We are proud of our family atmosphere and welcome you to come by and check us out. Youn Wha Ryu Martial Arts is one of the leading Martial Art schools located in North Carolina. Teaching Martial Arts and self-defense in an exciting and easy to learn manner. We firmly believe that Martial Arts is much more than just kicking and punching. Whether you’re interested in health & fitness, mental focus & clarity, personal safety, improved discipline, stress release or inner peace, Youn Wha Ryu Martial Arts has a program to suit your needs and lifestyle.So everyone is certain to find a style that matches their needs and ability. Tae Kwon Do is considered a basis for Youn Wha Ryu and it can be learned by nearly anyone.This is why Tae Kwon Do was incorporated into Youn Wha Ryu.However, Youn Wha Ryu is extremely complex and requires several years of basic Martial Arts training before its concepts can be understood.Training in the Youn Wha Ryu system students are well equipped to deal with any fighting method they may encounter.
Thank you and welcome to our web site.My name is Mr. Steve DiFiore and the Senior Instructor. Youn Wha Ryu is a traditional and complex self-defense system that goes beyond "kicking and punching." Students learn practical self-defense concepts that focus on increasing reaction, timing, speed and full-body power. The comprehensive curriculum includes the most effective and efficient techniques from Kung Fu, Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Hwarang Do, Jiu-Jitsu, Aikido, Judo, Hapkido, Kendo, Tai Chi, and others. The dynamic classes combine both aerobic and anaerobic training and encourage the development of self-discipline, perseverance, balance, agility, coordination, flexibility and total-body strength. Training can be modified as needed for students to be able to participate regardless of age and ability level. The traditional family-oriented martial arts classes are approximately one-hour in length and follow a structured format. Each class focuses on the six training principles: Be Polite Be Patient Be Alert Be Brave Do Your Best Respect Yourself and Others
Rank promotion is an option for students who train consistently, learn all the required rank level curriculum, and receive instructor's recommendation. Promotional testings are judged by Master level instructors of Youn Wha Ryu and the Tae Sool Won Association.
No matter Your Goals We Have a Reason for You to Train:
Womens Self Defense & Safety
We have it all and can tailor your training to meet your individual goals.
WE HAVE PRINCIPLES NOT RULES.
· Be Polite
· Be Patient
· Be Alert
· Be Brave
· Do Your Best
· Respect Yourself & Others
For half of her marriage, Dawn battled multiple sclerosis discreetly until she went public in 2012 in an online interview about her using fitness and martial arts to battle the disease.