Master Yong Ra Kim

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Master Yong Ra Kim is the Chief Instructor of Ahn’s Taekwondo in Raritan New Jersey.

He has been with Ahn’s Taekwondo since 2005, developing a incredible learning atmosphere here in Raritan.

He excels in teaching both Poomsae and Breaking, helping his students achieve the goals they set for themselves.

With his unique personality he is able to keep students interested in their training while still being able to push their limits. 

As well as being an expert in his field, Master Kim has the patience and ability to work well with children.

His character demonstrates a good example and while teaching Taekwondo he never forgets to teach them discipline, respect, confidence, and focus.



  • Head Master, Ahn’s Taekwondo, Raritan, New Jersey

  • Certified 3rd Class International Referee, Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Headquarter) HMD

  • Certified 3rd Class International Master instructor, Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Headquarter)

  • Certified 3rd Class Poom/ Dan Promotion Test Examiner, Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo Headquarter) 

  • Kukkiwon Certified 6th Degree Black Belt

  • Certified Third Class Taekwondo Judge Qualifying Course of the World Taekwondo Academy
  • Traditional Wrestling Championship (1994-1996)
  • Active Member of the Korean Taekwondo Association USA, Taehokwan Taekwondo USA & Korea and the Korean Masters Association USA
  • 30+ years in Martial Arts Experience