We are a friendly club with children and adult students, dedicated to teaching the true philosophy of Taekwon-Do as taught by the founder General Choi Hong Hi. We are the only ITF Taekwon-Do school in Hobart and we have classes 3 nights a week. We are only 5 mins from Hobart CBD at The Buckingham Bowls Club on Main Road Netown heading north from Hobart.
Steve Weston, is the 8th degree black belt Master Instructor/Examiner of Southern ITF Taekwon-Do. He has been teaching Taekwon-Do for over 35 years. Apart from his professional qualifications as a medical scientist and science teacher he has also completed courses in fitness instruction, coaching and first aid. He is the chair of the international umpire committee of ITF HQ Korea. He is also the Secretary of the Australasian Martial Arts Hall of Fame.
Wayne Fehlberg is a fifth Degree Instructor who has competed with distinction in National and International competition and has participated in Seminars on coaching and technique with Senior International Instructors and Master Instructors. He has been involved in a number of martial arts in his life and brings these additional skills to the training of students at Southern ITF Taekwon-Do. He has been instructing his own class for several years and attracts a group of students that enjoy his additional teaching skills. He has recently completed a term in the role of President of ITF Taekwon-Do Tasmania.
Erik Holland is a fifth degree Instructor who recently won the Patterns division in the ITF Taekwon-do Tasmanian Championships. Since joining Southern ITF Taekwon-Do as a first degree black belt from Rhee Taekwon-Do he has attended many International Instructor courses and regularly attends workshops run by the Tasmanian Martial Arts Council that have increased his skill base. His progression to fifth degree black belt has been rapid as a result of his dedication to learning and training. He is a very capable Instructor who attends most classes and has recently taken on the mantle of filling in for Master Weston when his international obligations take him away.