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Congratulations to our Newest Black Belts

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Students and distinguished guests gathered around on February 9th, 2008, for an event like no other at Kearny Martial Arts. Nearly forty adults and fifteen teenagers came together to put three top students to an unforgettable test. The reward – a black belt. The black belt is an honor, it is earned. At Kearny Martial Arts, we are proud to …

Self Defense Course for Kearny Dare Program & Children

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Kearny Martial Arts will be teaching a self defense class at Washington School* in Kearny, NJ for the children’s DARE Program. Jack Corbert has asked Grandmaster Marchetti to teach two classes this upcoming week. The first class is on Monday, March 10th at 4pm, self defense for the 6, 7, & 8 year olds. The second class will be held …

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WHFSC Event of the Year Reminder

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The 15th Annual World Head of Family Sokeship Council Meeting, Seminar Symposium and Awards are May 23rd-24th, 2008 in San Antonio Texas. This event is always huge with fantastic seminars and workshops as well as a great banquet. Find out more and enjoy the event!

Continuing training…

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KMA/PTI has been busy and is keeping up with it’s outside training of police departments and US Marshall and SWAT teams. Here’s what’s coming up. The end of September will see the US Marshall’s coming to train with KMA. The end of November and early December PTI will be going to Virginia to train Swat Teams.

Updates and Condolances

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Only days after getting back from teaching several seminars at the Gold Coast Martial Arts Hall of Fame, Grandmaster Marchetti received an invitation to come back to Fort Knox. He has been asked to train their people again and will be going down on the 22nd, teaching 3 hours a day the 23rd thru the 25th.  Those expected to show …

Recent Events attended by Grandmaster Marchetti

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Over the last few months, Grandmaster Marchetti has been a very busy man attending banquets, council meetings, and doing seminars. Always popular, Grandmaster Marchetti’s seminars draw much attention from the attendees, usually resulting in requests for more in the future. His trips to Mexico to teach the staffs of several hotels was no exception.

KMA hosts 10th Degree Promotion

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Kearny Martial Arts was honored to be the host to the 10th Degree promotion of Grandmaster Carl Pluchino. The student of Grandmaster Saringano (Goshindo Kempo Karate), Grandmaster Pluchino was promoted by Grandmaster Marchetti along with the approval of the Sokeship Council to 10th degree in his style, SEIKEI RYU JIU-JITSU.

KMA attends GM Alexander’s Banquet

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Grandmaster Marchetti and several of his students, including head instructor Sensei Jamieson, attended the dinner awards hosted by Grandmaster Gary Alexander this past weekend. Dinner, dancing, and socializing was mixed among the numerous honors and awards given out during the evening.

Successful Seminars in Florida

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We are happy to report that both Hall of Fames and Seminars that Grandmaster Marchetti attended while in Florida over September went well and recieved many happy attendees. Grandmaster Marchetti won several honors and awards and was able to give out awards to fellow Police Tactics of America members personally at the Florida Hall of Fame.

Sensei Marchetti attends Hall of Fames

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Two of the biggest events attended by Sensei Marchetti recently are the Head of Family Soke Council Hall of Fame held over Labor Day early this September in Orlando, Florida and the Florida Hall of Fame given by Grandmaster Joe Williams this coming weekend in Ft. Lauderdale. Luckily, it seems that not even the weather can keep Sensei Marchetti in one …