The Universal Martial Arts
Association is a known world wide as a leading martial
arts organization that is dedicated to the preservation of traditional
martial arts while embracing change and recognizing new systems and
styles of martial arts from around the world. Membership is open to
Styles of Martial Arts and all
Systems of Martial Traditions. Join UMAA
today and become part of the fastest growing martial arts family in
Special thanks to everyone that attended our Annual Summer Camp in Havelock, North Carolina in June!
provides quality black belt certificates and certifications, student
rank certificates and certifications, black belt promotions, instructor
certification, organization and Dojo charters, program and course content
certification, and Association Patches. Membership is open to all styles,
systems, and forms of Martial Arts.
We are a "NO
POLITICS" Association where rank is earned through years
of dedicated training. All Internationally Certified Promotions are
based on World recognized standards of "Time in Grade". We
currently serve members in 33 countries throughout the world and in
26 states in the USA.
Style transition program to Shorin RyuKarate and Kobudo
(Weapons) is offered to those interested in adding to their current
curriculums or for those martial arts schools that desire to completely
transition to a different karate style. International, National, Regional,
and State Training Seminars are available annually.
All certifications are validated and approved by our
Internationally Recognized Board of Advisors. These Advisors
are professional leaders within their own karate system or style of
karate or martial art. We are committed to quality martial arts instruction,
training, and rank recognition and certification. Responsive, quality
support for our members and their programs is our focus of effort.
Azerbaijan, Brazil, Canada, France,
Georgia, Germany, Greece, India,
Korea, Mexico, Mongolia,
Panama, Poland, Puerto Rico, Romania,
Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, Uganda, United
Arab Emirates, United Kingdom,
United States, Uzbekistan, Venezuela
We are actively seeking new members and National
Directors from other countries. Please contact UMAA via US mail, phone,
or email if interested in membership or serving as a National, Regional,
or local Director.