Grand Master Tommy Chang
Grand Master Tommy Chang is a Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Federation Certified 7th Dan Black Belt, Taekwondo, and an International Hapkido (IHF) Federation and Global Hapkido Association (GHA) Certified 8th Dan Black Belt, Hapkido.
Grand Master Chang is the President and founder of Black Belt World Canada. He also is the owner of numerous Black Belt World locations in Ontario and throughout Canada, including the location at 833 Bloor Street West in Downtown Toronto, which serves as Black Belt World Canada’s Headquarters.
Previously, Grant Master Chang served as Vice President of Taekwondo Canada (the World Taekwondo Federation in Canada) and the Ontario Taekwondo Association.
In addition to providing instruction and leadership at Black Belt World’s Martial Arts and Taekwondo Schools, Grand Master Chang works extensively in the television and film industries as a stunt coordinator, actor, director, and producer. Further, he is the manager and founder of the ReelStunts Stunt and Fight Action Team, which provides stunt training and related stunt industry services for the television and film industry.
Throughout his career in the Martial Arts, Taekwondo, and Stunt Business industries, Grand Master Chang has enjoyed working as a Stunt and Fight Coordinator on many television and film productions, including being featured in the recent movie “The Interview”, which stars James France and Seth Rogan, as well as hit television programs, like “Defiance”, “Hannibal”, and “Nikita”.
Grand Master Chang’s Previous and Current Accomplishments
- Trained many leading actors for film and television.
- Trained with the Jackie Chan Stunt Team.
- Trained three of my stunt team members to become members of the Jackie Chan Action Team.
- World Taekwondo Federation Kukkiwon Certified 7th Degree Black Belt
- Certified 8th Degree Black Belt through International Hapkido Federation and Global Hapkido Association
- Head Of Team for Team Canada World Championship 2011 in Korea
- Head Of Team CANADA Peru Olympic Qualifier
- Head Of Team for Team Canada at Pam Am Championship 2010 in Monterrey, Mexico
- Head of Team for Ontario 2009 and 2010
- Former Vice President Sport, Taekwondo Canada
- Trained in ITF/WTF TKD, Moo Duk Kwan, Judo and Hap Ki-Do
- Vice President Global Hapkido Association
- Past First Vice President Ontario Taekwondo Association
- ICG, International and Regional Board of Directors
- Secretary General of the Federation Of Korean Canadian Association
- Awarded Coach of The Year, 1999 Canadian Junior Nationals
- Team Canada Manager, 1998 World Junior Championships
- Cover Page of Tae Kwon Do Times Year 2000 Issue
- Cover Page of Martial Arts World December 2001 Issue
- Member, World Tae Kwon Do Foundation Committee
- 1999 Second Korea Open Team Manager
- Past Vice-Chairman of World Tae Kwon Do Association Of Canada Tournament Committee
- Pan-American Tae Kwon Do Union Tournament Vice-Chairman, 2004 – 2006
- Pan-American Tae Kwon Do Union Financial Committee Chairman, 2004 -2006
- Ontario Taekwondo Association Tournament Chairman 2007-2008
- Canadian National Referee First Class
To learn more about Black Belt World, ReelStunts, and the Martial Arts and Taekwondo School’s programs, phone 413-533-1212 today.