Official Website Of
Tong Hap kwan Hapkido

Authorized Instructors

1. Dojunim Paul C Holley,

Founder of THK Hapkido

Family Martial Arts Club Headquarters (Jamestown, NY)

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2. Grand Master Brian Ayotte, 7th Degree Black Belt                    Family Martial Arts Club, Branch # NH2301 (Claremont, NH)                  Authorized to award rank up to 6th Degree Black Belt 

 

3. Sajanim Eric Laino, 6th Degree Black Belt.

Grand Master Laino's Hapkido School (Raleigh, NC)                     

Authorized to issue up to 6th Degree Black Belt as Inheritor to be of THK Hapkido and award any Degree of rank with Dojunim Holley

 

4. Master Gary R. Gilliam, 4th Degree Black Belt                               Gary Gilliam's Hapkido Instruction          Kiai Karate Martial Arts (Murray, UT)               Authorized to award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt 

 

5. Master Frances Steele, 4th Degree Black Belt            

Reach Hapkido Club (Pineville, LA)                                                                                   Authorized to award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt

 

6. Chief Master Jay Blanton, 6th Degree Black Belt 

(No Dojang)    " Teaches Private Lessons, Seminars, etc."                                                                   Authorized to award rank up to 5th Degree Black Belt                                         

7. Master Matthew R. Currie, 4th Degree Black Belt             

Lonewolf Martial Arts (Saint John, New Brunswick)                                                         Authorized to award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt 

 

8. Master Jeff Hawkins, 4th Degree Black Belt. 

Master Jeff's Taekwondo (Dallas, TX)

Authorized to Award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt 

 

9. Master Jun Kuk Park, 4th Degree Black Belt. 

Tigers Black Belts (Raleigh, NC)

Authorized to award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt 

 

10. Master Steven McGowen, 4th Degree Black Belt.                                         Full Circle Martial Arts

                  (Idabel, OK)

Authorized to award rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt 

 

11. Senior Master Mitch Jenkins, 5th Degree Black Belt 

Appalachian Hapkido Institute

         (North Carolina)

Authorized to issue rank up to 4th Degree Black Belt 

 

12. Senior Master Geoffrey Spohn, 5th Degree Black Belt 

Shiromatsu Dojo

(Otsego, Michigan)

Authorized to issue rank up to 4th Degree Black Belt 

 

13. Master Carlos Del Valle, 4th Degree Black Belt                           

Casa De Combate Del Valle Martial Science Study Group                                                  (Floral Park, New York)                                                                                                                       Authorized to issue rank up to 3rd Degree Black Belt

 

14. Kyosanim Brad Jensen, 2nd Degree Black Belt                                               Family Martial Arts Club Headquarters                                                          (Jamestown, New York)                                                                                                              Authorized to issue rank up to 1st Degree Black Belt

 

15. Kyosanim Jose Burgos, 2nd Degree Black Belt                                     Jose Burgos Tong Hap Kwan Hapkido Kyu Qi Gong Institute                                      ( Colorado Springs, Colorado )                                                                                                   Authorized to issue rank up to 1st Degree Black Belt

 

16. Chief Master David Rick Villalobos, 6th Degree Black Belt                                             Jun Sa Do Martial Arts

                                                                              (Chicago, Illinois)                                                                                                           Authorized to issue rank up to 5th Degree Black Belt

 

17. Kyosanim Michael Angelo Reyes, 2nd Degree Black Belt

                       Bong Hwang Kwan Taekwondo 

                                                (Staten Island, NY)

                      Authorized to issue rank up to 1st Degree Black Belt

 

18. Kyosanim Philip Harris, 2nd Degree Black Belt 

                            Bong Hwang Kwan Taekwondo 

                                  (Staten Island, NY)   

                       Authorized to issue rank up to 1st Degree Black Belt