1000 13th Street East Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 (205) 759-4711
1000 13th Street East Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 (205) 759-4711

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Take the Tiger-Rock 15 Step Challenge and transform yourself into the black belt martial artist you were born to be.

Welcome to Tiger-Rock Martial Arts

By combining the latest training methods with the cherished tradition that is martial arts, Tiger-Rock Martial Arts provides every student that comes through our door an experience that is unique to TIger-Rock.



BJ Bailey leads a fun, diverse, and engaging martial arts academy that opens its doors to everyone in Tuscaloosa and the surrounding area. With a program that connects martial arts training to fitness, education, and life skills, Tiger-Rock Martial Arts stands as the leading martial arts academy in Tuscaloosa AL. Click below to learn about what we have to offer at Tiger-Rock Martial Arts.

Tuscaloosa AL Martial Arts Academy

Since 1983, Tiger-Rock’s Tuscaloosa AL Martial Arts Academy has had people of all ages and from all walks of life grow their character, strength, and discipline in the most challenging and rewarding martial arts program in the Tuscaloosa area.

Through our innovative martial arts instruction and fitness training that emphasizes what the student does right, Tiger-Rock Martial Arts of Tuscaloosa physically and mentally challenges each student to not only be the best martial artist they can be, but the best person as well.

Tiger-Rock Martial Arts is more than just your neighborhood karate and taekwondo academy — we are a place that truly aims to change you and your family’s life for the better! 

Tuscaloosa AL martial arts programs that are the right fit for you and your family

The Tuscaloosa AL martial arts academy features programs for different age groups — the Kids programs that include the early education Tiger Cubs program and the elementary to middle school Juniors Program, the Teens program for middle and freshman and sophomore high school students, and the Adults program for professionals, college students, and high school seniors.

World-class martial arts instructors dedicated to your success

Tiger-Rock Martial Arts proves it is the definitive Tuscaloosa AL martial arts academy by having world class, experienced instructors that will provide you the proper guidance on your martial arts journey. Our instructors are certified yearly in the latest advances in martial arts and physical fitness. Our team will help you accomplish your goal of being the finest martial artist you can be.

A convenient location in Tuscaloosa AL for martial arts training

We are conveniently located at 1000 13th Street East Tuscaloosa, AL 35404, not too far from the University of Alabama campus. Drop by or call us today at (205) 759-4711!
As always, we’ll see you on the mat!

Your journey begins with the first step: choosing Tiger-Rock

Start at Tiger-Rock Martial Arts today by enrolling in our Introductory Course. This special beginners’ course includes:

  • Three official martial arts lessons
  • A complimentary official training uniform
  • Official performance evaluation