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Martial Arts 

Welcome to our Martial Arts Program at Universal Athletic Club!
Martial Arts is INCLUDED in your Universal membership!

  • Classes for kids starting at age 4 through adults
  • Belt ranking and International Tae Kwon Do Certification program
    through Korean-based Kukkiwon
  • All ability levels welcome
  • No previous experience required
  • Increase strength, flexibility, coordination and self-confidence/self-discipline
  • Fun, interactive workout!

See your instructor for details.

View current martial arts schedule 

Martial Arts FAQ's and Printable Brochure

View Belt Rank Testing and Tournament Information

Korean and Tae Kwon Do Vocabulary

Martial Arts Testimonials

Next Belt Testing Date: June 18 
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Benefits of Universal's Martial Art's Program:

At Universal, you have the opportunity to earn your International Tae Kwon Do Certification program through Korean-based Kukkiwon!

  • Students in he Universal Martial Arts Program will receive Dan/Poom and Gyup Certifications through the UNTN (USA National Taekwondo Network).

  • Because of the international certification, students who continue to work through the ranks can qualify to compete in Olympic Tae Kwon Do.
  • All or students have the opportunity to earn a world-recognized Tae Kwon Do certification.



Jim Oplinger brings over 11 years of experience to the UAC Martial Arts Program. Jim is currently a 3rd Dan Kukkiwon Black Belt and 3rd Dan UNTN Black Belt. 


UAC's Martial Arts program is also overseen by Master Steve Kirby, a 6th Degree Black Belt through the WTF/Kukkiwon in Korea and an 8th Degree Black Belt with the UNTN.


We look forwarding to seeing you in class to help you sort out ANY information that you desire, and it would be our honor to to serve you in this program.


If you have any questions, feel free to contact Universal at 569-5396.