Grandmaster J C Shin
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WHO IS GRANDMASTER J C SHIN
Grandmaster    Jae    C.    Shin    is    the    founder    of    the    World    Tang    Soo    Do Association,   and   is   one   of   the   leading   figures   of   martial   arts   in   the   world today.
He   was   born   in   Korea   in   1936,   and   began   his   long   and   distinguished   career in   martial   arts   at   the   age   of   twelve.   During   his   childhood,   an   unknown   monk initially   inspired   in   him   a   strong   desire   to   learn   martial   arts.   Later,   he   joined Seoul    Moo    Duk    Kwan    central    gym    and    began    serious    study    under Grandmaster Hwang Kee, a founder of the Korean Moo Duk Kwan system.
By   the   time   he   was   1st   Dan,   he   had   already   started   his   teaching   career   as an   assistant   instructor   at   the   central   gym.   After   that,   he   taught   at   Korean University,   Seoul   Central   YMCA,   various   colleges,   and   many   police   and military    institutions.    His    many    years    of    teaching    experience    and    his extreme   dedication   have   added   to   his   scientific   and   unique   methods   of teaching    Tang    Soo    Do.    His    six    fields    of    expertise    include    self-defense, forms,   breaking,   weapons,   health   care,   and   meditation.   He   has   evolved these   separate   arts   into   one   of   the   finest   and   most   effective   martial   arts; The World Tang Soo Do system.
When   he   was   recruited   to   the   Korean   Air   Force   in   1958,   he   had   his   first   experience   teaching American   soldiers.   After   receiving   his   Master's   degree   in   Political   Science   at   Korea   University, he came to the United States in order to extend his instruction of foreign students in 1968.
The   year   he   came   to   the   United   States   of   America,   Black   Belt   Magazine   honored   him   for   all time   by   devoting   a   full   chapter   to   him   in   the   book,   "20th   Century   Warriors,"   putting   him   in   the company   of   the   most   legendary   martial   arts   figures   ever.   Grandmaster   Shin,   one   of   the   most respected   and   well   known   masters   in   this   century,   is   one   of   the   few   masters   who   has   devoted his   entire   life   to   the   traditional   martial   arts.   In   addition   to   insisting   on   disciplined,   rigorous training   and   exacting   techniques,   he   has   always   preached   that   the   true   value   of   martial   arts training   is   in   the   application   to   everyday   life.   Teaching   children   is   one   of   his   favorite   pastimes and   he   has   become   an   expert   in   child   development.   His   advice   to   his   Black   Belt   instructors   is good   advice   for   teachers   of   all   kinds,   "When   examining   your   abilities   as   an   instructor,   examine your young student's manners, attitudes, school reports and health conditions. Their improvements should mirror your own."
He     raised     three     Mottoes     for     his     leadership     of     nearly     8,000     black     belt     members: TRADITIONALISM,   PROFESSIONALISM   AND   BROTHERHOOD   and   he   brings   these   qualities with   him   wherever   he   travels   and   teaches.   Grandmaster   Shin   is   respected   as   a   true   leader, teacher and master of masters .
20-12-1936 to 09-07-2012
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Grandmaster J C Shin
20-12-1936 to 09-07-2012
Grandmaster   Jae   C.   Shin   is   the   founder   of the   World   Tang   Soo   Do   Association,   and   is one   of   the   leading   figures   of   martial   arts in the world today.
He   was   born   in   Korea   in   1936,   and   began his     long     and     distinguished     career     in martial   arts   at   the   age   of   twelve.   During his   childhood,   an   unknown   monk   initially inspired   in   him   a   strong   desire   to   learn martial   arts.   Later,   he   joined   Seoul   Moo Duk   Kwan   central   gym   and   began   serious study    under    Grandmaster    Hwang    Kee,    a founder    of    the    Korean    Moo    Duk    Kwan system.
By    the    time    he    was    1st    Dan,    he    had    already    started    his teaching   career   as   an   assistant   instructor   at   the   central gym.    After    that,    he    taught    at    Korean    University,    Seoul Central    YMCA,    various    colleges,    and    many    police    and military   institutions.   His   many   years   of   teaching   experience and   his   extreme   dedication   have   added   to   his   scientific   and unique   methods   of   teaching   Tang   Soo   Do.   His   six   fields   of expertise    include    self-defense,    forms,    breaking,    weapons, health   care,   and   meditation.   He   has   evolved   these   separate arts   into   one   of   the   finest   and   most   effective   martial   arts; The World Tang Soo Do system.
When   he   was   recruited   to   the   Korean   Air   Force   in   1958,   he had   his   first   experience   teaching   American   soldiers.   After receiving   his   Master's   degree   in   Political   Science   at   Korea University,   he   came   to   the   United   States   in   order   to   extend his instruction of foreign students in 1968.
The   year   he   came   to   the   United   States   of   America,   Black Belt   Magazine   honored   him   for   all   time   by   devoting   a   full chapter   to   him   in   the   book,   "20th   Century   Warriors,"   putting him    in    the    company    of    the    most    legendary    martial    arts figures   ever.   Grandmaster   Shin,   one   of   the   most   respected and   well   known   masters   in   this   century,   is   one   of   the   few masters   who   has   devoted   his   entire   life   to   the   traditional martial   arts.   In   addition   to   insisting   on   disciplined,   rigorous training   and   exacting   techniques,   he   has   always   preached that    the    true    value    of    martial    arts    training    is    in    the application   to   everyday   life.   Teaching   children   is   one   of   his favorite    pastimes    and    he    has    become    an    expert    in    child development.   His   advice   to   his   Black   Belt   instructors   is   good advice    for    teachers    of    all    kinds,    "When    examining    your abilities    as    an    instructor,    examine    your    young    student's manners,   attitudes,   school   reports   and   health   conditions. Their improvements should mirror your own."
He raised three Mottoes for his leadership of nearly 8,000 black belt members: TRADITIONALISM, PROFESSIONALISM AND BROTHERHOOD and he brings these qualities with him wherever he travels and teaches. Grandmaster Shin is respected as a true leader, teacher and master of masters.
2018 © The information/content within the pages of the btsda.co.uk web site is the sole property of J Woodford, GBTSD & World Tang Soo Do Association.