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Vaughan (Woodbridge)

A World Class Taekwondo and Martial Arts School in Vaughan

Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

Grand Master Tommy Chang

Black Belt World Vaughan (Woodbridge) is located in 7730 Islington Ave. South West Corner of Highway 7 and Islington Ave. This Taekwondo school in Woodbridge/Vaughan, is a jointly operated martial arts school by Grandmaster Tommy Chang, Master Shin Wook Lim and Master Ivett Gonda.

Black Belt World Vaughan is a spacious 5500 square foot facility with two story ceilings on two floors, a World Class Premiere Taekwondo Martial Arts Academy headquartered in Vaughan, Ontario. This facility has been designed for our High Performance Taekwondo training center, Regular Martial Arts Training and After School Program.

Master Shin Wook Lim

Master Shin Wook Lim, is a very goal oriented individual holding belts in many Martial Arts. As well as being an accredited Provincial, National and International competitor, trainer and Olympic coach.

  • NCCP level 4 High Performance Coach
  • 1st Class Certified WTF National Referee
  • 33 Years Martial Arts Experience
  • 4 Times Canadian National Team Member
  • 3 Times National Champion
  • 2008 Olympic Team Coach
  • 2010 First Youth Olympic Team Coach
  • Current Canadian National Team Coach

Through his work over the years, he has built a rapport with some of the strongest athletes in the country. Since 2003 Master Lim has been selected to coach at international events as a part of Team Canada. Having been an athlete as well, he has been able to foster strong relationships with the athletes he has had the pleasure of working with.

Master Shin Wook Lim is currently the Head Olympic Team Coach of Canada and directs the High Performance Athletic Coaching program at Black Belt World. He will also be teaching regular programs at our NEW Black Belt World Vaughan/Woodbridge location and Black Belt World HQ.

Master Ivett Gonda

Master Ivett Gonda has won the Gold Medal 11 times at the Canadian National Championships, ranging from events such as the Senior Nationals to the Olympic Weight Event. She continues to fight in International competitions that range from the Olympic Games to the World Championships, even winning the Gold in 2004 in Mexico during the Pan Am Olympic Qualifications.

Master Ivett Gonda’s major highlights include being a 2x Olympian (2004 Olympic Games in Athens & 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing) and a 2014 Silver and Bronze Medalist at the World Grand Prix Taekwondo Championships.

Master Ivett is currently an instructor at Black Belt World’s High Performance Athletic Coaching program and will be teaching regular programs at the New Black Belt World Woodbridge/Vaughan location and Black Belt World HQ.

Our Instructors

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Master Shin Wook Lim

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Grand Master Tommy Chang

  • Instructor Ivett Gonda

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Instructor Melissa Pagnotta

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Instructor John Koo

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Master Michael dePendleton

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Instructor Melanie Phan

  • Vaughan Taekwondo Schools

    Instructor Evelyn Gonda

Try a class today and experience our high-energy, fast-paced environment for yourself!

School Director
Grand master Tommy Chang

Head Master
Master Shin Wook Lim

Call or email us for more details.

Phone:
905-605-7211

E-mail:
info@taekwondo.ca

Address:
7730 Islington Ave. Unit 3
Vaughan, ON. L4L 2J1

2016 BBW VAUGHAN Schedule
Black Belt World Vaughan

3-7730 Islington Ave
Vaughan,
ON
L4L 2J1

Phone: 905-605-7211

Black Belt World
202-883 Bloor St W Toronto, ON M6G 1M4
Phone: 416-533-1221