Kicks students attend
ITU training in Fulton, NY.
Left to right: Master
Tom Merritt, Master Lucy Hansen, Sabum Nim Kamienski,
Cristin, Chris, Lorraine,
Everyone who trained
Sabum Kamienski practices
a take down technique with Master Hansen.
Sabum Nim and Mark Hansen,
with Taek, one of the
Sabum Nim with Gizmo
Gizmo has since passed
away. She will be missed.
Sabum Nim practices
a knife defense at an ITU national conference.
Sabum Nim with Cynthia
Ms. Rothrock taught
a stretching class
and a self-defense class.
It's a bird, it's a
plane, no wait...
it's Sabum Nim taking
a yoga style stretching class with Cynthia Rothrock.
Cynthia poses with Sabum
Kicks wasa honored to have Master Tom Merritt and Master
Lucy Hanson at our April 20th, 2004 rank testing. Along with overseeing the
test, Master Merritt taught two seminars on Tae Kwon Do form and technique.
As the first male instructor to ever be invited to Kicks,
Master Merritt said, "I am very honored to be here. It means a great
deal to me to be the first male to teach at Kicks." Master Merritt
went on to comment that, In his more than 20 years of martial arts training,
"Kicks students are some of the finest Tae Kwon Do students I've ever seen."