NEWTOWN MOO DUK KWAN

A Traditional Korean Martial Art


Reading Time: 3 minutesFirst it is important to understand that Soo Bahk Do® is the martial art and the Moo Duk Kwan® is the martial art school founded by Hwang Kee and which infused a particular philosophy and “style” of teaching the martial art system of Soo Bahk Do. The term “Bahk” originated in the age of Chun Chu (2700 years ago)according to the Moo Yei Dobo Tong Ji, which is one of the oldest records of...

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Reading Time: 1 minuteMartial art instructor, Rich Ahlers provides a superior martial art experience for karate students in Newtown, Connecticut. Ahlers is internationally certified by the Moo Duk Kwan® as an instructor licensed to teach the Soo Bahk Do® martial art system and he has recently been elected to serve on the Board of Directors for the United States Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation® representing members in Region 1....

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Reading Time: 2 minutesThe 2013 National Festival and Dan Leadership Convention was a Dan focused national event with only a handful of highly motivated Gups in attendance. The Gups who were present were there because they had worked to earn the opportunity to share that event with Dan members. Congratulations to those Gups for their initiative and strong leadership potential! A number of questions have been asked about the 2014...

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