What is Tae Kwon Do?
The literal meaning (translation) of Tae Kwon Do is foot, hand, art- or the way of the hand and foot. However, Tae Kwon Do means much more than kicking and punching. It is a non-violent discipline that achieves the goal of inner peace by conditioning the entire body. This art originated in Korea and it is now the most practiced martial art in the world.
Byung Lees King Tiger Traditional Approach
The true symbol of martial arts in the orient is respect. .. This tradition continues to be taught at Byung Lees King Tiger academies. If you feel that discipline, respect, and a positive character development are important to you and your family, then Byung Lees King Tiger Tae Kwon Do is for you.
Byung Lees King Tiger Academies focus on building a strong community through personal growth and individual strength. At our schools you become a vital part of the whole as you realize your own potentials through the dynamic relationships you develop with the instructors and other students. This family spirit is carried home, to the office, and to every other part of life. It is not just self-defense or a way to stay fit. Its a way of life!
Who Studies TKD?
Everyone can learn TKD. It is a discipline that is specific for the individualso whatever age, whatever weight, whatever handicap you may have, Tae Kwon Do can help you learn to improve yourself and your lifestyle.
Whether you are looking for self defense, to get into shape, or you have always wanted to try the martial arts, now is the time! Come experience it with people just like yourself, or make it something you & your family can grow together with
Why Do People Study TKD?
Many people desire to learn self-defense, lose weight, gain confidence and discipline but they learn very quickly that the whole philosophy behind TKD not only helps in achieving ones goals but also offers a multitude of benefits that becomes apparent in their daily lives. As your attitude about your physical self improves, you will gain mental assurance. You will find this training will not only lead to a healthier body, but calm your mind and lead to reduced stress and anxiety.
- Taking Tae Kwon Do as a family has given us a great activity to do together...Tae Kwon Do has helped me to be more confident the friends that you make become like family Stacey Julien (Mother & Student)
Since 1988, Byung Lees TKD has been bringing
the very best in martial arts instruction to Eastern NC. Our instructors are personally selected for not only their skill and achievements in martial arts, but also for their ability to effectively relate their knowledge and understanding to students of all ages and backgrounds. Therefore, our instructors continuously undergo advanced training in all self defense skills and each and every one keeps abreast with the latest teaching methods and human development.
We offer the following:
Tae Kwon Do
After School Care
Activities For All Families
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