About the Instructor…

Master Dennis Wood is a sixth degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, Hap Ki Do, a second degree black belt in Kum Do (Korean Sword) and a level three instructor in Tai Chi, being registered in Texas and in the Kukkiwon Tae Kwon Do School in Korea. 

Having studied under Korean masters, he has participated in and taught martial arts for more than 20 years.  He has competed and led students in competitions at the state and national levels under various Korean Masters.  His titles include first and second place in forms, breaking, and sparring. 

One of his specialties is the instruction of weaponry, including Nunchaku, Bo Staff, Escrima, Cane, Fan, Kama, Tonfa, Kum Do (Korean Sword), Kendo, and Foil and Sabre Fencing. 

In September, 2003, he was awarded the Lee Brothers Teacher of the Year Award.

He has taught people of all ages and ability levels.  His instruction focuses on teaching and inspiring confidence, respect, self-esteem, and discipline through the martial art of self-defense.