Location:

Thaxton Martial arts

 Isshinryu Karate

Our programs runs throughout the year.  We are closed on major holidays.  Our classes are conducted on the following days.


Piscataway Location:

  • Tuesday         6:15pm  -  7:30pm
  • Wednesday   6:15pm  -  7:30pm
  • Saturday        9:15am  -  10:30am  (this is a free class in Columbus Park for all interested)
  • Sunday           1:30pm  -  3:00pm   (black-belt only)



Curriculum Schedule

Our program is a belt-ranked program.  We conduct belt-testing, shia, six times a year for eligible students at the conclusion of each formal session.  Our sessions are defined as follows:


  • January - February (sparring & sparring techniques)
  • March - April (self defense, weapons defense)
  • May - June (kata & movement interpretation)
  • July - August (sparring)
  • September - October (self- defense, pain compliance, pressure point & joint manipulation)
  • November - December (kata & movement interpretation)


Competition Schedule

AAU KARATE NJ DISTRICT CHAMPIONSHIPS
       College of Saint Elizabeth, 2 Convent Road, Morristown, NJ 07960
       Date: 03/31/2019    https://bit.ly/2slt5dT

34th INVITATIONAL BENEFIT TOURNAMENT

       Hackettstown High School, 701 Warren St, Hackettstown, NJ 07840
       Date: 05/19/2019     www.isshin-ryu.com


2018 O.I.K.K.A WORLD KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS  &  Seminar

       Stone Bridge Middle School

       1252 Yardville Allentown Road, Allentown, NJ  08501

       Dates: 06/29/2018  (Seminar)   06/30/2018  (Tournamnt)

       https://wwwokinawanisshinryukarate.com/events  or  https://wwwokinawanisshinryukarate.com/shop


Don Nagle AOKAINC World Open Karate Championship
        Marist High School, 1241 John F Kennedy Blvd W Bayonne, NJ 07002
        Date: 10/13/2018

Classes Times

Dojo Schedule

New Market Fire Co.,   801 S. Washington Ave,  Piscataway,  NJ  08854     (908) 444-0805          thaxton_martial_arts@yahoo.com

Training:  Isshinryu Karate, Martial Arts, Self Defense, Knife Defense, Sparring, Kumite, Weapons, Tuite, Pressure-Point Manipulation, Pain Compliance, Kyusho Jitsu, Exercise