Taekwondo classes in Los Angeles

Taekwondo at Lions Taekwondo Academy Lions Taekwondo Academy 1 Photo 1 Video

Instructors:

  • Master Edward Warzhapetian — He earned his first black belt in a year and a half, having shown extreme determination and a gift for the sport. At the age of 14 Master Edward was invited to the Israeli Junior National team because of his success in tournaments. He competed all over Europe and trained with some of the top tae kwon do fighters in the world. ​After coming to the United States, In 2003 he started teaching with Grand Master Byun; helping the school grow significantly and introducing Lion’s Taekwondo to national and international caliber tournaments. In 2007 Master Edward opened his school with the help of Grand Master Byun and Margo (Master Edward’s sister). In 2009, Master Edward opened a new school in Sherman Oaks California and in 2015 moved it to a much larger location. Master Edward has been able to coach several National and State Champions. Master Edward has also been recognized by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) for the development and popularization of taekwondo;
  • Bella Warzhapetian — Izabel is a second degree black belt. She has been an instructor with Lions Taekwondo Academy for 8 years. As Master Edward’s youngest sister, she was also his very first student and very first black belt. Bella acquired her black belt at the age of 9. She is currently a member of the Armenian National team. International competition has allowed her to compete against some of the world’s best;
  • Margo Warzhapetian — Margarit is our third degree black belt instructor. She started practicing Taekwondo at 8 years old along with her brother. She attained her black belt at the age of 12 and has about 15 years of teaching experience. Margo has not enjoyed participating in tournaments as much as her siblings have and her favorite part of taekwondo was always the fitness, self defense, and discipline aspects of it. Margo is also our women’s fitness instructor;
  • Valeri Tavedyan — Junior Instructor. Larry is a first degree black belt at Lions Taekwondo Academy. Larry has been teaching alongside our lead instructors (Master Edward, Margo, and Bella) since he was 12 years old and recently started teaching with Lions Taekwondo Academy in an official capacity. Larry has participated in many National level tournaments throughout the years and one day hopes to be a National Champion;
  • Greta Gasparyan — Junior Instructor. Greta is currently a brown belt with Lions Taekwondo Academy but has been competing against black belts for about 4 years. She started practicing taekwondo at the age of 12 and has progressed steadily throughout the years. She has shown a lot of dedication in reaching her goals of becoming a black belt and winning big at National and International tournaments.

Programs:

  • Demo Team — Program designed to learn all the advanced techniques for forms, weapons, self defense and acrobatics;
  • Sparring (in Olympic style Tae Kwon Do);
  • Lion Adults (for people who are 15 years old or older);
  • Lion Teens (for children who are 8 to 14 years old);
  • Lion Cubs (for 3 to 7 year old children);
  • Our after school program is an opportunity for students to work in a safe and welcome environment. Erick, our tutor and office manager, has worked with LAUSD as a tutor in the past and has a Bachelor's degree in English from California State University- Northridge. Erick has worked with children of all ages in both English and Math;
  • Private Classes;
  • Birthday Parties — We provide entertainment for 10 kids for 3 hours.

15222 Ventura Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90064
818-994-9439
  • Sepulveda (1.9 ml)
  • Van Nuys (2.1 ml)
  • Woodley (2.5 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo at DK Taekwondo Academy - Olympic DK Taekwondo Academy - Olympic 1 Photo

D.K. Taekwondo Academy — Olympic teaches Korean Martial Arts, «Taekwondo», to our students focusing on discipline and respect. Our curriculum includes both traditional and sports aspects of Taekwondo. We also offer weapons training, boxing, and various self defense techniques.

