WORLD TAEKWONDO ACADEMY - WHITE BEAR LAKE

2007 Cty. Rd. E East | St. Paul, MN 55110

The White Bear Lake/Maplewood location is conveniently located on the corn of County Rd. E and White Bear Ave. The DoJang features over 7,000 sq. ft including a study/after school room, 3 training areas, large viewing area, WiFi, a 24 hour full gym, and more! Our location has students from White Bear Lake, Hugo, White Bear Lake, North St. Paul, Vadnais Heights, Maplewood, and Mahtomedi.


Master Amacher

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DOB: March 20th
Place of Birth: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Affiliations: UnderGround Gym
Hobbies: Too many, but no time.

Master Amacher started his training as a child under Grandmaster Byung Yul Lee and Master In Lee. He has over 18yrs. Of experience in Martial Arts. Besides Taekwondo, Master Amacher has trained in many other martial art forms: Muay Thai, Caperiora, Boxing, Jeet Kune Do, and more.

Master Amacher has a high energetic attitude and is an excellent instructor for all ages. Come into the White Bear Lake studio today to see how his classes stand out from the rest and why so many people are training at the World Taekwondo Academy!

Accomplishments:

  • Certified: 4th Dan Black Belt
  • Certified: USA Taekwondo Referee
  • Certified: WTA Instructor
  • Certified: XFT Instructor
  • Certified: CPR and First Responder
  • Certified: Cardio Kickboxing Instructor
  • Certified: Defensive Tactics
  • Certified: ASP Tactical Baton
  • Former multiple State Champion
  • Undefeated in Weapons Form
  • Demo Team Specialist 

Nikki Truong

Assistant Instructor\Leadership Team

I have been training in taekwondo for the past 10 years. I am a second degree black belt and have been on Demo team for the past 5 years and have also been on Leadership team for the past 6 years. I am a Junior in high school where I have earned an Academic letter as well as swam in state and sections for my school. I have also won the Lions Club International Peace Award and am on the A honor roll. For the future, I plan on going to college and continue to teach classes and to move forward with my own training in taekwondo.

Ellie Hackney

Assistant Instructor (In-training)\Leadership Team

I am a Junior in high school and have been training in Taekwondo for the past 5 years where I am now a first degree black belt. I have been in leadership team for 2 years and have started training as an assistant instructor. I have been apart of a Demo team for 3 years and have competed in Poomsae as well. I have been on the A honor roll for all of my high school career and also am involved in track and gymnastics. I am also apart of National Honor Society and Link Crew. I plan on expanding in my knowledge and becoming the best that I can be in all of my sports and academic activities.

Adam Gordon

Assistant Instructor (In-training)/Leadership Team

I have been training in Taekwondo for over 4 years. I have been a part of the leadership team for 1 year and have also started training as an assistant instructor. I have competed on competition team for the past 3 years. I took gold medal at the Taekwondo National Championships in 2014 and 2015 for red belt middle weight division. I graduated Saint Paul College with an associate degree in science/personal training. Along with building my skills as an athlete and instructor, I run a personal training business. I plan on moving forward with my career as an athlete, trainer, and instructor. 

Stewart Campbell

Leadership Team

I have been training in the martial art of Taekwondo for 3 years. I have been working at 3M as a laboratory technician for 3 years. I graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in 2012 with a Bachelors of Science degree in Biology. In the sport of Taekwondo, I was on competition team for 3 years, and have been on leadership team for 1 year. In 2014, I won the gold medal at the National Taekwondo Championships for the red belt, welter weight division. Throughout my high school sports career I have been nominated as team captain for multiple sports including football, basketball and track. I plan on continuing my training in Taekwondo, as well as furthering my career at 3M. 

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