John Gill Hapkido/Taekwondo Martial Arts Training Self-Defense Academy Expansion

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Martial Arts Master and World Self-Defense Champion John Gill announces expansion of the USA School of Self Defense (Martial Arts Academy) to three locations. A Traditional Martial Artist with over 40 years experience, Master Gill is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Hapkido and Taekwondo.

The USA School of Self Defense has expanded its presence to three locations across the United States – one in Oregon (Medford and Ashland Hills), and two in Southern California (Malibu and Newport Beach). The school offers lessons in 1) Taekwondo – a Korean martial art and Olympic sport with more than 5,000 years of history and 2) Hapkido – a highly effective mixed martial art, in addition to self-defense workshops, and 3) S.A.F.E. Seminars (Self-Protection; Anti-Bullying; Fun-and-Fitness; Empowerment).

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With the latest announcement, John Gill and the USA School of Self Defense aim to educate clients on the benefits of learning self-defense while teaching them new skills and methods to ensure their safety should they be presented with a dangerous situation. A respected champion holding 34 martial arts titles, John Gill has also won twenty one World Championships. He is the current world self-defense champion and a 7th Dan Black belt Master Instructor in Taekwondo and Hapkido. He is the winner of the 2016 Action Star Event and was chosen by the Australian Government to teach self-defense as part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign in November 2019.

The USA School of Defense caters to all age groups through SAFE seminars specifically designed for parents or guardians and their children. SAFE seminars cover assertiveness techniques against bullies, defensive techniques against attacks and sexual assaults, performance under stress, and more. The school also promotes the advantages of learning Traditional Martial arts such as Hapkido and Taekwondo. For example, not only does learning these martial Arts develop self-defense skills, but also builds up mental strength and endurance while simultaneously providing an effective workout. It increases muscle tone, helping clients to lose weight, and increases muscle mass. Other benefits include increased stamina and flexibility.

John Gill and the team at the USA School of Defense create an atmosphere conducive the learning martial arts from a World champion, who is one of the leading instructors in the world.

According to a satisfied client Mrs. Janine Dale “After only a few terms of training, I have seen a great improvement in my children’s focus and concentration in school and across all other areas of life, but most importantly, newfound confidence. This is not an arrogant ‘I can beat anyone up’ confidence, but a sense of security and maturity.”

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