Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the art of Haidong Gumdo 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. Master Croft also served 6 years in the US Navy Submarine Service.
Zach is a first degree blackbelt in Haidong Gumdo. He is our Jr. Instructor and helps out in the classes assisting Master Croft with the instruction of Jr. Belts. Zach also teaches the Haidong Gumdo classes. He has his Haidong Gumdo Blackbelt certification through the World Haidong Gumdo Federation in Korea.