2411 West Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90006
213-434-9632
  • Westlake/MacArthur Park (3000 ft)
  • Wilshire/Vermont (4100 ft)
  • Wilshire/Normandie (1.2 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.06.03
Taekwondo at Beverly Hills Martial Arts Center The Sunset Dojo Beverly Hills Martial Arts Center The Sunset Dojo 1 Photo

Classes:

  • PeeWee Classes for children 4-6 years;
  • Dragon for 7-12 years;
  • Teen/Adult for ages 12 and up;
  • Personal Training — We take the best that martial arts, boxing, and aerobics have to offer and combine them for an effective fun private training program.
8182 #201 Sunset Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90006
323-360-8400
  • Hollywood/Highland (1.7 ml)
  • Hollywood/Vine (2.4 ml)
  • Universal City/Studio City (3 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo and Hapkido at Jun Chong Tae Kwon Do Jun Chong Tae Kwon Do 1 Photo

Our system is built on a consistent curriculum integrating various styles of martial arts, specifically Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido. It has been successfully taught through the years to children and adults. Many of our students have become masters in their own right, attesting to the high quality and standards of our system. Our Studio is open 7 days a week with classes starting as young as 3 1/2 years old to adults of any age.

Instructors:

  • Phillip Rhee (6th dan Tae Kwon Do, 3rd dan Hapkido, 1st dan Kendo);
  • Master Mason Williams (4th dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido);
  • Mrs. Ada Chong (3rd dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido);
  • Jonas Basom (3rd dan black belt Tae Kwon Do);
  • Armen Safarian (2nd dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do/Hapkido);
  • Yong Chong (2nd dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido);
  • Stephen Howison (1st dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido).
6340B Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90006
323-658-7570
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (2.6 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (2.7 ml)
  • Culver City (2.8 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo and Hapkido at Jun Chong Martial Arts Center Jun Chong Martial Arts Center 1 Photo

We teach selpf defense classes in Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, Kick Boxing, and Jiu Jitsu 7 days a week, with an extended schedule to fit everyone's needs. Little Tiger classes give toddlers ages 3 & up a fun foundation in martial arts, and develops focus, fitness, and respect. Older kids also learn self-confidence, discipline, and real life self defense skills.

Families That Kick Together, Stick Together — Receive 10% off each family member that joins our school.

We Also Host Birthday Parties.

Instructors:

  • James Goller — 4th dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, 4th dan Black belt Hapkido, Blue belt Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, 2nd Kyu Aikido, 1st Kyu Kendo;
  • Armen Safarian — 3rd dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, 3rd dan Hapkido;
  • Greg Williams — 7th dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 7th Hapkido;
  • Daniel Dvorsky — 5th dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 5th dan Hapkido;
  • Dexter Parker — 4th dan black belt Tae Kwon Do, 4th dan Hapkido;
  • Phillip Herbst — 3rd dan Black Belt Tae Kwon Do, 3rd dan Hapkido
  • Spencer Groh — 1st dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido;
  • Natasha Nemanim — 1st dan Black belt Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido;
  • Stephen Howison — 1st dan Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido, Black belt since 1994, Teaching Since 2009;
  • Joseph Melendez — First dan Black belt since 2017.
11870 #102 Santa Monica Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90006
310-979-9222
  • Culver City (4.1 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (5.1 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (6.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo at Kings Combat Sports Kings Combat Sports 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Tiny Kix Program — is designed for our students ages 6 & under. The children play games that are geared to their ability and help them improve their skills;
  • Children's Taekwondo Program — designed for our students ages 7 - 12 years old. The youth classes focus more on specific Taekwondo curriculum. There are more requirements to learn for the next belt, but the children also play games that help reinforce and improve their skills;
  • Teens and Adults — teen and adult curriculum focuses on formal instruction of Taekwondo practices and principles then on games;
  • Fighting Team Program — dedicated to training and molding students into fighting champions at the State, National, and International level. Lead by U.S. National Team Member Luis Reyes, members will learn the "Progression" method of Taekwondo sparring. The A-Team class is fast paced for our more advanced fighters competing in ages 14 and above. The B-Team class is mainly for our 11-13 year old students;
  • Poomsae Team Program — the primary objective of this program is to train students into Poomse Champions at the State, National, and International level.

Instructors:

  • Marian Calinog;
  • Marc De Leon;
  • Mark Kang;
  • Emely Martinez;
  • Gabriel Reyes;
  • Alon Reyes;
  • Araw Reyes;
  • Stephanie Perez;
  • Omar Suarez;
  • Cezar Suarez.
9805 Mason Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90006
818-993-3652
  • Chatsworth (1.1 ml)
  • Nordhoff (1.3 ml)
  • Roscoe (2.2 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo at Yin's Tae Kwon Do Academy in Reseda Yin's Tae Kwon Do Academy in Reseda 1 Photo

Programs:

  • Kids Martial Arts (also known as our Little Tigers Program) for ages 3 to 6;
  • Youth Martial Arts;
  • Adult Tae Kwon Do.

