Grandmaster Art Beins

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10th Degree Black Belt, President of United States Black Cat Kenpo Karate Federation. Master Beins started his training at the age of 13 under Master Raymond Gay in Lakehurst, New Jersey. During this time when he wasn’t studying the martial arts he was wrestling at Howell High School where he became one of the top wrestlers in the schools history and finishing 2nd in the NJ State High School Wrestling Championships. Furthering his wrestling career he became the 1973 NJ State College 158-pound Champion and finished 6th in the Nationals. Since then he has hosted his own cable TV show Karate & You, which ran for over eight years. He has also been inducted into seven Halls of Fame and was the 1997 assistant karate coach for TEAM USA.

Multi-Style Martial Arts Athlete

  • Kenpo
  • Tae Kwon Do Moo Duk Kwan
  • Kickboxing
  • Jujutsu
  • Collegiate Wrestling & more

Tournament & Ring Record

  • 1980 Kick Promotions Cruiserweight Full-Contact Kickboxing Champion

Special Acknowledgments

  • 1997 Instructor of the Year International Martial Arts Association
  • Hosted Cable TV’s Karate & You
  • Karate School of the Year World Family Sokeship
  • Howell Twp Man of the Year Year
  • Assistant Karate Coach for TEAM USA

Personal thoughts

  • The biggest obstacle in life is Yourself. Overcome it, and you will achieve the greatest accomplishment of all. Art Beins 1982