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Karate Camps for Summer 2017!

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Karate Camps for Summer 2017!

CMA will offer FOUR Karate Camps this summer! NERF GUN CAMP:  June 5-9(MUST bring own NERF gun(s) and ammo along with safety goggles!) NINJA CAMP:  June 12-16 PADDED WEAPONS CAMP:  June 26-30 GAMES/DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT CAMP: July 10-14 -$85/Camper *Discounts for siblings  *Bring 2 PAID friends, get your camp for only $50!! •       Ages:  Kindergarten and up! •       Drop off as early as 7:30am •       MUST BRING 2 SNACKS/1 LUNCH with a drink daily(NO STRAW drinks, only screw on caps) •       Pick up: ...

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Chuck and Carolina Cawthon Featured in MASUCCESS Magazine!

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Chuck and Carolina Cawthon Featured in MASUCCESS Magazine!

  Written by Sydney Quinn, the article in MASUCCESS magazine tells the story of how the founders of CMA are not only black belts on the mats, but also black belts in life.  From Chuck’s struggles with cancer & Carolina becoming a teenage mom to Chuck becoming Georgia’s Trainer of the year for 2 years consecutive and Carolina graduating UGA with a 4.o! cmahartwell@gmail.com

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Chuck and Carolina Cawthon Featured in MASUCCESS Magazine!

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Chuck and Carolina Cawthon Featured in MASUCCESS Magazine!

Written by Sydney Quinn, the article in MASUCCESS magazine tells the story of how the founders of CMA are not only black belts on the mats, but also black belts in life.  From Chuck’s struggles with cancer & Carolina becoming a teenage mom to Chuck becoming Georgia’s Trainer of the year for 2 years consecutive and Carolina graduating UGA with a 4.o! https://www.masuccess.com/masuccess.aspx

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Chuck Cawthon is Georgia Critic’s Choice “Trainer of the Year”!

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Chuck Cawthon is Georgia Critic’s Choice “Trainer of the Year”!

*Photo by Jamie Wable For the SECOND YEAR IN A ROW CMA’s Head Trainer and founder of Contemporary Martial Arts, Chuck Cawthon, has received Critic’s Choice “Trainer of the Year”!  (Last year, Chuck received the People’s Choice AND Critic’s Choice “Trainer of the Year) “Those awards mean much more than just the words printed on them. They represent the professional relationship between trainer and pupil, the hard work of EVERY student from 4 yrs old to adult, the great atmosphere inside...

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February Is Buddy Month at CMA!

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016 in Featured | Comments Off on February Is Buddy Month at CMA!

February Is Buddy Month at CMA!

That’s right!  February is BUDDY MONTH!! During the entire month February, you can bring a different buddy to each class or the same buddy ALL MONTH for FREE! This is for ALL classes offered at CMA! Pre K Lil Dragons K-2nd Grade Lil Dragons 3rd-8th Grade Juniors Adult Karate Women’s ONLY Karate/Self Defense Fitness Kickboxing MMA Don’t forget to ask about CMA’s referral program!  (Get $$ towards your tuition, or your child’s tuition,  for every “Buddy” that signs up and pays for the month of...

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CLOSED SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2016

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CLOSED SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2016

CLOSED SATURDAY, JANUARY 23, 2016 In order to keep everyone in our CMA family safe and sound, there will be no classes tomorrow morning. Help spread the word and we’ll see everyone on the mats Monday, January 25!!

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Established in 1996

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Established in 1996

Chuck and Carolina opened Contemporary Martial Arts, Inc. in 1996.  Along with Carolina’s 2 children, Dave Martin and Tanya Martin(now Mrs. Tanya Hudson!), Chuck and Carolina laid down the foundation for what is now considered one of the best, most complete martial arts’ curriculum for kids/adults in the southeast.  Competing in sport karate, grappling and full contact kickboxing tournaments, CMA was raising eyebrows from their very first tournament!

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2015 Christmas Parade

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2015 Christmas Parade

Although we had a LOT of students who were not able to participate due to other obligations like band, dance, baseball, etc, CMA still had a HUGE turnout for the parade this year!

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Family Owned and Operated

Posted by on Nov 2, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on Family Owned and Operated

Family Owned and Operated

CMA is home to dozens of families that train together and enjoy ALL of our programs from the Pre K Lil Dragons to Fitness Kickboxing to Adult Karate! Come find out what so many others have found out about CMA’s programs: family the KICKS together, STICKS together!!

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October is BUDDY/JIU JITSU MONTH!!

Posted by on Oct 5, 2015 in Featured | Comments Off on October is BUDDY/JIU JITSU MONTH!!

October is BUDDY/JIU JITSU MONTH!!

October is BUDDY MONTH at Contemporary Martial Arts for our Lil Dragons & junior students 3rd -8th grade! Bring a buddy all month OR a different buddy each class and in October, in order to enjoy the benefits of CMA’s Referral Program!! Ask Mr. Chuck for more info on CMA’s Referral program!!

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