About CKO Kickboxing

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At CKO Kickboxing, get ready to burn fat, reduce stress and tone up by punching and kicking real heavy bags. Fitness Kickboxing is the number one fat-burning, cardio exercise, with up to 1,200 calories burned during a one hour class. Our fun and engaging group fitness classes keep the punches and kicks basic to focus on the fitness aspect of your workout. Since our kickboxing classes are for both beginner and advanced levels, each member can work out at their own pace. At CKO Kickboxing, REAL PEOPLE use REAL HEAVY BAGS to get REAL RESULTS.

CKO Kickboxing was originally formed in Hoboken, NJ as “Take It To The Max” in November, 1997 by Joseph Andreula. Joseph designed and created the intense workout, which was the first of its kind. CKO became so popular in Hoboken, that by 2004, nine additional locations opened throughout NJ and NY. In the summer of 2005, CKO opened the doors to its second Hoboken gym and today has over 65 locations! CKO has a massive army of devoted followers and has been recognized in countless national fitness magazines and television programs such as NBC’s The Today Show. Become a part of the revolution that is CKO KICKBOXING and Get Addicted to Fitness!

About Us

AT CKO Kickboxing, we help the everyday person lose weight by burning fat and toning muscle all while having a fun, dynamic, one-hour class!

Cardio-Kickboxing – CKO is one of the fastest growing fitness workouts because of how effective a one hour class that incorporates real kickboxing moves on a heavy-bag can be!

Focused Training – A CKO Kickboxing class is like having your own personal trainer in a group class setting because you get to go at your own pace with your own heavy-bag while the trainer calls out a mixture of effective combinations and callisthenic drills!

Results-Driven – At CKO Kickboxing, you set the goal and we help you reach it! Whether you want to lose ten pounds or fifty, we will guide you through the process and help you have fun with our CKO Community along the way!



Due to popular demand, some CKO Kickboxing clubs offer group, co-ed, children’s kickboxing classes. Please inquire with your local CKO Kickboxing club to see if the classes are available, and let your voice be heard.

We offer our 10 Week Challenge Program at different times of the year. Once signed up as a prospect in our system, you will be notified whenever the program is offered.

All of our locations are individually owned and operated. Depending on the market, it can range anywhere from $5 – $20 to take a class in another gym.

We have many different programs available. Once you have completed your trial class, one of our representatives will go over different pricing options.