Mountainside Martial Arts Center - Ahwatukee

Ahwatukee Foothills Village
Phoenix, AZ
(480) 759-4540

Alumni Of the Week “Tyler Cole”

Tyler Cole

Tyler Cole Tyler began his Wado Ryu karate training at the Mountainside Martial Arts Center in 2006 at the age of 9. He earned his blackbelt, Shodan level, in 2013 and continued to train at the dojo into his senior year at Desert Vista High School. Tyler was accepted into the Barrett Honors College at…

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Alumni Of the Week “Nathaniel Husband”

Nathaniel Husband

Nathaniel Husband Nathaniel graduated from U of A with a degree in Bio Medical Engineering, with honors, and went on to earn his masters degree in Physiology. He is currently attending medical school at the University of Arizona College of Medicine. Although he is not actively practicing Karate, he lives his life based on the…

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Alumni Of the Week “Emily Thornton”

Emily Thornton Emily began training at Mountainside Martial Arts Center in 2001. In 2008, she earned her 1st degree black belt, and in 2009 competed at a world championship in Japan. Emily’s passion for karate stems from her love of biomechanics and the spiritual focus of training. She cherishes Mountainside as a second-home that fostered…

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Alumni Of the Week “Austin Farr”

Austin Farr Austin began training Wado Ryu karate under Sensei Rick Savagian as a 7 year old in 2001. In 2007, Austin earned his 1st degree black belt and in 2011 he earned his 2nd degree. For Austin, Karate was a way of life and taught him at a young age to have drive, determination,…

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Alumni Of the Week “Parker Frist”

Parker Frist Parker began his training at Mountainside Martial Arts in 2006. Through the program he learned the importance of hard work, dedication, and discipline. In 2013 Parker achieved his Black Belt after a long year of training as a “1st Kyu High” rank, a testament to the perseverance instilled by the dojo. In 2016,…

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Alumni Of the Week “Robb Blackaby”

Robb Blackaby Robb began training Wado Ryu karate under Sensei Rick Savagian in 1990, while studying at the University of Arizona. Robb learned that karate was much more than a self-defense art, but a character improving discipline that can be applied to all aspects of life. Robb competed in karate tournaments at the highest level,…

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27th Annual Karate Kamps

Summer fun with a kick! Give your child a fun & positive way to spend their summer by enrolling them in our 27th Annual Karate Kamp! This is a great summer program for all ages to have fun and learn some self defense all with excellent karate training. For Beginning Students Ages 5 through Adult…

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26th Annual Karate Kamps

US Olympic Committee - USA Karate

This is a great summer program for all ages to have fun and learn some self defense all with excellent karate training. For Beginning Students Ages 5 through Adult Enhance Motor Skills, Balance and Focus Students who enroll will be taught the basic techniques of karate, including punching, kicking and blocking. They will learn focus,…

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2016 AZ State Karate Championship Tournament

We are proud to announce that the students at Mountainside Martial Arts Center took home a record 35 medals at the 2016 AZ State Karate Championship Tournament last weekend! We are so proud of all of our students for competing in this prestigious event. Congratulations to all of our awesome competitors! A huge thanks to…

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Go Back to School with Confidence

Call us today to take advantage of our $99 introductory rate! Includes first month, uniform, and belt! Contact us today for more information!   Call Today—480-759-4540

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