Please find the contents of our Fall 2015 Newsletter Below. You can also view the PDF version if you prefer KAT Starts All Black Belts Class The Korean Academy of Taekwondo is starting our ‘all black belt class’ with the first class on September 26th and the next class on November 7th. KAT is an extremely […]
The Rocky Mountain Martial Arts Foundation (a nonprofit, 501c3 organization) is trying to get Daedo electronic scoring gear for our students to practice with. Deado will be in use through at least the 2016 Olympics, which means that it will be used for at least several years in the near future. Click the donate button […]
(Seoul, KR) – Grandmaster Ghassan Timani recently took a trip to Korea where he met the founder and 1st Head Master of KAT, Grandmaster J.K. Chung. While there Grandmaster Chung promoted him to 8th degree black belt in Hapkido. He will return early next year to test for his 8th Dan at the Kukkiwon. Master […]
(Austin, TX) – Our sponsored team and various athletes from the different KAT programs descended on Austin, TX for the 2015 USA Taekwondo National Championships. Besides the sponsored team, it was the first national competition for many of the competitors. Grace Kosloski (12-14 Black Belt) has an amazing performance. She was called to the holding […]
KAT had our biggest black belt class ever this may. Parts of the test were conducted on 4 different days. The test featured students who had been training for many years. Students earned each rank from first degree to fifth degree. The test also included some of our first ‘in utero’ students, people from families […]
KAT once again won first place overall in the Colorado State Taekwondo Association’s annual state championships! Note from Master Bill : For Katie Pottle and I it’s extremely humbling to be in a position to lead such a diverse, talented, and hard working group as KAT. Congratulations to everyone on winning another 1st place at […]
The Korean Academy of Taekwondo celebrated its 35th Anniversary with a class by Grandmaster Ghassan Timani and the 2nd annual paddleball championships. It was great to hear some stories of the ‘good old days’ and we even turned off the heat for the class. Thanks to everyone who has been a part of our school […]
Based on the 2011 Men of KAT Charity Calendar, the women were not to be outdone. Bonnie N provided excellent Photoshop work to create this calendar. The women were also able to raise $500 for Children’s Hospital of Colorado. Though they sold more calendars, their profit suffered from a higher wholesale price.