination

From your first day with us, you'll learn to fail to find the strength to try it again. No student walks in and masters every move. High-quality martial arts training requires perseverance and the ability to bounce back from any obstacle life puts in your path.

New Friends & Mentors in Pittsburgh - Steel City Martial Arts

New Friends & Mentors

It's said that we're nothing without the people that surround us, and at Steel City, we believe that to be true. We're committed to welcoming everyone from day one and supporting your journey no matter how long it takes. With us, you're never alone.

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