About Us

Serving Rockland and Bergen Counties since 1990

Martial Arts are unique disciplines that combine mental and physical fitness with self-mastery. East Coast Martial Arts is a World Taekwondo Federation certified Taekwondo school established in 1990 by Grandmaster Raymond Portante. 

We offer group and private lessons for ages 4 and up, and all of our classes are ...

Read more

Our Black Belt Legacy

Since the very first black belt promotion test on December 18th, 1993 East Coast Martial Arts has produced: 

107 - 1st Dan Black Belts 

18 - 2nd Dan Black Belts 

7 - 3rd Dan Black Belts 

2 - 4th Dan Black Belt Masters 

1 - 5th Dan Black Belt Master 

They come in all shapes, sizes, ages, and backgrounds. Keep in ...

Read more

Masterful Instruction

Without a strong foundation a building will eventually crumble. So too will a martial artist when there is no foundation.

Learning from the ground up, without shortcuts, is the only way to train. 

If a student is willing to work hard, focus, and be patient, the results are sure to follow.

Remember, success is ...

Read more
Free Taekwondo Uniform
Free Uniform With Our Two Week Trial!

Testimonials

Justin

Master Portante is the only well-trained teacher in the area and offers nothing, but professionalism and warmth. He accepts students ...

Read more

Amenities

  • Parking available
  • Free consultation
  • Good for children
  • Family-owned

Reviews
5 Reviews

I spent more than 14 years at East Coast Martial Arts and can tell you that you will not find a better school or teacher. Grand Master Portante prides ...Read more

Jan 26, 2024
ALISON LUSCHER

Contact Us

Follow Us