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2020 Korea Martial Arts Seminar

05/25/2020 @ 08:00 - 06/01/2020 @ 17:00 EDT

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The Global Hapkido Association’s 2020 Trip To Korea Martial Arts Seminar will be held from May 25th through June 1st, 2020.

Greetings from the team of organizers of the:


 The Global HapKiDo Association exists for the main purpose of providing HapKiDo practitioners from around the world the opportunity to participate in an international event. Our commitment to equality and acceptance is reflected in our core values – “Respect, Honor and Unity”. The goal of our organization is to produce technically proficient martial artists who exemplify our core values and demonstrate the highest standards of global citizenship in the art of HapKiDo.


The themes of the seminars will be conducted with specialized masters in each different subject for the Intensive training program:

  • Hapkido with Master Im Ho Yeon, in Siheung city, Gyeonggi province , Korea
  • JiuJitsu with the Korea J.J. Federation President Master Seungjae Lee,
  • TaeKwonDo with an international Kukkiwon Master in Seoul, Korea
  • Kal Hap (knife fight and Defense, with Master Bong Oh Park, in Paju City, Gyeonggi province , Korea
  • Korean sword in Courts and Combat presented with the world renowned master Jeong Jig Lee and
  • Archery of Combat, at the Muyecheong Museum, in Hwasung City, also at the Gyeonggi province
  • Korean Culture and Tradition as well as Leadership, with Grandmaster Hee Kwan Lee

Director of training seminars: Grandmaster Choong Woo Lee

Director of cultural visits and tours: Sun Hee Eom

Also during the trip we will have translation in Spanish:  Grandmaster Adrian Garcia

This event will include Martial Art seminars for:

  • Hapkido Self Defense
  • Tae Kwon Do Kicking Drills
  • Jiu Jitsu Ground Fighting
  • Kal Hap Knife Fighting
  • Gumdo Sword Techniques
  • Gung Sul Archery Techniques
  • and Special Master Classes

There will also be time to take in Korean Culture and Tours including:

  • DMZ Korean Demilitarized Zone
  • Gyeongbokgung Palace
  • Cheongwadae Musem
  • a Black Tie Dinner Party
  • Hanggang River Cruise
  • Yongin Everland Amusement Park
  • N Seoul Tower
  • “Jump” Martial Arts Performance
  • Shopping at locations like Insadong, Dongdaemun, Ittaewon and Myeongdong

The Global Hapkido Association Korea 2020 Martial Arts Seminars and Culture tour is ready!  Everyone is welcome to participate in this once in a life time experience that everybody is talking about. Save the date! HapKi !


PERIODS May 23 – June 1, 2020
DAY 1&2 YOUR LOCAL AREA Airport Departure
DAY 3 INCHEON/ SEOUL 06:00 a.m. Arrive at Incheon Airport
25-May 7:00 a.m. Breakfast at Incheon
9:00 a.m. Welcome talk and GHA presentation
11:00 a.m. Time for money exchange
1:00 p.m. Check-in hotel and Free time
7:00 p.m. Dinner with all participants
DAY 4 May 26 HWASUNG/ SEOUL 6:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
7:30 a.m. Bus pick up and transfer to Kyeonggido
9:00 a.m. Korean Sword traditional techniques
1:00 p.m. Lunch (Korean food)
2:00 p.m. Korean Sword traditional techniques 
3:00 p.m Archery techniques
6:00 p.m. Sword and Archery Competition
7:00 p.m. Dinner
8:30 p.m. Back to Seoul Hotel
DAY 5 May 27 SEOUL 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
9:00 a.m. Pick up at your hotel.
9:30 a.m. Gyeongbok gung Palace
11:00 a.m. Sarangchae (Presidential Museum)
12:30 p.m Lunch (Meat BBQ Buffet)
3:00 p.m. Gangnam (Martial arts stores)
4:00 p.m. Kukkiwon tour
5:00 p.m. Taekwondo class in Kukkiwon
7:00 p.m. Dinner (Pork cutlet)
8:00 p.m. Hotel
DAY 6 May 28 PAJU/ SEOUL 6:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
7:30 a.m. Pick up at your hotel
9:00 a.m. DMZ Tour (Demilitarized Zone)
1:30 p.m Lunch (Bibimbab)
3:00 p.m. Knife fighting seminar (Kal Hap)
5:30 p.m. Back to Seoul
7:00 p.m. Dinner (Hamburger)
 7:30 p.m Hangang River Cruise
9:30 p.m. Hotel
DAY 7 May 29 SEOUL 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
9:00 a.m. Pick up at your hotel
9:30 a.m. Jiujitsu Seminar
1:00 p.m Lunch (Italian style Buffet)
2:30 p.m. Dongdaemun market & DDP (Martial arts stores)
5:00 p.m. N Seoul Tower
7:00 p.m. Dinner (Jjanjiangmyeon)
8:00 p.m. ‘Jump’ Comic Martial Art Performance
9:30 p.m. Hotel
DAY 8 May 30 SIHUENG/ SEOUL 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
8:00 a.m. Pick up at your hotel.
9:30 a.m. Hapkido Training
1:00 p.m. Black belt test for nominees
1:30 p.m. Lunch (Pizza)
2:30 p.m. Free Time for students
~ 4:30p.m Masters meeting for training programs
5:30 p.m. Black tie dinner and certificate presentation
6:30 p.m. Farewell Dinner
9:30 p.m. Hotel
DAY 9 May 31 YONGIN / SEOUL 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
9:00 a.m. Pick up at your hotel.
10:00 a.m. (Optional) Everland-Amusement park
or continue with master meeting and training
1:00 p.m. Lunch (Cafeteria meal)
5:00 p.m. Hotel for luggage preparation
7:30 p.m. Dinner (Fried Chicken)
DAY 10 June 1 SEOUL / INCHEON 7:30 a.m. Breakfast buffet at your hotel
9:00 a.m. Pick up at your hotel
10:30 a.m. Arrive at the airport and Check-in

The Above Itinerary is subject to change due to local tour conditions.


05/25/2020 @ 08:00 EDT
06/01/2020 @ 17:00 EDT
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Seoul Korea
Incheon, Seoul Korea, Republic of + Google Map


2020 GHA Team Organizers