Shihan Tang Receives 6th Dan

It is with great pleasure that The International Budo Institute announces that Shihan Kenneth Tang has successfully completed the requirement for Rokku-Dan, 6th Dan. Shihan Tang passed his examination on Feb 26, 2010 at 8 pm at the Universal Martial Arts & Taekwondo Academy/Korea Moo Duk Kwan Federation Moo Duk Won held at the SB Taekwondo Academy, Cheras, Selangor, Malaysia. The examineers were Grandmaster Leow Cheng Koon, 8th Dan (Kukkiwon and Moo Duk Kwan, Korea), Member of Kukkiwon Reseach Committee; Vice-President, Malaysia Taekwondo Federation; Chief Instructor/President, Malaysia Moo Duk Kwan Academy; Head of Technical Committee, Taekwondo Malaysia Association (the new association formed under the auspices/supervision a Ministerial Directive to re-unite all “warring factions”). Being examined were a host of high ranking Tae-Kwon-do practitioners including:

  • 6th Dan: Kenneth Tang, R. Balachandran, S. Saravanan, Sulaiman Mohd Taib
  • 5th Dan: Chan Chee Kuan, M. Marshal
  • 4th Dan: David Suresh, Tony Chui Wing Yuan

The International Budo Institute is very proud of Shihan Tang’s accomplishment and it stands as a testament to all students to continue their training to advanced standing. We also wish Shihan Tang the very best for his Academy and his future goals.

Shihan Tang may be seen 3rd from left – top row.