An eclectic martial art with roots in Japanese jiujitsu, hapkido is modern art that balances traditional training with functional skills.
Hapkido teaches how to forge effortless takedowns, skilful joint manipulation, with devastating strikes and kicks into a cohesive system of self defense.
Evoke is an affiliate school of the International Kyung Mu Hapkido Federation; under one of South Korea’s most reputable grandmasters – Kim, Nam Jai.
Our head instructor, master Dayo, is a student of his and also one of the few western graduates of the Korea Hapkido Federation instructors’ course.
Grandmaster Kim oversees the training curriculum and rank system in our Hapkido program, and visits the school periodically for seminars and black belt tests.