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

FALL CLASS SCHEDULES - Full Uniforms Required
Effective Tuesday, September 7th (9/13 for Virtual)
Click here to view the IN-PERSON FALL 2021 schedule for Montgomery.

Click here to view the IN-PERSON FALL 2021 schedule for Hillsborough.

Click here to preview the VIRTUAL SUMMER 2021 schedule.
Click here to preview the VIRTUAL FALL 2021 schedule (Effective Date 9/13)

Click here for M/W webinar registration link.
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BOARD BREAKING WEEK
September 27 – October 2
Order boards on the KickShop for delivery 9/27 at your location.
Kickshop Montgomery
Kickshop Hillsborough
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TESTING PREPARATORY SEMINARS
October 9
Limited enrollment, belt-specific reviews for testing curriculum.
Times and details to come. Sign up will be available on the KickShops.
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SPARRING GEAR ORDERS
Due September 16th
Senior Yellow Belts and Black Belt Candidates (Sr. Red) who need to order new gear, should do so by September 16th. Ordering available on the KickShop.
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ONE MONTH REVIEW
September 16th, 7:00 pm at Kickside of Hillsborough
All Sr. Red Belts should attend.
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PRIMARY TESTING
October 16 at Kickside of Montgomery
Times and full details to come
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