top of page

Master Marcal



Master Marcal Lazenby is the owner and Chief Instructor at Atlanta Martial Arts Academy. 


Master Marcal has been actively involved in martial arts for over 40 years as a competitor and teacher.  He is a 8th degree Black Belt and has won ten World Championships.  Known for his deadly backlist and the tag line "Hand Down, Man Down", intense training regimen, his talents have been featured on ESPN and on Good Day Atlanta.  

Master Marcal is also the founder and coach of Team ATL, a national karate team that has won numerous national and world Championships.  


Jermond Wiggins

Karate Master

Jermond Wiggins  is the office manager and an instructor at Atlanta Martial Arts Academy.

Affectionately known as Sensei J, Jermond is a 3 time Karate World Champion that has been practicing for over 25 years.  Originally from Detroit, Michigan,  Sensei Jermond is a 4th degree Black Belt earned under the legendary instructor,  Master Richard Plowden.  

Sensei J earned a Bachelors Degree from Michigan State University. His favorite quote is " Only in the dictionary success come before work!" 


Chenise Lazenby

Sensei Chenise Lazenby is an instructor at Atlanta Martial Arts Academy. She has been a martial artist for 20 years.  Sensei Che  is a 3rd degree  Black Belt.

Tobias Brown


Tobias Brown  is a student instructor at Atlanta Martial Arts Academy. 


is a 1st degree black belt who has been a student at Atlanta Martial Arts Academy for 7 years.He is known for his  amazing backlist!

Tobias is a high school student at  Chapel Hill High School.  Outside of karate, he enjoys basketball, art/fashion. In the future,  Tobias hopes to pursue a career in graphic design. 

bottom of page