Are you looking for fitness, fellowship and fun
for your entire family? An activity in which your family participates together in a supportive Christian atmosphere with other families?
Would you like to improve your fitness, strength, and endurance?
How about improving your concentration, focus, and discipline?
Our family-oriented Taekwondo ministry is designed to meet these expectations for students of all ages and skill levels. We offer two programs to facilitate instruction for different age levels:
Mighty Kids, our premiere taekwondo skills children's program, is available for students age 4 to 7 years old, who have a parent enrolled and participating in classes.
Our Traditional Taekwondo program is available for ages 8 to adult and students who have been promoted from the Mighty Kids program.
Open Door TaeKwonDo is a family program designed for parents and children. Please read this note regarding children ages 8-11.
Our next BEGINNER CLASS is January 12 & 16. Students should attend BOTH classes. Please arrive at 5:45PM if you have not mailed in your registration with payment. If you have mailed in registration and payment, class begins at 6:00PM.
Childcare is available for families with both parents enrolled and participating.
In order to apply for beginner classes we request that you complete
one enrollment form per family.
Click here to download a registration form.
Completed forms should be returned to:
Open Door Baptist Church,
Attn: TKD Beginner Class
9801 Durant Road,
Raleigh, NC 27614
The following is information and expectations for students participating in Open Door Taekwondo.
In addition, students must:
- Be teachable and willing to adhere to all school rules and regulations.
- Be respectful at all times.
- Attend a minimum of 2 classes per week (year-round).
- After achieving the rank of 8th gup, consistent attendance of 7pm Tuesday sparring class is required.
- Consistently practice skills at home.
Open Door Taekwondo is a ministry of Open Door Baptist Church. We operate on a cost-recovery basis. Our instructors volunteer their time to the glory of Jesus Christ.
Tuition & Fees
First tuition payment is due at registration/enrollment. Checks should be made payable to Open Door TKD.
Prior to testing for 8 th Gup (yellow belt), students are required to join the Victory Taekwondo Chung Do Kwon Association. This is our national organization that provides our credentials. The annual cost is $35 per person per year or $85 for a family membership of 3 or more. Print APPLICATION here.
EACH student should complete an application. All applications from a family unit should be paper clipped together along with a check made payable to OPEN DOOR TKD (please write VTCDKA in the memo line). VTCDKA membership is required in order to be eligible for testing. Membership is renewed annually in January (dues are collected in November and December).
What Our Students Are Saying...
"As a dad, it has been special to exercise and learn Tae Kwon Do with my family. The environment is Christ-centered, and the desire for excellence is abundantly evident in the teaching." --Macon
"In addition to the incredible family friendships, my kids have learned discipline, focus, acting, FLEXIBILITY, fitness, and how to survive outside your comfort zone!" --Laurie
"The experiences at Open Door Tae Kwon Do have improved my spiritual, physical and mental growth, which has led to more meaningful friendships. This school has shown me a better understanding of the love that Jesus has for us. This ministry is blessed with wonderful gifted members." --
"In November of 2010 I was diagnosed with cancer. Open Door TKD was so supportive of me it was incredible. Prayers, flowers, meals and frequent calls and emails from TKD members were always pouring in. God truly blessed us and all is OK now but without Open Door TKD it would of been much harder." --Erica
"We started TKD as a home school family Physical Education...little did I know it would evolve into the blessing that it did. We have formed life-long friendships and made connections with families and friends across the country through missions for Christ." --Mike
"Open Door TKD provides our family time to spend together while fellowshipping with other families, exercising, setting goals, and growing in Christ." --Marsha