*Greensboro   *Oak Ridge/Kernersville   *Whitsett/Burlington
336 - 282 - 3000
Specializing in Korean Martial Arts &  Bruce Lee's Jeet Kune Do




Essential Martial Arts is one of the premier martial arts schools on the East Coast. Our specially trained staff has helped thousands of people reach their goals of improved: Focus, fitness, relaxation, weight loss and improved confidence. We have specialized programs for all ages and skill levels.      

Come see our modern facilities and meet our friendly and professional staff - who receive specialized training directly from EMA's founder Master Monty Hendrix- 7th Degree Black Belt and monthly Tae Kwon Do Times international columnist. Master Hendrix' passion for martial arts and teaching can be found in every EMA instructor...
Call today to become a part of ourgoal oriented atmosphere!

Events & Notices:
** No classes on Halloween Day.

** Dress up as your favorite character during Halloween week and come to class.  NOTE: no masks and no fake blood or weapons. 

** Come to our annual picnic!!!
Nov. 2nd from 1-4pm
Go Time Gaming Mobile Video Game Theater will be at the picnic from  1-3pm !!
Fun for friends and family ! 

 Published Articles by Master Hendrix:

Read the 2004 Feature Article:
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Read the 2011 Feature   Article
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Read the 2012 Feature Article
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May 2013 Fe
ature Article
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Master Hendrix was also recently published in the "Peace Maker" which is published by the Dispute Resolution Section of the North Carolina Bar Association.
Click Here to see the article (pg. 5)

March, 2004 TKD Times mentions Master Hendrix training and teaching on the West Coast.

November, 2005 Tae Kwon Do Times: Mentions Master Hendrix and Essential Martial Artshosting GM Bong Soo Han.

Essential Martial Arts Founder - Master Monty Hendrix - was featured on the cover of the March,2013 Issue of Tae Kwon Do Times - The world's premier magazine concerning Korean Martial Arts!  
Read the Article About Master Hendrix and EMA