A2 Martial Arts offers instruction in two Korean martial arts.
Tae Kwon Do, characterized by its fasts, high, spinning kicks is available for students as young a 3 years old.
Hoi Jeon Moo Sool-Hap Ki Do is a self-defense style martial art characterized by its circular and revolving movements.
This powerful program is offered to students 12 years and older or black belts. Both styles include Poomsae (forms) and Kyurogi (Sparring).
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After a few short weeks, you'll notice the difference A2 Martial Arts makes! We're so confident that our programs generate results, and at the same time fun, we offer an exclusive 90-day money back guarantee! A2 Martial Arts is the state-of-the-art dojang dedicated to the community and its citizens through the positive personal development of a healthy life style. Students gain self-confidence and have fun while learning.
Get on track, get on the mat!
Our state-of-the-art facility is geared with safe and effective resources.
Our programs target the stages of development to compliment each participant's strengths and needs.
Health & fitness with an edge!
Our curriculum is designed to be results-driven with fun and effective training.
Senior Master Dean L. Wainwright
Senior Master Dean Wainwright is a 6th dan Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do with certification through the Kukkiwon.
During Sr. Master Wainwright's last visit to S. Korea in December 2011, he was honored at the International Hap Ki Do Federation and awarded his 6th dan in Hap Ki Do.
Senior Master Wainwright's lastest Tae Kwon Do promotion took place in the history-making event as this was the f irst Black Belt testing in the United States done by Grand Masters of the Kukkiwon.
The Grand Masters traveled to Las Vegas, Nevada where they tested more than 250 Black Belts from the United States. Sr. Master Wainwright also participated in the two-day Poomsae Seminar, another historic event.
In the summer of 2007, Senior Master Wainwright traveled with the U.S.
Hap Ki Do competition team to South Korea, This was another history-making event as this was the first American Hap Ki Do team to compete in the 7th International Hap Ki Do World Tri-annual Games. Master Wainwright competed on the demo team that placed first and took home the gold medal. His outstanding self-defense abilities earned him a bronze medal. The 8th International Hap Ki Do World Competition was held in August 2010 in Battle Creek, Michigan. Master Wainwright was appointed Referee Director of the world event by Executive Chairman Hee Kwan Lee.
Senior Master Wainwright's World Championship accomplishments include:
2004 World Sparring Champion Han Ki Do, Cancun, Mexico; 2000 Bronze Medal Self-Defense Han Ki Do, Ypsilanti, Michigan; 2007 Gold Medal Demo Team Hap Ki Do, Seoul, South Korea; 2007 Bronze Medal Self-Defense Hap Ki Do, Seoul, South Korea.
Senior Master Wainwright supplements and updates
his skills by participating in numerous professional-development seminars throughout the year including refereeing, coaching child development, self-defense, weapons defense, grappling and ground fighting.
He is a USAT-certified
Referee and Level 1 World Class Coach and an International Hap Ki Do Federation-certified B-1 Referee.
Master Caron R. Wiesner-Wainwright
Master Caron Wiesner-Wainwright is currently a 4th dan in Tae Kwon Do and a 5th dan in Hap Ki Do.
Her certifications are through the Kukkiwon and the International Hap Ki Do Federation of South Korea.
Master Wiesner-Wainwright is World Champion in her Poomsae Division at the 2009 US World Tae Kwon Do Compeitition in Las Vegas.
While in Las Vegas she took the unique opportunity to study Poomsae with the Grand Masters of the Kukkiwon, who traveled from South Korea in an historic belt testing promotion event.
In July 2007
Master Wiesner-Wainwright traveled to South Korea with the U.S. Hap Ki Do team to perform with the demo team. She received a gold medal for her efforts on the team.
as competed in international and state competitions and won gold medals more than once in sparring. She was awarded the bronze medal for her self-defense techniques in the art of Hoi Jeon Moo Sool-Han Ki Do in the 2000 world games.
Ms Wiesner-Wainwright has been specifically trained in the instruction of children's programs.
She is founder and director of the A2 Martial Arts Precision Demo team. Ms. Wiesner-Wainwright is a USAT-certified referee and coach.
The precision team winning record:
2012 Bronze Cup World Martial Arts Championship, Battle Creek, Michigan; 2011 Silver Cup Canadian Open Championship, Sault Ste. Marie, Canada; 2010 Bronze Cup 8th Tri-annual World Hap Ki Do Games, Battle Creek, Michigan; 2004 Demo team invited by Grand Masters to perform at Hoi Jeon Moo Sool World Games, Cancun, Mexico.
Master Wiesner-Wainwright received a BFA in Dance from the University of Michigan.
She was a member of the Oklahoma City Ballet Company and Contiuum Dance Company in Denver, Colorado prior to her martial arts career.
Master Mark Zahn
Master Zahn is a 4th dan Black Belt.
He is certified through the Kukkiwon in Seoul, S. Korea. He is currently A2 Martial Art's Sparring Instructor teaching the Olympic-style Sparring class. Master Zahn began his Tae Kwon Do training in 1993 under Master Han W. Lee. In 1996 he became a student of Grand Master Jae Young Kim. He started teaching as an Instructor for Grand Master Kim in 1999.
Master Zahn has been competing in Sparring and Poomsae since 1994
where he has consistently placed on the medal podium. In 1997, Master Zahn was State of Michigan Champion in both sparring and poomsae.
