Sensei Nick Merchant was born in Brooklyn in 1976. He graduated with honors SUNY Albany in 1998, Majored in English with a Minor in Psychology and Japanese Language. After college he started teaching English for the NYC School system where he has coached everything from poetry to volleyball to other teachers. Nick has always had a lifelong appreciation of Martial Arts ever since his father took him to see kung fu movies in old Times Square. When Nick found our Training Center, it was a perfect fit. Having excelled in Krav Maga as a student, it was only a matter of time before he became a certified Krav Maga Instructor. He loves teaching self-defense and enjoys expanding his Martial Arts knowledge.
2014 Certified Krav Maga Instructor