Grand Master Ha
Graduate from Dept. of Taekwondo, Kyung-Hee Uni., in February, 1988.(B. A.)
Graduate from Dept. of Physical Education, Dankook Graduate School in February, 1992.(M. A.)
Branch of service: Army
Service number: 88-03208
Period of service: March 1988 ~ December 1999.
Rank: Captain Officer (R. O. T. C. #26)
Education Training Officer:
Korea Armed Forces Athletic Corps (January 31,1996~May 28 1997)
*Soldiers that compete in world championships, the Olympics, or CIDSM(Counsel International Du Sport Militarily)game. Tae Eun Ha specially made program for these soldiers to follow during the inside or outside front line combat training. He was in charge of making and reporting the plan.
Full-time Taekwondo Professor: Korea Third Military Academy (May 29, 1997~December 31, 1999)
*Tae Eun Ha taught the Korean Third Military soldiers, Taekwondo and taught the soldiers the Taekwondo technique they would have to incorporate in a real life fight against a enemy.
*I received a report card from the academy for my teaching from January 1,1997~December 31, 1998 showing following abilities and specialty:
Report Card of Professor (January 1, 1997~December 31, 1998):
- Education teaching level=A. level, 182 points, 25 out of 61 rank
- Research=A. level, 81 points, 11 out of 61 rank
- Volunteer=A. level, 44.5 points, 18 out of 61 rank Graded from The Korea Third Military Academy Administrator.
Korea Military Taekwondo Referee Korea Military Taekwondo Association (1997~1999)
*In this events Tae Eun Ha traveled to different Korean military Taekwondo tournament, guiding and judge the military Taekwondo black belt testing.
Advisory Committee of Kukkiwon(World Taekwondo Federation Headquarters) (2012~)
*The World Taekwondo Federation is the International Federation governing the sport of Taekwondo and is a member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations.
Professor invitation of Taekwondo department at Korea Nazarene University (2011~)
Instructor for the TCD(Taekwondo Character Development) & TCS(Taekwondo Clinical Support) Program as part of the Harlem School District Special Education Program (2010~2013)
*The innovative approach in TCD & TCS has been evaluated by the Harlem School District #122 and as of March 30th, 2010 our program is now an official part of the Harlem School District’s Special Education Program.
U.S.A. National Collegiate Taekwondo Team Head Coach (2009)
*The US Pan Am Collegiate Team captured 16 out of a possible 21 gold medals on Friday, June 5, 2009 at the University of California, Berkeley at the Pan American University Taekwondo Championships. Serving as team head coaches was Tae Eun Ha and John Ha served as the trainer.
Commissioner of USA Taekwondo Martial Arts Commission (2008~)
Chief Council/ President of the Illinois State Taekwondo Martial Arts Commission (2008~)
Adviser to the Chief of Belvidere Police Department (2007~)
*Defensive tactics teach the Belvidere Police Department.
International Taekwondo Health Institute Founder (2001~)
World Jangsong Martial Art Federation Founder (Jan. 7, 2000~)
*As the founder of World Jangsong Martial Art his job was to use Taekwondo, Kumdo and Yangseng to teach the students and help them reach their personal goals and help them become a important part of the society.
Director of the World Taekwondo Research Society (May 1999~)
*He directed the seminars that was held in the World Taekwondo Research Society, and also help the Taekwondo studies.
Secretary General of International Taekwondo Science Society (1997~99)
*Tae Eun Ha studied the similarity between Taekwondo and science, by this he wrote thesis to help hold a seminar about the Taekwondo Science.
Teakwondo Deputy Chairman, for Korea Taekwondo Association (Feb., 1997~Feb., 1998)
*Here his duty was to develop and upgrade the different kinds of Taekwondo forms, sparing, board breaking and defense techniques.
