Seattle Tae Kwon Do is the longest running Martial Arts school in the area. Seattle Tae Kwon Do is a 4-time winner of King 5’s Best of Western Washington for best Martial Arts school in the State.
Since we’ve opened, we’ve been dedicated to changing the lives of people one person at a time, through martial arts, education and coaching. We strive to provide a safe, comfortable and welcoming atmosphere for all students and family members in . We take pride in creating an environment for individuals to achieve, develop and succeed in their personal goals.
We strongly believe that martial arts can be for everyone, regardless of age, gender or experience levels. Throughout all of our programs, students will not only learn the necessary skill sets to protect themselves, we stand behind our realistic and practical approach, confident it will enable every member to achieve greatness and live their best life..
Get To Know Our World Class MASTER Instructors
Grand Master Richards is a Korea Taekwondo Jidokwan 9th Degree and Kukkiwon 8th Degree Black Belt. He attended Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea and is the highest ranking non-Korean in Washington State.
Senior Master Lee is a Kukkiwon 7th Degree Black Belt. She was a former Korean National Champion and was a two-time World Championship medalist. She has been
Master Sung-Suk Kim is a Kukkiwon 6th Degree Black Belt. She is a former World Medalist in Sparring and was a member of the Kukkiwon Demonstration Team.
Grand Master Richards began his Martial Arts journey at the age of 4. Over the years he has had gained much knowledge from being a former National Medalist to attending University in Seoul, Korea. In 2021, he was promoted to 9th Degree Black Belt by the Korea Taekwondo Jidokwan (One of the original Taekwondo Organizations. In addition this he is one of less than 20 Americans to hold the distinction of 8th Degree Black Belt with the Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Headquarters). He is a proud Alumni or Yonsei University in Seoul, Korea (Korean Studies Major) and has a Master of Science Degree in Taekwondo from Amerstate University.