Kris Kembel is the Lead Instructor of Momentum Martial Arts, and in Karate classes you’ll hear him being called Sifu Kris.
Our Sport Kickboxing, Kenpo Karate, and Krav Maga classes are all instructed by Kris Kembel, who is a former WKA champion kickboxer and 2nd degree Black Belt in Yi-Tsung Shaolin Kenpo.
Kris has been studying martial arts since the age of 5, studying Yi-Tsung Shaolin Kenpo since the age of 12, and he’s been kickboxing since he was 14. He has competed nationally and internationally, and won regional, provincial, and national championships in both Karate and kickboxing. Kris received his black belt under Master Dave Friedrick in 2001, and operates Momentum Martial Arts under his guidance.