Taekwondo | Brazilian JiuJitsu | Fitness Kickboxing | Yoga
Teens | Adults
Teens | Adults
who we are
The Squamish Martial Arts Fitness and Yoga Centre is the premier facility in Squamish for Martial Arts training and Yoga. For over 20 years now, we have been dedicated to bringing fitness and wellness to the whole family. Our programs are designed for people of all ages and levels.
our students in action
Master Scot Strachan
6th Dan World Taekwondo Federation Black Belt Master
Master Strachan went to Korea to train at Yuedo College under the guidance of Master Sun S. Choi. In 1989, he started teaching under the guidance of Master Choi. In 1994, with his master’s wishes and blessings, Master Stratchen opened his first school.
Master Strachan also has a passion for practicing and teaching Brazilian Jiujitsu. He studied under the direction of Master Marcus Soares in 1994. He now has more than 20 years experience and currently holds a brown belt.
Master Michelle Park
5th Dan World Taekwondo Federation Black Belt Master
Master Park was first exposed to Taekwondo while attending elementary school in Korea.
As an adult, she continued to train in Taekwondo and began studying Brazilian Jiujitsu under Master Marcus Soares in 1994.
In 1996, Master Park began studying Yoga and became a certified Yoga Teacher in Hatha Yoga through Prana Zen Center, under the guidance of renowned yoga Guru Shakti Mih. Master Park has completed three Teacher’s Training courses:
Hatha Yoga, Power/Viniyasa Yoga, and Restorative Yoga.
Mr. Taehoon Son
3th Dan World Taekwondo Federation Black Belt
Mr. Son moved to Canada when he was 12 years old and became a student of Master Strachan and Master Park. Under their guidance, he earned his Black Belt when he was 17 and assisted teaching the younger belts for many years.
As a young man, he returned to Korea and served in the Army for 2 years. Even there, he pursued his love for Taekwondo and Brazilian Jiujitsu by teaching fellow soldiers.
What our students say
August 4, 2018
We’re looking forward to the new school year and to seeing all our returning students as well as all the fresh new faces that a new school year brings in. We hope everyone’s been enjoying their summer 🙂
Here’s our latest news:
- Our new schedule begins on September 4th. Please check the new start times for the program you are in.
- All kids in the Taekwondo program now have complimentary enrolment in the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu program included. Come check it out!
- Cancellations are allowed with one month notice – no penalty fee.
- We use a monthly automatic renewal system for payments.