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Toms River Martial Arts

Learn how to protect yourself & your loved ones. Get in great shape at the same time.

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5 Secret Benefits of Martial Arts That’ll Change Your Life

Hi and welcome!

Want to take control of your life but you’re not sure how to do that? Maybe you're looking for a new way for your kids to work off some of that boundless energy they have, while learning and growing, in a positive environment.

Maybe you just want to do something amazing, fun, and exciting for yourself because you DESERVE it.

Our Toms River Martial Arts school can certainly help you with all that and so much more.

At first glance, most people think Martial Arts is a way to get fit and learn self-defense. Well, that’s very true, but...

Martial arts is a lot more than just kicks and punches! Imagine how amazing your life will be with superior physical fitness, greater mental focus and clearer thinking, lightning fast reflexes, and a healthier body to take you well into your golden years? 

Luckily, we don’t have to imagine it because we see these things in action – in every student in every class. 

Our students continuously tell us how Martial Arts enriches their lives in ways most people only dream of. Seriously. And it will do the same for you.

These life-changing benefits are more "subtle" than the physical benefits you see from our classes. While you can see lean muscle forming, and feel the effects of cardio training within the first couple of weeks, the benefits below are felt on a deeper, personal level. And the side effects are remarkable.

Just by reading this far, you have proven that you are ready to do something good for yourself, take the leap of faith into the action-packed world of Martial Arts, and live a truly amazing life!

Change can be scary, but we’ll be there the entire way to guide and support you. You CAN have it all, and we can’t wait to hear all about the awesome things it does for you. 

Here are a few life-changing benefits you can expect…

#1 Tremendous Confidence

Martial arts is tough. Whether you just want to stay physically fit or you’re in it to win it and become one of the world’s leaders in martial arts, doing something new is challenging both physically and mentally.

But...as you push yourself and let your instructors guide and cheer you on, you’ll get a HUGE boost in confidence! You’ll also get in amazing shape and feel good about yourself and body. Know what that means? Even more confidence... and happiness!

You’ll be able to smile big and feel proud as you achieve things you once thought impossible. Even if that means completing one single push up, perfecting a difficult new technique, or simply watching your kids progress through their training.

#2 Single Pointed Focus

Focus your mind grasshopper... as you listen intently and concentrate on what your instructor tells you, then performing the techniques, you’ll improve your ability to focus and absolutely crush your martial arts and fitness goals. 

The cool thing is that this intense concentration naturally pours into other areas of your life too. 

Studies have shown that just a half hour of physical fitness improves focus, increases problem solving ability, and boosts memory in both kids and adults. 

#3 Pump It Up

Our classes are a blast and based on functional fitness. We use positive motivation and high fives - not military style yelling – and you’ll never have to spend countless hours on a boring treadmill again. 

Our classes are loaded with fun and exciting exercises designed to enhance your self-defense skills. Dynamic strikes, high intensity intervals of cardio training, and physical movements that mimic how the human body should move are the focus. 

Don’t worry if you feel like you won’t be able to keep up. We work with all levels from beginner to pro athlete – and everyone in between. And you know what...they all sweat the same at the end of the workout! 

#4 Gain a Sense of Belonging

Many martial artists claim they always felt like an “outsider” before they found martial arts. Some of our students just never got into organized sports in school or felt that social clubs weren’t for them.

But the same students that tell us how they “never fit in” or weren’t popular seem to come alive and shine in our classes! We provide a safe, non-intimidating environment where we all want each other to succeed. We don’t have bullies or students trying to outdo each other. 

Everyone is super friendly and supportive. Both kids and adults make friends with the other members, which then makes our martial arts family flourish.

We provide the kind of environment that encourages friendship, motivation and success. It's something quite amazing to feel.

#5 More Fun Than You Can Imagine

Working out and having fun? You bet! Our classes are a blast! Martial arts is a way of life for us and we want you to have a successful life too. We work hard, but we play hard too.

Did you know that the average adult laughs only about 20 times per day? Our classes strive to make you a high achiever (and smile more) in every way - including your mental well-being.

Laughing and smiling are part of every class here, as are cheers and TONS of support.

Make your fitness dreams come true while learning how to empower yourself and achieve greater success. 

You need us and we need you. Together we’re a dynamic force of fitness power to change lives and bring back JOY in taking charge of your life. Because of this -

We’re offering a limited time 100% money back guarantee on all web specials. So, if we’re not a good fit for you, we understand. Chances are though, you’ll love it here, but if not – just use the money-back guarantee and find a better fit. 

Like we said, we’re serious about helping you achieve life-changing results and having a higher quality of life. 

Meaningful relationships.

Immediate and lasting success.

If you’re comfortable signing up over the internet, we highly recommend it so you can take full advantage of the money-back guarantee. If not, feel free to give us a call: (732) 600-0032

Looking forward to meeting you in person!

Greg Hussey

Greg Hussey
Evolution Martial Arts
(732) 600-0032

We believe fitness classes should offer more than just toning muscle, burning fat and boosting energy. That's why our Toms River kickboxing classes are extra-packed with a mix of fun, action and passionate instructors. Our caring instructors will guide you through professional workouts with real-life kickboxing techniques to develop unshakable confidence and a slimmer, stronger you.

