Grandmaster Il Keun Kim
Established Instructor Since 1971, Taekwondo instruction by Grand Master Il K. Kim is professional
and personal training for life. It will lead to a change of Body, a change of Mind and a Change of
Self, all for the good of the individual, family, and community.
The first purpose of Taekwondo is to develop strength of character in terms of the Taekwondo tenets
of Courtesy, Integrity, Perseverance, Self-Control and Indomitable Spirit. The second purpose is to
develop mental strength and toughness in terms of a clear mind, clear thinking, mental focus and self confidence. The third purpose is to develop physical health, strength and flexibility along with an effective set of practical self-defense and fighting skills.