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2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Northeast Regional Championship and Fall Cycle Dan Shim Sa

Tue, 11/19/2019 - 8:12am — webmaster

2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation
Northeast Regional Tournament and Fall Cycle Dan Shim Sa

Henry Wilson Memorial School, Farmington, NH
Oct 12th and 13th, 2019

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2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Kodanja, Northeast Black Belt Camp and Spring Cycle Dan Shim Sa

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 9:42am — webmaster

2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation
Kodanja and
Northeast Black Belt Camp

Springfield College, Springfield, MA
May 31st, June 1st, and June 2nd

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2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Southwest Regional Leadership Camp and Spring Cycle Dan Shim Sa

Sat, 06/15/2019 - 10:08am — webmaster

2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Southwest Regional Leadership Camp

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2019 Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Southeast Regional Championships and Spring Cycle Dan Shim Sa

Wed, 06/12/2019 - 10:51am — webmaster

Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation
2019 Southeast Regional Championships
and Spring Cycle Dan Shim Sa

By International Master Michael Jett - Yuk Dan

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2018 Southeast Foundation Leadership Event

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 2:14pm — webmaster

The Atlantic Pacific Tang Soo Do Foundation held its first ever Leadership Event in Camden, Alabama on Saturday, Nov. 10 at the Camden School of Arts & Technology. The event was coordinated by the Foundation and the Edmundite Missions. Grandmaster John St. James traveled from Atlanta, Georgia to greet the participants. Additionally, traveling was the team of Masters: SBN David Watson-Jones, SBN Allister Akong, and SBN Laura Lee Sandberg with Mrs. Jean Ann and Samantha Watson-Jones and Jesus Ramos from Atlanta.

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2018 Southeast Regional Instructor Training Symposium, Black Belt Camp, and Shim Sa

Wed, 11/21/2018 - 1:44pm — webmaster

Schools from Bogalusa, Louisiana to Columbia South Carolina and all points in between made their annual pilgrimage to Camp ASCCA in Jackson's Gap, Alabama for the Southeastern Region, Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation Black Belt Camp. Grandmaster John St. James and the 12 Masters from the region’s schools provided expert training, motivation, and oversight of the weekend’s activities.

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2018 Southwest Regional Championship & Dan Shim Sa

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 11:05pm — webmaster

The Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation’s Southwest Region held its 6th annual Dan Shim Sa (black belt test) and Championship Tournament 19-20 October, in Albuquerque, NM. Thunderbird Martial Arts was the gracious coordinator for this Federation-hosted event at the Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Central New Mexico. Kwan Jang Nim John St. James traveled from Atlanta, Georgia to host.

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2018 Northeast Regional Championship & Dan Shim Sa

Fri, 10/26/2018 - 12:00pm — webmaster

As the leaves began to turn in their autumnal hues so did all eyes towards New Hampshire for the annual APTSDF North East Regional tournament. Taking place on Saturday 13th October and after a few years in Connecticut the tournament returned to New Hampshire making its debut at the Henry Wilson Memorial School in Farmington. The gymnasium was the biggest venue so far to host the competition which was perfect since a record number of Tang Soo Do practitioners signed up for this year's edition. A grand total of 113 people registered to compete marking a massive 25% increase in the number of competitors from just one year ago and a testament to the growth of schools in the region. The region was well represented with competitors from New Hampshire, Maine, Massachusetts, Vermont, Connecticut and Maryland all making th e journey on a brisk October morning.

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2018 APTSDF International Championships and Ko Dan Ja Retreat/Shim Sa

Tue, 08/07/2018 - 7:18pm — webmaster

The beautiful B Resort & Spa, Lake Buena Vista, Florida, welcomed the Atlantic-Pacific Tang Soo Do Federation for their Annual Ko Dan Ja Retreat / Shim Sa and Bi-Annual Championship event. Competitors traveled from near and far in anticipation of a gathering that would include representation from as far as our sister federation, Asia Pacific Tang Soo Do, in Australia!

The Three Treasures: Compassion, Moderation and Humility was the theme for the 2018 Ko Dan Ja (Masters Retreat) and Shim Sa (testing) held July 18th and 19th. From start to finish, the opportunities to learn and enjoy fellowship were limitless. Masters and Masters Candidates came with their cups empty and ready to be filled with information to bring back to their schools and students. All participants knew that whenever this group comes together, there is always an opportunity to learn something, from anyone, no matter their rank. Having the humility to know that you are always a student, learning and absorbing everything presented to you was undoubtedly the best way to enjoy these two days.

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