Master Kim has been involved in Taekwondo for over 45
When Taekwondo was in it's infancy and there were few
schools across Canada, Grand Master Kim was one of the
first to pioneer this new martial art.
After moving to Canada, Grand Master
Kim opened his first Canadian Taekwondo School in Ontario
in September in Ontario in September of 1971 and subsequently
a school in Alberta in 1974. He later moved to B.C.
and was a resident of the Comox Valley for six years,
establishing the Courtenay Taekwondo School in September
Grand Master Kim has served as the Director of the Canadian
Taekwondo Association, President of the B.C. Taekwondo Federation
and is Past Chairman of the Master's Advisory Committee for
the B.C. Taekwondo Federation. He currently conducts Woo Kim
Taekwondo Schools in Surrey, Langley, Courtenay, Comox, Parksville,
On July 11th 2005, at the Annual General Meeting Grandmaster
Kim was once again elected President of the World Taekwondo
Federation BC. Grandmaster Kim will work hard for the next
few years to bring BC Taekwondo to new levels and set the
stage for generations to come.
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Pictures captured from 1991 Video of Grandmaster Woo Kim performing
a demonstration at the Woo Kim Taekwondo Championships