Dr. Zahn has had his own practice as a Periodontist since 1990.
He opened a new office on the west side of Ann Arbor in 2013. He is married and has two children.
Master Mark Zahn
4th dan TKD Olympic Sparring Coach.
Instructor, 3rd dan Hap Ki Do.
Instructor, 3rd dan Tae Kwon Do.
Instructor, 2nd dan Tae Kwon Do.
Instructor, 1st dan Tae Kwon Do.
Asst Instructor Tae Kwon Do.
Grand Master (Hee Kwan Lee)
Grand Master Hee Kwan Lee is a 9th Degree Black Belt certified through the International Hap Ki Do Federation in Korea.
He is the founder and president of Korean Martial Arts in Battle Creek, Michigan.
Grand Master Lee is Chairman of the U.S.A. International Hap Ki Do Federation.
Hee Kwan Lee was born July 7, 1955 in the small village of Yaun Sahn, South Korea.
Grand Master Lee began his training at age six in Seoul, South Korea under the direction of Master Instructor Young Chang Kim. During his life, Grand Master Lee has trained in many different martial arts, but found that Hap Ki Do was the martial art that most interested him. As a result, Grand Master Lee became a two-time Korean National Hap Ki Do Champion.
Grand Master Lee wanted to venture out and spread his knowledge in hap Ki Do.
He decided that the United States was the best place to do this. At the age of 24, Grand Master Lee came to the United States as a 5th degree black belt to teach Hap Ki Do at the International Academy of Martial Arts in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
In 1980, Grand Master Lee decided to open his own school in Battle Creek, Michigan which he called Korean Martial Arts Hap Ki Do.
Grand Master Lee has since made a home in Battle Creek, with his wife and two children. However, his training has never stopped. He still makes numerous trip to Korea to update and enhance his skills. The results of this have earned him the rank of 9th Degree Grand Master Instructor.
Grand Master Lee has left an indelible mark on the world of Hap Ki Do, and his work is far from over.
He has his sights set on the future of Hap Ki Do around the world, with the ultimate goal of making it as well known as any other system.
The nationally-acclaimed, age-specific curriculum is professionally designed to teach children 5 & 6 years old important life skills in a fun, exciting and enriching manner. Eight main life skills are targeted: Focus, Teamwork, Balance, Coordination, Memory, discipline, Self-Control, & Fitness. Valuable personal development lessons are taught. Activities will keep your child physically fit and many of the group activities show children the benefits of good behavior.
Enhance your child's mental and physical development in a fun, positive, and motivating way!
Choose two classes a week.
Mini Ninjas is an exclusive pre-school program for learning life skills and Tae Kwon Do.
The specialized program is an age-specific curriculum that is professionally designed to teach children 3 & 4 years old important life skills in a fun, exciting, and enriching manner.
Our secret to teaching your child coordination
focus, and self-control is a unique method we call "Edu-tainment." This uses the excitement and fun of martial arts skills to teach key life lessons you would want your child to know.
This Tae Kwon Do program is a must for 7 to 9 year olds!
This program was designed to target the skills that children this age are primarily developing. These skills include: concentration, courage, perseverance, intensity, speed, agility, and flexibility. The Prep-Kidz course targets these skills and maximizes the development results through age-appropriate drills and teaching methods.
Tae Kwon Do that is taught with your child's best interest in mind! Choose two classes a week.
Tue 6:10-7:00p & Thu 6:00-6:50p.
This dynamic program focuses on teaching children ages 10-14 yrs old
Tae Kwon Do in a way that emphasizes a healthy body and mind. Children learn traditional Tae Kwon Do, along with dynamic kicking, board breaking, physical and mental developmentall areas that are fun to learn and at the same time dramatically enhance the abilities of each student physically, intellectually, emotionally, and socially.
internationally-acclaimed program blends a healthy balance of lessons and training that will make a dramatic difference as they enter their teenage years.
Dynamic Tae Kwon Do
Our Dynamic Tae Kwon Do class means we get down to business. This class is designed for adults and advanced students 10-years and above. As a student, you're taught the high-energy kicks of Tae Kwon Do from S. Korea. You will also learn the Taeguek Forms and the strategy of sparring which is what you need to know to earn your black belt.
Get on track, get on the mat!
Our state-of-the-art facility is geared with safe and effective resources. Every class is taught by a Kukkiwon-certified Master Instructor. This is BIGthis means that you are getting internationally-recognized Black Belt expertise every time you step on the training deck!
Our program targets the stages of development to compliment each participant's strengths and needs, therefore, you progress at your own pace.
Health & fitness with an edge!
Our curriculum is designed to be results-driven with fun and effective training. After a few short weeks, you'll gain greater self-confidence, improved balance and flexibility, weight loss, stress reduction, and many other health benefits. You'll notice the difference A2 Martial Arts makes!
A2 Martial Arts offers instruction in two Korean martial arts. Tae Kwon Do, characterized by its fasts, high, spinning kicks is available for students as young a 3 years old.
A2 Martial Arts offers superior instruction in our state-of-the-art 5000 sq ft facility located at 82 Aprill Drive, Suite C, Ann Arbor (next to Xtreme Bounce Zone). Classes are offered in Tae Kwon Do and Hap Ki Do-Han Ki Do–a powerful, self-defense martial arts. With our Concepts for Kidz character development program, children as young as 3 years old develop cognitively, physically and socially.