Instructors:

  • Mr. James Co;
  • Adriana Vee.
17728 Vanowen Street
Los Angeles, CA 90006
818-344-5001
  • Balboa (1.2 ml)
  • Reseda (1.3 ml)
  • Woodley (2.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.20
Taekwondo at Excel Taekwondo Center Excel Taekwondo Center 4 Photo

Programs:

  • Tyke Kwon Do Classes (ages 3-7);
  • Children's Martial Arts Classes (ages 7-12);
  • Adult Martial Arts Classes;
  • Family Classes.
21120 Vanowen Street
Los Angeles, CA 90006
818-347-2721
  • Canoga (1200 ft)
  • De Soto (2400 ft)
  • Sherman Way (2800 ft)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
Taekwondo at King Taekwondo King Taekwondo 2 Photo

From basic kicking (Bal-Cha-Ki) to very fancy Demo kicking, various of Forms (Poom-Sae), self-defense techniques (one-step-sparring) & weapon classes are our studio's specialties. We teach our students how to focus, follow directions & self-controls. We also help students' releasing their stresses & getting fitted at the same time.

To achieve a Black Belt takes about 2 years if a student comes to practice 3 times in a week. To wear 1st Degree Black Belt is not our students' final goals.

With 1st Degree Black Belt, our students will be experiencing the ultimate level of Taekwondo. In our school, we have Grandmaster Jo who holds a 9th Degree Black belt & has a PH D in Taekwondo. He taught champions in the university in Korea & also in UCLA.

Instructors: Rogers, Leon, Jackson, Tall.

11167 Tampa Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 91326
818-366-5425
  • Chatsworth (2.9 ml)
  • Nordhoff (3.5 ml)
  • Roscoe (4.4 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.20
Taekwondo at SCTC Taekwondo SCTC Taekwondo 1 Photo

Classes:

  • Little Tigers (3-5 Years old);

  • Kids (White - Purple Belt);

  • Kids (Orange - Blue Stripe Belt);

  • Kids (Brown - Black);

  • Adults (All Levels).

4454 #106a Van Nuys Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91326
818-907-5744
  • Van Nuys (1.9 ml)
  • Valley College (2 ml)
  • Woodman (2.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.20
Taekwondo at DK Taekwondo Academy - Pico DK Taekwondo Academy - Pico 2 Photo

D.K. Taekwondo Academy - Olympic teaches Korean Martial Arts, «Taekwondo», to our students focusing on discipline and respect. Our curriculum includes both traditional and sports aspects of Taekwondo. We also offer weapons training, and boxing.

2554 West Pico Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91326
213-503-7551
  • Wilshire/Vermont (1.1 ml)
  • Wilshire/Normandie (1.1 ml)
  • Westlake/MacArthur Park (1.2 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.21
Taekwondo at Dae Sung Brothers Tae Kwon Do Dae Sung Brothers Tae Kwon Do 5 Photo

A school to learn one of the most popular martial arts in the world, Taekwondo. Train in this Olympic WTF style.

Instructors:

  • Matthew Kennedy, 5th Dan Black Belt Master;
  • Alejandro Rocher, 4th Dan Black Belt Instructor;
  • Paul I Kim, 4th Dan Black Belt Instructor;
  • Alejandro Macias, 2th Dan Black Belt Instructor.
5604 San Vicente Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91326
213-265-5619
  • Expo/La Brea (2 ml)
  • Farmdale (2.1 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (2.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.19
Taekwondo at International Taekwondo College International Taekwondo College 1 Photo
7525 Fallbrook Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 91326
818-888-7979
  • Sherman Way (1.6 ml)
  • Roscoe (1.8 ml)
  • Canoga (1.9 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.19
Taekwondo and HapKiDo at MUSA Martial Arts Academy MUSA Martial Arts Academy 2 Photo

MUSA Martial Arts Academy is a TaeKwonDo and HapKiDo school based in Los Angeles, CA that also incorporates many other martial arts techniques, gymnastics and acrobatics, weapons, and has a wide variety of programs for adults, women, and children. We also specialize in private lessons, as well as women’s self defense and programs designed specifically for at-risk youth.

