Our Facility and Amenities

The Northshore Academy of Martial Arts Located on Peterson Rd just west of Milwaukee Ave in Libertyville, Illinois. An easy drive from anywhere in or near Lake County, Illinois. Click here for directions and map.

At The Northshore Academy of Martial Arts, our focus has… and will always be… Premium Martial Arts Instruction coupled with the best in Character Development. We are proud to say that our school is one of the finest and best-equipped martial arts dojos in the Chicagoland area. Here are just a few highlights of our Martial Arts Facility and Amenities:

  • Nearly 6000 Square foot facility – has 30 foot High Ceilings, commercial air conditioning and heating with convenient and ample private parking with comfortable wheelchair accessibility
  • Enjoy our Free Wi-Fi, Coffee and Tea – High Speed Wireless Internet Access is available at all times. Free Gourmet Coffee and Tea is also available to Students, Family and Guests while a variety of snacks, juice and other refreshments are available for purchase
  • A JKD Foundation – Our Libertyville martial arts facility provides students with a professional training surface for safe, reality-based training while our students utilize the same types of tools and equipment that were used by the founder of Jeet Kune Do (JKD), the legendary Bruce Lee
  • Wall to Wall Premium Zebra Pro Grade Mats – with no obstruction or poles in the way – Our Mats are double padded and nearly 2 inches thick – dense enough for standing and kicking, yet soft enough for practicing take downs, grappling and ground related self-defense techniques
  • We have over 30 feet of wall mirror – Great for promoting proper body mechanics while mastering form and technique
  • Spacious waiting area – is clean, comfortable and allows you to watch as students train or socialize with others. A closed circuit television is also conveniently located away from the main training area for your viewing
  • Spectator / Family Viewing Area – Almost 30 feet of Stadium Seating viewing space with high ceilings – Comfortable for parents, siblings, family and friends. Perfect for viewing & taking photos of your child’s Martial Arts Classes, Testing & Watching Northshore Academy of Martial Arts Events and Seminars
  • Pro Grade Equipment – Our Martial Arts Training area is outfitted with the best Martial Arts equipment and loaner gear for every level of student ( Kids, Youth, Teen and Adults ) – Heavy bags for strength training, small target bags for focus and speed training, head and body gear for safe and effective sparring, handheld focusing pads for kicking and punching, large size strength & speed-training shields, mini accuracy-training shields, free weights, kettlebells, strength training equipment and more
  • Comfortable Office – for you to meet with Sensei Marc and other NSA instructors to discuss your child’s development and progress
  • NSA Merchandise – section and showcases stocked with many training related items including gear, uniforms, weapons, dvds, books and more
  • Impeccably Clean – We take pride in our school being clean, well-organized, safe and professionally staffed at all times. In addition to our daily cleaning routine for mats, equipment and bathrooms, we utilize advanced-technology virus and bacteria-killing systems