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Connect with our award-winning team to grab one of only 30 spots. We have innovative program options for pandemic-responsible training.

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Erin Leigh Bullen reviewed Elite Martial Arts
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It's all about heart here! The team at Elite is 100% dedicated to the success and comfort of their students and instructors. You could find a few other places just as committed but surely not more so. Lori puts everything she's got into making this studio outstanding!

Janel Post reviewed Elite Martial Arts
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My boys have been part of the EMA family for 5 years. I have seen many positive changes in them over the years. They are respectful, hardworking & self confident. The instructors have been wonderful role models for them. If you are considering a martial arts program for your child you will not be disappointed with EMA!

Sabrina Rose reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

Can't say enough wonderful things about this place and the instructors. They really care about the kids. It is amazing to watch the students grow and develop self confidence, self esteem and self control. The school offers plenty of additional seminars and programs, like self defense, parents night out, guest instructors and after school care. It's worth looking into.

Jen Lorenzo-Ward reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

I absolutely love this school. The instructors are as nice as can be and are extremely helpful. I feel comfortable in the environment and would highly recommend this school to anyone!!!! My daughter loves coming and cannot stop talking about how much fun she has at karate and she is only 3 1/2

David Martinek reviewed Elite Martial Arts
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This is a great place! My son couldn't find a sport he thoroughly enjoyed until joining this team. He's a great kid to begin with and I didn't think his attitude could get any better but Elite Martial Arts has helped making him more disciplined and helpful at home. He looks forward to karate each and every week. The staff and teachers are fantastic, friendly and make everyone feel like a part of the Martial Arts family. There are great games, activities for everyone!

Kristen Szabo Steidl reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

My daughter who just turned 7 was very nervous about starting Karate ...but Sensai David, Lori & her instructor Mike, put her IMMEDIATELY at ease! I was in awe seeing how patient they all are with kids & of all ages! She's been going for a few months 2x/wk & has learned more than just Karate... determination, honor, dedication, respect & commitment. Her instructor Mike's amazing! I'd also recommend birthday parties there, as my daughter just has hers & I've never seen kids have more fun, as her instructor Mike is phenomenal & they all had a blast! Thank you David & Mike, as Taylor truly loves it there!! You guys are A+++ in my book!

Angel Espada reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

I absolutely love this dojo! It has been such a joy to be able to participate in a class where I learn true martial arts and incredible techniques, as well as become part of the family through all of our activities. I've been in the dojo for a few years and it is by far my favorite I have ever been to and thanks to my Elite Martial Arts family, I am more determined than ever to persevere through any obstacle and keep my principles and dreams alive and strong! My life has been changed thanks to this wonderful place and I'm so grateful to be considered an EMA family member and I'll always love this remarkable martial arts school!

Kathy Tessadri reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

My son has serious attitude and anger problems and so I put him in the after school program after hearing great things on how patient and consistant the instructors are. He's doing great there and I feel like they are definitely part of the parenting team now instead of just a place to watch my child.
I have another child with no attitude issues and she loves it! She loves the structure of karate, how they don't yell like the last after-school place she went, and the fun games they play. It has added to her confidence and she's doing great.

Stacie Martinek reviewed Elite Martial Arts
via Facebook

Devyn has been a part of the Elite Martial Arts family for about 9 months. In that 9 months he has graduated up to an orange belt from starting with a white belt. We are so thankful we found Elite Martial Arts, this is the first extra circular activity that he has joined and stuck with because he has so much fun while doing it. He is learning so much about karate and self defense. All of the instructors are amazing!! We also love that you have extra fun events like buddy night, theme weeks and parents night out. I highly recommend you to check out EMA if you are looking for something fun for your child. They also work on building your child to be a better all around person with working on self discipline, helping out at home and mannerisms. If I could give 10 stars I would!!! Keep up the great work EMA!!!

Karene Cary reviewed Elite Martial Arts
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Everyone at Elite Martial Arts is amazing, from the owners to the instructors to the staff. We love Elite, and there are so many wonderful things that my family and I can say about it. This is a family place, and there is something for everyone. You are never a number at Elite. Everyone there knows your name and has an invested interest in your progress. If you have ever thought about martial arts for you or someone in your family then you have to give Elite Martial Arts a try!

