Haidong Gumdo Seminar & Workshop Availability

Starting back in 2005, I have been learning and teaching the Korean sword. This has been an incredible opportunity for me to continue to develop as a martial artist and a teacher. Something that sets my teaching apart from others is the dedication to the lifelong students. It has been a great pleasure to have […]

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Return of the Online Store!

The online on-demand clothing store is open! This is the simplest method to get WTMA clothing! https://www.white-tiger-martialarts.com/front-page/store/ *note: the current Dashi Hanbon 2022 design is intended for light colors! Dark color version will be added for 2023.

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Yudansha Record Keeping

If you are a student of a Midwest Haidong Gumdo school and have earned a Dan rank, please complete this form ASAP! Thank you! Loading…

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Training Is Life

A memory posted by a student today! He turned 70 a couple weeks ago and will be testing for 3rd Dan Instructor in Haidong Gumdo in 10 days. #wtmahaidonggumdo #haidonggumdo #stilltraining #minnesotaswords #wtmashiro

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Finding Your Tribe

Find your tribe is important. This is something that White Tiger Martial Arts works toward. Training hard and enjoying life together! The group here is the same group in the video below. It was during our participation in the MarsCON 2017. Star Wars meets Pokemon Go! on the Main stage during Masquerade.

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The Culture of Where You Train

Recently, I asked a handful of students and those close to the school what their thoughts were for why they stay with WTMA or have developed the connection to us. Below are excerpts from some of the replies. If you have additional thoughts, please comment or send them to me. “The love and passion you […]

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Fridley Community Education – Korean Sword

Korean Sword WTMA will be offering classes in coordination with Fridley Community Education starting January 17, 2022. Follow the link below to find registration!   #haidonggumdo #koreansword #wtmashiro

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When do you work?

I don’t usually use a meme to make a point but… This one fits for martial arts very well. I’ve been teaching for over 35 years now and have seen a wide variety of students come through the door. Not only the typical 8 year old to 70+ year old but the reasons for why […]

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No Class time changes

The Tuesday and Thursday class times will stay…return…to the summer hours. Taekwondo from 6:00-6:50 Hating Gumdo from 7:00-7:50

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WTMA Clothing Sale!

For the next two weeks, students can order WTMA clothing based upon the same designs as used last time plus they will have HDGD uniform options available! Get your orders in by May 31st! If you have questions, email or message Master F. You can find the available items in the WTMA store!

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Seminar Calendar Opening

With the end of most pandemic restrictions happening here in Minnesota on July 1, 2021, please know that I’m looking forward to seeing everyone and will be opening the seminar/training calendar with dates starting July 19th. You can use the link below for topics and the calendar to plan your seminar!  Seminar Topics and pricing […]

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Student Development Continues!

This announcement is to ALL martial arts schools and teachers.   If any of my students contacts and/or asks to train with. they DO HAVE my permission. If you would rather an introduction or such, please feel free to contact me.   It is my belief that I can greatly help ALL of my students […]

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Back to Class!

Classes resume tomorrow! Well,  officially, training will resume with guidelines necessary until January 4, 2021. See you tomorrow! If you will be taking a break until after the Holidays, then “happy and joyful times to you!” See you soon.

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Four Week Shutdown…again!

As of midnight tonight WTMA will close for four weeks per the latest mandate from the Minnesota Governor. This means that there will be new challenges and materials created for at home training. Check out the WTMA training group for details. Message Master F. if you’re not in the group. Sorry, active direct students only.

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Student Info & Waiver Update

Since there has been many changes over the past many months, I was reminded that student information and waivers should be updated. Please follow this link to update your information and verify the waiver. https://www.white-tiger-martialarts.com/front-page/student-login-here/ Thanks!

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