Upcoming Events:

  • May 4th-5th  2019 "The Midwest Bi-Annual Gathering"  Includes: The Masters of the Midwest will be conducting two days of instructional training. Black Belt Testing Panel will be active, as well as color belt testing!

Twin Ports Haidong Gumdo

Challenge yourself

Gumdo is a Korean sword art which draws from battlefield tactics and techniques to build a curriculum for mental, physical and spiritual development. Students learn forms, step drills, sitting & standing meditation. This martial art provides a good workout but is low impact, which makes it suitable for many age groups. Classes are for 11 year olds and up. Younger with the approval of the Master Instructor..

Haidong Gumdo, The Way of the Sword, is a dynamic fast paced martial art from Korea. Its purpose is to deliver justice with the light of the sword that is as majestic and brilliant as the morning sunlight on the east sea.

Today, Grandmaster Jeong-Ho Kim is the President of The World Haidong Gumdo Federation, an organization dedicated to spreading the art of Haidong Gumdo throughout the world. Grandmaster Kim has established nearly 500 Haidong Gumdo dojangs in Korea and well over 1,000 schools in more than 30 other countries outside of Korea. He continues to spread his vision of the martial arts and conduct seminars.