The Martial Arts Arena, Lessons for Life
Call Us Today! (732)583-2720
74-76 Route 79, Matawan, NJ 07747
John Arena

About The Martial Arts Arena in Matawan, NJ

Meet John Arena

Owner and Chief Instructor at
The Martial Arts Arena in Matawan
4th Degree Black Belt

Who We Are

The Martial Arts Arena offers a unique "Lessons for Life Character Development Martial Arts Program" that helps parents provide their children with the skills needed today to succeed.

Our founder and director, John Arena, is the Presiding President of the Board of Team TMAA, a non-profit with the Mission to Make Life Better for Local Children in Need, and a Certified Instructor of the ACMA.

For Teens & Adults The Martial Arts Arena offers a variety of programs that are fun & exciting while accomplishing specific goals. In fitness, Our 45 Minute Solution is excellent for cardiovascular conditioning and core strengthening. Our iBODY program is all about total body transformation with a lowered BMI. Martial Arts programs: KRU Muay Thai Kickboxing is a complete fighting system without the "fight" resulting in increased functional strength & conditioning. Traditional Martial Arts includes a progressive rank system, practical self-defense & contact sparring resulting in a thoroughly conditioned individual physically & mentally.

Established in 1998

The Martial Arts Arena was created to pass on the life lessons Martial Arts has to offer. We teach Martial Arts and use it as a vehicle for personal growth and transformation - transformation of an individual disciplined to accept nothing less than his or her personal best equipped with an action philosophy for living and accomplishing anything in life and what it has to offer.

“I am committed to transforming the lives of individuals. That is my life's purpose!” - John Arena, Founder

Our founder and director, John Arena, is the Presiding President of the Board of Team TMAA, Mission Make Life Better for Local Children in Need, and a Certified Instructor of the ACMA

How To Get Started

Come join our Matawan, NJ Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Fitness Kickboxing, Adult Martial Arts, and Birthday Parties. 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 732-583-2720 if you have any further questions. The Martial Arts Arena hopes to speak with you soon!

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