COVID-19 Info

DECEMBER 5, 2020
NJ martial art businesses permitted to run group and private sessions, despite youth sport ban. Indoor gatherings limited to 10 people. 
Outdoor gatherings capped at 25 people.
 
OUTDOOR CONTACT SPORTS ALLOWED
Effective July 20, 2020
NJ Governor Phil Murphy has allowed outdoor contact sports to resume, including martial arts. Our schedule now includes Friday outdoor-only sparring classes for green and above. No equipment will be shared and students should maintain social distancing when gearing up or down.
 
INDOOR LIMITED CLASSES ALLOWED
Effective July 8, 2020
While we are planning to continue outdoor live classes for the time being, thunderstorms and/or extreme temperatures may mandate moving indoors. We are limited to 25% capacity indoors, so we will not be able to accommodate spectators at this time. Students are required to wear a mask when entering and exiting classes and when using the restroom facilities. 
 
OUTDOOR NON-CONTACT LIVE CLASSES
Beginning Monday, June 22, 2020
 
We are excited to begin offering in-person, limited enrollment classes starting Monday 6/22 at both locations! Hillsborough classes will be out front of the school and Montgomery will be out back of the school. The facilities will be open for limited use of bathrooms. Please bring adequate water for your student/s.
  • 25 MAX class capacity, including instructors
  • No spectators allowed. We ask that families watch from their vehicle or stand far enough away that you are not considered a part of the class group.
  • Waiver required before student may participate in outdoor classes
  • Students/family members must wear a mask for arrival and departure
  • Students and staff will be checked for temperature and/or other symptoms of illness before attending classes.
  • Students must arrive no earlier than 5-minutes before class and be picked up no later than 5 minutes after class ends.
  • We will institute a sign-up system if class demand becomes too great.
  • All classes are weather-permitting. Check website prior to attendance.
  • Classes are non-contact and students must remain 6 feet apart throughout the class. 
  • Masks are not recommended during physical activity but students are encouraged to keep a mask on them to be used when necessary.
  • Equipment will be sanitized before and after each class.
  • Students will have limited equipment sharing, such as use of long pool noodles marked for safe handling by partners.
  • Students are encouraged to bring their own targets, if possible.
  • Building to remain open for limited use of bathrooms for our members. 
  • Sanitizer will be provided in bathrooms and at outside classes.
  • Due to heat, we are recommending that students wear light-weight clothing and are allowing shorts and sneakers to be worn during classes. We will not allow uniform tops at this time for outdoor classes.
  • A water cooler will be provided but students are encouraged to bring their own water bottles and ice.
  • Please exercise proper hygiene
  • Maintain social distancing at all times – excluding those in your family/quarantine unit.
  • Parents (not staff) are responsible to ensure children follow the guidelines when not in active class.
  • Do not come to the class if you or anyone in your family is ill.
ZOOM CLASS SCHEDULE CHANGES
We have implemented a new virtual schedule of classes, which will stream live classes to students unable/uncomfortable training in person at this time.
 
All classes will now use one class link and password:
Zoom Meeting ID: 904-210-9002, password to be emailed upon request 
 
Once the day begins the link will remain open. Students will remain in a waiting room until their class begins. Please sign in 5 minutes prior to start of class to allow for a smooth start and proper attendance tracking. User name must show full student name and ID number for admission. A dedicated instructor will be present in all virtual meeting rooms to facilitate attendance and class organization.
 
 
 

Announcements

THANKSGIVING CLOSING
11/25 & 11/26
No classes due to the holiday.
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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 FALL 2021 schedule (Effective Date 9/13)

Click here for M/W webinar registration link.
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