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KMA’s Newest Black Belts

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Recently, we have had many requests for photos of our latest Kearny Martial Arts Black Belts.  For the first time ever, Grandmaster Marchetti has given his permission to release photos taken of our new black belts immediately after their well deserved promotions. As many of you know, the KMA Black Belt Test is a closed door affair.  During the test, …

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Black Belt Test Success!

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On June 29, 2013, Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti and Kearny Martial Arts successfully held the largest black belt test in the history of the school.  Eight students tested for their black belts in the of “old school” style of testing that Grandmaster Marchetti and the KMA Dojo are famous for.  Saturday’s test was the culmination of a great weekend for Grandmaster Marchetti and …

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World Head of Family Sokeship Council Event

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Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti attended the 20th Annual Meeting of the World Head of Family Sokeship Council(WHFSC) to celebrate the council’s 21st year. The event was held on June 1st and 2nd, 2013 at the DoubleTree Hilton Hotel in Orlando, Florida. The WHFSC is the most prestigious council of internationally recognized and accredited grandmasters and masters in the martial arts, with …

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Grandmaster Marchetti Returning to KMA Dojo (June 28 – June 30) for an Unprecedented Event in School History

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We are pleased to announce Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti’s return to NJ on June 28-30.   He is returning to host a Black Belt Test at the KMA Dojo.  This event is expected to be unlike any event previously held at Kearny Martial Arts.  As many in the martial arts community know,  Kearny Martial Arts’ Black Belt Tests are special events.  Students …

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Harleys and Martial Arts!

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Grand Master Marchetti recently held a self-defense seminar at Chester’s Harley Davidson (201 International Parkway, Sunrise, FL). The seminar was well attended by 20+ employees and invited guests of the dealership. Also attending the event were several officers from Sunrise Police Department and the Florida Highway Patrol as invited guests of Grand Master Marchetti. Grand Master Marchetti has held over 1,000 shows and …

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Chuck Wepner Visits Florida

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While in Florida, Grand Master Marchetti was recently visited by boxing legend and good friend Chuck Wepner. Mr. Wepner is also a important part of the Kearny Martial Arts family. Holding an black belt, he visits our dojo often and is commonly in attendance at the closed door Black Belt tests. For those of you who might not know who …

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Grandmaster Marchetti: Pride of Kearny

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The Observer Newspaper recently featured Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti in a full page and half article written by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist Karen Zautyk.  The article focused on many aspects of Grandmaster Marchetti’s martial arts background and philosphies pertaining to the martial arts.  Some of the items touched upon in the article include Grandmaster Marchetti’s background, the origin of his officially …

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Grandmaster Marchetti and Sensei Pung Attend 20th Anniversary WHFSC Hall of Fame Banquet

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On June 2, 2012, Grandmaster Vincent Marchetti and Sensei Joe Pung attended the World Head of Family Sokeship Council’s 20th Anniversary Celebration and Awards Banquet in Orlando, Florida. The World Head of Family Sokeship Council (WHFSC) is the world’s largest and most elite gathering of Martial Arts Grandmasters and Masters worldwide. The Awards Ceremony was attended by more than 450 …

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Sensei Marchetti – Training Session with US ARMY and SWAT – Fort Lee and Fort Pickett

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Sensei Vincent Marchetti recently completed a successful trip to Virginia to train US Military and SWAT personnel. Sensei Marchetti conducted nearly 9 hours of control technique training for members of the U.S. Army’s 217th Military Police Detachment.  The seminars were attended by Army personnel from Fort Lee and Fort Pickett.  Also present for the training were training staff from several local SWAT teams …