Martial Arts Institute, International
|Dr. Daeshik Kim
Grand Master San Yoon & Dr. Daeshik Kim
The United States
Martial Arts Institute (USMAI) was founded by Dr. Daeshik Kim in
He established the Institute with an Educational Martial Arts Programs.
Great Grand Master Kim (Ed.D., Sc.D.) was involved in the martial arts since 1948. He holds a 10th degree black belt in Hosin-Hapkido, and 9th degree
black belts in both Taekwondo and Judo.
Considered as one of
the three Judo masters and one of five Taekwondo masters who pioneered
these martial arts in the United States. Dr. Kim was the first person to
introduce Martial Arts-Sport into the educational system in Georgia,
and he contributed greatly to the development of the martial arts
in the southeastern United States.
In addition, he wrote over 30 books about martial arts, philosophy, and education.
Recently he published the "Way to Go" which book contains educational martial arts philosophy.
|Grand Master San Yoon
Grand Master San Yoon
Grand Master Yoon (M.SS),
former president of the World Taekwondo College, joined
to the United States Martial Arts Institute and the World Hosin-Hapkido Federation
in 1997. His mission was to develop the high quality educational martial arts curriculums and research
for martial arts education.
He holds 9th degree black belts in Taekwondo, Hapkido, and Hosin-Hapkido.
- Masters Degree of Sports Science
- Former President of the World Taekwondo College
- Former President of the International Taekwondo College
- International Referee
- 1988 Seoul Olympic Games Taekwondo Evaluation Board Member
Grand Master Yoon developed
a systematic Taekwondo curriculum in 1982 to be used at martial arts organizations , colleges, and universities.
He is currently researching
and developing an instructor's manual to be used throughout martial arts educational
Greetings from Grand Master Yoon