WHMAF (World Hapkido Martial Arts Federation)
The origin of the Dongin Hapkido:
President Kim Hwa-sik. Born in Domusil (Hachon) in a Korea Jinju city, he was trained by his uncle, Kim Tae-yong, from the age of five in 1967, and when he was 18 years old(1975), he trained Bulmudo under Great Monk (Yang ik) at Beomosa Temple in Busan.
Chairman Kim Hwa-sik’s bio
- 9 Dan Hapkido
- Former leader of the Hapkido representative demonstration team
- Best Leader Award (President’s Award/ by speaker of national assembly) Demonstrate National Martial Arts Competition and
Producing Multiple Competition Winners 1992 Instructor dispatched to Australia. USA, UK, Singapore. Japan, Vietnam, Cambodia, etc. –
Numerous presidential bodyguards and action actors have been produced
- 1980 Teaching student as Instructor of Traditional Hapkido KIDOHAE, SAEMAEUI Hapkido Federation.
- 1984 Instructor Seoul Action School
- 1990 Create Dong IN Kwan/ Dispatch Instructor many country (Australia, America, Canada, England. Spain, France, German, Japan & China).