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Grand Master Troy Trudeau Bio

Began training in Wada Ryu karate in 1970
Promoted to 1st Dan Black belt in Wado Ryu karate in 1974
Began training with GM Kang Rhee (Memphis, TN) in 1976
Promoted to 2nd Dan  Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1979 -  GM Kang Rhee
Promoted to 3rd Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1982 - GM Kang Rhee
Promoted to 4th Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1985 -  GM Kang Rhee
Received Moo Committee Honor In PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do Association in 1985 - GM Kang Rhee, Moo Committee is the highest Honor IN PTA
Promoted to 5th Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1989, and awarded the title of Master  - GM Kang Rhee
Introduced to Kuk  Sool Won in 1989, Montgomery Alabama, started training in KSW.
Joined World Ki Do Federation/Korea Ki Do Association in 1993 and Promoted to 6th Dan Black Belt - GM In Sun Seo
Received Letter of Appointment as a Master of  Martial Arts -  GM In Sun Seo
Received Letter of Approval as a Martial Arts Training School - GM In Sun Seo
Promoted to 6th Dan Black Belt in PMA 1994 - GM Kang Rhee
Created Tae Sool Won in 1996
Received 7th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Hap Ki Do - GM Rudy Timmerman in 2005
Received 7th Dan Black Belt TKD, PMA - GM Kang Rhee in 2006
Received 7th Dan Black Belt Hap Ki Do - GM Kang Rhee on 2006
Promoted to 8th Dan Black Belt TSW/HKD 2009, recognized as  GM  President and Founder of Tae Sool Won
Tennessee Regional Director for World Ki Do Federation/Han Min Jok Hap Ki Do Association 2011
Received 7th Dan Black Belt Hap Ki Do WKF/HMJHKD – GM In Sun Seo
Promoted to 8th Dan BlackBelt PaSaRyu TKD, PaSaRyu Martial Artist  Association by Gm Kang H.Rhee
Promoted to 8th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Won and recognized as GM and Founder of Tae Sool Won by GM Kang H. Rhee
Received 8th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Hap Ki Do - GM Rudy Timmerman in 2013

Began training in Wada Ryu karate in 1970

Promoted to 1st Dan Black belt in Wado Ryu karate in 1974

Began training with GM Kang Rhee (Memphis, TN) in 1976

Promoted to 2nd Dan  Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1979 -  GM Kang Rhee

Promoted to 3rd Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1982 - GM Kang Rhee

Promoted to 4th Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1985 -  GM Kang Rhee

Received Moo Committee Honor In PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do Association in 1985 - GM Kang Rhee, Moo Committee is the highest Honor IN PTA

Promoted to 5th Dan Black Belt, PaSaRyu Tae Kwon Do 1989, and awarded the title of Master  - GM Kang Rhee

Introduced to Kuk  Sool Won in 1989, Montgomery Alabama, started training in KSW.

Joined World Ki Do Federation/Korea Ki Do Association in 1993 and Promoted to 6th Dan Black Belt - GM In Sun Seo

Received Letter of Appointment as a Master of  Martial Arts -  GM In Sun Seo

Received Letter of Approval as a Martial Arts Training School - GM In Sun Seo

Promoted to 6th Dan Black Belt in PMA 1994 - GM Kang Rhee

Created Tae Sool Won in 1996

Received 7th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Hap Ki Do - GM Rudy Timmerman in 2005

Received 7th Dan Black Belt TKD, PMA - GM Kang Rhee in 2006

Received 7th Dan Black Belt Hap Ki Do - GM Kang Rhee on 2006

Promoted to 8th Dan Black Belt TSW/HKD 2009, recognized as  GM  President and Founder of Tae Sool Won

Tennessee Regional Director for World Ki Do Federation/Han Min Jok Hap Ki Do Association 2011

Received 7th Dan Black Belt Hap Ki Do WKF/HMJHKD – GM In Sun Seo

Promoted to 8th Dan BlackBelt PaSaRyu TKD, PaSaRyu Martial Artist  Association by Gm Kang H.Rhee

Promoted to 8th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Won and recognized as GM and Founder of Tae Sool Won by GM Kang H. Rhee

Received 8th Dan Black Belt Tae Sool Hap Ki Do - GM Rudy Timmerman in 2013