SERVING OLNEY, SANDY SPRING, ROCKVILLE, NORTH BETHESDA & GAITHERSBURG COMMUNITIES
About the Schools
Master Method Karate is a positive, family-centered environment built on the principle of helping people create happy, balanced and healthy lives.
Our martial arts school offers exciting, energetic and fun-filled programs for the entire family, with leadership and martial arts classes from TWO YEARS TO ADULTS! Every class is designed for each group’s age and abilities. From our karate classes for kids, to our adult programs, to our fitness kickboxing classes, success seminars and Zumba classes, we are a martial arts school that offers a positive, life-building experience for people of all ages.
What We Believe
At Master Method Karate, when practicing martial arts we believe a student’s greatest accomplishment is creating balance, harmony and achievement in all aspects of life. The martial arts techniques we use to develop physical abilities are also tools to be applied as life lessons. Attitude, self-discipline, perseverance, humility, kindness, respect, and self-confidence are just a few of the important lessons we share. We teach concepts such as: “If you BELIEVE, you will ACHIEVE.” More importantly, we show you HOW to achieve. Our martial arts principles of positivity are taught throughout the academy programs to students of all ages — how to create your own success and live the best life possible.
About Online classes
These are unprecedented times, and at Master Method Karate we understand that staying home for a long period of time with your kids can become somewhat of a challenge. There's only so much fun and exciting activities to do around the house that are healthy and safe!
That's why we wanted to provide our community with the perfect solution.
Our MMK Students have been training virtually through live streaming and they are absolutely loving it. Why not open up this new and exciting program to the families of our community?
It’s the perfect opportunity for the whole family to bond and train together.
About GRANDMASTER MARCO SIES
Grandmaster Marco Sies, founder of The Master Method Academy and his award winning Leadership and Martial Arts Classes and Programs, Uchudo International Martial Arts Federation and the World Champion Success Systems, is a 7-time world champion, 10th degree black belt martial arts grandmaster, author of the book – The Master Method, host of the television program The Master Method, business owner, educator, and entrepreneur. He has developed award-winning educational programs, volunteers his time to public school partnerships, and currently continues to manage his businesses and advise organizations internationally.
Grandmaster Marco Sies’ diverse professional martial arts career has spanned over 30 years, and in addition to his seven world championships he has master rankings, grandmaster rankings, and intensive training in disciplines including Taekwondo, Karate, Hapkido, Tang Soo Do, Goju Ryu, Shotokan, Kyokushin, Aido, professional kickboxing and Thai boxing, and professional boxing. In addition, Master Marco has been honored with three-time Hall of Fame inductions:
2002: Legend in Kickboxing Hall of Fame award, presented by Karate World Ratings
2008: Master Instructor of the Year award, presented by Grandmaster Aaron Banks and the World Professional Martial Arts Association at Madison Square Garden
2013: International Hall of Fame Outstanding Martial Arts Leader Award presented by Grandmaster Y.K. Kim and Martial Arts World in Orlando, Florida.