"Voted Harford's Best Martial Arts Classes 4 Years in a Row!"

Thank you for voting for us to win Best Martial Arts Classes on Best of Harford Magazine! What an honor to win 4 Years in a Row! Master Chang even made it on the Magazine's Front Cover Page! Please check out the article here: http://www.baltimoresun.com/ph-mg-ho-us-taekwondo-academy-20170218-photogallery.html


March 25 (Saturday):

  • First-ever, Maryland's Governor's Cup Taekwondo Challenge!!!
  • All proceeds will be donated to the Children's Cancer Foundation
  • Location: APG Federal Credit Union Arena at Harford Community College
    401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, Maryland 21015
  • Korea's Kukkiwon Demo Team will perform!
  • Grand Champions (winners of all three events) will receive Grand Champion Trophies, as well as an invitation to Governor Hogan's House in March for a Grand Champion Reception!
  • This competition is open to all of our students! Anyone in any belt rank and age may compete. Ask your Master today!

March 31 (Friday):

  • Belt Test Application and Fees are Due!

April 5 (Wednesday):

  • All locations CLOSED for Governor Hogan Reception in Annapolis.
  • Grand Champions from the Governor's Cup are invited to attend a reception with Governor Larry Hogan and First Lady Yumi Hogan on Wednesday, April 5. For this special occasion, we will be attending the reception. All locations will be closed. Only the After School Program will still be running as usual. 

April 10 - 15 (Monday - Friday):

  • Belt Promotion Test Week
  • No Classes at all locations due to testing. Best of luck to all who are applying for their next rank!

April 24 - 28 (Monday - Friday):

  • Grab a buddy and take a Taekwondo class together!


Congratulations to our competition team, "Team Chang" for outstanding performances at the U.S. National Championships! We are so proud! Here's our National Record from the last 5 years:

  • 2016 Nationals in Richmond, Virginia: 7 Golds, 6 Silvers, 15 Bronzes. Total of 28 National Medals!
  • 2015 Nationals in Austin, Texas: 4 Golds, 2 Silvers, 3 Bronzes. Total of 9 National Medals!
  • 2014 Nationals in San Jose, California: 7 Golds, 2 Silvers, 7 Bronzes. Total of 16 National Medals!
  • 2013 Nationals in Chicago, Illinois: 14 Golds, 3 Silvers and 5 Bronzes. Total of 22 National Medals!
  • 2012 Nationals in Dallas, Texas: 13 Golds, 5 Silvers, 6 Bronzes. Total of 24 National Medals!


Congratulations to the new 2015-2016 MD State TKD Association Executive Board Members!
The following are from the U.S. Taekwondo Academy:

President - Senior Master Yong Seong "CJ" Chang
Immediate Past President - Senior Master Joseph Pirczhalski III
Vice Presidents - Master Roy Rothenberg & Master Martin Radvany
Treasurer General - Mrs. Mindy Pirczhalski
Secretary General - Master James Kim
Coach Chairman - Master Rex Ntuba
AAC Chairman - Master Gene Yang


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