The practice of true traditional martial arts has been proven to be the best way to achieve tremendous mental and physical strength and well being. The origin of traditional martial arts has always been known for its ability to reach the higher spiritual side in combination with the development of the mind and body. Through traditional martial arts, you can achieve “mind over matter” and purify yourself of all the negatives that create poor mental and physical health. This is one of the most important reasons that over the centuries more and more people have sought a way to learn true traditional martial arts. And it is one of the reasons that the practice of traditional martial arts in East Asia has been held in such high esteem throughout the centuries.

But true traditional martial arts is very rare and so too is the individual who possesses the true and correct Traditional martial arts knowledge. Grandmaster “Iron” Kim is one of very few individuals in the world today who understands true traditional martial arts. In the tradition of a true traditional martial arts Grandmaster, he has demonstrated his understanding and ability on many occasions. He has experienced many hardships and difficulties in his lifelong quest to learn the ancient line of Traditional martial arts knowledge and to bring that knowledge to the United States today. But he has steadfastly followed and adhered to the true traditional martial arts principles so much an integral part of that rich legacy.

To pass on his traditional martial arts knowledge, Grandmaster founded Oom Yung Doe in the U.S. in 1972.Schools give everyone an opportunity to improve and benefit from traditional martial arts training.To find a school near you or learn more, visit

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