Dragon Martial Arts Academy

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Dragon Martial Arts Academy

Dragon Martial Arts Academy (DMA), formerly Kwon’s Taekwon-Do, is a modern martial arts school dedicated to teaching a varied curriculum of martial arts with traditional ITF (International Tae Kwon-Do Federation) Tae Kwon-Do at its core. In 1973 Master Kwon opened his school in Port Alberni. Master Kwon was trained in traditional Taekwon-Do in Korea. At 2nd Dan (degree), when 4th Dan was required to make the team, Master Kwon was the youngest to be chosen for the Korean Demonstration Team due to his...

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Schedule

Posted by on Sep 16, 2010 in Info. | 2 comments

Schedule

Current Class Schedule September-June. Private Classes may be booked outside these hours. Please Contact Warren by phone or our contact page

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ITF Tae Kwon-do

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ITF Tae Kwon-do

Tenets of Tae Kwon-do COURTESY (Ye Ui) It can be said that courtesy is an unwritten regulaion prescribed by ancient teachers of philosophy as a means to enlighten human beings while maintaining a harmonious society. It can be further be as an ultimate criterion required of a mortal. INTEGRITY (Yom Chi) In Taekwon-Do, the word integrity assumes a looser definition than the one usually presented in Webster’s dictionary. One must be able to define right and wrong and have a conscience, if wrong, to feel...

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Gracie Jiu Jitsu

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Info. | 0 comments

Gracie Jiu Jitsu

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu, (or Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu) The legend of the Gracie family began in Brazil with Royce’s father, Helio Gracie. Today Royce feels privileged to spread the techniques perfected by his father all over the world. Dragon Martial Arts Academy was the first school in Canada to teach Gracie Jiu-Jitsu directly under Royce Gracie himself. Royce’s list of students is enormous. He has taught many of the big screen greats like Chuck Norris, Ed O’Neal, Guy Ritchie and Nicholas Cage....

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