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The rich learning environments that surround our students would not be possible without dedicated administrators, teachers, staff, sponsors and volunteers. I am proud of the technological leadership displayed throughout our District and commend those who work tirelessly to support our system.
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7560 Minoru Gate Richmond, BC 604-238-8020
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Readers’ Choice SEE WHOSE SUCCESS SURPASSED THE REST
LOK’S HAPKIDO ® SCHOOL Korean Self-Defense
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Mixed Martial Arts System
Ages 4 and up
Celebrating 20 years in Richmond & The 1st Hapkido school in Taiwan
For 3 months (12 Lessons)
Lok's Hapkido School®, the largest Hapkido School in Canada since 1996. Grand Master Lok offers the World's best Martial Arts System and it is the Largest and only Certified Hapkido School in BC for 20 years. After years of constant training in Korea, Grand Master Lok was awarded black belt 8th Dan from Korea, the highest rank in Canada. He is a current President for Hapkido Canada, China, Hong Kong, Macau and our latest expansion headquarters in Taiwan.
Michael Lok Black Belt 8th Dan
Proudly serving Richmond for the last 18 years, Lok's Hapkido School offers classes 7 days a week, led by Head Instructor, Grand Master Michael Lok. Stay active through training and exercise, in a family friendly environment. Lok's Hapkido School encourages you to protect yourself and have fun. If training together with a child is your goal, then taking Hapkido classes is an opportunity, for quality bonding time. Martial arts develops great skills and characteristics. Have support and give support in order to keep these developments.
Thank you Richmond for voting us #1 Martial Arts Studio!
H a p k i d o
Hapkido techniques include kicking, punching, falling, rolls and flips, ground fighting, weapons, jumping kicks, ki-breathing pressure points and joint locks. It also teaches non-deadly force and offensive joint-locking method. Hapkido is a true martial arts developed for men, women and children.
PROTECT YOURSELF AGAINST VIOLENCE! KOREAN HAPKIDO TAE KWON DO KARATE JUDO
Flipping & Falling Techniques
Hard & Soft Styles
3 3 Lansdowne Skytrain Station
604.307.8683 | www.hkd.ca
120-5726 Minoru Blvd., Richmond, B.C.
7 Days A week Mon-Fri 2pm-9pm Sat 10am-6pm Sun 1pm-6pm
$1000 Children’s Fitness Tax Credit Now Available
Lok’s Hapkido School
No. 3 Road
EdCom News October 2015