What is Taekwondo?

Taekwondo is a Korean martial art with a huge prevalence in the US there are thousands of independent and affiliated Taekwondo schools (Dojang) in the US. Taekwondo has also been an official olympic sport since 2000.

Will my child become more aggressive after learning taekwondo?

A Taekwondo teaches core values that highlight the use of self defence and avoiding conflict. We teach our students that violence is not the answer and the skills we learn in class are a LAST RESORT.

Will what I learn in class transfer over to the real world?

Our instructors our trained in many styles of self defence to equip you so that you will have the knowledge to defend yourself. While we know we can not arm you for every circumstance we try to help you through the most common so that you will have the confidence to act and defence yourself.

Will my child or I get hurt doing Taekwondo?

While there is a possibility of injury as there is in any sport, our instructors are experienced and take every precaution to prepare for emergency. The Taekwondo Academy works hard to create a low risk environment for you and your child.

Taekwondo Resources

Kukkiwon: http://www.kukkiwon.or.kr/front/eng/main.action

Kukkiwon USA: http://kukkiwonus.net/

World Taekwondo: http://www.worldtaekwondo.org/

Team USA Taekwondo: http://www.teamusa.org/usa-taekwondo