Harvey Alvarenga, 1st Dan Black Belt Candidate

Raleigh 6-year-old with autism credits martial arts for giving him courage, confidence

by Bridget Condon, ABC11 Reprint from: https://abc11.com/harvey-alvarenga-autism-black-belt-adhd/7707393/  RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) — A Raleigh 6-year-old is using what some may see as an obstacle as a springboard to push him forward. He’s now preparing to become one of the youngest students in the United States to earn his 1st Dan black belt in a version […]

What is Hap-Ki-Do?

by SaBumNim Eric Laino, 5th Dan Hap-Ki-Do was originated and organized unique principles because it is a branch of Korean Jujitsu. Hap-Ki-Do is a martial art which is complimented its three principles: “Yu-Won-Hwa,” which means power or energy, complete defense, and coordination. Hap-Ki-Do has 3,000 different martial art techniques which apply the dynamic theory to […]

Harvey Alvarenga

Raleigh Six-Year-Old Special Needs Child Testing for Hapkido Black Belt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE An experienced six-year-old martial artist from Raleigh, North Carolina will be one of the youngest students in the United States to earn his 1st Dan Black Belt in the Korean martial arts form of Hapkido. What makes this young man more special is that he fights the obstacles of having Autism and […]

Master Rufus Benneham

Welcome Washington State Representative, Master Rufus Benneham

MASTER RUFUS BENNEHAM is hereby Appointed to the position of World Hapkido Union Washington State Representative, in accordance with the terms and conditions specified below, and subject to the provisions of the President. ASSIGNMENT: Effective Date of Appointment: September 28, 2020 Functional Title: Washington State Representative Category/Level/Step: World Hapkido Union State Representative Duty Station: World […]

Grand Master Troy Trudeau

Welcome North Carolina State Representative, Grand Master Troy Trudeau

GRAND MASTER TROY TRUDEAU is hereby Appointed to the position of North Carolina State Director for the World Hapkido Union, in accordance with the terms and conditions specified below, and subject to the provisions of the President. ASSIGNMENT: Effective Date of Appointment: September 18, 2020 Functional Title: North Carolina State Director Category/Level/Step: World Hapkido Union […]

Grand Master Frank Croaro

Welcome California State Representative, Grand Master Frank Croaro

GRAND MASTER FRANK CROARO is hereby Appointed to the position of California State Director for the World Hapkido Union, and a Member of the Board of Directors, in accordance with the terms and conditions specified below, and subject to the provisions of the President. ASSIGNMENT: Effective Date of Appointment: September 4, 2020 Functional Title: California […]

Master Kurtis Carter

Welcome Kentucky State Representative, Master Kurtis Carter

MASTER KURTIS CARTER is hereby Appointed to the position of World Hapkido Union Kentucky State Representative, in accordance with the terms and conditions specified below, and subject to the provisions of the President. ASSIGNMENT: Effective Date of Appointment: August 24, 2020 Functional Title: Kentucky State Representative Category/Level/Step: World Hapkido Union State Representative Duty Station: World […]