On Saturday the 30th of March Students from JSTKD Tae Kwon-Do attended a Korean Kicking seminar performed by Master Jae Jeong!
Master Jae who now resides in Australia was brought to the U.K. by Mr Joseph Schembri former World champion and Head instructor for TKD Schools in the local area.
Master Jae Has a colourful background in Taekwondo and Thai Boxing, he training within the Korean University Tkd system and competed at the Korean National level for many years. After realising his skills he went on to study the Thai art “Thai boxing” he then competed at a very high level winning many full contact titles in his youth. He now teaches in his own full time gym in Perth Australia, passing knowledge of the Art onto his students, he is also a practising Buddhist and has a firm believe in the Meditation of peace within the Martial Art.
On the seminar Master Jae taught all the basic kicks of Taekwondo and performed advanced kicking drills for the students. The feedback was very positive from both students and spectators alike. Master Jae Jeong is simply a true and genuine practitioner of Taekwondo and Brother to our Taekwondo Schools.
There were over 50 students attending from areas such as Barry, Rhoose, Dinas Powys, St Athan and Llantwit Major. Also guest Instructors Mr Neil Gimbel and Mr Brian Taylor of Cowbridge and Cadiff were in attendance.
Well done to all students attending and on behalf of our schools a big thank you to Master Jae Jeong.