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NJ Martial Arts Academy

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Who We Are

Shihan Marvin Carmona - Chief Instructor

Shihan Marvin Carmona, has earned an 8th degree Black Belt in Isshinryu Karate,  a 5th degree Black Belt in Yoshitsune JuJitsu, a 3rd degree Black Belt in Kendo (Japanese Swordsmanship), and multiple Black Belts in Okinawan Kobudo (Weapons).

Shihan Carmona holds his instructors certificate from Okinawa.  He is a Trustee and Vice President for the American Isshinryu non-profit organization.  He is a Board of Director for the Isshinryu Hall of Fame.

Aside from his martial arts accomplishments, Shihan Carmona is finishing his degree in Exercise Science.

Renshi Kelly Carmona - Instructor & Business Manager

Renshi Kelly Carmona, in addition to co-owning New Jersey Martial Arts Academy, is a Certified Public Accountant.  She is a 4th degree Black Belt in Isshinryu karate and is the Head Instructor for the Randolph Annex location of NJ Martial Arts.  


In addition to the business and administrative side of things, her responsibilities include coordinating the Tiny Tiger program (3-5 year old) and implementing a variety of community outreach programs such as Self Defense for the College community and her "Real Girls Rule, Mean Girls Drool" bully program geared specifically towards girls and the real life events girls face every day.

Why Us?

At New Jersey Martial Arts Academy, we are focused on providing  high quality martial arts and fitness education coupled with outstanding levels of customer satisfaction – we will do everything we can to meet your expectations.

With a variety of offerings to choose from, we’re sure you’ll be happy working with us. Look around our website and if you have any comments or questions, please feel free to contact us. We hope to see you again! Check back later for new updates to our website. There’s much more to come!