Mission Statement As the martial arts leader of Southwest Michigan it is the mission of Lightning Kicks Martial Arts and Fitness to provide a world-class training program for people of all ages. We strive for excellence in our teaching program to ensure Lightning Kicks students live by the following tenets: courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control, and indomitable spirit. We are a black belt center and are motivated and dedicated to ensure all of our students reach the level of black belt not only in training, but in life as well.
Our world-class programming includes instruction in Taekwondo (TKD), Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), Combat Hapkido (HKD), Brazilian JiuJitsu (BJJ), and Fight Fit (conditioning). Our state of the art training facility is located at 826 Mills St. (corner of Mills and Jackson). For directions please visit our contact page.
I joined Lightning Kicks in the beginning of February i was 258lbs.
after 6 weeks of dedication, hard work, help from the Lightning Kicks members and a change in
diet I now weigh 243 lbs!
I feel great! I have more stamina and could run circles around my former self!
Come train where the PROS train. Only full time martial arts academy in Kalamazoo with certified United States Army Combatives and International Police Defensive Tactics instructors. Martial arts training will change and possibly SAVE your life, not exactly an area you want to cut corners in. Our head trainer has a master's degree in Coaching from Western Michigan University. Our Brazilian JiuJitsu and Mixed Martial Arts instructors are the highest ranking and most decorated instructors in Kalamazoo. Commit to something greater.
Welcome To Lightning Kicks Martial Arts - serving
you since 2001
"We promise you the highest quality martial arts instruction available anywhere;
it is our passion to see you achieve your dreams! Come join our family" Jeremy Horn
& Amir Khillah
Looking for Brazilian JiuJitsu or BJJ ? look no more, join the team with
the highest ranking and most experienced BJJ instructors in Kalamazoo with classes offered
Monday through Thursday. Book yourself for a free into class now.
Are you ready to get in the best shape of your life? do you want to feel confident in any
situation? Come join our exciting mission today, its easy, simply click on "book your-self for
a free trial class" button above, select the group lesson that best fits your schedule and get
ready for a new and improved you!
Class Schedule at a Glance and the process of enrolling
We are proud to offer the most diverse and flexible class schedule in the area. Take a look at the schedule below as well as the program description pages. When you have a good idea of which program is right for you, please use the "book me" section of our website to schedule a trial class. The system will prompt you to actually select a date and time for your trial class. We would love to have you in for a free trial class, but we can only accommodation a certain number of visitors, so please schedule an appointment.