Tang Soo Do (Korean karate) is an ancient martial art originating over 2,000 years ago and is one of the oldest forms for karate practiced around the world today.
Tang Soo Do is known as a classical martial art which is especially noted by most experts as self defensive combat style and whose current status has been achieved through many decades of refining and improving its techniques.
Today, its instruction methods still emphasize the philosophies and discipline that were stressed in ancient times, while adjusting to the physical and mental needs of today’s practitioners. it is designed and intended to progressively develop character, integrity, self-discipline and respect for others.
The owner and chief instructor of Byrne’s Tang Soo Do of North Reading is Master Steve DiGloria, 6th Degree Black Belt. He has been teaching for over 25 years and has helped promote over 100 students to the rank of Black Belt, several of whom have gone on to achieve the rank of Master (4th degree black belt) . Along with Master D is Ms. Leah Santangelo 3rd Degree Black Belt. Ms. Santangelo has been a member of the school since 2000.
BYRNES TANG SOO DO
Please keep these upcoming events in mind for when you test for your next rank. We will be looking who becomes involved with the ATA.
Saturday July 23rd Pre-test/Recert
10:30AM @ Medford
Saturday August 6th Summer Seminars
(More details to come)
Saturday September 17th Masters Test
10:00AM @ Medford (Masters only allowed)
Saturday October 15th Black Belt Test
10:00AM @ Medford