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Privacy Policy

Effective Date: Jun 2021

This Privacy Statement applies to rockawaykarate.com owned and operated by Elite Martial Arts. This Privacy Statement describes how we collect and use the information, which may include personal data, you provide on our website: rockawaykarate.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal data and how you can access and update this data.

Data Collection

The types of personal data that we collect include:

  • Your first name, last name, email address, phone number, and home address;
  • Credit card details (type of card, credit card number, name on card, expiration date, and security code);
  • Student data, including class dates, clothing sizes, gender identification, special requests made, observations about your service preferences;
  • Data you provide regarding your marketing preferences or in the course of participating in surveys, contests, or promotional offers;

You may always choose what personal data (if any) you want to provide to us. However, if you choose not to provide certain details, some of your transactions with us may be impacted.

Data We Collect Automatically

When using our website, we also collect information automatically, some of which may be personal data. This includes data such as language settings, IP address, location, device settings, device OS, log information, time of usage, URL requested, status report, user agent (information about the browser version), operating system, result (viewer), browsing history, user Booking ID, and type of data viewed. We may also collect data automatically through cookies. For information on how we use cookies, click here.

Processing Purposes

We use your personal data for the following purposes:

  1. Reservations: We use your personal data to complete and administer your online request.
  2. Customer Service: We use your personal data to provide customer service.
  3. Guest Reviews: We may use your contact data to invite you by email to write a visitor review after your visit. This can help other visitors to pick the courses that suits them best. If you submit a guest review, your review may be published on our website.
  4. Marketing Activities: We also use your data for marketing activities, as permitted by law. Where we use your personal data for direct marketing purposes (e.g. commercial newsletters and marketing communications on new products and services or other offers we think may be of interest to you), we include an unsubscribe link that you can use if you do not want us to send messages in the future.
  5. Other Communications: There may be other times when we contact you by email, mail, phone, or texting, depending on the contact data you share with us. There could be a number of reasons for this:
    1. We may need to respond to and handle requests you've made.
  6. Analytics, Improvements, and Research: We use personal data to conduct research and analysis. We may involve a third party to do this on our behalf. We may share or disclose the results of such research (including to third-parties) in anonymous, aggregated form. We use your personal data for analytical purposes to improve our services, enhance the user experience, and improve the functionality and quality of our online fitness services.
  7. Security, Fraud Detection, and Prevention: We use the information, which may include personal data, in order to prevent fraud and other illegal or infringing activities. We also use this information to investigate and detect fraud. We can use personal data for risk assessment and security purposes, including the authentication of users. For these purposes, personal data may be shared with third parties, such as law enforcement authorities as permitted by applicable law and external advisers.
  8. Legal and Compliance: In certain cases, we need to use the information provided, which may include personal data, to handle and resolve legal disputes or complaints, for regulatory investigations and compliance, or to enforce agreement(s), or to comply with lawful requests from law enforcement insofar as it is required by law. If we use automated means to process personal data which produces legal effects or significantly affects you, we will implement suitable measures to safeguard your rights and freedoms, including the right to obtain human intervention.

Legal Bases

  • In view of purposes A and B, we rely on the performance of a contract: The use of your data may be necessary to perform the contract that you have with us. For example, if you use our services to make an online request, we will use your data to carry out our obligation to complete and administer that request under the contract that we have with you.
  • In view of purposes C - H, we rely on its legitimate interests: We use your data for our legitimate interests, such as providing you with the best appropriate content for the website, emails, and newsletters to improve and promote our products, services, and the content on our website, as well as for administrative, fraud detection, and legal purposes. When using personal data to serve our legitimate interests, we will always balance your rights and interests in the protection of your information against our rights and interests.
  • In respect of purpose H, we also rely, where applicable, on our obligation to comply with applicable law.
  • Where needed under applicable law, we will obtain your consent prior to processing your personal data for direct marketing purposes.

If needed in accordance with applicable law, we will ask for your consent. You can withdraw your consent anytime by contacting us at any of the addresses at the end of this Privacy Statement.

If you want to object to the processing set out under C-F and there's no opt-out mechanism available to you directly (e.g. in your account settings), to the extent applicable, please contact team@rockawaykarate.com.

