World Hapkido Federation International Seminar
October 2014

On October 10th - 12th 2014, the World Hapkido Federation (WHF), in collaboration with Enso Center, hosted an International Seminar in Redmond, WA, USA.

Instructors for the seminar were:

  • Master Roe Jai Myung (Toronto, ON, Canada)
    Head of Kodo Martial Arts
    Director General - WHF

  • Master Wilfredo Sellas (Puerto Rico, USA)
    President - Federacion de Hapkido Puerto Rico
    Puerto Rico and the Caribbean Regional Director - WHF

  • Master Pablo Peralta (Santiago, Chile)
    Director - Hapkido Chile School

  • Master Jason Mix (Redmond, WA, USA)
    Director - Enso Center for International Arts
    West Coast USA Regional Director - WHF

  • Master Susan Mix (Redmond, WA, USA)
    Director - Enso Center for International Arts

  • Master Lucas Mix (Boston, MA, USA)
    Director - Enso Center for International Arts

Master Roe Jai Myung, son of WHF founder Grand Master Kwang Sik Myung, led a session on Hapkido Patterns and the Practice and Use of the Techniques Within Those Patterns.

Master Wilfredo Sellas's session was on Self Defense Using a Dan Bong.

Master Pablo Peralta taught Traditional Defense Against Contemporary Attacks in his session.

Masters Susan and Lucas Mix co-instructed a session on Joint Locks As Viewed Through the Three Principles of Hapkido: Water Principle, Circular Motion Principle and Efficiency Principle.

Master Jason Mix led two sessions, the first on Dispersing and Redirecting Force and the second on Weapons Curriculum Including Sword Take-Aways and Middle Staff Take-Aways & Throws.

The seminar was also the occasion of advanced dan black belt testing for several candidates testing for 2nd, 4th and 5th dan.

This seminar is the 2nd successful WHF International Seminar hosted by Enso Center. The first was held in November of 2012.

You can view the seminar flyer or black belt test program by clicking on the images or links below:

Enso Center WHF International Seminar Oct 2014 - Large ThumbnailSeminar Flyer

Enso Center WHF International Seminar Oct 2014 - Black Belt Test Program
Black Belt Test Program

Flyer and Program Credit: Thien Ho

 

Pictures from the seminar can be viewed here:
Enso Center - WHF Intl Seminar - Oct 10-12, 2014 Album #1
Enso Center - WHF Intl Seminar - Oct 10-12, 2014 Album #2