Joshu Mike Trizano Promoted To Sensei

Sensei Mike Trizano Promotion at Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts

Congratulations to Mike Trizano for earning his promotion to Sensei! Mike’s Start Mike “The Lone Wolf” Trizano started his training with Tiger Schulmann’s in Summer of 2009. At 17, he always a decent athlete who loved football and baseball, but his Dad said he didn’t have faith in his discipline and reluctantly signed him up. […]

Nissim Levy & Lyman Good Promoted To 3rd-Degree Sensei

Four MMA fighters posing at Tiger Schulmann's gym

Congratulations to Sensei Levy & Good on earning their promotion! The Story of Nissam Nissim Levy was a kid on the wrong path. He would get into fights at school, small trouble in the neighborhood  and his future wasn’t looking good. His reputation preceded him. He was a tough kid, but a good kid; everyone […]

Matt Castillo Earns Sensei Promotion

Four MMA fighters posing at Tiger Schulmann's gym

Congratulations to Matt Castillo on his promotion to Sensei!  Sensei’s Beginning Matt is a great example of growth within the Tiger Schulmann’s family. He originally came in to spar on weekends,  with little boxing experience and quickly saw that TSMA was a perfect fit for him.  At one point he in his life he was […]

Fight Like a Girl – A Short Film by Jillian Rivera

Girl punches a red punching bag

“Fight Like a Girl” is a short 5-minute documentary about how several women in the organization use martial arts as a form of empowerment and as an escape from sexual assault. These women include Sensei Munah Holland (TSMA North Plainfield), Nicole Tuminski (TSMA Englewood), Naima El Jaouhari (TSMA Chelsea), Lauren Fish (TSMA New Windsor), Sophia […]

Congratulations to our New Black Belts – 11/08/2015 – Elmwood Park, NJ

Black martial arts Belt

  Black Belts – 011/08/2015 – Elmwood Park, NJ     Jr Black Belt 15 y/o & under School Last Name First Name Degree ASTORIA Mirabella Sophia 1ST BAY RIDGE Cruz Pedro 1ST BAY RIDGE Cuautle Jessica 1ST BAY RIDGE Rios Giovanni 1ST BETHLEHEM Nemetz Owen 1ST BRICK Dippolito Julian 1ST CHALFONT Moskowitz Jack 1ST […]

Tiger Schulmann’s – Kids Martial Arts Commercial – Lights Out

Two Girls in the Park arguing with other two watching

[youtube id=”A1iNniYsGWM” align=”center” mode=”normal” autoplay=”no” maxwidth=”560″]   This is the third installment in the “Nothing Else is Tiger Schulmann’s” kids martial arts commercial series. This commercial focuses on a bullying situation that kids often face. Almost all children face a form verbal bullying, in this particular case someone is starting rumors about a young girl.  Verbal bullying is usually the […]

Tiger Schulmann’s – Kids Martial Arts Commercial – The Ponytail

[youtube id=”n-lDmbtaTRk” align=”center” mode=”normal” autoplay=”no” maxwidth=”560″] The second installment in the “Nothing Else is Tiger Schulmann’s” kids martial arts commercial series focuses on a typical bullying scenario among young girls either after school or during recess. While both ballet and dance are highly respectable forms of art, offering a number of benefits and skills for children, […]

Tiger Schulmann’s – Kids Martial Arts Commercial – The Playground

This summer over 80 Tiger Schulmann’s students participated in the filming of a new kids martial arts commercial series. These new commercials will be airing regularly on TV for the 2015 back to school season. The Best Martial Arts for Kids program around! The main focus of these commercials is “Nothing Else is Tiger Schulmann’s”. […]

Benefits of Mixed Martial Arts

A Woman in white tank top Punching a bag at Tiger Schulmann's East Brunswick

There are many advantages of practicing martial arts, both mental and physical! Below, we take a closer look at the benefits of Mixed Martial Arts: Easy to follow One major downside to joining a gym is that you may not know what to do. It can be both intimidating and dangerous. Tiger Schulmann’s Mixed Martial […]

Tiger Schulmann’s: About Us!

Sitting MMA group with three instructors at Tiger Schulmann's Martial Arts

Founded by Tiger Schulmann himself, we first began offering a variety of martial arts classes to men, women and children of all ages in 1984. The primary focus was karate, but with kickboxing and mixed martial arts added in. After achieving great success in his personal life, Tiger devoted himself to giving back by teaching others about the […]