Grand Master Sung Soo Lee is the 9th Dan head master of Australia Hapkido Moohakkwan (affiliated with the Korea Hapkido Federation), and is also the 9th Dan head master of Taekwondo Jidokwan in Australia (affiliated with the World Taekwondo Federation).

7 Tigers Taekwondo and Hapkido are his representatives in the United States under his direction.


  • Bachelor Degree of Physical Educati0n, Seoul University, 1963.
  • 1st Dan Karate.
  • 2nd Dan Judo, Korea Judo Association, 1983
  • 9th Dan Taekwondo Jidokwon, Korea Taekwondo Association HQ. 1993.
  • 9th Dan Taekwondo Kukkiwon, World Taekwondo Federation H.Q. 1993.
  • 9th Dan Hapkido, Korea Hapkido Federation. 1996.

    Brief Personal History:

    Date and Place of Birth; 30/12/1936, Seoul, Korea.

    1953: Joined Taekwondo Jidokwan, Seoul, Korea

    1956: Taekwondo Jidokwan 1st Dan

    1958-60: U.S.A. 8th Military Army Taekwondo Instructor in Seoul & Osan, Korea

    1959: Judo 1st Dan from Korea Judo Association Guitar Tuition School open Part time Guitar Performer in Night Club

    1961: Joined Hapkido Class in Korean Army

    1963: Bachelor Degree of Physical Education in Seoul University

    1963-73: Sports Writer in Orient Press

    1965: Korea Hapkido Association, Jungmookwan 1st Dan| Taekwondo Jidokwan Kunil School Open

    1968: Taekwondo Jidokwan Instructor Training

    1972: Korea Taekwondo Association Instructor Training Taekwondo Lecturer in Seoul National University Selected as Singapore National Team Coach by Korea Taekwondo Association for 2 year contract

    1973: Participation to 1st World Taekwondo Championships in Seoul as Singapore Team Coach. Korea Hapkido Association Jungmookwan 5th Dan. Hapkido Moohakkwan Open in Singapore.

    1974: Australia Taekwondo Jidokwan established. Australia Hapkido Moohakkwan established.

    1975: President of NSW State Taekwondo Association.

    1976: World Taekwondo Federation 7th Dan. Participation of Hapkido Soongmookwan Instructor Training in Korea.

    1978: Australian Taekwondo Association Vice President.| Korea Hapkido Association 6th Dan.

    1979: Australian Team Leader for World Taekwondo Championship in Taiwan.

    1983: Korea Judo Association 2nd Dan. Korea Hapkido Soongmookwan Instructor Training in Seoul. Korea Hapkido Association 7th Dan.

    1984: World Taekwondo Federation 8th Dan.

    1985: President of Australian Taekwondo Council.

    1986: Self-defence (Taekwondo) Part time Lecturer in Sydney University, Physical Education. President of Australian Hapkido Federation.

    1988: Korea Hapkido Federation 8th Dan Australian Team Leader to New Caledonia-Australian Taekwondo Events (Noumea)

    1993: President of Australian Taekwondo Union. International Invitation Taekwondo Championship Australian Team Leader in Cyprus. Appointed to Head Master of Taekwondo Jidokwan in Australia from Korea H.Q. Kukkiwon (World Taekwondo H.Q.) Taekwondo 9th Dan

    1996: Graded to 9th Dan by the Korea Hapkido Association

    2008: Kukkiwon International Advisory Committee appointed

    2010: Kukkiwon Examination Committee appointed