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Ready for a toned body, to get in great shape and to build lean muscle? That is precisely what you get by joining our Toms River Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) program. Plus, you get Muay Thai, kickboxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and a ton of other techniques all rolled-up together. It is the best self-defense program that will get you in shape fast with an awesome toned body.

Your muscle will become leaner and your body better toned and conditioned to complement self-defense. Learn how best you can use elbows, knees, fists and feet in self-defense plus a host of other powerful grappling and submission techniques.

Have you been dreaming of learning Martial Arts? Maybe you've even taken a few classes in different styles such as Taekwondo, Muay Thai, or Kickboxing. Kenpo Karate is rooted in Japanese culture, tradition, and world-renowned. You'll learn amazing self-defense moves, get a phenomenal workout and even experience inner-growth.

Our Toms River Adult Martial Arts Classes cater to all skill levels and physical abilities. The instructors are some of the best you'll ever find, having committed their lives to not only becoming great martial artists... but great instructors dedicated to helping you meet personal goals.

We mix a perfect blend of fun activities and games in all our kids martial art classes to keep kids' attention. But at the same time, we go beyond the traditional martial arts techniques to impart discipline and a deeper sense of respect to our students. As a result, kids become better-behaved everywhere they go and perform better in school. That's why parents are crazy about our classes too, not just their kids.

Kids of all ages love these martial art classes...they enjoy the fun activities and games while improving and learning new martial art techniques.

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... and learn all about important life lessons like discipline, goal setting, focus & concentration, and more. We give kids the perfect blend of structure and “running free”. Call us now to learn more. But hurry! We sell out fast, and I'd hate for you to miss out.

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Welcome to Evolution Martial Arts! We have dedicated our professional lives to providing our students with the most practical and effective self-defense methods available… and have built an outstanding reputation as a result. We specialize in karate and other forms of mixed martial arts for both kids and adults.

Our main goal is to create a safe and positive training environment where you can learn the true essence of martial arts, its philosophy, and effective self-defense techniques for our modern times…

An environment where you can exercise your body and mind, get incredibly fit and ENRICH your life now and for years to come.

Evolution Martial Arts is where everyone not only talks the talk, but also walks the walk of martial arts. That means we’re all about being helpful and encouraging, where you’ll never feel out of place and you’ll create true and lasting friendships with all your new friends here. The camaraderie alone is unbelievably inspiring.

And, of course, our center is incredibly FUN and EXCITING!

Evolution Martial Arts will not only teach you epic kicks, punches, and strikes, but our classes will also EMPOWER you with important values such as respect, integrity, and acceptance of yourself and others.

Beginners & All Skill Levels Welcome! Our outstanding instructors take a well-planned approach to teaching beginners that focuses on the basics of martial arts, physical fitness, self-defense and most importantly, having FUN. After all…

Martial Arts + Fitness Fun = A Winning Combination

We want everyone, especially beginners, to know that they can come here and learn martial arts with ZERO nervousness or any pressure to compete. No matter what age, shape, size, or fitness level you are, we have a program that will fit your wants and needs, and we are dedicated to helping your reach your goals.

Whatever your reason is for being here right now, you are in the right place at the right time. You are entering the world of martial arts that will change you and your family’s life in amazing ways

Karate is not a quick and easy discipline to learn, but it is incredibly fun, REWARDING, and a great way to get - and stay - fit for life! You'll discover new things about yourself, challenge your body and mind and feel proud of your accomplishments.

Those are PRICELESS benefits at a fraction of the cost if you tried to piecemeal them!

Check out the SUPER LOW web special for instant savings or stop by for a tour of our facility and feel the good energy here! This special is 100% RISK-FREE and classes fill up FAST so reserve your spot today! 

Martial arts is a great way for your child to learn how to be BULLY-PROOF, become more aware of people and their surroundings, and how to spot uncomfortable or confrontational situations so they can walk away before things get bad.

Your child will also have the confidence, courage and powerful self-defense skills to defend themselves, if necessary.

And, of course, we accomplish all that and more in fun ways with plenty of high fives and fist bumps! Your kids will LOVE our classes so much, they’ll be talking about the next class when they’re leaving the one that just ended!

Our instructors are highly skilled, experienced and caring. They will help you progress physically, mentally and spiritually in order to achieve your fullest potential. We strive to improve our service to you by educating and training our professional team of instructors on an ongoing basis.

Come see what we’re all about and take advantage of the best prices, the most amazing instructors, and have the most fun you’ve ever had getting fit! Evolution Martial Arts is EVERYTHING you need for your whole family all in one fun center.

Head Instructor

Master Greg Hussey is the President and CEO of Evolution Martial Arts. He prides himself on keeping the family and friendship vibe alive that was originally created by his parents, Master Cliff and Ramona Hussey. 

Evolution Martial Arts was originally opened as Manchester Karate Academy in 1994 by Master Cliff and Ramona. From day one, the motto was simple and it continues to be even now - when you become a member, you become a part of our family.    

With over 30 years of martial arts training, Master Greg continues to study different martial arts training systems and brings those styles to Evolution. This makes EMA students extremely well-rounded and educated on the evolving world of martial arts.

Master Greg Hussey’s accomplishments include:

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