Yoon Daeung

Master Yoon is the principal of JH Kim Taekwondo Institute SGC/SK/Kovan & Team Waein.

He has been coaching since 1999, working with entrant to experienced Taekwondo players of all ages, and has been dedicating his efforts towards the Singapore students’ community since 2010.

In 2008-2009, he received the “Best Coach” and “Best School” awards presented by the Gwangju Taekwondo Association in South Korea.

He was named the “Best Coach” and “Best Referee” at the National Inter-school Competition in Singapore in 2014 and 2015 respectively. Master Yoon is also a team member of Taekwonmaru, South Korea’s amateur sparring team. He is also part of Team T.E.M.A under the Korea Extreme Martial Arts Association and Competition Team Black Belt Member of Team DOHAK Judo club under the Korea Judo Federation.

His personal experience as a father of two children allows him to have open communication with his young charges while striking a good balance in a traditional Master-Student relationship.

Master Yoon’s full credentials are as follows:

  • 7th Dan Black Belt conferred by Kukkiwon, South Korea
  • World Taekwondo International Coach (Level 2)
  • World Taekwondo Para International Coach (Level 2)
  • IPC Coach Certificate
  • Anti-doping Certificate
  • Sports for All Licence, South Korea (Level 2)
  • International & National Coaching Certificate, South Korea (Level 3)
  • Taekwonmaru, Member, South Korea
  • Jeju Seogwipo Taekwondo Federation Para Taekwondo Committee Member
  • Team T.E.M.A under the Korea Extreme Martial Arts Association, Member, South Korea
  • Team DOHAK under the Korea Judo Federation, competition Team Black Belt Member, South Korea
  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme – NCAP, Singapore (Level 2)
  • Poomsae Coaching Certificate, Singapore (Level 3)
  • Kyurugi Coaching Certificate, Singapore (Level 3)
  • Basic Sports Science Certificate
  • National Registry of Coaches (NROC) Coach
  • Singapore Taekwondo Federation Para Taekwondo Committee member
  • National Demonstration Team 2014, Member, Singapore
  • Sparring Referee, Singapore
  • Special Coach, Singapore
  • Certified First-Aider

International coaching experience:

  • 2016 – 2018 Gwangju Open
  • 2018 Korea Open (Jeju)
  • 2018 World Taekwondo Hanmadang (Jeju)
  • 2019 Oseania President Open Cup
  • 2019 Australian Open Cup
  • 2019 Kimunyong Open Cup