Black Belt Seminar November 5th, 1-3:30pm

posted Oct 8, 2016, 3:08 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Oct 8, 2016, 3:09 AM ]

More information to come . Topics include teaching , judging tests and other items.

Indianola Schedule and Location for Oct/Nov 2016

posted Oct 6, 2016, 3:17 PM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Oct 6, 2016, 3:18 PM ]

See the attached announcements below for information regarding the location and times of the Indianola classes.

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Oct. 29th

posted Oct 6, 2016, 2:45 PM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Oct 6, 2016, 3:01 PM ]

October 29th is the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.  I will be walking the 5k and my team's name is Anita's Team.  If anyone would like to walk with me, please sign up.  If you cannot walk but, would like to donate to breast cancer research, please do so under my teams name.

Here's a link to the team page.

Pil Sung,
Master Williams 

Tai Chi class to begin October 8th, 9am at the Hub

posted Aug 31, 2016, 10:58 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Aug 31, 2016, 11:41 AM ]

Master Gonzalez will start teaching a new Qi Gong and Tai Chi fan class on October 8th.  This will be a regular Saturday 9am class.  This class is initially open to black belts only, but may expand to colored belts as well as non-trma students in the future.

The first section of class will focus on Qi Gong (life energy) for health and healing. Qi gong is a part of Chinese medicine. The second section will focus on Flying Rainbow tai chi fan work. The third section will focus on Chinese self-massage.

December 2016 Test Schedule Changes

posted Aug 27, 2016, 4:55 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Aug 30, 2016, 2:00 PM ]

Grandmaster Jung will be holding a special test on December 3rd for 5th Dan and above in Cedar Rapids. Many of the TRMA masters will be participating in this test.  As a result, the TRMA tests for December are being scheduled as follows:
  • Test for higher Dan rank: Friday December 2nd, 6pm.
  • Test for temporary black belt: Friday December 2nd, 7:15pm.
  • Color belt tests ( white through brown ): Saturday December 10th at the usual times ( Green belts 9am, and so on ).
Please consider attending the masters' test in Cedar Rapids. More information will be posted as it is available.

There will be no brown/black belt class on December 2nd.

Martial Arts America Tournament on Oct. 29th 2016

posted Aug 25, 2016, 11:13 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Aug 25, 2016, 11:16 AM ]

To be held at Faith Baptist college.  See the tournament information here:


Self-Defense seminar at Gray's Lake on Sept. 17 at 2:30pm

posted Aug 10, 2016, 11:16 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Aug 10, 2016, 11:17 AM ]

We have been asked to give a self-defense seminar for one of the Drake University social sororities and a fraternity.  They have reserved a shelter at Gray's Lake that overlooks the boat rental area for the seminar, which is scheduled for 2:30pm, September 17.

They may have 80 - 100 participants so we will need all the help we can get!

This will be an excellent opportunity to work with our community!  Please consider attending.

Pil Sung,
Ms. Bailey

Black Belt Seminar September 24th

posted Jul 21, 2016, 1:21 PM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Jul 21, 2016, 1:22 PM ]

Martial arts America and TRMA are co- sponsoring a seminar on September 24th, 2016 from 10-4pm . Grandmaster Jung and his black belts will be there as well. A light lunch will be served. At the seminar we will be reviewing new and old forms, advanced falling, self defense and other martial arts topics . I plan to see many of our BB's there. We need to have a good representation at the event. The location is at Capitol city church at 5990 NE 14th street, DM , Iowa, 50313 .
In fact I will enlist the help of BB's to help teach certain forms at the seminar.

Master Gonzalez

GM Jung's Taekwondo History Room Grand Opening June 18 - needs TRMA branch lineage information

posted Jun 10, 2016, 11:50 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Jun 10, 2016, 12:03 PM ]

Master Gonzalez received a request from Grand Master Jung and needs our help.  We are asked to document, for each branch, the name of the instructor who started the branch and the history of instructors who later taught at each branch.  All that is needed are the names.

GM Jung is having a grand opening of his Tae Kwon Do History Room, and this lineage information is requested to be included in for the June 18th opening.

Please send information to Master Gonzalez.

Pil Sung.

Master Gonzalez teaching Tae Baek

posted Jun 7, 2016, 11:42 AM by Kendall Bailey   [ updated Jun 7, 2016, 11:48 AM ]

Master Gonzalez will be at the Hub starting at 5pm this Friday, June 10th, to teach all 3rd dans and above Tae Baek form. This is a WTF 3rd dan form .

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