The name of Taekwondo describes the primary weapons that we use in our style. Taekwondo means “The art of how to use the feet and fist to protect yourself”.
The literal translation is as follows:
Tae : Foot, Kwon : Fist, Do : The Way (or) The Art
Therefore Taekwondo is “The Way of the Foot & Fist”!
HISTORY OF TAEKWONDO
Archaeological findings in Korea have revealed that primitive forms of Taekwondo were practiced as far back as 2000 years ago.
GLOBAL TAEKWONDO AND OUR INSTRUCTORS
Global Taekwondo is a traditionally run Taekwondo academy founded in the year 2000 by Master Stefan, qualified with a 7th Dan Black belt and his son Peter (5th Dan Black belt) both with over 30 experience. Taught by Grand Master Young Youl Oh (9th Dan Black Belt) they are well versed in the study of Traditional Taekwondo and Martial arts.
Global Taekwondo is a family run martial arts academy priding itself on teaching students of all ages the traditional art of Taekwondo, self-defense, discipline and whole body fitness.