About Us

About Us

Martial Arts & Taekwondo Classes in Albany, NY

Guilderland Martial Arts is committed to providing families with the opportunity to learn martial arts in a friendly, fun atmosphere where they can become confident without being afraid to try.

Many people find martial arts & self defense classes intimidating and often shy away, even though they have a strong desire to explore it. Martial arts is best taught and learned in a fun and reassuring environment. Our goal is to provide just that environment.


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Meet Master Rice

Master Robert Rice has been a martial arts instructor since 1989 and holds a fifth-degree black belt in Taekwondo. His instructive experience includes running a successful Taekwondo after school program and summer camp, coaching soccer, offering music lessons, math tutoring and more than 21 years of teaching experience in New York and Istanbul, Turkey. Presently, he is also teaching math at Guilderland High School.

Master Rice resides in Guilderland with his wife and three boys. He is very proud of his family’s achievements in the study of Taekwondo. His wife and three boys also all hold black belts. They have trained together for many years in a family Taekwondo program.

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