Mr. Andrew Kranich has been training and teaching in the Martial Arts world for over 10 years and is a Second Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo.  He is ranked nationally through the AAU organization, as well as through the Kukkiwon Headquarters in Korea. Instructor Kranich has also trained in other disciplines as well, including Haganah, Krav Maga, Qigong Kung Fu, Northern Shaolin Kung Fu, and Baguazhang. 

Instructor Kranich has spent most of his time training under Master Andrew Trento (4th Dan Taekwondo), in Rochelle Park, N.J. In 2013, he attended the AAU’s National Tournament in Fort Lauderdale, Florida and was awarded 4th in the nation for his division in Olympic Taekwondo Sparring. He is looking forward to making a positive impact in the community and is passionate about all aspects of teaching. 

Throughout the years, Mr. Kranich has obtained a plethora of experience and knowledge of how to help situations on, and off the mats. Teaching has become one of Mr. Kranich’s passions.  As Mr. Kranich says, “Martial Arts is not just kicking and punching, or a system to defend yourself, it is a way of living. Teaching others how a Martial Artist lives, is my duty as an Instructor.  My hope is that I can make whoever I teach, as passionate about it as I am”. 

2:00pm - 3:00pm

Andrew Kranich's Bio

Martial Arts is about far more than kicking, punching and karate workouts. From kids to adults, from beginners to experts, from karate, to kickboxing and much more - our class includes a core focus on building confidence, staying safe, and developing character. Our class offers a traditional Korean martial arts. Incorporating elements of Tang Soo Do, Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido, the system provides the opportunity to develop a potent blend of strength, flexibility, coordination, and balance, while learning effective and proven self-defense techniques

Martial Arts

Bergen County Wellness Festival , The Hermitage, HoHokus, NJ


When: October 17th, 2015, 10am - 4pm

Where: The Hermitage, HoHoKus, NJ




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