Physical Diet Therapist, from Korea Complementary and Alternative Medicine Association(2006)
Seventh degree black belt in Taekwondo, from Korea Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Federation Headquarters) (2004)
Athletic Trainer, from Korea Athletic Trainer Association(1999)
Sports Health Conditioner, from Korea Athletic Trainer Association(1999)
Sports Massage Adviser, from Korea Athletic Trainer Association(1997)
Sports Taping Therapist, from Korea Athletic Trainer Association(1997)
Korea Military Taekwondo Judge, from Korea military Taekwondo Association(1997)
Physical Training of Living’s Adviser(1996)
Taekwondo Physical Trainer, from Korea Secretary of Education.(1996)
Sixth degree in Kum Do, from Korea Kum-do Association (1996)
Taekwondo Athletic Trainer, from Korea Secretary of Education.(1995)
International Taekwondo Referee(1991)
Master of Korean Taekwondo Society, from Korea Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Federation Headquarters)(1990)
Management Adviser of Physical Strength, from Korean Physical Trainer Association(1990)
Physical Therapist, from Korea Exercise Trainer Association(1990)
Chiropractor, from Korea Chiropractic Association(1989)
CERTIFICATE OF RECOGNITION by Harlem School District #122, Illinois State (2011)
Recognized for the development of the TCD & TCS program and as an instructor for the TCD & TCS Program in Harlem School District Special Education Program.
CERTIFICATE OF MERIT CONCERNED WITH TAEKWONDO
Citation by International Health Connective Kinestherapy Association (2010).for his outstanding contribution to and achievement in the world of USA Taekwondo.(2009)
*Received award for As USA collegiate team Head Coach, He lead the national team to the victory. Their coaching quality proved to be one of the top in the world.
CRIME STOPPERS Award. by Winnebago County Sheriff’s Police, Illinois (2007)
*Received award for support has added greatly to the success of the crime stoppers program.
Best Referee of the Year.by New York Taekwondo Federation (2007)
Development of a New York Taekwondo Championship, Olympic Sparring Referee and Teaching .Master of the Year by U.S National Collegiate Taekwondo Association. (2006) *Received award for teaching U.S National Collegiate Taekwondo Association.
Letter of Citation.by World Taekwondo Federation (2006)
*Development of a World Taekwondo Programs(Yang Seng Exercise), Referee and Teaching
*Received award for volunteer teaching(2004-2006) economically disadvantaged children, also he distributed equipment for free to the children.
Coach of the Year.by New York Taekwondo Inc. (2006)
*When his own three students participated in the 2006 New York Open Tae Kwon Do championship, two of his students won 2nd places, one placed 3rd, and importantly one student own the Grand-champion award for getting the highest score in forms competition out of more then 800 competitors
Master of the Year.by Taekwondo Times magazine & America T.K.D Federation (2005)
*Development of a World Taekwondo Programs(Yang Seng Exercise), Referee and Teaching
Certificate of Appreciation.by U.S National Collegiate Taekwondo Association. (2003)
*The US National Collegiate Taekwondo Association also decided to adopt Master Ha’s teachings. U.S. Women’s Taekwondo team learned from Mr. Ha and it won 1 Gold, 1 Silver, and 2 Bronze medals during the 2003 Summer University Games which was held in Taegu, South Korea. Professor Y. B. Kim represented the team, and he caused the US National Collegiate Taekwondo Association to award a certificate of appreciation to Master Ha for his team’s achievement.
Award of Chung Do Kwan International, Inc.(2002~2003)
*Development of Referee in Chung Do Kwan Taekwondo Championship
*He help judge in the competition and teach the American referee the right ways of judging, for this he got a certificate to thank his help.
Appreciation plaques. from Taekwondo Federation of Spain. (2002)
*Development of a Olympic Taekwondo Programs Award is presented to Master Ha by Miranda De Ebro for teaching 2 champions (ESPANA)(2002)
Excellent Thesis Award by Korea Third Military Academy (1999)
*A study on the development of the Military Taekwondo since Korean Independence day.
