N2iT Youth Organization is a dynamic company dedicated to providing innovative and high quality Martial Arts throughout North Carolina. We strive to bring only the top teachers in each industry to mentor and develop students and increase their love and understanding of the sport. Each class will put emphasis on proper technique to ensure safety and maximize enjoyment.
Our mission is to see your student’s self-confidence and self-esteem not only improve, but soar, with participation in our program. Attitude, grades, and peer relationships improve dramatically when children are involved in positive activities with great role models. We invite you to become a part of the N2iT family.
MEET OUR MARTIAL ARTS DIRECTOR
Jon Olmsted has been practicing Martial Arts for over thirty-three years, achieving his Black Belt on April 14, 1986. Since then he has progressed through the ranks, achieving his Instructor's Certification on November 14, 1988, his Master's Degree on October 9, 1995, and recently achieving his 7th Degree on July 4, 2014. After receiving his Instructors Certification, he helped his Master run and operate his studio, working with school systems and their students. He then owned and operated his own studio, Jon’s Karate Academy, for 14 years, teaching students from 4-60 years of age. He has trained in eleven styles with many other programs, such as Stanger Danger, Bully Buster, and Safety Awareness. He has been teaching these the special programs to elementary and middle schools, Boy Scouts, and Girl Scouts. He also has taught Martial Arts to special needs children from those that have ADD, ADHD, autism, cerebral palsy, and deafness. His diverse and experienced background make him a perfect fit for N2iT.