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Hwa Rang Do® is a Korean martial art containing thousands of kicking and punching combinations, weapons, joint manipulations, throws, ground fighting techniques, as well as ki development, meditation, and healing arts. There is no other martial art that can match its comprehensive curriculum and remarkable versatility.

Hwa Rang Do® Madison has served south central Wisconsin for over two decades. It is directly affiliated with and sanctioned by the World Hwa Rang Do® Association and Dr. Joo Bang Lee, Supreme Grandmaster of Hwa Rang Do®. The ancient art of Hwa Rang Do® and undergraduate program, Tae Soo Do® are both taught at the Madison Academy.

We are dedicated to developing leaders through martial arts training. Take a look around our web site to learn more about Hwa Rang Do®, Tae Soo Do® and our school. If you have questions that are not answered here, feel free to contact us using the contact info on the left.

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Latest news


This is a “B” week -

2014 East/West Challenge on April 26th!

Coming up on Saturday, April 26th, an the Hwa Rang Do / Tae Soo Do East/West Challenge Tournament!

As you already know, the WORLD championship tournament will be held here in Madison WI, at the end of July. So to prepare, we
are having a less formal tournament at the East Dojang in order to get ready for the world tournament. It has a lower cost of
entry and will be a great opportunity to practice and prepare yourself for the big tournament in July!

This event is open to ALL Hwa Rang Do and Tae Soo Do practitioners of all ages. There will be divisions for children through
adults of ALL ranks, so prepare for an exciting day!

When: Saturday, April 26th
Where: Academy of Hwa Rang Do Madison East Dojang

            Registration Form (pdf)

Everyone is encouraged to compete all divisions so you can gain experience, evolve yourself, and gain skills in all areas of Hwa Rang Do and Tae Soo Do.


Rules: WHRDA Point Sparring Rules | WHRDA Grappling (Go Too Gi) Rules

FREE self defense seminars ALL YEAR!

Hwa Rang Do®Madison is offering monthly FREE self defense seminars to the public all year long! Check out the details!


Student mailing list reminder

This is just a reminder that all students (and parents of junior students) are encouraged to sign up on our e-mailing list. The list is
used to send out announcements when needed. The sign up form can be found on our current students section.