Citation by Korea Commander of Army Education Bureau (1998)
*This citation is given to Tae Eun Ha for the presentation of his research on new Taekwondo education development. In recognition of his research, Tae Eun Ha was awarded $500.00 in U.S dollars. For updating and rewriting the information in the textbook.
Citation of Korean Defense Ministry (1996)
*Development of a Military Taekwondo Programs and Referee
Citation of Korea Taekwondo Society by Korea Taekwondo Association (1996)
*Developed and taught the Military Taekwondo. In ?1996 Korean Defense Ministry tournament? he was the best referee.
*In recognition of his research, Tae Eun Ha was awarded $300 in U.S dollars.
Certificate of Achievement in Qualification Examination for Taekwondo International Referee (1991)
*From 50 international referee because of his outstanding performance he placed top three with a certificate for the congratulation.
*On Taekwondo posture relative to philosophical aspect, 1998
*Impact of Meditation on Taekwondo; International Zen-Martial Art Association, 1994
*Development of Taekwondo Public Health; Korean Physical Education Society, 1993
*Study of Taekwondo Public Health; Korea Taekwondo Association, 1992-1993
*Analysis of Physical Education of Article of the Korea Soldiers Newspaper; Korea Military
*Korean traditional value and Taekwondo; Korea Dan-Kuk Univ. Master’s degree thesis,1992
*Influence which Subjectivity to Sports in North Korea; Korea Kyung Hee Univ., 1991
*Confucian and Taekwondo; Korea Taekwondo Association, 1991
An Introduction to Taekwondo Children’s Character Development‘ ANIBIG, Korea 2014, 520pp.
*Author: Grand Master Tae Eun Ha
Newly revised and updated version of this book is designed to help develop children’s character and improve their overall personality. Included is a series of tests and questionnaires that were created by Master Ha to help shed light on each child’s specific needs and offer them a customized prescription for their own personal development.
Tae Kwon Do (Actual Fighting) Limited Company, U.S.A 2002, 312 pp.
*This book is about the sparring basic techniques, applied techniques and tactics techniques. Also this book was advertised in the Taekwondo Times Magazine(page 9) in November 2002.
Kum Do. 21th century education, Seoul, Korea 2001, 184 pp.
*This book is about the history of the Korean swords. Also it shows the Korean swords technique.
Guide Reference for Physical Training(co-author) Kong-hak-sa, Daeku, Korea 1999, 176 pp.
*This is a Textbook that holds the rules to all sports. Tae Eun Ha wrote a 37 pages of all the rules for Taekwondo from page 139 to page 176.
The Introduction of Taekwondo Aesthetics(co-author) 21th century education, Seoul, Korea 1999, 168 pp
*This book is about the philosophy of the Taekwondo art, forms, sparing and demonstration.
Children For Character Taekwondo (co-author) Kong-hak-sa, Daeku, Korea 1998, 438 pp.
*Taekwondo Character is to improve the children’s bad life style.
Practice Taekwondo Kong-hak-sa, Daeku, Korea 1998, 542 pp.
*This book is written about the history of the Korean Army Taekwondo history and the North Korean Taekwondo history. By studying these too histories the book shows the way to improve the Korean Military Taekwondo skills.
The Introduction of Yangseng Taekwondo(co-author) Bok-yong, Seoul, Korea 1997, 272 pp.
*This book is about the mix of Korean philosophy and Korean medical philosophy and
making of the Yang Seng Forms that introduce both philosophy together.
Yang Seng Exercise DVD Productions by SMS Productions, Inc., USA 2005
*Traditional Korean scientific health and individual diet program: 5 Parts to the Yang Seng Workout. (50 minutes)
Yang Seng a public demonstration: A public Yang Seng demonstration in National Korean Military Taekwondo Tournament. May 1996
Yang Seng a public demonstration: A public Yang Seng demonstration in World Taekwondo Han Ma Dang Championship held by World Taekwondo Federation and Korean Taekwondo Association. October 1994
Newspaper and Magazine
Rockford Register Star Newspaper in America. Jan. 3rd, 2010.
