3936 Kings Creek Road
Weirton, WV 26062
rkrine @ comcast.net

 Rine Karate Studio Instructors

Mr. Rick Rine

Co-Owner and Head Instructor

Master Rine began martial arts training in 1978.   He received his 1st Degree Black Belt in the United Fighting Arts FederationTM in 1981, having been personally tested by UFAFTM Founder and Chairman, Chuck Norris.  He received his Certified Professional Martial Arts designation in 1994, and received the 1994 UFAFTM Studio of the Year award.  He was promoted to the 7th Degree Black Belt by Mr. Norris in 2010.  Rick is a member of the Region 6 Black Belt Testing Board and is the highest ranking UFAFTM Black Belt in the Tri-State area.




Mrs. Karen Rine

Mrs. Karen Rine began her martial arts training in 1979 at the age of 17.  She received her Certified Professional Martial Artist designation from the United Fighting Arts Federation in 1994.  She was tested and promoted to 4th Degree Black Belt in 2011.  She has been an instructor and co-owner of Rine Karate Studio since 1983.