Instructor — April Crone.

Classes:

  • Little Warriors (3-5 years);
  • Children (6-11 years);
  • Junior (12-16 years);
  • Adult (all levels).
415 1/4 North Larchmont Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91326
323-902-6872
  • Wilshire/Western (1.4 ml)
  • Hollywood/Vine (1.6 ml)
  • Wilshire/Normandie (1.7 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.04.19
Taekwondo & Hapkido at Abrigo Martial Arts Abrigo Martial Arts 6 Photo

Master Abrigo has trained in tae kwon do, hapkido, escrima and korean sword. He also specializes in working with autistic children.

6508 Arizona Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 91326
310-645-3777
  • Culver City (3.3 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (3.4 ml)
  • Aviation/LAX (3.7 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.16
Hapkido, Taekwondo and Acrobatics at American Hapkido Karate American Hapkido Karate 4 Photo 1 Video

Hapkido Instructor — Master Sayed Qubadi.

Acrobatics Instructor — Jordan "JorDance" Cann.

4405 Laurel Canyon Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 91326
818-998-2441
  • Laurel Canyon (1.2 ml)
  • North Hollywood (1.7 ml)
  • Universal City/Studio City (2.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.17
Taekwondo, Boxing, Kickboxing & Fitness at Panther Martial Arts & Family Fitness Panther Martial Arts & Family Fitness 2 Photo 1 Video

Classes:

  • Mini Cubs (4-7 years old);
  • Cubs (8-11 years old);
  • Panthers I (12-13 years old);
  • Panthers II (14-17 years old);
  • Adult Cadio Boxing.

Trainers:

  • Andrea Pollock — (Boxing Instructor) Gold medal winner @ UCLA National Boxing championship;
  • Barry Hawkins — (Black Belt) Personal Trainer-Martial Arts Instructor-Cardio Boxing Instructor;
  • Dillon Olney — (Black Belt) Personal Trainer-Martial Arts Instructor-Cardio Boxing Instructor;
  • Joy Fox — Personal Trainer-Martial Arts Instructor-Cardio Boxing Instructor;
  • Leia Dilley — Panther Ninja Tumbling.
5555 Hollywood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
323-301-8855
  • Hollywood/Western (900 ft)
  • Hollywood/Vine (4400 ft)
  • Vermont/Sunset (1.1 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.16
Taekwondo at JK Tae Kwon Do Reseda JK Tae Kwon Do Reseda 1 Photo

Head Instructor — Master Robie Bakhos:

  • 5th Degree Black Belt Taekwondo;
  • 1st Degree Black Belt Hapkido.

Classes are 1 hour long for adults and 50 minutes long for children and teens. Classes consist of some cardio/conditioning, and stretching. Kicking/punching, and practicing techniques such as Poomse (forms) or falling motions are on a daily routine. We also practice Hapkido (self-defense / hand techniques, & etc.)

Our program is designed to assist in the personal development of our students. We use a variety of activities to help us achieve our objectives, including an Olympic sport, an artistic discipline, self-defense training, and an abundance of exercises.

7632 Tampa Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
818-758-9698
  • Pierce College (1.8 ml)
  • Tampa (1.9 ml)
  • Reseda (2.2 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.16
Taekwondo at Best US Tae Kwon Do Academy in Los Angeles Best US Tae Kwon Do Academy in Los Angeles

Providing best education to childern to develop strong mind and body.

3525 West 3rd Street
Los Angeles, CA
213-388-2799
  • Wilshire/Vermont (2500 ft)
  • Vermont/Beverly (2600 ft)
  • Wilshire/Normandie (3900 ft)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.18
Taekwondo at Tae Ryong Taekwondo School Los Angeles Tae Ryong Taekwondo School Los Angeles 1 Photo
2314 Westwood Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA
310-773-9508
  • Culver City (2.5 ml)
  • La Cienega/Jefferson (3.5 ml)
  • Expo/La Brea (4.5 ml)
Sport class for
  • boys
  • girls
  • young men
  • young women
  • men
  • women
2017.05.18