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Our Philosophy

The result of true karate is natural, effortless action, and the confidence, humility, openness and peace only possible through perfect unity of mind and body. This is the core teaching of Zen, the basis of Bushido, and our philosophy.


Karate is not a game of points, weight classes or showy demonstrations. It is a martial art and way of life that trains a practitioner to be peaceful. Aaron Smith

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Our Results in Numbers

A 1985 study found that children in martial arts have an increased sense of responsibili-
ty, and a higher sense of self-esteem.

National Champions
City Champions
Gold Medalists
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Our Instructors

Tim Van Mieghem

Tim Van Mieghem


 As Operations Manager, Tim oversees the day-to-day workflow and administrative duties of the dojang. Before becoming part of the Chung family, he spent three years in Los Angeles, California, working as aCoordinating Producer for a television production company. There Tim learned the ins and outs of managing a company, which of course has helped groom him for Chung’s. He’s a…

Stacie Williams

Having started her training with Master Chung at 8-years old, Stacie has spent the majority of her life as either a student or an instructor in the dojang. From teaching to being the activities director of our camp programs to being one of our best sparrers, she is a big part of the foundation and culture that makes up our…

People About Us

These training programs are the best in the state. The coaches are great, patient and supportive. Great job!

Julia Armstrong

I enjoyed training with the coach greatly. Thank you for the amazing opportunity and awesome experience.

Nick Sullivan

My kids love your school. Professional and individual approach is key in this job. So, thank you a lot.

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