(607) 936-2400
140 Village Square, Corning - Painted Post, NY 14870

Who We Are

About USA Masters Academy Corning - Painted Post in Painted Post, NY

Lawrence Childs

Owner and Chief Instructor at
USA Masters Academy Corning - Painted Post
5th Degree Black Belt

Our Objective

Our objective is to not only teach you self-defense, but to help you in all aspects of your life. Our classes build focus, inner strength, and determination in people of all ages.

We teach traditional martial arts, but with a modern "twist." Our focus is on overall wellness, defensive training, life skills, and life philosophy.

We're committed to providing you with the highest quality training available in a positive learning environment.

Master Lawrence Childs is the Chief Instructor at USA Masters Academy's Corning-Painted Post Campus.

He is a 5th Degree Black Belt, holds a Master's Degree in Education, and spent 17 years as a Credentialed Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor for the State of New York.

Master Childs' experience in teaching in the classroom, counseling, and coaching at the high school and collegiate levels has provided him with an ability to get each student to achieve amazing things, well beyond their own expectations.

With over 22 years of training with Grandmaster Kuek, Master Childs has become an expert in safety, abduction avoidance and how to handle bullies.

He has also produced many top-level athletes who have competed nationally and internationally.

Master Childs is available for community seminars and clinics.

How to Get Started

Come join our Corning - Painted Post, NY Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kickboxing, Kids Martial Arts, Birthday Parties, Tai Chi, and Adult Taekwondo. Choose a program that most interests you and have the opportunity to sign-up right here on our site for one of our awesome web specials. Or feel free to give us a call at (607) 936-2400 if you have any further questions. USA Masters Academy Corning - Painted Post hopes to speak with you soon!