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

COLLAR TESTING
March 31st at 9:00 am
at Kickside of Montgomery
This instructor collar testing is for ALL collar levels. Please speak to your chief instructor for permission and/or pre-requisite requirements to attend.

LEADERSHIP SEMINAR
April 3rd, 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
at Kickside of Hillsborough
(for red belts and above.)
Sign up here.

SPRING 2021 CLASS SCHEDULES
Class sizes limited to 25 people for indoors / 50 outdoors (200 as of 4/2)
Click here to preview the IN-PERSON spring schedule for Montgomery.
In-Person classes in Montgomery will take place outdoors on the lawn in front of Burger King if temperatures are above 55 degrees, unless there is inclement weather or unsafe/muddy/wet grass conditions exist.

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

Click here to preview the VIRTUAL winter schedule.

Click here for M/W webinar registration link.
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