Tony Coladangelo is our head coach and instructor for Kenpo at Emeth. Tony is passionate about training students in discipline and the art of Kenpo. He hopes that their involvement in it will not just be a hobby, but something that will change all areas of their life for the better.
Tony has been involved in Martial Arts for 19 years. He began with private training in Kung Fu in 1993, and then joined a Kenpo school in 1995. In 1997 Tony began competing. In 1999, Tony achieved first place in Ohio in Empty Hands Kata, and ranked third in the country! In 2000, Tony was first place in the state again with a national ranking of fifth. He also placed first that year in the self defense competition. In 2001, Tony was 2nd in the state of Ohio, and in 2002 Tony received an invitation to World Championships in Dublin, Ireland.
Tony has been teaching Kenpo for over 10 years. He was awarded his 3rd degree Black Belt in 2014.