Kids Kali Workshop

Presented by Kensho Martial Arts Event Details Date: Sunday, March 11, 2018 Time: 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM Where: Kensho Martial Arts1030 W North Ave, Fl 3rdChicago, Illinois 60642 Cost for Workshop: $25.00 – Workshop $45.00 – Workshop + Kali Sticks $40.00 – Workshop + Training knife $60.00 – Workshop + Kali sticks + training […]

Muay Thai Seminar & USTBF Rank Test

Presented by United States Thai Boxing Federation & Kensho Martial Arts Event Details Date: Sunday, April 22 Time: 11:30 AM – 5 PM Where: Kensho Martial Arts, 1030 W North Ave, Fl 3rd, Chicago, Illinois 60642 Cost for Seminar + USSF rank testing: $100 ($85 with early registration) Beginners, intermediate or advanced, don’t miss this […]

Savate Seminar and USSF Rank Testing at Kensho!

  Kensho Martial arts will be hosting a Savate Seminar and The United States Savate Federation rank test. Event Details Date: Sunday, February 18 Time: 12 PM – 5 PM Where: Kensho Martial Arts, 1030 W North Ave, Fl 3rd, Chicago, Illinois 60642 Cost for Seminar Only: $75 Cost for Seminar + USSF rank testing: $100 […]

January MARS Kali Workshop @ Kensho Martial Arts

Martial Arts Research Systems (MARS) Kali Requirements Workshop with Guro Marc Halleck at Kensho Martial Arts (1030 W North Ave, 3rd Floor, Chicago) on Sunday, January 14th at 11am. Join Guro Marc Halleck and learn the M.A.R.S. (Martial Arts Research Systems) Kali curriculum. Whether your goal is to improve your Kali technique or prepare to […]

Muay Thai Seminar and Rank Test

Event Details Date: Sunday, October 22 Time: 11:30 AM – 5 PM Where: Kensho Martial Arts, 1030 W North Ave, Fl 3rd, Chicago, Illinois 60642 Cost for Seminar + USSF rank testing: $100 ($85 with early registration) Beginners, intermediate or advanced, don’t miss this opportunity to bring your Muay Thai level up! Ajarn Roger will […]

Savate Seminar and USSF Rank Test

  Kensho Martial arts will be hosting a Savate Seminar and The United States Savate Federation rank test. Event Details Date: Sunday, September 17 Time: 12 PM – 5 PM Where: Kensho Martial Arts, 1030 W North Ave, Fl 3rd, Chicago, Illinois 60642 Cost for Seminar Only: $75 ($65 Early Reg.) Cost for Seminar + USSF […]

Can martial arts training make your brain work better?

These days, our brains a literally battered with too much information. The fast pace of the “information age” brings with it incredible stress that most of us feel on a daily basis. My martial arts students often tell me how much better they feel after class. It is well documented that a great workout relieves stress, […]

Roger Luri & Ron Balicki talk about their Chicago JKD Martial Arts Roots

  In this Video, Kensho Martial Arts head instructor Roger Luri talks with martial arts legend, actor, producer and fight coreographer Ron Balicki of Martial Arts Research Systems about their Chicago JKD – mixed martial arts roots in the early 1980’s under Grand Master Fred Degerberg, Guro Dan Inosanto et al.   Roger Luri:                  Hey, […]

Watch out for the “Crabs”!

If you put one crab in a small pot, it can easily escape. But, did you know that if you put several in a pot together, they instinctively pull each other back in anytime one of them tries to climb out. This is called “crab mentality.” They instinctively drag each other down and seal their fate together. People […]

A Method to Our Mixed Martial Arts Madness!

At Kensho our approach to learning martial arts is a bit different. Yes, in our Mixed Martial Arts curriculum, we train in a variety of martial arts which of course many people do these days, but rather than a smorgasbord where the student’s progress is haphazard at best, our approach is very focused and deliberate. Why begin with boxing and […]