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

BLACK BELT REVIEWS
January 20, 6:15 pm at Hillsborough
February 3, 6:00 pm at Montgomery
February 17, at your "home" location
Reviews are required for Sr. Red Belts. See Belt Info for details.
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MMA RANK CEREMONY
January 22, 2022
Details to come
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PRIMARY TESTING
February 19, 2022 at Montgomery
Times and details to come
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SUPERHERO ACADEMY
January 29th at Montgomery
Ages 3-7pm
Purchase a ticket here
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BREAKING WEEK
TBA - ORDER BOARDS ON KICKSHOP
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CURRENT CLASS SCHEDULES
Click here to view the IN-PERSON Winter 2021/2022 schedule for Montgomery.
Click here to view the IN-PERSON Winter 2021/2022 schedule for Hillsborough.
Click here to preview the VIRTUAL Winter 2021/2022 schedule (Effective Date 9/13)
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