Monique so cherished the positive influence that karate has had in her life that she wanted more women and girls to experience it. “Females are the minority in most karate schools, so my goal was to create a different experience, a comfortable and supportive place to train.”Read More
Master Monique Washington-Jones; 6th degree black belt, has over 25 years martial arts experience. She is the owner/head instructor of the area’s only female martial arts academy and trains hundreds of students per year.Read More
She loves the fact that the class is all girls, giving her a chance to really be herself. The girls with advanced belts in the class serve as excellent role models. What I love about her karate class is that it is not just a karate class, it is a social, cultural, and academic empowerment group!