Grand Master Sung Soo Lee

Grand Master Sung Soo LeeGrandmaster Sung Soo Lee is the 9th Dan head master of Australia Hapkido Moohakkwan (affiliated with the Korea Hapkido Federation), and is also the 9th Dan head master of Taekwondo Jidokwan in Australia (affiliated with the Worid Taekwondo Federation).

7 Tigers Taekwondo and Hapkido are his representatives in the United States under his direction.


  • Bachelor Degree of Physical Educati0n, Seoul University, 1963.
  • 1st Dan Karate.
  • 2nd Dan Judo, Korea Judo Association, 1983
  • 9th Dan Taekwondo Jidokwon, Korea Taekwondo Associaton HQ. 1993.
  • 9th Dan Taekwondo Kukkiwon, World Taekwondo Federation H.Q. 1993.
  • 9th Dan Hapkido, Korea Hapkido Federation. 1996.

Brief Personal History:

Date and Place of Birth; 30/12/1936, Seoul, Korea.

1953: Joined Taekwondo Jidokwan, Seoul, Korea
1956: Taekwondo Jidokwan 1st Dan
1958-60: U.S.A. 8th Military Army Taekwondo Instructor in Seoul & Osan, Korea
1959: Judo 1st Dan from Korea Judo Association
Guitar Tuition School open
Part time Guitar Performer in Night Club
1961: Joined Hapkido Class in Korean Army
1963: Bachelor Degree of Physical Education in Seoul University
1963-73: Sports Writer in Orient Press

Korea Hapkido Association, Jungmookwan 1st Dan|
Taekwondo Jidokwan Kunil School Open

1968: Taekwondo Jidokwan Instructor Training
1972: Korea Taekwondo Association Instructor Training
Taekwondo Lecturer in Seoul National University
Selected as Singapore National Team Coach by Korea Taekwondo Association for 2 year contract
1973: Participation to 1st World Taekwondo Championships in Seoul as Singapore Team Coach.
Korea Hapkido Association Jungmookwan 5th Dan.
Hapkido Moohakkwan Open in Singapore.
1974: Australia Taekwondo Jidokwan established.
Australia Hapkido Moohakkwan established.
1975: President of NSW State Taekwondo Association.
1976: World Taekwondo Federation 7th Dan.
Participation of Hapkido Soongmookwan Instructor Training in Korea.
1978: Australian Taekwondo Association Vice President.|
Korea Hapkido Association 6th Dan.
1979: Australian Team Leader for World Taekwondo Championship in Taiwan.
1983: Korea Judo Association 2nd Dan.
Korea Hapkido Soongmookwan Instructor Training in Seoul.
Korea Hapkido Association 7th Dan.
1984: World Taekwondo Federation 8th Dan.
1985: President of Australian Taekwondo Council.
1986: Self-defence (Taekwondo) Part time Lecturer in Sydney University, Physical Education.
President of Australian Hapkido Federation.
1988: Korea Hapkido Federation 8th Dan
Australian Team Leader to New Caledonia-Australian Taekwondo Events (Noumea)
1993: President of Australian Taekwondo Union.
International Invitation Taekwondo Championship Australian Team Leader in Cyprus.
Appointed to Head Master of Taekwondo Jidokwan in Australia from Korea H.Q.
Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo H.Q.) Taekwondo 9th Dan
1996: Graded to 9th Dan by the Korea Hapkido Association
2008: Kukkiwon International Advisory Committee appointed
2010: Kukkiwon Examination Committee appointed