Taekwondo

Taekwondo

LEARN SKILLS AND GAIN CONFIDENCE

A world sport, Taekwondo is the art of kicking and punching. Taekwondo will teach a stronger spirit, mind, and body through respect and discipline. Taekwondo focuses on the tenants of courtesy, integrity, perseverance, self-control and indominable spirit. Just like Martial arts or Karate, Taekwondo uses self-defense techniques through a variety of kicks, punches, drills, and movements.

Master Instructor: Jennifer

Jennifer has been teaching Taekwondo for over 20 years, all here in the Greater Charlotte community and Fort Mill. She has taught for many studios as well as opening and owning her own for 10 years. Jennifer is a Kukkiwon Taekwondo 4th degree Black Belt, a Brazilian Jiu-jitsu Purple Belt, and a Yoga Instructor. Jennifer is a passionate Taekwondo Instructor that loves working with all ages and is incredibly knowledgeable in Taekwondo practice and balance!

Assistant Instructor: Will

Will currently has a red belt in Taekwondo and has been training in Taekwondo for several years with Master Instructor, Jennifer. Will is a dedicated instructor who loves working with all students! Will is also involved in other extracurriculars outside of Taekwondo at the Y. He works in the construction crew for the Nation Ford theater department. As well as part of the construction crew, he also performs technical support for the theater department as lights and running crew!

Testing Dates: Testing will be available if the student is ready, you will be provided the testing calendar on the first day.

Belt and T-shirt: T-shirts and Belts will be provided, as well as equipment needed. *Please note it may take up to four weeks to receive these items, please wear athletic clothes in the meantime* Full uniforms will be optional.

For any questions regarding Taekwondo, please contact [email protected]

All Levels Taekwondo 13+

Indian Land YMCA
2/1/24 - 12/31/24
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All Levels Taekwondo Class includes beginners, intermediate, and advanced of any age above 13! Please register for all months. You may submit a 4-week notice to cancel at any time.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
12/6/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 100.00$ 200.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
02/01/24 - 02/29/24
Registration
Closed on
01/31/2024
03/01/24 - 03/31/24
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Closes
02/29/2024
04/01/24 - 04/30/24
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Closes
03/31/2024
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
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Closes
04/30/2024
06/01/24 - 06/30/24
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Closes
05/31/2024
07/01/24 - 07/31/24
No Class 07/04
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Closes
06/30/2024
08/01/24 - 08/31/24
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Closes
07/31/2024
09/01/24 - 09/30/24
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Closes
08/31/2024
10/01/24 - 10/31/24
No Class 10/31
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Closes
09/30/2024
11/01/24 - 11/30/24
Holiday Time Off: Nov. 28
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Closes
10/31/2024
12/01/24 - 12/31/24
No Class Dec. 24 or Dec. 31
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Closes
11/30/2024

All Levels Taekwondo Ages 5+

Indian Land YMCA
2/1/24 - 12/31/24
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All Levels Taekwondo Class includes beginners, intermediate, and advanced of any age above 5! Please register for all months, you may submit a 4 week notice to cancel at any time.


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/1/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 100.00$ 200.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
02/01/24 - 02/29/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
03/01/2024
03/01/24 - 03/31/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
03/30/2024
04/01/24 - 04/30/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
04/30/2024
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
05/30/2024
06/01/24 - 06/30/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
06/30/2024
07/01/24 - 07/31/24
No Class 07/04 - Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
07/30/2024
08/01/24 - 08/31/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
08/30/2024
09/01/24 - 09/30/24
Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
09/30/2024
10/01/24 - 10/31/24
No Class on 10/31 - Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
10/30/2024
11/01/24 - 11/30/24
Holiday Time Off: Nov. 28 - Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
11/30/2024
12/01/24 - 12/31/24
No Class Dec. 24 or Dec. 31. - Tu,Th - 6:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
12/30/2024

Beginner Level Taekwondo Ages 5-12

Indian Land YMCA
2/1/24 - 12/31/24
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This class is for Beginners between the Ages 5-12!


Registration Information  

Open Close Register At MemberNon-Member
3/1/22 12/31/24 Online / Front Desk $ 100.00$ 200.00

Available Sessions

Date(s)
02/01/24 - 02/29/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Registration
Closed on
01/31/2024
03/01/24 - 03/31/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
02/29/2024
04/01/24 - 05/01/24
No Class April 2nd or April 4th - Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
03/31/2024
05/01/24 - 05/31/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
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Closes
04/30/2024
06/01/24 - 06/30/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
05/31/2024
07/01/24 - 07/31/24
No Class 07/04 - Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
06/30/2024
08/01/24 - 08/31/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
07/31/2024
09/01/24 - 09/30/24
Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
08/31/2024
10/01/24 - 10/31/24
No Class on 10/31 - Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
09/30/2024
11/01/24 - 11/30/24
No Class 11/28 - Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
10/31/2024
12/01/24 - 12/31/24
No Class 12/24 or 12/31 - Tu,Th - 5:00 pm - 1 hr
Register  
Closes
11/30/2024

 

Angie Smith

Angie Smith, is a gifted writer, encourager and loving mother of four. Together with her husband, former NFL player Steve Smith, they established The Steve Smith Family Foundation, which is dedicated to providing hope and inspiration to those in need while advancing causes  close to the family’s heart – Promoting family health & wellness as well as the awareness and prevention of domestic violence.

In 2022, The Steve Smith Foundation and Mecklenburg County partnered to create Charlotte’s first behavioral health urgent care, a 24/7, 365 urgent care facility dedicated to mental health and substance abuse needs.

Angie’s commitment to her family, transparency and unselfishness, by putting other’s needs before her own, is an inspiration to all of us!

Alan Tyson

Alan Tyson is the President Architech Sports and Physical Therapy. He was the former Vice President of Sports Performance and Rehabilitation for OrthoCarolina. He is a physical therapist board certified as a sports clinical specialist, a certified athletic trainer and certified strength and conditioning specialist. He has worked with the Charlotte Knights (AAA affiliate of the Chicago White Sox) and continues to serve as a consultant to the team. Alan is also a consultant with the Carolina Panthers and Charlotte Eagles.

Alan has spoken regionally and nationally on various training topics including the foot and ankle, spine care, hip and knee rehabilitation, and he has developed two continuing education courses on the shoulder. He has written 3 books and developed specific training programs for the female athlete, the baseball pitcher, and for football players preparing for the NFL combines. Alan is also an associate editor of the National Strength and Conditioning Journal. He co-hosted a weekly radio show “Health Headlines” on 1110AM WBT with Stacey Sims and Dr. Russ Greenfield for 3 years.

Antoinette Johnson

Meet Antoinette Johnson, the inspiring culinary star of “America’s Test Kitchen: The Next Generation” Hailing from Lexington, KY, she transforms simple, humble ingredients into extraordinary dishes, all while championing the use of fresh, locally-sourced produce. Through her triumph on “America’s Test Kitchen: The Next Generation,” Antoinette’s unwavering perseverance catapulted her career, proving that with passion and determination, anything is possible. With a heart dedicated to community and a love for supporting local farmers, Antoinette’s journey is a testament to embracing change, fostering growth, and inspiring others to follow their culinary dreams.

Beyond her culinary triumphs, Antoinette is a firm believer in the power of evolution and perseverance. She stands as a shining example of how one can constantly evolve, change, and grow on their journey to success. Antoinette’s story is one of resilience and determination, inspiring others to follow their passions despite any challenges they may encounter.

Now, with a cookbook deal and cash grand prize, Antoinette is forging ahead on her culinary adventure, driven by the desire to prove herself and inspire her daughter.