*Master T.E.Ha helps young children with confidence and focusing issues by bringing discipline into their lives with Taekwondo.
*Taekwondo CD & Taekwondo CS program for ADD/ADHD students receives presidential recognition….
*World Jangsong Martial Arts Federation president Tae Eun Ha, develops TCD & TCS Taekwondo exercise regimen for ADD treatment.
Grandmaster Tae Eun Ha and master Tony Ha taught a self-defense for kids classes at the Korean American Senior Center.(June 16~17, 2008)
*Grandmaster Tae Eun Ha $1,000 check to Boone County Sheriff Duane Wirth for the Crimestoppers program.
Yang Seng was featured in the “healthy advice” article at Opinion section of the Joong Ang newspaper.
*A front page article about the difference in the Yang Seng Exercise from the regular diet exercise.
Designed by professor Tae Eun HA. It means, “Extending a Life”.
This exercise is the combination of Korean medicine and traditional martial art movement, Ki-Gong (energy exercise), music-meditation, Do-In- Bup (Korean traditional stretching), and Traditional Curved line.
*Article about Yang Seng DVD that Master Ha developed to improve American health and exercise habits.
*Yangseng maps out a wellness plan based on your personal profile
*An article about the history and the philosophy of Yang Seng Taekwondo
“Health Taekwondo FIRST PUBLICATION IN SOUTH KOREA”
“DEVELOPMENT ‘HEALTH POSTURE’”
*The articles converted half of the front page on “Yang Seng” program.
*Through Yang Seng Taekwondo, you can alleviate stress and rid the ailment of getting older.
*Yang Seng Taekwondo Program invention
“TAEKWONDO HEALTH, TAKE AWAY FROM A HAND-TO-HAND FIGHT, PREVENTING TO HEALING AGAINST DISEASE”
*Trough Taekwondo Trainging, Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Available
Grandmaster Tae Eun Ha was invited from KBC-TV News Magazine (WOCH Ch41, The Korean American Broadcasting Co., Inc.) to do a 20min. segment broadcast about his newest program, Taekwondo for kids with ADHD. The pro-gram will be televised at 10pm, September 4th 2008.
Grandmaster Tae Eun Ha was invited from WKTA AM1330 radio KOREA CHICAGO MEDIA GROUP segment broadcast about his newest program, Taekwondo for kids with ADHD. interview with the Radio Korea (Chicago Media Group; WKTA 1330) radio station program on live 「Good Morning」(Sep.22, 2008)
Appeared in the Rockford channel 23 live news for holding a US Open Tournament to raise money for the children with economically disadvantaged. March 8, 2008
Appeared in the Rockford channel 23 and 17 live news for holding a US Open Tournament to raise money for the children with economically disadvantaged. March 3, 2007
Appeared in the Rockford channel 13 live news for holding a US Open Tournament to raise money for the children with economically disadvantaged. March 18, 2006
Appeared in the Rockford channel 23 live news to show a demonstration about Yang Seng for 15 minutes. November 6, 2003
Appeared in the Iowa channel 2 Taekwondo documentary show to show a Taekwondo demonstration. February 3, 2001
Tae Kwon Do University Leadership Training and Lectures
Gae Myung University in Korea, Takwondo Major, invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about Taekwondo Education. 1999
Jun Nam College in Korea, Taekwondo Major, invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about Taekwondo Education. 1999
Tom Ra University in Korea, Taekwondo Major, invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about Taekwondo Education. 1999
City of An-yang Taekwondo Association invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about the importance of teaching children personality Taekwondo. 1999
Nazarene University in Korea, Taekwondo Major, invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about Taekwondo Education. 2010
International Health Connective Kinestherapy Association invited Tae Eun Ha to hold a seminar about Health Connective Kinestherapy and its prospective future in today’s society. 2010