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U.S. MARTIAL ARTS TRAINING CENTER
(USMATC)
HOUSE OF PAYNE, INC.

Welcome to the U.S. Martial Arts Training Center. Look through our site to see what we offer. Our dedicated, highly qualified staff of instructors are here to help you reach your goals.

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CH. 4 Interview with Grand Master Rhonda Payne and David Chancellor

"I met Rhonda Payne a few years ago. I was impressed with her passion for helping kids, helping others. But at that time, I only knew part of HER story. Here's the rest...and when you get inspired--check out House of Payne, Inc."- David Chancellor

TOUR OF OUR TRAINING CENTER

WHAT WE OFFER

The U.S. Martial Arts Training Center is a Diverse School of Learning for Children, Teens and Adults. Offering a unique children’s curriculum for ages ten and under and a superior training program for teens and adults. The USMATC has been a family friendly environment for empowering our community for over thirty years. U.S. Martial Arts Training Center offers Taekwondo, Judo, Self-Defense and Safety Awareness Training.

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TAEKWONDO

Taekwondo is a Korean style of martial arts emphasizing kicks, punches, and blocks. In Korean, 'tae' means to “strike or break with foot”; 'kwon' means “to strike or break with with fist”; and 'do' means “way”, “method”, or “art”. Loosely translated, Taekwondo reads “the art of the foot and fist.” Strikes with the leg are particularly emphasized because the leg is the longest and strongest weapon (or tool) that a martial artist has. Taekwondo excels at developing students in important physical skills (strength, speed, balance, stamina, and flexibility) and mental skills (discipline, patience, etiquette, respect, and self-confidence).

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JUDO PROGRAM

Judo is a Japanese style of martial arts based on the traditional Ju-Jitsu fighting and self-defense techniques of Japan. Movements involve many different throwing and grappling techniques which include the use of pin-downs on the mat, chokes, arm bars, and escapes. Application of techniques combine timing, balance and off-balancing, direction of movement, and momentum with the use of leverage to achieve greater power against an opponent or (in a self defense situation) an attacker. Judo has been the foundation for numerous military/police combative and defense tactics around the world.

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WOMEN'S ONLY TAEKWONDO AND HAPKIDO

The women’s program was developed for those who prefer to train with other women. This enables us to provide an atmosphere that is comfortable for all participants. Extra emphasis on self-defense and safety awareness is provided in this program. This class is designed and taught by Master Rhonda Payne.

*Currently we are combining our classes and offering co-ed only at this time. 

INTRODUCTORY SPECIAL OFFER

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TAEKWONDO INTRODUCTORY SPECIAL

        $29.95

1 FREE Uniform 

1 Private Lesson

2 Group Classes

Introductory Offer - Taekwondo

The introductory offer comes with a private lesson, 2 group classes, and a free uniform. Private sessions are available M/W/Th. Check our availability for a date & time that works best for you! Child sessions are at 4:30 and teens/adults are at 7:00.

CLASS SCHEDULE

Calendar

8-9 May Stripe Testing

27 - Closed for Memorial Day

We are now offering

NEWS FROM OUR LEADERSHIP TEAM

CPR, Infant CPR, AED, and First Aid Training. The Leadership Team Goes above and beyond to further help our students and keep our training center a safe place to learn! 
~Participants Certified On 22 February 2020~

GRAND MASTER
RHONDA PAYNE

8th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo

8th Dan Black Belt Hapkido

2019 Inductee of Korean Martial Arts Masters Hall of Fame

1988 Inductee of Texas Martial Arts Hall of Fame

Owner of USMATC House of Payne, Inc. Master Payne has been training in martial arts for over 40 years. She’s competed in state, national, and international competitions in sparring, forms, and weapons. She has coached state, national, and international level athletes. She was the first woman to host a Taekwondo tournament in the state of Texas and the first woman to open a Taekwondo school in San Antonio. Master Payne is the author of Get REAL- A Safety Guide for Women and Teen Girls, available on Amazon.

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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS

Continuous learning. Giving back. Being of service to others. These are all goals that we strive to achieve as instructors.

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RAE TRIMBLE

Certified Instructor
4th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo

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JAMES TRIMBLE

Certified Instructor
4th Dan Black Belt Taekwondo

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BRIANA ORTIZ

Certified Instructor
3rd Dan Black Belt Taekwondo

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ILARIA CIELO

Assistant Instructor
1st Dan Black Belt Taekwondo
Green Belt Judo

USMATC PHOTO GALLERY

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USMATC YOUTUBE

U.S. Martial Arts Training Center

Here's our YouTube Channel that has our curriculum on it to practice from home.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC2_BXDUGEcg-b16XdL5jWYQ

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