MEET THE HDMA TEAM

At HDMA, we are lucky to have a strong team of Instructors with a passion for helping others improve and reach their goals. Between our Instructing Team, there is a vast array of knowledge, talent and specialities that help us offer our community the best Martial Arts Instruction possible!

GRANDMASTER

Sam Loiacono

Taekwondo (Kukkiwon) – 7th Dan

Taekwondo (Jidokwan) – 8th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Kido Assc.) 7th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Hapkido Fed) – 5th Dan

Hapkido (International Self-Defence) – 4th Dan

Haidong Gumdo4th Dan

Arnis de Mano – Black Belt

World Taekwondo Hall of Fame Inductee

2000 Sydney Olympic Referee

2008 Beijing Olympic Referee

Working with Children Certified

First Aid Certified

MASTER INSTRUCTOR

Yokk Namwongprom

Taekwondo (Kukkiwon) – 6th Dan

Taekwondo (Jidokwan) – 6th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Kido Assc.) 4th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Hapkido Fed.)2nd Dan

Hapkido (International Self-Defence) 3rd Dan

HDMA Weaponry4th Dan

Arnis de Mano – Black Belt

International World Taekwondo Referee

Working with Children Certified

First Aid Certified

CHIEF INSTRUCTOR

Justin Paterson

Taekwondo (Kukkiwon)5th Dan

Taekwondo (Jidokwan)5th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Kido Assc.) 4th Dan

Hapkido (Korea Hapkido Fed.)4th Dan

Hapkido (International Self-Defence) 3rd Dan

Haidong Gumdo4th Dan

HDMA Weaponry4th Dan

Arnis de Mano – Black Belt

Working with Children Certified

First Aid Certified


Our Leadership Team

We are proud to raise the next generations of Leaders in both our club and the community. Leadership Team members work hard every week to hone their skills in Martial Arts and Leadership to assist you and your children in reaching your goals!