Tae Kwon Do - Beginning

  • Fee: $111-120 per session    
  • Age: 8-15
  • Location: E. Moore Hall
  • Dates: Ses. 1, Sept.4-Oct. 16; Ses. 2, Oct. 21-Dec. 4
  • Day and Time: Mon. & Wed. 5:15-6:15 p.m.

Class Description

Beginning Tae Kwon Do involves the introduction of basic forms, four basic kicks, and one step-sparring, which is our basic self-defense technique.  Once these moves are memorized and mastered the student will be ready to test for yellow belt. 

Detailed Schedule

Session  1

Dates: Sept. 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30; Oct. 2, 7, 9, 14, 16 

Number of classes: 13 

Fee:  $120 per person

Session  2

Dates: Oct. 21, 23, 28, 30; Nov. 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 19; Dec. 2, 4  (No class Nov. 25, 27)

Number of classes: 12

Fee:  $111 per person

Additional Information

****Note: Six (11) or more participants must enroll by midnight Sept. 3 or class will be canceled. ***

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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 more than 30 years, teaching thousands of students, with hundreds of students acquiring black belts under his instruction.

Chase Stafford, a graduate of WVU, started boxing in the eighth grade. He began practicing martial arts at WVU as a freshman under the instruction of Toney Artice. Chase achieved his Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do in 2018. He has been a TA under Toney Artice for several years and mentors students in the WVU Martial Art programs.