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20
Apr

Understanding Taekwondo of Martial Arts

Apparently, Taekwondo is one of the oldest forms of martial arts. Taekwondo has successfully resisted the hand of time. Nowadays, it rides high in a tidal wave of popularity among martial arts enthusiasts. This is due to its uniqueness and its advantageous philosophy. Taekwondo, as a form of martial art, not only helps you to gain physical skills but also helps you to cultivate a culture of positive personality traits and spiritual strength.
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03
Apr

Taekwondo Rules

Taekwondo is an ancient martial art that has plenty of rules that might appear to be quite overwhelming to white belt beginners. The following is our quick guide for taekwondo’s basic rules for Kup graders who are just getting started.
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30
Mar

Yoo’s Martial Arts students medal at the Hong-Ik Taekwondo Championship in Queens Saturday, March 25!

Congratulations on your Achievement!

3RD PLACE IN FORM

 
Brayden DeNardo
Form 3rd Place
Sparring 2nd place

Max Tramantano
Form 3rd place
Sparring lost

Luca Dominguez
Form 3rd place
Sparring lost

BRAYDEN DeNARDO

BRAYDEN DeNARDO

MAX TRAMANTANO

MAX TRAMANTANO

LUCA DOMINGUEZ

LUCA DOMINGUEZ

Masters Bio

Taekwondo Master Yoo

Grand Master Sung Keun Yoo

  • 7th Degree Blackbelt in Tae Kwon Do
  • 4th Degree Blackbelt in Hapkido
  • 4th Degree Blackbelt in Kum Ye Do (Swordsmanship)
  • 3rd Degree Blackbelt in Judo
  • Graduate of Yong In University, Korea (major in Tae Kwon Do and Physical Education)
  • Korean Tigers Demonstration Team and Self Defense Coach
  • World Tae Kwon Do Championships, Demonstration Coach 1993 Madison Square Garden
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Master Kwang Tae Kim

  • 5th degree black belt – Tae Kwon Do.

Master Kim is a graduate of Kei Myung University, South Korea and was a member of their demonstration team. He regularly competes internationally and has won Tournament Champion.

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Master Drew Vanover

  • 5th degree black belt – Tae Kwon Do
  • 4th degree black belt – Kum Ye Do

He is a two time Hong-Ik Tournament Champion and New York State Champion. Most recently he earned the 2011 Bronze medal at the US Open. He is a World Tae Kwon Do Federation certified Master with over 15 years teaching experience.

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Master Joe Lipman

  • 4th degree black belt – Tae Kwon Do

Master Joe has continued his training at the Yong-In University Sparring Team Training in South Korea. He regularly competes in National and State tournaments and holds a bronze medal in the Yong-In University Presidential Cup.

Master Patrick Malonso

Master Patrick Malonso

  • 5th degree black belt – Taekwondo
  • Master Patrick has continued his training at the Yong-In University Sparring Team training in South Korea. He regularly competes in National and State tournaments and holds a Gold medal in the Yong In University Presidental Cup.