Saltamacchio's Tang Soo Do Karate


In 2008 Sa Bom Nim Saltamacchio's dream came true when he and his wife Brenda opened "Saltamacchio's Tang Soo Do Karate School".

Sa Bom Nim Saltamacchio's passion for improvIng physical fitness, mental discipline and spiritual strength is apparent in every class he teaches. He has been a positive influence in the lives of many and takes a personal interest in each student and their family. His ability to reach children and adults alike has earned Saltamacchio's Tang Soo Do Karate a reputation as the best martial arts school in the area. 

His focus on Respect, Confidence, Discipline, and Vision has made him one of the most sought after martial arts instructors in Georgia.

Centrally located at Lake Oconee the school is easliy accessible to those living in Eatonton, Greensboro, Madison & Milledgeville, GA.  The 2500 square foot school has a private parent observation room in addition to the training room which is furnished with the lastest in Martial Arts Training Equipment and a Pro Shop full of Martial Arts Gear and Supplies.

Come visit us at Saltamacchio's Tang Soo Do Karate for a tour of the school and to meet Master Ray and Ms. Brenda. Stay to observe a class, speak with our parents in the lobby and see why people just like you become members of our Tang Soo Do Family.

​Mr. Dillon

Master Ray


​TH Kim

Mr. Austin started training with Master Ray in 2007. He currently holds the rank of 3rd Dan and is a Certified Tang Soo Do Instructor.

Ms. Brenda Saltamacchio co-owner of Saltamacchio's Karate. Ms. Brenda is the Program Director and Office Manager. She also holds rank in Tang Soo Do. She is the Shining Light of the School.


Master Ray

Mr. Dillon started training with Master Ray in 2008. He currently holds the rank of 2nd Dan is an Assistance Instructor and is currently working toward his Certified Tang Soo Do Instructor Designation.

Great Grandmaster

​TM Kim


Master Ray received his Black Belt in 1992 and currently holds the rank of Master Instructor.

Master Ray is owner and Chief Instructor.


Meet our instructors

​Mr. Austin

Sa Bom Nim Saltamacchio (Master Ray) received his Black Belt in 1992 from TM Kim Karate in Stone Mountain, GA under the direction of Kwan Jang Nim TH Kim and his father Chong Jae Nim TM Kim. Soon afterward Sa Bom Nim Saltamacchio moved to Eatonton, GA where he opened his own Photography Studio. Missing his martial arts training he started teaching the art of Tang Soo Do part time to children. His dream was to someday open his own Martial Arts School dedicating all of his time helping others.