Founded in 1988 by Chief Grand Master Jay K. Shin, the Association has taught over 70,000 worldwide. Both the Gresham and Sandy location schools are run directly under Chief Grand Master Shin who holds a 9th degree black belt in Taekwondo and has more than 50 years of experience. You are guaranteed the Association's tradition of the best Taekwondo instruction, as Chief Grand Master Shin personally selects and recruits instructors from all over the world in order to provide the highest-quality instruction from our students.
Personalized Programs. Whether your focus is physical fitness, discipline, self control, or safety and self-defense, our schools offer a number of programs that will fit your developmental needs as well as your busy schedule. Whatever your need, U.S. West Coast Taekwondo has a personalized program for you and our instructors are eager to help you reach your goals!