• Re-Opening Guidelines

    Saturday, May 16, 2020

    As we re-open for classes, please be kind and respectful by following these simple guidelines. Remember to wear your uniform to class, bring a water bottle (put your name on it!), and stay clean with sanitizer and washing your hands. Are you sick? Stay home! Wear your uniform to the dojang! Bring a water bottle! […]

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  • RE-Opening! May 16th

    Wednesday, May 13, 2020

    Saturday May 16th, 2020, Desert Taekwondo will re-open. After being forced to close due to COVID-19 mandates from the Mayor and Governor, we can now get back to training! We are doing our best to keep things clean and sanitized. Please help us keep things that way by using Clorox wipes, hand sanitizer, wash hands, […]

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  • 30th Anniversary Lifetime Progression Video

    Tuesday, April 30, 2019

    Desert Taekwondo celebrates 30 years in Business! Grand Master Malm updated his Lifetime Progression Video to commemorate the 30th Anniversary of Desert Taekwondo. This video spans his lifetime starting in 1971 with his judo class to today and shows video and pictures throughout almost 50 years of training.    

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  • Student Video 30th Anniversary

    Monday, April 1, 2019

    Student Video from 1989 – 2019 Thank you to all the students over the past 30 years who have made Desert Taekwondo what it is today and creating an atmosphere and legacy that strives from EXCELLENCE!!!!!

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  • 8th Degree Gary L. Smith

    Monday, April 1, 2019

    Congratulations!!! Gary L. Smith (age 72) was promoted to the rank of 8th Dan by Grand Master Brian Malm on March 30, 2019 at the Desert Taekwondo 30th Anniversary. Thank you for 30 years of dedication, commitment, and setting an example that all should follow.

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  • New Student SPECIAL

    Saturday, January 26, 2019

    New Student SPECIAL! Pay for three months of classes and get a FREE UNIFORM and Booklet!!! (a $45 VALUE!)  (new students only!) Our curriculum centers around Taekwondo with an emphasis on technique, self defense, discipline, and control. We are dedicated to producing excellent martial artists that have exceptional skill and character. We place importance on being […]

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  • Sine Wave Motion

    Thursday, August 18, 2016

    What is Sine Wave in Taekwon-Do? The Sine Wave motion is a movement unique to ITF Chang Hon-style Taekwon-do. It is named for the mathematical concept sine wave, an oscillating up-and-down motion. The intent in Taekwon-Do is to create maximum power in one’s technique by raising and lowering the body during the technique. This gives the Sine Wave style of […]

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  • 30 YEARS of Excellence!

    Saturday, March 26, 2016

    Welcome to the Desert Taekwondo Web Site. We are located in Tucson, Arizona.  We have been in business for over 30 years and family owned and operated!  Our PROMISE: Quality instruction Premium Training facility Low rates Family discounts    Read our TESTIMONIALS (click here)!   To learn more about our school,   take a look  at […]

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Content

May
16

Re-Opening Guidelines

As we re-open for classes, please be kind and respectful by following these simple guidelines. Remember to wear your uniform to class, bring a water bottle (put your name on it!), and stay clean with sanitizer and washing your hands. Are you sick? Stay home! Wear your uniform to the dojang! Bring a water bottle! […]

May
13

RE-Opening! May 16th

Saturday May 16th, 2020, Desert Taekwondo will re-open. After being forced to close due to COVID-19 mandates from the Mayor and Governor, we can now get back to training! We are doing our best to keep things clean and sanitized. Please help us keep things that way by using Clorox wipes, hand sanitizer, wash hands, […]

Apr
30

Mirrored Patterns

Here is a video of the colored belt patterns in mirrored format with the correct version in the upper left corner. This will help you follow along like you are looking in a mirror! Good luck!!

Mar
18

Closed for COVID-19

Due to mandates from both the Arizona Governor and the Mayor of Tucson, Desert Taekwondo will close Wednesday March 18th until further notice, hopefully re-open Monday April 13th. We wish our students and families a safe and healthy break. Also – please practice at home during this time as testing will be moved to 2 […]

Contact Information

Desert Taekwondo
6221 E. Golf Links Road
Tucson, AZ 85711
(520) 790-0993