Find out more about Haidong Gumdo traditional Korean Sword martial art

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What is Haidong Gumdo?

Haidong Gumdo is a traditional Korean Sword martial art that has been established by Grandmaster and President Jeong-Ho Kim in 1982.

Starting from 1961 President Kim received training in a sword art at the CheonIn Temple in the GwanAhk Mountain. In the year 1982 President Kim began spreading the sword art he had inherited to the world under the name Haidong Gumdo.

Haidong Gumdo can be enjoyed by anyone and it has a lot of benefits for modern people who have such a busy lifestyle.

The true principles of Haidong Gumdo (Korean Sword) is to execute justice with the sword light, that is obtained at the break of day from majestic and brilliant sunlight that glows over the East Sea.
“The true principles of Haidong Gumdo is to execute justice with the sword light, that is obtained at the break of day from majestic and brilliant sunlight that glows over the East Sea.”

Please take a look around our website, there is a lot of useful information here with details of some of the Dojang (Schools) around the UK.

UKHGA will be at UK Martial Arts Show in Doncaster

Haidong Gumdo Korean Sword Demo at UK Martial Arts Show 2016

The United Kingdom Haidong Gumdo Association (UKHGA) will be attending the UK Martial Arts Show that is being held in Doncaster over the weekend of Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th May 2017.

We are proud to be attending the UK Martial Arts Show for the third year in a row and this year not only will the UKHGA be doing demonstrations but there will also be a seminar taking place on the Saturday 6th May.

This seminar will be taken by Master Chul-Kyung Lee who is the Technical Director of the European Haidong Gumdo Association and also the Headmaster of the Swiss Haidong Gumdo Association.

This will be an ideal opportunity to experience training with a Korean Master, and as such places will be limited so please register your interest with us before the event. You must also have a valid entry ticket to the UK Martial Arts Show to be able to attend the seminar, visit their website for further information and how to purchase tickets.