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Koryo Do Certified Instructors

 


Master Jose I. Delgado

Master Delgado is a 7th degree Black Belt and Founder of Koryo Do, School of Tae Kwon Do.
  • Aug. 1974 Member International Tae Kwon Do Federation (ITF), San Juan, P.R
  • May 1975 School Co-President, Assistant Instructor, ITF, San Juan, P.R.
  • Mar. 1977 Member and Coach of the first Full Combat Team in Puerto Rico, ITF
  • Sep. 1978 Awarded permission to teach independently from school by Head Instructor: Antonio Morales
  • July 1979 Private Tae Kwon Do instructor at University of Florida Campus, Gainesville, Florida
  • July 1980 Continued Independent training and instruction. Developed seminars regarding self-defense.
  • Oct. 1982 Joined the United States Air Force. Continued training and development of short courses.
  • July 1987 Taught Tae Kwon Do at Minot Air Force Base
  • Nov. 1989 Finished development of martial arts style (Koryo Do)
  • Mar. 1990 Opened the first school of Tae Kwon Do, Warner Robins, GA.
  • Oct. 1992 Koryo Do School certified and registered via the World Black Belt Bureau
  • June 1993 Certified Branch Instructor, WBBB
  • July 1993 Awarded Second degree black belt
  • May 1995 Opened Koryo-Do School of Tae Kwon Do, St. Augustine, Florida
  • May 1996 Awarded Third degree black belt
  • July 1998 Awarded Fourth degree black belt
  • Dec. 2001 Awarded Fifth degree black belt
  • May 2004 Inducted in to the USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame, Tae Kwon Do Master of the Year
  • Dec. 2004 Awarded Sixth degree black belt
  • May 2005 Inducted into the U.S.A. Martial Arts Hall of Fame, Tae Kwon Do Master of the Year
  • June 2007 Awarded Lifetime Achievement Award, USA Hall of Fame
  • Nov. 2007 Board Member of the “International Council of Elders” USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame
  • Feb 2008 PhD, Martial Arts Philosophy May 2008 Martial Arts World Magazine Hall of Fame Nominee
  • June 2008 Asociacion Profesional de Artistas Marciales (APAM), Board of Directors
  • Dec 2008 USBA & WBA – Martial Arts Breaking Corner, Member
  • May 2009 Revista Artes Marciales PR, Hall of Fame Golden Award
  • Jul 2009 USA Alliance Official School Charter
  • Jul 2009 USA Martial Arts Team School of Sports Recognition
  • Jul 2009 USA Alliance State Recognition – Florida
  • Jul 2009 USA Alliance – Branch Certification/Instruction Authorization
  • Jul 2009 Awarded Seven degree black belt
  • Nov 2009 Martial Arts World Magazine Hall of Fame Nominee
  • Oct 2013 Tae Kwon Do Life Achievement Award
  • Sep 2014 Leading International Tae Kwon Do Master of the Year
  • Jul 2015 Lifetime Member “Alliance”

 


Master Jose A. Delgado
  • May 1995 Assistant Instructor
  • Feb. 1996 Promoted to Junior Black Belt
  • Apr. 1998 Promoted to Second Dan
  • Dec. 2001 Promoted to Full Black Belt First under the age of 16
  • Dec. 2001 Promoted to Third Dan Special Waiver – International
  • Aug. 2004 KD Certified Instructor
  • Aug. 2005 Inducted to USA Hall of Fame
  • June 2007 Promoted to Fourth Dan
  • Oct. 2007 Member International Council of Elders
  • Jul 2009 USA Alliance Recognition
  • Aug 2010 Awarded 5th Dan – Tae Kwon Do Master
  • Oct 2013 Inducted to Hall of Fame as Tae Kwon Do Master of the Year
  • Sep 2014 Tae Kwon Do Master of the Year
  • Jul 2015 Lifetime Member “Alliance”

 


Sensei Larry Dillinger
  • Nov 2001 1st Dan – Black Belt
  • Nov 2004 2nd Dan – Black Belt
  • Aug 2004 KD Certified Instructor

 


Sensei Meanith Khol
  • Mar 2008 1st Dan – Black Belt
  • Mar 2009 KD Certified Instructor

 


Ishmel Brown-Crawford
  • Aug 2010 1st Dan – Black Belt
  • Aug 2012 – 2nd Dan – Black Belt
  • Aug 2012 – KD Certified Instructor

 

Caitlin BassettCaitlin Bassett
  • Dec 2013 1st Dan – Black Belt
  • Jul 2014 – KD Certified Instructor
  • Sep 2014 – Hall of Fame Inductee

Koryo Do Certified Black Belts

 


Moriah Joy Raymond
  • Sept 29 2012 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


Joseph Connor
  • Jun 29 2010 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


Chris Andrews
  • Jun 12 2010 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


Melissa Aubrey
  • Mar 2009 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


Joshua Connor
  • Nov 2001 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt
  • Jul 2007 – Adult Black Belt

 


Emanuel A. Delgado
  • Jun 1998 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt
  • Jun 2007 1st Dan – Adult Black Belt

 


Tyler Fieldhouse
  • Nov 2001 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Mary L. Sia
  • Dec 1999 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Jonathan Collins
  • Jun 1999 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Andrew Weaver
  • Jun 1999 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Robert Boette
  • Nov 1998 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


Emanuel Roman
  • Nov 1998 1st Dan – Black Belt

 


JP Boette
  • Nov 1998 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Xavier Dominici
  • Jun 1998 1st Dan – Junior Black Belt

 


Richard Sanchez
  • Jun 1998 1st Dan – Black Belt

 

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