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12 09, 2014

Our news story in The Banner

Not just for kicks: Relocated taekwondo school teaching more than martial art
interviewed by John Osborne  (click here to read the full article)
The more things change, the more they stay the same.

Last month, Taekwondo United moved to a new location in the Alico Commons shopping center off U.S. 41 in San Carlos Park, but the lessons taught by Master Geoffrey Rackebrandt continue to employ a laser focus on the six tenets of the ancient form of martial arts: Courtesy, integrity, self-control, indomitable spirit, humility and perseverance.

“We use a positive-behavior system to reward our students when they make the right choices throughout the day,” explained Rackebrandt, 32, a fifth-degree black belt who began studying taekwondo at the age of 5. […]