Established in 1987 American Academies of Martial Arts (AAMA) was founded by Mr. Mark Goblowsky in Bellevue, Nebraska in October of 1987 and is one of the longest operating martial arts facilities in the region. Over the years, AAMA has always attracted the best in students and staff teaching up to 600 students in a single location. Through the years AAMA has developed committed and passionate students and staff. Training is serious, but done in a healthy, balanced manner. AAMA has always kept its focus on developing students who are confident, capable and compassionate across the age spectrum from toddlers to octogenarians.