Instructor/Owner Mark Cameron
Sensei Mark has been studying the Martial Arts for 45 years and teaching for 40 years. Starting in a traditional Karate form called Shotokan as a member of the JKA (Japanese Karate Association) testing under such well renowned masters as Kenasuki Enoeda and Tomita Sensei, he then joined the British Army at the young age of 16. After serving in the British Army as a Royal Engineer where he was able to continue his training in boxing, Judo, Karate and Kickboxing he decided to visit California where he found his passion for the teaching part of Martial Arts, and has remained here ever since. Studying under Senior Grand Master Rick Alemany in Kenpo Karate.“America has been amazing to me. With hard work and passion for what you do, this country truly is the Land of Opportunity”
Why Choose Manteca Martial Arts?
Knowledgeable fun Instructors
Who wants to be miserable while they train? Our classes are designed to be up beat and fun. Exercising the body as well as the mind with the health benefits alone it is worth the training. But you will also be able to defend your self and family members if the need ever arrises!
Confidence is so very important!
Whether you are an adult or child Confidence can boost your progress in life. In martial arts its just a natural progression for your confidence to grow as your skills improve. The statistics show, that children who study martial arts do better at school and have a much more positive outlook on life. As a parent myself thats what we want. Statistics also show that adults who study martial arts have a better self image, carry themselves more confidently and do better in their personal success.
LISTEN TO WHAT OUR HAPPY PARENTS ARE SAYING
My daughter has been going to classes here for about a year. She has grown and learned so much. She loves coming to karate class. She started out in the little kids class and she has now grown into the bigger kids class. She is thriving here. The Sensei’s are amazing and the classes are very disciplined but have so many fun aspects to them as well. We would recommend anyone join Manteca Martial Arts.
Our daughter Elizabeth has been a student of the Manteca Martial Arts for about 4 years. We are so happy that we have had her join she has learned so much. We definitely recommend Manteca Martial Arts for anybody it’s really one of the dojo that really show discipline both Sensei Mark and Sensei Katie and Sensei Ryan are all very knowledgeable. We definitely recommend Manteca Martial Arts.
Nicolas & Anna Rosales
My daughter has been a student at MMA for a couple months now and she absolutely loves it. Her confidence is continuously growing in multiple areas. I have a changing schedule and Sensei Mark is very helpful in allowing us to make up classes when space allows. The learning environment is great for young kid just starting out.