Our Instructors

 

Our instructors are all highly qualified, NJMAA tested, trained, and certified. All instructors are fully insured and personally trained by our Chief Instructor, Master John Kanabay.

Master Kanabay has been training in martial arts for over 30 years, 20+ years of those in Montgomery. He holds black belts in TaeKwonDo, Karate, and HaiDong Gumdo. He has advanced training in full contact fighting, grappling, Aikido, escrima, nunchuckas, bo staff and sword. He continues to find ways to inspire and support the local community. He holds multiple champion belts in competitive breaking and runs tournaments across the nation to advance the sport.

Miss Reed has been training in martial arts for over 20 years, starting her training under Master Kanabay at the age of 6. She has won multiple title belts as an atom weight mixed martial arts fighter and is currently training for her professional debut in the fall of 2019. She is an active military member, serving as US Army Reserve Commander in NJ.

New Jersey Martial Arts Alliance

Kickside Martial Arts instructors are certified by the New Jersey Martial Arts Alliance (NJMAA), a state-based martial arts association dedicated to providing the highest quality martial art instruction.

Announcements

SR. RED 2-WEEK REVIEW
June 3, 5:00 pm at Kickside of Montgomery
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PRIMARY TESTING AT MONTGOMERY
June 19
We will hold this event outdoors at 1225 State Rd, Princeton, on the lawn in front of Burger King. If the weather doesn't cooperate, we will move indoors.
Click here for full details.
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RANK CEREMONIES AT HILLSBOROUGH
June 24
White – Sr Blue juniors: 5:30 PM
Brown – Red juniors: 6:00 PM
Sr Red & Black juniors: 6:30 PM
All Ranks teens & adults: 6:30 PM 
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SPRING/SUMMER 2021 CLASS SCHEDULES
Click here to preview the IN-PERSON spring/summer schedule for Montgomery.
Outdoors classes take place on the lawn in front of Burger King if temperatures are between 55 and 75 degrees, unless there is inclement weather or unsafe/muddy/wet grass conditions exist. This is at the discretion of the staff and we will do our best to notify members if we are NOT running classes outdoors on nice days.

Click here to preview the IN-PERSON spring/summer schedule for Hillsborough.

Click here to preview the VIRTUAL schedule.

Click here for M/W webinar registration link.
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