MARTIAL ARTS IS A JOURNEY
GUIDED BY EXPERIENCED HANDS

Lyo Kim Hyeonuk

lyo@trifecta.com.sg

Head Coach, Taekwondo

Head coach to the Taekwondo program at Trifecta Martial Arts, Lyo Kim brings to the school, close to a decade of experience in the discipline of Taekwondo. The experienced 31-year old with a Bachelor in Physical education from Hanyang University in Korea, earned his TKD Instructor certification in 2006 from Kukkiwon, the esteemed headquarter for all Taekwondo academies.

Friendly and encouraging, students find it easy to build a good rapport with Instructor Lyo during their years in training. Needless to say, the personable coach always emerges as a favourite amongst the young kids in his classes. He is also very well regarded amongst the adult students as a meticulous instructor, whose precision to executing drills is essential to helping them advance to a higher level in their Taekwondo journey.

Instructor Lyo is armed with an impressive resume and has taught at a string of established Taekwondo schools in Korea, including the acclaimed Ho Am TKD school from 2004 to 2006, Woo Ram TKD school from 2006 to 2009, and also the Han Bit TKD school from 2009 to 2010. The Korean national was awarded the prestigious Kukkiwon-certified 5th Dan on his black belt in 2009 and thereafter joined Managing Director Arlene Lim at her chain of J H Kim Taekwondo schools in Singapore since July 2010.

Taking on the role of TKD Program Director at the school, Lyo is also sought-after as an accomplished instructor as well as a key figure in the seminar circuit in Singapore, the South-east Asia regions and in Korea.

He is certified in the Singapore’s NCAP 1 course, recognised as an official Poomsae coach, and sanctioned as a referee in the Kyorugi discipline. The technical coach continues to competes till this day and has won in numerous other tournaments around the world including Gold in the recent Mooto Open Poomsae Championship in 2011, Bronze in the National Poomsae Championship in 2012 and 2013.

MARTIAL ARTS IS A JOURNEY
THAT TRAINS YOU TO REMAIN CALM IN ADVERSITY