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Grand Master Ki Soo Jung - 8th Degree Black Belt

Posted: April 07, 2021

Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung

Read below to learn more about Grand Master Jung's martial arts career and accomplishments.

Grand Master Ki Soo Jung

  • 1971: Started Taekwondo in 7th grade at Man-Kyong Middle School
  • 1972: 9th Chulra-Bukdo Championship - 1st Prize
  • 1973: Graduated Man-Kyong Middle School
  • 1974: 1st prize in Chulra-Bukdo, 11th Individual Championship Tournament
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1974: 3rd Prize in 1st Korea Middle and High School Champion Tournament
  • 1974: Won Official Commendation in Educational Association of Chulra-Bukdo
  • 1974: 1st Prize in Preliminary Race of 2nd Korea Athletic Meet Championship
  • 1975: 1st Prize in Chulra-Bukdo New Talent Championship Tournament
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1975: 2nd Prize in the 12th Individual Championship Tournament
  • 1976: Awarded an Official Commendation from Man-Kyong High School
  • 1976: Graduated Man-Kyong High school
  • 1978: Entered Korea Judo University
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1978: 2nd Prize in Korea Taekwondo Championship Tournament
  • 1979: Entered the Army, 5th division (ROK Marines)
  • 1980: 1st Prize in President Loyal Grant Championship Tournament
  • 1980: 1st Prize in Korea Athletics Meet for Kyungki-Do representative selection

Grand Master Ki Soo Jung

  • 1981: 3rd Place in Army International Qualifying Championship
  • 1982: Returned to Korea Judo University  
  • 1982: Awarded the fourth class instructor
  • 1983: Certificate of the national instructor
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1985: Graduated from Young In University
  • 1986: Trainer in the USA Training Center
  • 1988: Established the US Taekwondo Center
  • 1989: USA Master Demo Team
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1991: Certificate of USA referee
  • 1993: Won Official Commendation from World Taekwondo Headquarters (Kukkiwon)
  • 1994: Coach in Pan-America Taekwondo Championship
  • 1995: Coach in the Olympic festival
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 1995: Awarded Testimonial of Guidance Membership
  • 1996: Awarded the Certificate of International Referee
  • 1999 - 2001: Coach in the World Taekwondo Championships.
  • 2006 - present: Colorado President of US Taekwondo Leaders Union
Grand Master Ki Soo Jung
  • 2008: Silver Medalist 2008 World Hanmadang
  • 2008: Advisor to the World Taekwondo Federation
  • 2008: Appointed to the President's Task Force for the U.S. Taekwondo Committee, previously known as the U.S. Taekwondo Federation
  • October 2010: Honorably presented the rank of Eighth Dan
  • 2012: Appointed U.S. Calegate Team Leader.
MASTER SEAN JUNG, GRANDMASTER KI SOO JUNG, INSTRUCTOR JULIET JUNG
MASTER SEAN JUNG, GRANDMASTER KI SOO JUNG, INSTRUCTOR JULIET JUNG