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1160 Bald Hill Road
Warwick, RI 02886
Dennis Molloy

About State of the Arts Karate and Wellness Center in Warwick, RI

Meet Dennis Molloy

Owner and Chief Instructor at
State of the Arts Karate and Wellness Center in Warwick
7th Degree Black Belt

About Our Founder

Dennis Molloy established State of the Arts in 1981. Dennis has trained in many Martial Arts styles over the past 35 years and is a seventh degree Black Belt. He has won numerous regional and national titles and is a three-time World Champion.

Dennis has been inducted into multiple organizations' Halls of Fame as a coach, instructor, and competitor. He is the promoter of the State of the Arts Karate Championships and is the coach of the Pitbulls National Karate Team. The Pitbulls are recognized as one of the top sport karate teams in New England.

About Our Facility

Our facility has 5,000 square feet separated into two areas: one for martial arts and related classes, and a second for massage therapy. We offer classes in self defense, sport karate training [which includes sparring, weapons training and kata (forms)], along with fitness kickboxing, yoga, and zumba.

We also have a menu of massage therapy options. Our pro shop is stocked with all of the martial arts equipment you could need, including training aids, accessories, and a full line of clothing.

Meet Sensei Alicia Bianco, Li'l Dragons Assistant Instructor

Alicia has been studying martial arts since the age of six. Her training includes learning Kenpo, Judo and Aikido. Alicia has been studying with Shihan Molloy since 2004 and is a member of the Pitbulls National Karate Team. Until 2013, she was an active competitor in the Women’s 18-29 fighting division and has won multiple Grand Championship titles. IN 2011, Ms. Bianco was a member of the US Karate team and traveled to Dublin, Ireland to compete in the WAKO World Championships taking 3rd place in her division.

In addition to her martial arts accomplishments, Alicia graduated from University of Rhode Island in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education and Writing. She currently works at Bradley School South County as a classroom behavior specialist for children with disabilities. Ms. Bianco also works for Perspectives Corporation doing home-based therapy for the deaf and hard of hearing.

How To Get Started

Come join our Warwick, RI Martial Arts facility! We offer programs in Kids Martial Arts, Fitness Kickboxing, Adult Martial Arts, and Birthday Parties. 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 401-821-4340 if you have any further questions. State of the Arts Karate and Wellness Center hopes to speak with you soon!

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