Why Choose Extreme Martial Arts Center // EMAC?
Extreme Martial Arts Center is affiliated and recognized by the Kukkiwon in South Korea. All of our instructors here are Masters or have completed a Kukkiwon Certified Instructor course. Our students get authentic and comprehensive instruction so they are guided and molded into the BEST martial artist.
(See our staff page for qualifications and certifications)
What is the Kukkiwon?
Kukkiwon is the international governing body for Taekwondo, located in South Korea. It is the world Taekwondo Headquarters and has vitalized Taekwondo by leading the art around the world since it’s foundation 1972.
Our school, along with our instructors are recognized and registered in belt rank by the Kukkiwon.
What does this mean for you as a student at our school?
This means that all of the training and knowledge that you will receive at our school is authentic and regulated by the Kukkiwon in South Korea. All of our belt promotions are recognized by the Kukkiwon. Our school is based on the founding principles and teachings of the Martial Art. This references the 5 tenets (character traits) of Taekwondo. Respect, Courtesy, Self Control, Perseverance and Indomitable Spirit are all taught throughout each class to form a well rounded Mind, Body and Spirit. Our students are taught to work hard and earn their rank.
Furthermore, if you should ever move away and want to continue your training, you can join any Kukkiwon affiliated school and your belt rank will uphold. The training is consistent throughout any Taekwondo school that is overseen by the Kukkiwon.
Martial Arts have become one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Not only for how it benefits the body but the mind as well. So, if you want to learn a Marital Art, it just makes sense to learn from the creators and governors of the Art itself. This is what sets EMAC apart from other schools in our area.
If you would like more information about what Extreme Martial Arts Center has to offer, please contact us at 910.380.3624.
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