JKS was developed in 1987. Its founder James Monette has been training since 1968. Teaching martial arts since 1982 James Monette decided to start a full time school in 1990. JKS has grown into the largest and most respected martial arts school on the West Island teaching by far one of the most effective self-defense martial arts in the world as well as one of the top teams in Canada in Boxing,Kickboxing,Bjj and MMA.
I am spreading the word to all my friends and their friends on how ABSOLUTLY AMAZING JKS is.
As a psychologist, I recommend JKS classes to anyone who is looking for a challenge that will help them grow and to anyone who wishes to confront shyness, proximity, inhibition, or trust issues.
I can honestly say that joining JKS was one of the top three best decisions I have ever made in my life.
My son Loves it, he is happier, calmer, and more confident after a class. Thank you to all the great teachers and friendly employees.
" Its on of the best things I’ve ever done for myself."
"JKS will show you strengths you never knew you had."
"Since I joined I feel so much more empowered and full of energy."
"Its the only form of excercise I’ve ever stuck with and it got me into great shape."
"I’d only wish I’d joined earlier."
"its so much fun, I’m getting fit and everyone is so friendly."
Professional & Outstanding ideas of our passionate team makes us unique in every sense.
Shihan James Monette
Experience: Since 1968
Founder of the JKS Streetwise Karate Style
Shihan James Monette started training in boxing in 1968. He has competed in Kickboxing, Thai Boxing, Savate, Full contact Karate, Judo, Wrestling and Grappling. He has hundreds of competitive matches combined in all the disciplines.
He is one of the most experienced coaches in Quebec and has developed some of the top amateur competitors in Canada.
Sensei Jesse Monette
Experience: Started 1996
Black Belt JKS STREETWISE KARATE
Blue Belt JIU JITSU
Competes in: Boxing, Muay Thai, Grappling, BJJ,MMA
Jesse James Monette has been training since 1996. He continues to compete and train in all the arts.
Coach James Levasseur
Training Boxing Since: 2003
James competed on the highest level in amature boxing in Quebec.
He has become one of the top boxing coaches in Quebec.
Devon has been training Martial Arts since he was 8 years old and teaching it for the past 7 years.
He is a very experienced instructor and due to his exceptional patience he specialzes in teaching our Little Ninjas and Pee Wee classes.
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