JKS was developed in 1987. Its founder James Monette had been training since 1968. His background by that time was extensive. Teaching martial arts part time 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. JKS is also know for their boxing, kickboxing,mma and Juijitsu classes. JKS has been a leader in all these sports in Montreal for 25 years.