Master Roger Quinlan began training in Tang Soo Do in 1986 under Master Ken Herrera. He continues his Tang Soo Do training under Master Pat Johnson and received his 8th degree black belt in July, 2012. He has trained in Aikido, Jiu-Jitsu, Kickboxing, Judo, Krav Maga while continuing his journey in Tang Soo Do.
Mrs. Kelly Quinlan is a 4th degree black belt. She began training at Quartz Hill Karate in 1993 after they opened the studio. She continues her training under the instruction of Master Quinlan and Master Pat Johnson.
Quartz Hill Karate opened it's doors in 1993. We are one of the longest running karate schools in the Antelope Valley. Master Quinlan is a Rotarian and we are members of the Quartz Hill Chamber of Commerce, a leader in the Quartz Hill community and we participate in all community events.
Our students and family members participate in many charity events through-out the year. We pride ourselves on not only teaching karate, but also instilling the importance of helping others.