Is a 9th dan black belt with well over 50 years of experience. Grand master Kim is one of the pioneer’s of Taekwondo in Canada. Since the opening of Kim’s Taekwondo in 1978, Grand Master Kim has expanded the legacy of Kim’s Taekwondo to 75 branch schools around the world. Students strive to emulate his philosophy, mental discipline, concentration, patience, respect, self-control, and self-confidence.
- Awarded to Grand Master Keun Ha Kim by the government of South Korea The Order of Civil Merit Moran Medal. Awarded for providing outstanding and meritorious services in the fields of politics, economics, arts, etc. The services of Grand Master Kim have positively influenced the welfare of the citizens of Korea and promoted national development.
- Awarded to Grand Master Keun Ha Kim by Her Majesty the Queen, The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal. Awarded for providing a significant contribution to international affairs between South Korea and Canada as ex-President and current Chairman of the federation of Korean-Canadian associations. And also for showing leadership in the Canadian Taekwondo community.