TigerDen Martial Arts
This martial arts dojo has been teaching Tae Kwon Do for 14 years, though it will soon be relocating to 9415 Lorton Market Street in Lorton, VA. This particular location is the original TigerDen, but the franchise has a total of nine locations throughout Virginia and Maryland. The school accepts students as young as three and also offers adult classes, with a number of belt and age group classifications. The interior is very spacious, making manuverability very easy. "In martial arts, fluidity of movement is very important. Our new location as well as the other nine dojos are also very open," noted director J Kim.
- Hours: Mon-Fri, 6am-8:30pm; Saturday, 8:30am-1pm; Sunday, closed
- Handicap Accessible: Yes
- Founding Date: 1996
- What makes this community special?: J Kim notes that "the area is very friendly and eager to learn, which makes our job much easier."
- Payments accepted: Cash, Debit Card, MasterCard, Personal Check, Visa
- Parking: Free lot
- Number of classes/week: 55
- Average class size: 15
- Number of instructors: 2
- Type: Tae Kwon Do
- Uses ranking system: Yes
- Participates in competitions: Yes
- What is the school's training philosophy?: "Free body and mind and do your best to serve the community and country."