Tae Kwon Do - Beginners

Class Description

Tae Kwon Do is a dynamic martial art that compliments all aspects of fitness.  Its emphasis on long, high, powerful kicks and precise movements help the body go through dynamic physical change.  Practicing Tae Kwon Do gives you mental and physical awareness as well as a great means of self-defense.  This beginner class will prepare you for progressing through the belt rankings in the advanced class.

Class Schedule

Monday & Wednesday                 
Beginner:  5:30-6:30 pm    
$55.00 1st Half session March 5- April 2 No class March 12 & 14 for WVU Spring break 
$60.00 2nd Half Session April 4- April 25         

$115.00 Full Session March 5- April 25 (14 classes) No class March 12 & 14 for WVU Spring break     



Additional Class Information

 Toney Artice is a 7th degree Black Belt.  He is the highest ranking master in World Tae Kwon Do Chung Do Kwan.   Toney has been an instructor at West Virginia University for over 30 years, teaching thousands of students with hundreds of students acquiring black belts under his instruction.

Carl Stafford, a senior at WVU, started boxing in the eighth grade.  He began practicing martial arts at WVU as a freshman under the instruction of Toney Artice.  Carl is currently a Brown Belt in Tae Kwon Do, and is eligible to test for his Black Belt in April of 2018. He has been a TA under Toney Artice for the past year and mentors his fellow students in the WVU Martial Art programs.