Our Philosophy

Here at Taekwonkids teaching quality, authentic martial arts is our passion. With our highly qualified and certified masters and instructors, you can rest assured that you will be receiving the best instruction we can deliver. Classes are structured for growth and success and we strive to bring out the highest potential in every student, not just physically, but mentally and emotionally as well.

Our Story

Taekwonkids started out with two brothers and dream; Master Scott Sonu (선우 혁) and Master Chin Sonu (선우 진) began their legacy providing one of the most successful Taekwondo programs in Silicon Valley, Northern California, and now that same program is here in the Valley, Arizona to serve our community!


Meet the Team

Our staff is comprised of an incredible team of Masters & Instructors, all official black belts under Kukkiwon (International Taekwondo Headquarter) with years of instruction and competition experience. We take pride in improving the lives of our local community!

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Scott Sonu 선우 혁 관장

Owner & Grandmaster

Born in Seoul, Korea and started Taekwondo since 1973, Ji Do Kwan, Ichondong Seoul.

6th Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo Kukkiwon # 06090959,

Trained Boxing, Judo and Aikido

Currently train in Mixed Martial Arts

Certified Taekwondo Judge Kukkiwon # 3020068,

Certified Taekwondo Master Kukkiwon # 3647066,

Certified Poomsae & Sparring Referee

Member of World Taekwondo

Member of Aikikai

Member of Kotokan

Member of USA Taekwondo  

 by Kukkiwon & USAT


Cage Best



3rd Degree Black Belt by Kukkiwon

Sparring & Demonstration Instructor 


William Nguyen



3rd Degree Black Belt by Kukkiwon 

Poomsae National Gold Medalist


Wesclay Sardinha

 BJJ Instructor

Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt by IBJJF

Instructor from Megaton BJJ Academy AZ


What are you waiting for?

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