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At Kwons our unique program embraces the philosophy and ethical code of Tang Soo Do; the concentration, power and sport of Tae Kwon Do; as well as the balance and up-close fighting style of Hap Ki Do. Our program here in Gilbertsville, PA instills those elements which creates a quiet confidence in our students. For more than two thousand years people have been reaping the benefits of martial arts training: from improved physical fitness; self-discipline; self-confidence; renewed vigor; and greater concentration and peace of mind. Some other reasons to study martial arts are: Building confidence, mental and physical focus, self-discipline, self-control, respect for yourself and your peers, Good work ethic, Teamwork and leadership training.

Members that train here at Kwons Black Belt Academy will experience a new and dynamic approach to learning forms and weapons skills while maintaining traditional values. All of our Masters and Instructors are certified yearly through our Grandmaster.

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Robert Wambold III

Master Instructor

As Master Instructor at Kwons Black Belt Academy in Gilbertsville, PA, Robert Wambold III has been teaching children and adults in the martial arts for the last 20 years. His goal in teaching is to keep the interest of his students while perfecting technique and building character. Robert Wambold encourages his students to participate in all aspects of martial arts training including weapons and sparring right from the time you enroll at Kwons Martial arts as a student. Robert Wambold has been a student under the instruction of Grand Master Y.H. Kwon of the Pilsung martial arts association for the last 23 years. He has earned his 5th Dan in Tae Kwon Do/Tang Soo Do / Hap Ki Do and still continues his training monthly directly with G.M. Kwon.

Robert Wambold III specializes in self-defense applications and fighting techniques and firmly believes that nothing is impossible if you set your mind to it with enthusiasm and persistence.  And that every day that he teaches something new to someone is a good day.

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