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(973) 572-9676
147 Grove Street, Bloomfield, NJ 07003

About Martinez Martial Arts and Family Fitness Center in Bloomfield, NJ

Meet Marie Martinez

Owner and Chief Instructor at
Martinez Martial Arts and Family Fitness Center in Bloomfield
3rd degree Black Belt

Martinez Martial Arts and Family Fitness Center was established in 2013 with the focus of promoting health, fitness, and personal development in a family oriented environment. We specialize in martial arts, bootcamp, kickboxing and cardio kickboxing that your whole family can be part of and become the best that you can be.

Our school is focused on educating families from all walks of life in health and fitness, self-defense and character-building skills such as self-control, respect, and discipline. Our programs also strive to strengthen family bonds and deepen friendships and relationships of all kinds.

We also offer special events that are super FUN and EXCITING such as kid’s night out, paint night, birthday parties and summer camp! We always look forward to being part of community initiatives however we can including community and corporate events.

People join our center for many different reasons. Maybe you're looking for a way to improve the quality of your and your children’s lives. Kids and adults experience daily stress, short attention spans and lack of focus. All the epic kicks and powerful punches and strikes that you’ll do in class are an excellent way to reduce stress, increase concentration and gain a ton of confidence.

Whatever your reason is for being interested in our school, we have the perfect class for you and your family, including BEGINNERS. You don't have to look a certain way or already be in shape. And you don't need to worry about whether you'll fit in or be able to keep up. Why? Because...

Martial Arts is for everyone… regardless of age, gender or fitness level. Wherever you are is perfect and we’ll build from there. All you need to do is show up with a positive attitude and be willing to learn. You bring the goals list and we’ll handle the details. It doesn’t get any easier than that!

Every class will give you incredible physical fitness, mental endurance and an unstoppable spirit. Not only will your confidence level SKYROCKET, but you’ll also get...

  • Tremendous focus, clarity and motivation
  • Increased strength, balance & coordination
  • Self-awareness and respect for self & others
  • Empowerment & bully-proof skills
  • Improved goal-setting and interpersonal skills
  • A like-minded & positive group of friends

We believe that children learn best by being engaged in a FUN environment, so our classes are designed to be exciting, challenging and rewarding. Every class… every time. We take pride in keeping everyone SAFE and DISCIPLINED, while learning the most modern martial arts skills available.

Martial arts training isn't just about punching, kicking and fighting though. Students also learn about good health habits, proper breathing exercises and how to move their body to their advantage. You'll be able to think on your feet quickly and will never have to worry about being bullied in school... or anywhere. How 's that for being a brave hero!

The benefits of martial arts are truly ENDLESS... and PRICELESS! And they'll make a noticeable difference in your child’s life! They’ll also make a noticeable difference in your life, as an adult.

Have you checked out the SUPER-LOW web special going on right now? These specials won’t last long and classes fill up fast so reserve your spot today! It’s 100% RISK-FREE so you have nothing to lose and everything to gain!

Our awesome staff will care for your kids so you can attend a class if you don’t have a sitter. We’ve made it super easy and convenient for you so you can relax and get the most out of every class without having to stress out about anything.

Are you ready to experience the best prices, the most incredible instructors, and have the most fun you’ve ever had getting fit?  We look forward to training you, cheering you on whenever you accomplish something big or small, and helping you reach your full potential. See you soon!

Head Instructor

Sensei Marie Martinez has been involved in Martial Arts since the age of 3. Her background is in the styles of Shotokan and Karate Do and her instructor is Kyoshi Victor Rodriguez, who is an adjunct instructor at Martinez Martial Arts. Kyoshi Victor Rodriguez is  the highest ranking student of the owner of the oldest dojo in New York City, Hanshi Rico Guy.

Marie has over 27 years of training and 17 years of teaching children and adults. She also has professional experience working with children with special needs. Many of our past students who have become amazing competitors have previously been diagnosed with ADHD and Autism before starting their martial arts career.

Having a Master’s degree in Forensic Psychology, Sensei Marie has over 9 years of experience working with children and families that are plagued by trauma.

In Martial Arts, Sensei Marie has experience competing in the local, regional and international level. Sensei Martinez has had recognition from multiple local and international Martial Arts Hall of Fame organizations. Ms. Martinez has won 21 grand champions, 5 internationally in weapons and Katas. Ms. Martinez spent 6 weeks in 2007 enhancing her martial arts skills and learning Japanese culture in Japan.

Through martial arts, Sensei Martinez has completed seminars in Spain, Canada, and Costa Rica, to name just a few countries.

Marie Martinez’s focus is to strengthen family relationships, help students engage and exhibit positive behavior at home and in school, as they continue their education in the Arts. Sensei Marie’s main objective is to teach and spread martial arts to as many families as possible so that they can live a rich and healthy life.

How to Get Started

Come join our Bloomfield, NJ Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Adult Martial Arts, Bootcamp, Birthday Parties, Kickboxing, and Mom, Dad & Me. Choose a program that most interests you and have the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (973) 572-9676 if you have any further questions. Martinez Martial Arts and Family Fitness Center hopes to speak with you soon!

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