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Grand Master Kiho Jeong


Jeong's Taekwondo Academy. Martial Arts in Overland Park
Grand Master Kiho Jeong is one of the few extremely talented martial art practitioners in the world. He started Taekwondo when he was 14 years old and received his bachelor’s degree in Taekwondo Education from Yong-In University in South Korea.  He went through many experiences as an athlete and as a coach for over 36 years. He is Kukkiwon certified 7th-degree black belt and has total 22-degree black belt in various types of Martial Arts. 

He has competed and been awarded numerous national and international awards. Few of his numerous awards are US Open Taekwondo Championship 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2019 sponsored by Kukkiwon headquarter, silver and bronze medal in 1992 President Cup Taekwondo Competition-Silver, 1993 Korea National Athletic Competition-Gold, Fist Breaking-Gold, Poomsae-Gold, High Jump Kick-Silver in 2005, 2006, 2008 World Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship.

He is also widely known for his passion for teaching accurate Taekwondo techniques to his students with his experiences. His students in Korea have won many national and international tournaments. Grand Master Jeong immigrated to Kansas in 2007 and is now spreading Taekwondo culture in North Kansas City and Overland Park Kansas with his knowledge, experience, and passion.

Master Jaeho Jeong

"Taekwondo is my life"

"Taekwondo is my life, basically." Ever since he was four years old, Master Jaeho Jeong started Taekwondo under the instructions of his father, Grand Master Kiho Jeong. Ever since, he went through many experiences as an athlete and a coach for 20 years. His interest in Taekwondo education led him to competitive Taekwondo in South Korea where he received many awards and recognitions as an athlete. At the age of 13, his family immigrated to the United States of America and he continued his passion of Taekwondo by teaching under Grand Master Jeong’s instructions. He is currently a Kukkiwon certified 5th degree black belt with outstanding performances in various national and international tournaments such as Junior Olympics (1st place and 2nd place) and 2008 World Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship sponsored by Kukkiwon headquarter (1st place in form division) to name the few. His diverse experience as both an athlete and a coach allows more intimate relationship with the students and accurate instructions.

OUR Facility

The physical area used for training is always at the heart of a martial arts school and Jeong's Taekwondo Martial Arts is no exception.

The Jeong's Taekwondo Martial Arts training facilities are clean, bright and designed with the safety and best possible training practices of our students in mind. In addition to the training space, we provide all of training equipment necessary to maximize your potential as a student. 

In addition to the regularly scheduled classes, the school facility is also home to belt testing and belt ceremony sessions, special demonstrations and other events planned throughout the year. Because the facilities are at the center of everything we do at Jeong's Taekwondo Martial Arts, our students learn to treat the school with the same respect as they do their uniforms, equipment and fellow students.

OUR Goal

Taekwondo is a Korean traditional martial arts that teaches more than just physical fighting skills. Taekwondo teaches how to show respect towards others, help build self-control, self confidence, and much more. It shows how to enhance your spirits and life through martial arts training. Today, Taekwondo has become one of the most popular martial arts in the world and is one of the official games in the Olympics.  

Our goal in Jeong's Taekwondo Martial Arts is to provide the best martial art education to anyone interested in Taekwondo or simply to any Martial Arts and to spread Taekwondo Culture in our area. Unlike other Taekwondo studios, we focus not just on physical strengths, but on mental training, too.

our Taekwondo self control, and respect for others. Respect for their instructors and their family will be taught everyday
For children's classes, we focus on physical fitness, self-confidence training, leadership,

For teens and adults, we focus on more of a mental and physical training  Physical strength, endurance, self-defense and flexibility will be developed in a fun but more challenging atmosphere for older youths and adults.
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