World Hosin-Hapkido Federation
Art of Self-Defense
and Rank Awarding Program
The Federation functions administratively and
practically as an independent organization. This goals and objectives are: to
promote personal defense and safety program; to research self-defense
techniques of all martial arts styles; to develop programs and course for
educational institutions throughout the world; and to produce and recognize
qualified Hosin-Hapkido (Art of Self-Defense) Instructors and Masters.
Since 1997, membership to the Federation
has been limited to qualified, selected black belts. Based on their level, the members are
issued either a Instructor Certification (for 1st to 3rd Dan
Black Belt in any qualified martial arts) or Master Certification (4th
Dan Black Belt and above).
If you are interested in joining this
Federation but you are not sure which level of certification you are in, you are encouraged to contact us by e-mail with your information.
1. Ranks in martial arts including the organization
2. Summary of your personal martial arts experience and
Upon receipts your information, the
Federation will review your qualifications and experiences, and consider whether
to invite you a member.
(The membership in only available for
individuals, and there are no group or institutional membership.)
Thank you for inquiring about our
Daeshik Kim, Ed.D., Sc.D., Ph.D.
10th Dan in Hosin-Hapkido
9th Dan in Taekwondo
9th Dan in Judo
The Founder, Honorary President
For more details write or e-mail:
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