The Edge Martial Arts & Fitness - American Karate - Mixed Martial Arts training - Stillwater, MN
Watch us on YoutubeLike us on Facebook Thinking about joining? Start Here. Member Login Follow us on Twitter

   
 
   

Master Nathan Thorn


7th Degree Black Belt - World Champion

   

Master Thorn has been helping around a Karate School since he was just a young 1st degree Black Belt and was teaching classes by age 15. Along with teaching Thorn currently runs a very successful competition team which has claimed many Top positions on the regional circuit.

Past Awards members of Team Edge has achieved include


  • Top Mens Overall Black Belt Fighter

  • Top Mens 30-39 Overall Black Belt Fighter

  • Top Mens 50 & Up Black Belt Fighter Twice

  • Top Women's Overall Competitor under Black Belt

  • Top Mens Overall Competitor Under Black Belt

  • Numerous Minnesota State Champions (N.C.K.A. & M.B.B.L.)

  • Top Girls Overall Competitor Under Black Belt 12-17

  • Top Competitor in every Youth Black Belt Forms Division in same year

  • W.B.B.L. Top Rated Mens Overall Black Belt Fighter

  • N.A.S.K.A. World Champions

  • W.K.C. World Champions


Interesting Facts:



  • Thorn's performance team performed on field at a MN Swarm Game in front of 15,000 fans.

  • Thorn has been teaching Full Time since 1999 has taught over 20,000 lessons in his teaching career. 


  • In 2012, Thorn became one of the youngest 7th Degree Black Belts ever promoted.


Competition Experience:



  • Thorn is the most accomplished Martial Artist in the St. Croix Valley by far. 2014 Thorn won a WKC National Title as well as WKC World Champion Title in Dublin, Ireland.

  • In 2011 Thorn won a N.A.S.K.A. World Champion Title and W.B.B.L. Fighting Title

  • On the N.C.K.A. Regional Circuit Thorn is the only competitor to have won Sparring Grand Champion, Forms Grand Champion and Tag Team Sparring in the same tournament.

  • Thorn has won over 50 Grand Champion titles.

  SEND Master Thorn A MESSAGE



Started
1987
1st Degree
1991
2nd Degree
1994
3rd Degree
1997
4th Degree
2003
5th Degree
2005
6th Degree
2008
7th Degree
2012
 





“I personally received karate training from Master Thorn and enjoyed it and benefited so much from it that I encouraged my daughter to join when she became old enough, only to learn of a whole new level of value in the form of encouraging good behavior and discipline with my child. Master Thorn really knows karate and how to relate that to people of all ages!”
“Master Thorn is a great teacher of his art and his reputation for quality is second to none. My 5 year old son went to the Edge Martial Arts to experience Karate. He had a blast learning Karate but also Respect, Responsibility, Dedication, and Discipline. Two thumbs up for Master Thorn!!!”
Send us your question:
How should we contact you?
Name:
Phone:
Comment / Question:
Add me to your mailing list:
Share This Page Know someone who could benefit from what you've seen?
Share on Facebook

 
 
     



The Edge Martial Arts
1654 Market Drive
Stillwater, MN 55082
Phone: 6513517750
Fax: 651.351.7760
Email: Info@EdgeMN.com

Become a Fan on Facebook
 
The Edge Martial Arts - American Karate Training in Stillwater, MN under Master Nathan Thorn Lil Dragons - 4 to 6 year olds Kids Martial Arts Program - 7 to 12 Year Olds Teen Martial Arts Program - 13 to 17 Year Olds Adult Martial Arts Program - 18 & Up