A Message from Grand Master Smith

Blood makes you related but Loyalty makes you family.

Taekwondo Achievements

1979 received 1st Dan WTF Taekwondo

1980 recieved 2nd Dan WTF Taekwondo

1982 received 3rd Dan WTF Taekwonodo

1984 received 4th Dan WTF Taekwondo

1985 opened Smith Taekwondo Center

1985 - 1991 Hawaii State Champion

1991 International Cup Gold Medalist

1992 United States National Bronze Medalist

1992 United States Olympic Team Trials Qualifier

1999 Vice President, Hawaii State Taekwondo Assoication

2000 received 5th Dan WTF Taekwondo

2000 - 2004 President, Hawaii State Taekwondo Association

2007 received 6th Dan WTF Taekwondo

2017 received 7th Dan WTF Taekwondo


Kickboxing Achievements

1985 - 1987 Lt. Heavy Weight Kickboxing Champion, WKA.

1997 North American Champion, Muay Thai Kickboxing

1997 ISKA Pacific Light Weight Champion

W.K.A. State Champion

P.K.C Super Middle Weight Champion


Handgun, Rifle & Weapons Experience

Current ranking: Expert per DOD Op-Nav 3591

Expert M4 carbine

M9 service pistol

Tactical rifle & handgun: Expert ratings

Automatic weapons: M-16; MP-5, UZI

Edged Weapons & Firearm Disarm & Retention Instructor


Military Employment

Anti-terrorism/force protection Instructor

Visit-Board-Search & Seizure (VBSS) Specialist & Instructor

Maritime Interdiciton Operations (MIO) Specialist & Instructor

Former Site Lead Specialist & Instructor for DET Pearl Harbor

Center for Security Forces