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Call us at: 336-373-2927


We would like to welcome you to the AIM Taekwondo & Fitness Center. We study a traditional style of Taekwondo, that incorporates self-defense, as well as, sport aspects. There is something for everyone! Our school also integrates joint locks and weapons training into our curriculum at higher levels. We are also proud to be a part of a group of fellow martial artists that are banding together to help stop bullying! This group, MAAB (Martial Artists Against Bullying) is a network of schools that are united in its mission to educate elementary and middle school aged children about what bullying is and how to stop it!

Our goal at AIM Taekwondo is to develop and continually maintain a well-rounded program and provide the finest quality in martial arts instruction in a professional, family-oriented environment. We are committed to offering a curriculum that is challenging, dynamic and fun so that we may help our students become the most proficient martial artists possible.

Through consistent practice and dedication to your Taekwondo Training, you will see the growth and development in all the areas of: Self-Discipline, Fitness, Self-Defense and Self-Confidence! Not only will you have the time of your life, and meet new friends, you will be a part of a close-knit Taekwondo family! Remember, a family that Kicks together…sticks together!

See you in Class!

Robert Word – 6th Degree Black Belt – Master Instructor/Co-Owner

Dawn Word –  5th Degree Black Belt – Certified Chief Instructor/Co-Owner


The AIM Taekwondo curriculum is well diversified.  Students are trained in traditional Taekwondo, which provides a firm foundation in confidence, respect, discipline and fitness.  We also enhance the program with weapons training (at advanced ranks), Joint Manipulation, Pressure Point application and AIM Self-Defense techniques.  Each program is specifically designed for each age group to meet their unique mental and physical requirements.

Our children’s programs build a strong foundation in essential character qualities such as respect, honesty, discipline and a non-quitting spirit!  In addition, these programs are designed to improve children’s motor skills and enhance their ability to focus, listen and follow directions.

All classes are taught using the most safe, fun and exciting instruction methods available for these age groups.  These programs put an important focus on monthly themes that are incorporated into each class.  Students are taught these themes, or tenets (words we live by), and shown how to apply them to their daily lives at school, and at home.


“Quality Students come from Quality Instructors”

Our Instructors are Nationally Certified through Taekwondo United and are graduates of a 300+ hour Instructor Apprenticeship.  With our program of advanced training in technique, instruction, leadership and business, our instructors are continuously updating their teaching skills to become the BEST Instructor they can be!

Mission Statement:

Our goal is to inspire each student to “AIM High” and achieve success through confidence and right action, by providing:

  •  A safe, disciplined, yet fun environment in which to learn and grow

  •  A comprehensive martial arts curriculum

  •  Highly skilled, caring and motivated Instructors

We look forward to meeting with you in person, and hope that we can work together to help provide a safe and exciting program for children to develop in healthy ways.  Our programs provide families with a great way to spend time together in a productive, supportive and caring environment!



Our Instructors must go through a rigorous training and apprenticeship program in order to become a Certified Instructor.  AIM Taekwondo Instructors are Nationally Certified through Taekwondo United and the UiDo Taekwondo Union! Certified Instructors – ages 18 & up  

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