Taekwondo | Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu | 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 Jiu-jitsu. 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 Jiu-Jitsu 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 Jiu-Jitsu by teaching fellow soldiers.
What our students say
June 14/ 2019
Summer is approaching and with it comes a new schedule taking effect from July 2nd till Aug 31st.
Some highlights for the new schedule include:
- New Saturday morning classes for all ages and belt ranges. Come in start your weekend off right!
- NEW! Bag workout program. This class will consist of punches, kicks, elbows and knees all within a no contact, fun and safe environment.
- NEW! Olympic competition team sparring class held every Saturday morning. Taught by Squamish Flow Center’s head instructor Carl Fortin.