Sine Wave Motion

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 […]

2015 JTF Regional Awards

JTF Southwest Region 2015 Awards The JTF is pleased to announce the following 2015 awards for the Jun Tong Taekwon-Do Federation – Southwest Region under its Vice-President: Senior Master Brian Malm, 8th Dan.  The Awards Committee collected nominations and voted to award several categories for Instructor Excellence based on Commitment, Dedication, Knowledge, and Attitude.  These […]

More TRAINING for the ADVANCED ranks!

Black Belts get longer classes!!! Beginning the New Year 2016 the schedule will have a slight change. To give the numerous and dedicated red and black belts more time to train, we will be adding 15 minutes to all of the classes!  The Adult schedule will be moved ahead 15 minutes to accommodate the added […]

Father and son

Bonding in the Martial Arts Martial arts help to develop the mind-body-spirit in each individual that trains, regardless of age or gender. As each person reaches the level of black belt they also develop strong bonds with training partners, instructors, and students. The bond between an instructor and student is difficult to describe to someone […]

How Martial Arts Changed My Life

How Martial Arts Changed My Life by Master Howard Hu, 4th degree Black Belt Martial Arts became a popular part of our culture since the mid-‘70s through Hollywood. In the modern day, Martial Arts’ fame rose even higher in the entertainment industry through MMA and UFC. Unfortunately, as it gained its popularity in the modern […]

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