ABOUT THOUSAND OAKS
The Thousand Oaks Tae Ryong Taekwondo School opened its doors in 1994. It is Grand Master Shin’s second school in Ventura County. At just under 3000 square feet it is fully equipped, including a padded floor for safety and a surround sound stereo. It is a sparkling facility centrally located in beautiful Thousand Oaks (paled only when compared to the students who train there), close to schools, shopping and restaurants.
The friendly and professional staff has timelessly assisted thousands of people in and around Thousand Oaks to realize their dream of becoming a Black Belt. Tae Ryong prides itself on helping so many achieve this goal over the past 17 years, takes an active role in building a strong and happy community that extends beyond the studio doors. Come train with Grand Master Shin and experience the difference for yourself.
“One of the best parts about Tae Ryong Taekwondo is training with Grand Master Shin. Training with him is not easy, but it makes your better.” -Jacob Ginzburg- 11 yrs old, Black Belt Essay
4-6 years old
This is our “Pre-K” into the regular Taekwondo program. The Little Dragon’s mission is Character Development and building a positive Teacher – Student relationship. We use the tools of kicking and punching to excite and motivate children to enjoy discipline, respect, and structure. We also introduce “achievement-based learning” by rewarding positive behavior daily.
Focus: attention span development, following directions, coordination, and self-control.
Graduating from this class indicates the child is ready to begin the journey to Black Belt!
Tae Ryong -
Gigantic and Growing
7-12 years old
Along with self-defense techniques, Taekwondo students have daily training in Courtesy, Integrity, Self-control, Perseverence, and Indomitable Spirit. These tenets make up an individual with unshakeable character and confidence when confronted with adversity.
Like a “Gigantic and Constantly Growing Dragon,” every student has the opportunity for growth and that potential is infinite. All you need is to set your goal, work hard for it, and never give up along the way. Our goal is symbolized with a Black Belt.
Taekwondo, translates to The Philosophical Way of Kicking and Punching”. Rich with History, Taekwondo is unique in that it is the most popular Martial Art in the world and continues to evolve. Over 200 countries and 8 million people worldwide are currently practicing Taekwondo.
Mastery of anything begins with self and that is what Taekwondo aims to achieve. The cultivation of oneself through physical training and mental discipline will give your life focus and balance.
The wide breadth of techniques incorporated in Taekwondo practice makes it inclusive and safe for all ages and physiques to begin and strengthen toward confident Black Belts.
Adult HIIT Fit
HIIT, or high-intensity interval training, is a training technique in which you give all-out, one hundred percent effort through quick, intense bursts of exercise, followed by short, sometimes active, recovery periods. This type of training gets and keeps your heart rate up and burns more fat in less time. Our HIIT training incorporates TKD moves, including kicks and punches.