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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


Our Staff

Robert Word

Program Director / 6th Degree Black Belt

Master Word is our Program Director and a 6th Degree Black belt with over 30 years of martial arts experience. He began his martial arts training in Clearwater, FL. After his yellow belt test, he knew the martial arts would be a lifelong endeavor. Throughout his Taekwondo training, Master Word has had the honor and privilege […]

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Dawn Word

Administrative Director / 5th Degree Black Belt

Mrs. Word is our Administrative Director.  She is a 5th Degree Black belt and Senior Certified Instructor with over 15 years of martial arts experience.  Mrs. Word started her training in Gainesville, FL while attending the University of Florida (GO GATORS!)  For the next several years she worked hard to earn her Black belt […]

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T’shira Brown

Certified Instructor / 3rd Degree Black belt

Miss Brown is a 3rd Degree Black belt, Certified Instructor.  She began her Taekwondo training in 2008.  Miss Brown’s enthusiasm for Taekwondo can be felt through her natural talent, energetic presence, focused drive to “master” the next skill and her cheerful repoire with others!  Her main goals in Taekwondo are to teach her own classes and eventually […]

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