Taekwondo Academy, Manitoba's largest taekwondo academy, features
its headquarters at 845 King Edward Street in
Winnipeg and many branch locations throughout Manitoba,
Ontario and Saskatchewan.
Founded by Great Grand
Master Joo Won Kang in 1976, Kang's Academy celebrates its
37th year in Canada.
Grand Master Kang is one of the founding members, as well as
being one of the instructors, that were instrumental in forming
the WTF Taekwondo Association of Canada to the status that is
Taekwondo Academy hosted the first official Canadian National
Taekwondo Championships in 1979 and again in 1993, hosted the
15th official Canadian National Taekwondo Championships in Winnipeg.
Taekwondo Academy is one of only a few taekwondo schools in
Canada today that offers the most comprehensive, holistic and
traditional taekwondo systems of training that have been passed
on from generation to the next.
Taekwondo Academy is an educational and family oriented institute
that enables virtually anyone to achieve a strong mind and body
enhanced by traditional morals and values.
Kang's Taekwondo Academy, we are not only interested in developing
the members' technical taekwondo skills but in the development
of each individual as a whole.
Taekwondo Academy has been known to develop instructors that
bring the very best in martial art instruction in the country.
academy instructors are personally selected not only for their
skill and achievements in martial arts but also for their ability
to effectively relate their knowledge and understanding to students
of all ages and backgrounds. Our instructors continuously train
together to undergo advanced training in all aspects of taekwondo
development as well as the latest teaching methods and human
knowledgeable instructors will provide instruction that will
promote physical fitness and positive social interaction in
a courteous and fun atmosphere.
Taekwondo Academy's greatest responsibility is to instill in
our students a sense of discipline and a code of ethics to inspire
them to lead exemplary lives as leaders in taekwondo and in
the community through intense training and assertive confidence.