Data Sharing

  • MarketMuscles.com: We've teamed up with MarketMuscles, LLC. (www.marketmuscles.com) (hereafter MarketMuscles) to offer you our online request services. While we provide the content to this website and you make a request directly with us, the requests are processed through MarketMuscles.com. The information you enter into this website will therefore also be shared with MarketMuscles.com and its affiliates. This information may include personal data including your name, your contact details, your payment details, the names of students, and any preferences you specified when making a request.
  • To find out more about the MarketMuscles.com corporate family, visit About MarketMuscles.com.

MarketMuscles.com will send you a confirmation email, and assist us with further communications. Sharing your details with MarketMuscles.com’s global customer service staff allows them to respond when you need assistance. MarketMuscles.com may use your data for technical, analytical, and marketing purposes as further described in the MarketMuscles.com Privacy Policy. This includes that your data might also be shared with other members of the MarketMuscles, LLC. group of companies for analysis to provide you with fitness-related offers that may be of interest to you and to offer you customized service. If you have questions about the processing of your personal data by MarketMuscles.com, contact info@marketmuscles.com.

  • MarketMuscles: Your personal data might be shared with MarketMuscles, LLC., the company which operates this website and the website marketmuscles.com.
  • Third-party service providers: We use service providers to process your personal data strictly on our behalf. This processing would be for purposes as included in this Privacy Statement, such as facilitating request payments, sending out marketing material, or for analytical support services. These service providers are bound by confidentiality clauses and are not allowed to use your personal data for their own purposes or any other purpose.
  • Competent authorities: We disclose personal data to law enforcement and other governmental authorities insofar as it is required by law or is strictly necessary for the prevention, detection or prosecution of criminal acts and fraud.

International Data Transfers

The transmission of personal data as described in this Privacy Statement may include overseas transfers of personal data to countries whose data protection laws are not as comprehensive as those of the countries within the European Union. Where required by European law, we shall only transfer personal data to recipients offering an adequate level of data protection. In these situations, we make contractual arrangements to ensure that your personal data is still protected in line with European standards. You can ask us to see a copy of these clauses using the contact details below.


MarketMuscles observes reasonable procedures to prevent unauthorized access to, and the misuse of information, including personal data. We use appropriate business systems and procedures to protect and safeguard information including personal data. We also use security procedures, technical, and physical restrictions for accessing and using the personal data on our servers. Only authorized personnel are permitted to access personal data in the course of their work.

Data Retention

We will retain your information, which may include personal data, for as long as we deem it necessary to provide services to you, comply with applicable laws, resolve disputes with any parties, and otherwise as necessary to allow us to conduct our business, including to detect and prevent fraud or other illegal activities. All personal data we retain will be subject to this Privacy Statement. If you have a question about a specific retention period for certain types of personal data we process about you, contact us using the contact details included below.

Your Choices and Rights

We want you to be in control of how your personal data is used by us. You can do this in the following ways:

  • You can ask us for a copy of the personal data we hold about you;
  • You can inform us of any changes to your personal data, or you can ask us to correct any of the personal data we hold about you;
  • In certain situations, you can ask us to erase, block, or restrict the processing of the personal data we hold about you, or object to particular ways in which we are using your personal data; and
  • In certain situations, you can also ask us to send the personal data you've given us to a third party.

Where we are using your personal data on the basis of your consent, you are entitled to withdraw that consent at any time subject to applicable law. Moreover, where we process your personal data based on legitimate interest or the public interest, you have the right to object at any time to that use of your personal data, subject to applicable law.

We rely on you to ensure that your personal data is complete, accurate, and current. Be sure to inform us as soon as possible regarding any changes to or inaccuracies in your personal data by contacting team@rockawaykarate.com . We will handle your request in accordance with the applicable law.

Questions or Complaints

If you have questions or concerns about our processing of your personal data, or if you want to exercise any of the rights you have under this notice, you are welcome to contact us at team@rockawaykarate.com . You may also contact your local data protection authority with questions and complaints.

Changes to the Notice

Just as our business changes constantly, this Privacy Statement may also change for time to time. If you want to see changes made to this Privacy Statement from time to time, we invite you to access this Privacy Statement to see the changes. If we make material changes or changes that will have an impact on you (e.g. when we start processing your personal data for purpose other than those set out above), we will contact you prior to starting that processing.