Best of 2016

Best of 2016

News & Updates
       For the second year in a row Koryo Do, school of Tae Kwon Do has been selected as the best is St. Augustine.  This is a great honor that couldn't be achieved without the support of our instructors and student body. As we move forward and look into our current curriculum we have decided to continue offering: Tae Kwon Do, karate, weapons (bo, escrima sticks, tonfa, sword, nunchakus, knife, and other martial arts weapons), self-defense for kids, self defense for adults, antibullying classes, women self-defense. Our curriculum is based on you so let us know what do you need and we will see what we can do.  
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They Call Me Master

They Call Me Master

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[caption id="attachment_469" align="alignleft" width="300"] taekwondo master testing[/caption] They call me Master, yet as I look at my students I wonder. Some of my students are much faster than me; yet they still call me Master. Many, by far are already more flexible than me and dare I say stronger; yet they still call me Master.  Quite a few could easily beat me in a competition; yet they call me Master.  Their progress executing forms and using weapons is nothing but an expression of art, each one an artist in its own way; yet they call me master. But what is a master may I ask?  I did dare to ask this question to two of my senior students and was pleased with the answer, or the lack of as neither…
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Koryo Do School of Tae Kwon Do Receives 2015 Best of St. Augustine Award

Koryo Do School of Tae Kwon Do Receives 2015 Best of St. Augustine Award

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St. Augustine Award Program Honors the Achievement ST. AUGUSTINE April 24, 2015 -- Koryo Do School of Tae Kwon Do has been selected for the 2015 Best of St. Augustine Award in the Tae Kwon Do School category by the St. Augustine Award Program. Each year, the St. Augustine Award Program identifies companies that we believe have achieved exceptional marketing success in their local community and business category. These are local companies that enhance the positive image of small business through service to their customers and our community. These exceptional companies help make the St. Augustine area a great place to live, work and play. Various sources of information were gathered and analyzed to choose the winners in each category. The 2015 St. Augustine Award Program focuses on quality, not…
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What is a Black Belt

What is a Black Belt

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With the proliferation of black belts in the market a simple thought came to my mind.  What is a black belt? I actually have potential students and parents that simply ask questions such as: how long does it take to be a black belt?  How much will it cost?  However, no one asked about what is a black belt so here it is. A black belt is a piece of cloth used to hold together the top of our work out clothes.  This particular piece of cloth does not award special powers to its user.  If anything, the tear and wear of the same is nothing but a record of hard work, sweat, tears and sometimes injuries that we attain thru our martial arts’s journey. From a different point of…
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