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Who we are

Dalkey Taekwon-Do is a martial arts club founded in September 2015. We are a part of the International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF). Our national association the Irish Taekwon-Do Association (ITA) is currently Ireland's largest Taekwon-Do association. We are also members of the Irish Martial Arts Commission (IMAC), which is the national governing body for martial arts in Ireland. Our instructors are fully qualified and fully insured and Garda vetted.


What is Taekwon-Do?

Taekwon-Do is the Korean martial art of self-defence developed by General Choi Hong Hi. Taekwon-Do has several components:

  • Fundamental Movements
  • Patterns
  • Sparring
  • Self Defense
  • Conditioning/Maintenance
The tenets of Taekwon-Do represent the the core values that students of Taekwon-Do should strive to have:
  • Courtesy
  • Integrity
  • Perseverance
  • Self Control
  • Indomitable Spirit

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Taekwon-Do students training

Is Taekwon-Do right for me?

Taekwon-Do is a martial art suitable for everybody. From those who wish to better themselves, get fit, learn self defence or those that wish to compete at a high level. Your first class at Dalkey Taekwon-Do is free so why not come down and try Taekwon-Do for yourself?

We run several classes for children, teens and adults on Tuesday and Thursday evening. We are located in the Sports hall beside Loreto Abbey in Dalkey Co. Dublin. Please see our classes page for more information