FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 68 Guests and 0 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
Shanktotheright, royal, bobgalle100011, agenonline, TooNice
22862 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
Dobbersky 3
THEFOREVERMAN 3
MattJ 2
royal 2
cxt 1
April
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30
New Topics
Judo Olympic Games 1964 Tokyo, The Video Gallery
by ergees
04/01/14 05:26 AM
Muay Thai Seminar with Greg Nelson - Marcus Charle
by Marcus Charles
03/24/14 04:39 PM
Fighting On Saturday!!!
by Dobbersky
03/20/14 05:45 AM
Where Are They Now?
by Dobbersky
05/30/13 08:08 AM
AKK kata question
by
09/04/05 01:27 PM
Recent Posts
Fighting On Saturday!!!
by THEFOREVERMAN
04/16/14 08:22 AM
Muay Thai Seminar with Greg Nelson - Marcus Charle
by THEFOREVERMAN
04/16/14 08:20 AM
AKK kata question
by MattJ
04/04/14 05:45 PM
Judo Olympic Games 1964 Tokyo, The Video Gallery
by ergees
04/01/14 05:26 AM
Forum Stats
22862 Members
36 Forums
35546 Topics
432378 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#420160 - 06/14/09 05:53 AM Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles?
rainstar Offline
Stranger

Registered: 06/14/09
Posts: 1
Hello all! I'm new to this forum, so please allow me to introduce myself. I have studied tae kwon do for 11 years at the Tae Park Rugh Institute in Norman, Oklahoma, and have achieved the rank of 1st dan black belt.

I will soon be moving to Los Angeles, California. I am looking for a tae kwon do school in this area that practices Chung Do Kwan, since it's what I'm most familiar with.

Does anyone know a reputable institute? I've been Googling around, but results have been sparse and frequently out of date...

Many thanks in advance for your help!

Top
#420161 - 06/14/09 10:37 AM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: rainstar]
ITFunity Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 07/15/06
Posts: 2053
Rainstar:
1st off let me welcome you to the forum & wish you luck not only on finding a new school, but on such a big move period.

Now I am not sure what is meant by a Chung Do Kwan school. To me Chung Do kwan was an early, if not 1st Korean karate civilian school. The kwans were officially retired in Aug of 1978. The 3rd kwanjangnim was instrumental in setting up the KKW & WTF. So it may be easier to list the type of school, ie - one that is affiliated with the US CDK Assoc. I am not sure there would be much standardization from 1 school to another, unless they were aligned with a particualr group.
Hope this helps & good luck!

Top
#420162 - 06/14/09 11:44 AM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: ITFunity]
Prizewriter Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 2572
I found a website the school Rainstar mentions comes under (even though it isn't listed on the website):

http://www.taeparktaekwondo.com/about.tzp.html

It says Mr Park was Vice President of US Chung Do Kwan. They only seem to have 2 schools in California:

http://www.uscdka.com/california.html

It also mentions Mr Park is a 9th Dan with the WTF. I don't know what the Chung Do Kwan syllabus is or how much relates to WTF requirements, but there are probably going to be similarities. If you are stuck, maybe finding a good WTF school might might help.

Good Luck.
_________________________
"Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food" Hippocrates.

Top
#420163 - 06/14/09 05:46 PM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: Prizewriter]
oldman Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 07/28/04
Posts: 5884
_________________________
www.prairiemartialarts.com

Top
#421739 - 08/19/09 06:40 PM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: oldman]
maddog236 Offline
Stranger

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2
What group are you affiliated with. Who is you instructor and/or Grand Master ?

Top
#421740 - 08/19/09 08:32 PM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: maddog236]
oldman Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 07/28/04
Posts: 5884
I'm not affiliated with any of the links. I live in the Kansas City area.
The links are affiliated with the Duk Sung Son's WTA.

If you do a search under the name IcemanSK you can find a Chung Do Kwan teacher that is under Edward Sell's group. Iceman is located just north of Hollywood.


Edited by oldman (08/19/09 08:43 PM)
_________________________
www.prairiemartialarts.com

Top
#421757 - 08/20/09 08:03 AM Re: Chung Do Kwan school in Los Angeles? [Re: oldman]
maddog236 Offline
Stranger

Registered: 08/19/09
Posts: 2
Oops, I was actually asking rainstar. I am new to this forum and didn't specify the one I was talking to.

Sorry

Maddog236

Top






Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Ryukyu Art
Artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom missing since WWII. Visit www.ShisaLion.Org to view pictures

Best Stun Guns
Self Defense Products-stun guns, pepper spray, tasers and more

Surveillance 4U
Complete surveillance systems for covert operations or secure installation security

Asylum Images
Book presents photo tour of the Trans-Allegany Lunatic Asylum. A must if you're going to take a ghost tour!

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga