Tae Kwon Do: It's more than a sport; It's a way of life.
Cumberland County Martial Arts has been open for business since 1994. Through teaching WTF (World Taekwondo Federation) Taekwondo, Master Jason Renyo is a certified 5th Degree Black Belt through the Kukkiwon Federation in Taekwondo's birthplace, Seoul, Korea. WTF Taekwondo is renowned World-wide, as it the only form of Martial Arts allowed at the Olympics.
Existing are two forms of Taekwondo, WTF & ITF, where in the 1960s, WTF evolved from ITF, as it broke away from it's Japanese influences, where their new form, WTF contained complete Korean combative style. At CCMA, your child will learn the ways of WTF with some influences of the ITF style. WTF Taekwondo is more than the sport that it is perceived to be, it is a way of life. Dedication and ambition along with discipline make up the tiers of Taekwondo. Once involved, Taekwondo can change your life- if you let it.
Cumberland County Martial Arts Training Center, better known as CCMA throughout it's home of Millville, New Jersey, finds it's basis on the foundation of respect and self-confidence. Here at CCMA, we hope to instill in you or your child a sense of personal fitness, self-reassurance, discipline and wish to invoke a sense of ambition and sportsmanship. Serving as a basis for self-defense, your child will learn techniques to avoid violence, bullying and discover innovative ways of coping with stressful situations.
The World Taekwondo Federation is the International Federation governing the sport of Taekwondo and is a member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations. (WTF.ORG) WTF Taekwondo is the ONLY form of Taekwondo that is practiced and permitted in the Olympic Games.
The Kukkiwon is the governing body of all those practicing WTF Taekwondo. In order to be eligible to participate in the Olympic Games, a Black Belt must be qualified by taking a series of tests set forth by the Kukkiwon Federation, headquartered in Seoul, Korea. Our school promotes each student to each level of belt through tests prescribed the Kukkiwon Federation . Upon reaching the Black Belt level, students who pass their test will become WTF Kukkiwon certified and will have valid certificates and identification that is recognized in over 200 countries around the globe.
Every year our school participates in the Mid-Atlantic Regional Qualifier and those qualifying individuals are then eligible to attend that years National Taekwondo Championships. The Union that Cumberland County Martial Arts participates under is the AAU (Amateur Athletic Union). All students regardless of Age, Belt Color or Gender are eligible to attend and compete- with regards to qualification, behavior & instructor discretion.