Kuk Sool Won is a complete martial arts system with its main focus on self-discipline and respect as well as incorporating all aspects of martial arts.
Kuk Sool Won is so much more than just another martial art; it is extremely comprehensive, offered in a single, unified and highly structured system. With Kuk Sool Won you don’t need to supplement your training with time consuming ‘add on’ programs such as sparring techniques, pressure point workshops or gym sessions as so many other schools do. With Kuk Sool Won traditional martial arts it’s already included in the curriculum. It has something for everyone interested in the martial arts.
Kuk Sool Won is not a sport, however tournaments and competitions held in the UK and Worldwide. Kuk Sool Won is dedicated to the cultivation of mental growth, physical health and traditional Korean martial arts training. That said however, the Korean government have plans to hold a Martial Arts Olympics with only martial arts styles that can prove a clear lineage and ancestry being able to compete. So far Kuk Sool Won is the only martial art recognised as being eligible.
Encompassing over 31 different Korean styles taken from three primary cultural sub-groups, Family Martial Arts, Buddhist Temple Martial Arts and Royal Court Martial Arts, Kuk Sool Won offers a wide spectrum and curriculum of martial arts that is not available anywhere else.
WE ARE A BLACK BELT SCHOOL! We will commit ourselves to getting you to black belt level and beyond, to instilling the virtues of the martial arts and to making you more successful and positive in life through the practice of Kuk Sool Won.
To accomplish this, we must instil the BLACK BELT ATTITUDE, to set goals for self-improvement, and to develop the “never-give-up” spirit that is necessary to overcome obstacles and become more successful in life.
Next we hope to educate and influence our students overall BEHAVIOUR so that they will develop the habits and lifestyle that will lead towards long term success; to learn and practice self-discipline in everything we do.
Finally, is to reinforce solid CHARACTER development and to live by the set principles and standards that can be applied to daily living, to encourage the formation of high personal standards and demonstrate respect for all human beings.
We will constantly strive to maintain our commitment to LEAD by EXAMPLE with ENERGY and EXCELLENCE.