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H.C. Hwang

H.C. Hwang
H.C. Hwang

H.C. Hwang

H.C. Hwang (Jin Mun Hwang) Biography

  • May 5, 1954: Entering the Moo Duk Kwan discipline.
  • October 27, 1957: Promoted to Cho Dan (1st Dan) in Moo Duk Kwan.
  • March 1959: Graduated Yong San Elementary School
  • March 1962: Graduated Sun Rin Middle School.
  • March 1965: Graduated Yang Jong High School
  • November 15, 1965: Promoted to Sa Dan (4th Dan) in Moo Duk Kwan.
  • September 1969: Graduated Korea University (Major in Philosophy)
  • May 24, 1970: Promoted to O Dan (5th Dan) and Sa Bom in Moo Duk Kwan.
  • 1970-1973: Served as the chief Sa Bom at the Central Headquarters Dojang.
  • 1973-1974: Served as the chief Moo Duk Kwan Sa Bom in Athens, Greece
  • June 30, 1975 – July 2002: Served as the chairman of Technical Advisory
  • Committee of the U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation (Formarly known as
  • the U.S. Tang Soo Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation).
  • 1989 – July 2002: Served as the Vice President for the World Moo Duk Kwan.
  • August 31, 1999: Promoted to Gu Dan (9th Dan) in the Moo Duk Kwan.
  • July 2002 – Present:  Serving as the President of the World Moo Duk Kwan and
  • Life President of U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation.
  • Black Belt Magazine Hall of Fame 2004 Man of Year

Phil Duncan

Phil Duncan serves as the Executive Administrator of the U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation® providing and coordinating support services for the U.S. Federation Board, the Kwan Jang Nim, the U.S. Technical Advisory Committee, U.S. Regional Officials, U.S. Members, the Board Directors of the charitable non-profit U.S. Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan FOUNDATION and the World Moo Duk Kwan. He can be contacted at National Member Headquarters or philduncan@soobahkdo.com or (888) SOO-BAHK

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