Tang Soo Do – a traditional martial art dedicated to the practice of karate, practical self-defense, community, and the magnificence of energy and aesthetics

Sharpen the Mind – Fortify the Body – Build Safety
Strengthen the Will – Achieve Greater Awareness

Offering classes and workshops for men, women, and young adults.

Serving the community since 2015!

Aspects of our Teachings

Martial Energy

Traditional Karate

Dynamic karate energy – refined and taught to a new level of understanding and effectiveness  Explore…

Street Smart


Strategy, psychology and practical techniques to enhance your safety and move fear to caution  Explore…

Enhanced Defense


Furthering the discipline by capturing the energy of movement and traditional armaments  Explore…

Classes & Workshops

Oakstrong Martial Arts has offerings for each of the different aspects of Tang Soo Do karate taught using positive, modern methods. Enjoy exceptional instruction and the energy of a karate class in a safe, non-aggressive environment. Not brawling, not a children’s activity – martial arts and self-defense training at its finest.

Sharpen the mind   –   Fortify the body  –  Build safety
Strengthen the will   –   Achieve greater awareness

Our self-defense workshops focus on enabling you to be street-smarter, safer, and better able to defend yourself. Learn vital psychology and strategies – not just karate techniques. Our workshops are open to individuals or customized to the specific needs of your team and the situations they face. For women, teens, community workers or any small group.


Neville Loberg

Honing his craft in the martial arts since 1982, Neville Loberg has dedicated his training and teaching to uphold traditional methods while instilling a sense of enjoyment and personal accomplishment –  bringing the best possible for each student unto their own ability.

Contact Information

Call or email to discuss the range of public classes, school classes,
and private self-defense workshops available in the Santa Cruz region.
We look forward to hearing from you.

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