Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the art of Taekwondo and other martial arts and have attained a certain level of expertise to qualify them as teachers and also mentors. Through extensive testing, certification and tournament level competition, our staff has attained mastery in this martial art and now enjoy sharing their skill and passing it on to their students.
Master Croft has practiced Martial Arts for over 40 years. He has his 6th Dan Taekwondo Black Belt certification through the Kukkiwon in Seoul Korea. Member of the World Taekwondo Headquarters – Kukkiwon, USA Taekwondo, United States Taekwondo Grandmaster Society, AAU Taekwondo. Master Croft holds a 4th Dan Master Instructor certification in Haidong Gumdo, a Korean Sword Art. He is an executive board member of the Texas State Haidong Gumdo Association, and member of the World Haidong Gumdo Federation. He also has a Bachelors of Science degree in Electronic Engineering, and is working on his Masters in Business Administration. Master Croft also served 6 years in the US Navy Submarine Service.
Joey is a 2nd Dan Black Belt Certified through the Kukkiwon. He has over 15 years total Tae Kwon Do experience, 13 years teaching experience and spent 8 years managing and teaching at his own Tae Kwon Do school in Houston, TX after graduating from college. He has also competed in both Sparring and Forms at the State and National level and was a Gold, Silver and Bronze medalist on numerous occasions. Joey graduated from Sam Houston State University with a Bachelor’s of Business Administration in Management. He joined the Croft Tae Kwon Do team in 2018 after moving to the Keller area in 2015. He enjoys living an active lifestyle working out and spending time with his family, which includes teaching his son, Cooper, Tae Kwon Do, who is also a student at Croft
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Ethan is a 3rd Dan Blackbelt in Haidong Gumdo, certified through the world Haidong Gumdo Federation. Ethan is the Head Instructor for Haidong Gumdo at Croft Taekwondo & Haidong Gumdo Academy. He has many years of experience in Haidong Gumdo and Taekwondo. Ethan is currently working toward his 4th Dan in Haidong Gumdo (Fall 2021)
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Josh is a 2nd Dan Blackbelt in Taekwondo & Haidong Gumdo. He teaches the Taekwondo and Haidong Gumdo Classes. Josh is an International Haidong Gumdo Gold Medalist. He has also competed in Taekwondo US Open Tournaments as well as Nationals. He has his Haidong Gumdo certification through the World Haidong Gumdo Federation, and his Taekwondo certification through the Kukkiwon in Seoul, Korea