Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the art of Taekwondo and other martial arts and have attained a certain level of expertise to qualify them as teachers and also mentors. Through extensive testing, certification, and tournament-level competition, our staff has attained mastery in this martial art and now enjoy sharing their skill and passing it on to their students.
Master Croft has practiced Martial Arts for over 40 years. He has his 6th Dan Taekwondo Black Belt certification through the Kukkiwon in Seoul, Korea. Member of the World Taekwondo Academy – Kukkiwon, USA Taekwondo, AAU Taekwondo. Master Croft holds a 4th Dan Master Instructor certification in Haidong Gumdo, a Korean Sword Art. He is an executive board member of the Texas State Haidong Gumdo Association and a member of the World Haidong Gumdo Federation. He also has a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronic Engineering. Master Croft also served 6 years in the US Navy Submarine Service in the Advanced Electronics Field as a Sonar Supervisor.
Ms. Visakha is a 3rd Dan Blackbelt Certified through the Kukkiwon in Seoul, Korea. She is also a gold medalist at the Fort Worth International Taekwondo Tournament. She teaches the "Little Dragons" and "Beginner" Classes, along with the Combined Classes. She is also a student in the Haidong Gumdo Class, working on her Blackbelt.
Mr. DeCicco is a First Degree Blackbelt certified through the Kukkiwon in Seoul, Korea. He has been practicing Martial arts off an on from the age of 8 to 13. Practiced Taekwondo at the collegiate level while earning his degree in Construction Management. Served 8 years in the Navy as Corpsman working with the Marine Corps from 2007 – 2015. When I am not at the Dojang I spend the rest of my time with my wonderful wife and two Kids.
Zach is a first-degree blackbelt in Haidong Gumdo. He is our Jr. Instructor and helps out in the classes assisting Master Croft with the instruction of Jr. Belts. Zach also teaches the Haidong Gumdo classes. He has his Haidong Gumdo Blackbelt certification through the World Haidong Gumdo Federation in Korea.