About Us

Bringing Alton together

We come together to train together, sharing high quality martial arts instruction with the community of Alton.

Committed to providing a safe and friendly environment, we care about the details. Premium mats. Great lighting and an open atmosphere for learning. Consistent oversight to ensure proper technique throughout every class. We are a group of professionals who take martial arts very seriously, and we cherish the opportunity to work with every member.

Our Team

Our expert instructors are extremely passionated about sharing their wealth of martial arts and fitness knowledge with the community.
ADAM MARBURGER
ADAM MARBURGER

Owner / Jiu Jitsu Instructor

Top BJJ Competitor

APRIL MARBURGER
APRIL MARBURGER

Owner / General Manager

CORT WAHLE
CORT WAHLE

Kickboxing / Kids Martial Arts Instructor

Taekwondo Black Belt & Top Martial Arts Competitor

GINNY YOST
GINNY YOST

Cardio Kickboxing Instructor

Taekwondo Black Belt

GEORGE STANICH
GEORGE STANICH

Judo / Kids Martial Arts Instructor

World-class 7th Dan Judoka

JACOB SHERER DC
JACOB SHERER DC

Team Chiropractor

What the community says

A top notch facility bringing all that martial arts has to offer to the Alton area, and it’s run by great people too!

Jordan D.
Jordan D.
MMA Fighter

Alton Family Martial Arts is the place to go if you are looking for a great team, camaraderie, knowledgeable martial arts environment…This is definitely the place to be!

Scott V.
Scott V.

I was intimidated by some other martial arts places, but that was not at all the case with Adam and his crew. If you are looking for a FAMILY oriented place to work out and have a great time with some of the best around, this is it!

Michelle D.
Michelle D.

Adam Marburger has been a student of the martial arts most of his life and has a true passion for both learning and helping others. He has competed all over the nation and brings a wealth of experience to the Alton area. Come experience all the life-changing benefits that the martial arts offer!!

Kyle W.
Kyle W.
IBJJF Black Belt

I did my first workout in 15 years the outer day . I enjoyed the workout , the gym and the instructor. This gym made me feel as I was part of the family as soon as I walked in the door. I look forward to tomorrow workout . I feel better than I have in years .

Lance A.
Lance A.

This is definitely the place to train if you live in the Riverbend area!

Josh M.
Josh M.
Jiu Jitsu Purple Belt

Love this family and love what they are bringing to the community! God is good!

Brian Z.
Brian Z.

Definitely one of the best around if you’re looking to build confidence and get into great shape this is the place to be, it’s definitely a life changer and you can’t beat the atmosphere or the coaches!! Alton Family Martial Art & Fitness you guys knocked it out of the park!!

Brad G.
Brad G.