A native of Seoul, Korea, Master Yu began training in Tae Kwon Do at 5 years old.
He competed extensively in Korea as a member of various elementary, middle and high school teams. Upon graduating high school, Master Yu was accepted to Yong-In University. (Established in 1953, Yong-In University is Korea’s premier school for Korean athletes. Its varying athletic programs have produced countless international competitors and Olympic team members in every sport.)
As a martial arts student of Yong-In University, Master Yu strived to be the best.While learning and training, Master Yu was selected to be Captain of the SparringTeam in 1994. After graduating from Yong-In University, he was scouted as a member of Korean Subway National Tae Kwon Do Sparring Team. He was highly successful as a competitor and held the position of national champion several times.
Master Yu is a highly dynamic demonstrator and teacher. His phenomenal level of skill and energy excite students for every single class. With over 30 years of Tae Kwon Do experience, Master Yu is dedicated to helping every member of the school gain the maximum benefits from their training.