The only thing missing is You!

Kids Classes

Our children's martial arts program teaches self-discipline, respect for others - especially parents - and encourages academic achievement.  We also have special daytime classes for home-schoolers.  


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Includes One-on-one classes during your Child's 30-Day Trial

Family Classes

Wanting more family time?  Our special family classes are one of the few activities that adults and children can participate together in reaching their goals.  Enjoy quality time with your family, get fit, achieve together and create memories that will last a lifetime!


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30-Day, No-obligation trail for your entire family

Adult Classes

Be part of a fitness program that benefits the mind and body.  Our martial arts classes are fun, motivating and educational.  Experienced instructors will be there to guide and challenge you through your journey.  Start your 30-Day, no obligation, trial program.


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It's never too late to reach your dream

Classes for Teens

Does your teen:

  •  need to learn how to set goals and achieve?
  • watch too much TV/play games?
  • have a negative attitude?
  • feel left out of team sports?
  • feel awkward in social settings? 

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Confidence to overcome peer-pressure and more

Tae Grr Cubs

Our Tae Grr Cub's karate program teaches younger children (age 4-6) coordination, balance, respect and cooperation.  Students' attention span and body coordination will be developed through their increased ability to concentrate.


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Unleash the Tiger within

About Us

What's Happening

community service with karate in Morehead City

  • 10 earn Black Belt from Grandmaster
  • 3rd location in Cape Carteret
  • Voted 2017 Best School
  • Fundraising for local children’s programs
  • Annual event raises over $27,000 for Children’s Hospital
  • Instructor reads at County Libraries

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Instructors

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You will be in good hands with our experienced instructors.  They will work with you individually to make sure you get the most from our program.


Phillip and Shannon Henry are the owners and master instructors of the Morehead City school.


Phillip is a master of 3 styles of Korean martial arts, certified personal trainer, Youth Exercise Specialist and a Fitness Nutrition Specialist.


Shannon is a 4th degree black belt, Early Childhood Education Specialist, and board chair for Carteret Smart Start


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Our Philosophy

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Safe, fun, and family-oriented atmosphere.  Traditional values of discipline and respect with practical training.


Good thinking makes good actions; good actions make good habits; good  habits make good character; good character makes good destiny.


Grandmaster's Motto:

Thinking Before Acting


School Values:

Honesty

Humility

Patience

Diligence

Sincerity


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Testimonials

Cavin and Cooper

The instructors are so caring and patient with all the students. They take their time to make sure each student feels welcome and respected.  I have noticed a change in my sons as they continue to learn about respect, honesty and the tradition of Tae Kwon Do.

- Susan (mother)

Serenity

They are patient with the  kids. They do more than teach them; they truly mentor them in all aspects of the kids lives.  The instructors reward good behavior and puts a strong emphasis on school and succeeding in their lives. They go above and beyond for the kids.

- Janice (grandmother)

Jacob

Jacob has shown tremendous growth in self confidence and respect since he started at Grandmaster Dong's Martial Arts.  It's a great family atmosphere and the school values they teach compliment the rules we follow at home.

- Erika (mother)

Antonio

I  never dreamed a man my age could accomplish what I have done, and I now  feel more confident in my ability to defend myself, thanks to Master  Henry.  He has changed my life.

- Antonio M.

Family

The change in  the three of them has been incredible. Although they are still quiet,  their self-confidence has increased dramatically.  Master Henry  and Mrs. Shannon are sensitive to their fears and never fail to provide  encouragement, guidance, or tough love when necessary.

- Arlene (mother)

Wes

The instructors are incredibly approachable and have an unending well of patience.  There is a genuine desire to see each of their students not only to meet  those goals, but to exceed them. It isn’t just about meeting the  minimum standards, its about putting forth your maximum efforts to  achieve your maximum results.

- Wes D.

Contact Us

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3 Locations to serve you

Also in Cedar Point & Cape Carteret

Morehead City main

5270 US 70, Morehead City, NC 28557

(252) 222-0444

Hours

Monday & Wednesday: 3pm - 8pm

Tuesday & Thursday: 11:30am - 8pm

Friday: 1pm - 6pm

Saturday: TBA on monthly schedule

Sunday: Closed


Call for Cedar Point & Cape Carteret class times. 252-222-0444