WHERE TAEKWONDO IS THE MARTIAL ART OF LIFE
MEET THE INSTRUCTORS
Master MyeongHo Kim is a Kukkiwon WTF Certified 5th Degree and a 3rd Master Degree Taekwondo black belt. As practitioner of Taekwondo for over 26 years and an instructor for over 10 years, Master Myeongho Kim has earned many accolades such as:
5th Degree/Dan Taekwondo black belt
3rd Master Degree 2001
Korean Open Junior Lightweight Bronze Medalist 2004
Korean Day Demonstration team 2010 to 2013 (Calgary)
Stampede Parade Demonstration team 2012 to 2013 (Calgary)
Master Kim was also a graduate from Chuncheon University and permanent member of the Chuncheon University Demonstration team. From 2002 to 2004, he performed over 100 demonstrations around the world and was selected to join an exclusive 15 member team to perform in Russia, Middle East and Bangkok. From 2004 - 2006 Master Kim served in the South Korean National Army.
Adrian Bolante is a Kukkiwon WTF Certified 4th Degree/Dan Taekwondo black belt. He has been practicing and teaching Taekwondo for over 20 years. He has medalled in local, provincial as well as national tournaments from 2001 until 2010. He has also been a member of the Alberta Taekwondo provincial team and has qualified to try out for the Canadian National Team on multiple occasions (2002 – 2010). In addition to an extensive competition experience, Instructor Adrian has been teaching Taekwondo in Calgary from 2001 – 2010 ranging from 4 years of age all the way to adult students in their 50’s.
Danny Vuong is a Kukkiwon WTF Certified 3rd Degree black belt and has been practicing Taekwondo for over 14 years. He has reached the 2011 Canadian Senior Nationals Quarter Finals and achieved the 2005 Canadian Junior Nationals Bronze Medal in the nine years of competing. Along with competition experience, he has also taught children, teens and adults for over 8 years.
OVER 100 PERFORMANCES AND DEMONSTRATIONS
OVER 60 YEARS OF COMBINED EXPERIENCE
45 YEARS OF COMBINED COMPETITION EXPERIENCE
30 YEARS OF COMBINED TEACHING EXPERIENCE
Korean Day 2017 Master Kim performing a jumping side kick
Korean Day 2017 Team Picture
Korean Day 2017 Instructor Danny performing a single tornado kick
Belt Testing Ceremony
Master Kim performing a back flip
Belt testing cermony
Student performing a board breaking during her belt testing
Instructor and students bowing to each other as a sign of respect
Belt testing ceremony 3
Taekwondo is not just about physical fitness but it is a martial art that trains people physically and mentally. This martial art promotes discipline, honor, self-control, respect, courtesy, perseverance and loyalty. MHK specializes in improving self-confidence of individuals by cultivating a strong sense of community, developing advance physical fitness levels, and most importantly, a strong mind. We will not only be training to achieve a stronger and healthy body, but also be strengthening the mind to be able to accept as well as conquer any challenges in the lives of students in and out of the dojang whether it be in school, other sports or other areas in their personal lives. People embarking on this rewarding journey will find improvements in many aspects of their lives and the wonderful thing is they get to have fun while learning martial arts.
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