Welcome to

Neutral Ground Academy


Memorial Day Notice: 11am no-gi open mat, Eastside location. All other Milwaukee classes cancelled Monday.

The Benefits of

Martial Arts in Milwaukee

Open since 2005, Neutral Ground Academy believes in a “safety first” approach to the martial arts, in a laid-back and playful environment that nurtures learning and camaraderie. We look after each other, building up the newbie from their first day onward. With our eclectic mix of instructors and training partners, we’re proud to share our mats with all walks of life, and our diversity contributes greatly to our individual and group mastery of the arts.

We look forward to guiding your journey of study along the martial way.

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Jiu Jitsu

Our kid’s program is a grappling based self-defense system. Safety, fun, character building, and technical development is our focus, in that order.

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Jiu Jitsu

Neutral Ground’s Brazilian Jiujitsu is a technically aggressive style, utilizing technique over strength, explosion, flexibility or stature.

Why It's Important

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BJJ is one of the most effective forms of self-defense training, providing power to smaller individuals and creating a unique way to protect yourself without harming your opponent. Come see what all the hype is about!

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Boosts Self Confidence

Between the distractions of social media and the demands of school and work, modern life can take a toll on one’s self confidence. By taking care of your health – both physical and mental – you’ll feel great about yourself!

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No other sport has a community like that of martial arts. Between our all-star staff, welcoming environment, beautiful training space, and dedicated students, you’ll sense the community of Neutral Ground Academy the moment you walk through our doors.


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We are ready to start the journey with you. Come check us out!

Neutral Ground Academy of Milwaukee will positively change you, your child, or both! Are you ready to take the next step towards a healthier, confident, dedicated life?

Neutral Ground Eastside

932 E. Pleasant St., Milwaukee WI 53202

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Neutral Ground Bayview

1200 E. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee WI 53207

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