TAE KWON DO
ABOUT OUR TAE KWON DO SCHOOL
The All America Tae Kwon Do Academy is the newest Tae Kwon Do school in Matthews, NC. However, this school is not just another Martial Arts business. Instead, we aim to teach authentic, traditional Tae Kwon Do that fosters good character growth. We specialize in teaching children leadership, communication, and life skills while also developing their discipline, confidence, and integrity. With our team consisting of a 9th Degree Grandmaster and a 3rd Degree Head instructor, we are able to provide over 60 years of Martial arts experience. Through our traditional techniques and innovative scientific teaching methods, we are excited to bring an authentic style of Tae Kwon Do to Matthews.
TENANTS OF TAE KWON DO
MEET OUR TEAM
Grandmaster Mun is a 9th Degree Black Belt with over 50 years of experience. His credentials include the 4th Dan Black Belt in Kukkiwon, 6th Dan in World Tae Kwon Do Black Belt World, 6th Degree in Black Belt World Combat Arts Federation, and 9th Dan Black Belt in Traditional Tae Kwon Do. In the past, he won the JR. Maryland State Tae Kwon Do Grand Champion in Free Sparring. In Pittsburgh, he won a gold medal in the Durham Kong Tournament. He is also a two time Tae Kwon Do Black Belt Hall of Fame winner given to him by the American Free Style Karate and American Kido Federation. At the age of 17, he lead a Tae Kwon Do school in Reistertown, MD. Then in 1986, he was the Head Instructor for New Life Black Belt in Baltimore, MD. Grandmaster Mun also has a Master of Divinity from Westminster Theological Seminary in PA. He pastored children for 5 years and youth group for 20 years. Today, he is sharing his passion for Tae Kwon Do and has been a nominee twice for the Leader Award in a Tae Kwon Do spread by Grandmaster Jun Lee. He is also a featured inductee in the 2019 Who's Who in the Martial Arts book.
Head Instructor Nick St.Clair is a 4th Dan Black Belt. He initially began training in Mixed Martial Arts but at the age of 21, he started training in Tae Kwon Do. He is experienced in weapon training including the weapons nun-chuck, bo staff, kama, single and double stick, and single and double knife. He also has worked seminars in Paubaun Arnis under AMA Guro Rafino Paumbuan.
General Manager Derry is a 2nd Degree Black Belt from the Oak Do Kwan Federation. He initially learned Karate 5 years ago but has since learned Tae Kwon Do. He has been trained by Grandmaster Mun through private lessons and is also an assistant to Grandmaster Mun. He has awards from winning Form and Sparring competitions and in 2018, he received an award for being an Assistant Instructor. He hopes to be an assistance to Tae Kwon Do students and is excited to help students reach their Martial Arts goals.
167 S. TRADE ST SUITES K&L MATTHEWS, NC 28105