Moo Duk Kwan may be translated as “Institute of Martial Virtue.” The Moo Duk Kwan was founded by Grandmaster Hwang Kee and is one of the original martial art schools of Korea. The Moo Duk Kwan is devoted to improving human relations through training in the traditional Korean martial art of Soo Bahk Do.
Soo Bahk Do is the name of the style/art we practice.
Moo Duk Kwan is the name of our organization.
As a worldwide organization, the Moo Duk Kwan maintains a high standard for instructors and students. All instructors are internationally certified and all rank promotions are administered on a national and international level. This means that all practitioners of Soo Bahk Do throughout the world are certified by the World Moo Duk Kwan. This unique structure maintains the integrity of our art and ensures that all practitioners will receive the best training experience possible. The Oregon Moo Duk Kwan is the only studio in the state certified to teach the art of Soo Bahk Do.