To the Magua Taekwon-Do Group (MTG), our dynamic and all round martial art club!
Feel free to contact usfor information on our online beginner classes. We have video tutorials aswell as online zoom classes to get you started and solid with the basics and fitness. We hope to meet you soon! This is availble for adults, teens and kids from 9yrs. You will be able to really hit the ground running when physical classes begin again. Click here to contact us.
Please note that training at our physical clubs is suspended for the moment due to the lockown. Administration is still working and contactactable for information and any queries. We thank you for your understanding. We wish you all health and safty.
Please click on the link for the government dept of health online recources and news portal for Covid-19sacoronavirus.co.zafor more information
We hope you take your first step. Come through to a class and meet us. We offer two no-obligation trial sessions to see if our Taekwon-Do Martial Art classes will benefit you. We have various clubs across Johannesburg, SA and in Toronto, CA as well as being part of TSA which is affiliated to the ITF with clubs accross the globe.
Our mission is to bring you top quality, potent, all round, authentic martial arts training! We aim to take individuals to meet their potential through our amazing martial art, including effective urban self defence, funtional fitness, dynamic explosiveness, traditional & scientifically based techniques, focus with the moral worrior codes accompanied with true martial arts.
We also excel, for the members looking to compete, in the exciting sporting side! All with the aim of the positive aspects from our training overflowing, leading to improvement of oneself in all areas of their lives.
Authentic & all round offering
MTG Martial Arts framework is on the original (ITF) military style Taekwon-Do augmented with our specialised reality based urban self defence (MTG Urban Hosin Sul) which also includes various useful aspects associated with many styles such as boxing, kickboxing, Judo, Jui Jitsu, Krav Maga, Aikido, Hapkido, San Shou, Kyusho Jitsu & Jeet Kune Do to take our members to the next level of all rounded training for the purposes of self defence.
Our instructors are all correctly qualified to teach/coach in South Africa including NQF3 Coaching, First Aid, MASA (Martial Arts South Africa), ITF (International Taekwon-Do Federation) & TSA (Taekwon-Do South Africa) certification.
We utilise this military martial art to forge discipline, toughness and character. Within the many aspects of this art, it allow the members to excel towards desired goals they wish to achieve. Various classes are adapted to the needs of age and level.
As instructors our aim is to help you fulfill your martial arts ambitions.
Bit of an overview
Established in 2001 by the Magua Brothers, Norman VI Dan & Denis VI Dan.
Our school is proud of our culture of producing black belts of the highest calibre to their personal abilities with hard work and dedication requied and only attained if deserved. Its quality instruction for adult, teens and children’s training methods produce capable & confident individuals and brings out the best in its students.
Thanks to the dedicated members & instructors, it has grown into the largest Taekwon-Do club in South Africa.
Did you know?
We are the only club in the country directly connected to the original Founder of Taekwon-Do’s Son, Grand Master Choi Jung Hwa, (known as military Taekwon-Do, as that is where it was first developed), therefore being the closest to the source of this diverse and impressive martial art.
Authentic Taekwon-Do is also the most modern of the traditional martial arts! Steeped in ancient asian martial arts techniques as well as western influenced techniques. All evolved and tweaked to be based on modern biomechnics and scientific principles which aims to build techniques which are effiecint, powerful & also safer on ones joints/body.
Taekwon-Do is for all ages and not only reserved for the young and fit. Our classes suite all capabilities and we proudly have older members aswell. Authentic Taekwon-Do also is about much more than only kicking! While Tkd is known for its kicks, because they grab alot of attention, the entire body is used as a tool for self defence.
Taekwon-Do styles as a whole is the most popular and widespread marial art on the planet. Our ITF organisation is one of the widest spread martial arts organisations in the world in its own right.
Yes, it is a serious martial art, but great fun aswell!
On the sporting front, our club has proudly produced numerous South African Champions, National, All Styles, International & World Championship medallists, as well as National Federation colours recipiants.
You will be trained in the original, military version of Taekwon-Do (I.T.F.) with the signature Magua Hosin-Sul (self defense) syllabus.
Classes are designed to suit the different age groups. All require different focusses and appropriate teaching methods.
Conclusion to our introduction
So if you are looking to be a Taekwon-Do practitioner, competitor or want to train for fitness, self defence or mental focus/co-orination improvement. Look no further!
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We hope to meet you soon, when you come through as a guest and try our no obligation trial classes soon!