Contact: Ricardo Hassan (405-1015, Ricardo.Hassan@jpl.nasa.gov)
Caltech Tang Soo Do is a martial arts club and class that is open to all skill levels, from novice to expert. Everyone is welcome! Come visit anytime! The techniques taught in class are traditional in nature, with additional emphasis on effectively dealing with self-defense situations. Tang Soo Do is a well rounded Korean martial arts style. Items that are taught in the class include open hand forms, staff forms, grappling type self defense, basic hand and foot techniques, and much more. Their style is characterized by graceful and dramatic kick techniques as well as effective hand techniques. By training in Tang Soo Do, you will gain flexibility, balance, endurance, strength, self-confidence, range of motion, and more. It's a fun and challenging way to get into shape and it's also a good way to meet others in the Caltech and JPL community.