About the Martial Arts Studio
The Sharing of Knowledge
MBMA Karate seeks to enhance the development of our students throughout their entire educational experience. Our staff is made up of a group of talented and creative professionals, who are passionate about providing the best Martial Arts Studio in Brookhaven. We offer the tools and support necessary for our students to reach their full potential. Do you want to learn at our Martial Arts Studio? Get in touch with us today.
We invite you to call or stop in to observe a class. We look forward to answering any questions and sharing with you how MBMA Karate can benefit you and your entire family.
All classes and techniques are taught in a controlled environment with trained instructors to ensure safety and proper direction.
MBMA Karate also offers kickboxing. These classes offer a good cardio workout and muscle conditioning, while offering self-defense techniques.
Our Students Come First
The Way We See It
We respect the individual needs of all our students and believe that with the right guidance and direction, each one can make their dreams come true. Our mission is to educate students in such a way that they create active dialogue between one another, and where they ask tough and profound questions about the topics and their own understanding.
Master Mark P. Baker is the chief instructor and owner of MBMA Karate, Inc., since 2000. He is currently a 7th degree black belt in Universal Systems of Martial Arts organization (USMAO) and a 5th degree black belt in Tang Soo Do, obtaining his Master rank in 2002. He has trained in Tang So Do since 1980. Throughout his career, Master Baker was an experienced tournament competitor and winner in empty hand forms, weapons and sparring.
Master Baker has over 39 years of teaching experience and continues to train regularly in the Martial Arts community and share his knowledge and experience throughout the tri-state area.
Master Baker was awarded "Instructor of the Year in 2013" by Grand Master Alan Cheung. He was inducted into "The United Martial Artist Hall of Fame" in 2013, inducted into "The Philadelphia Historic Martial Arts Hall of Fame" in 2016, and also inducted in to the Society of Black Belts of America "SOBBA" in 2019.
Mon - Thurs 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday - Closed
Saturday 10 am - 1 pm
Sunday - Closed