About Kang Rhee
  • Instructor of Elvis Presley and Bill "Superfoot" Wallace.
  • Founder of World Black Belt Bureau.
  • Graduated (B.A. Business) from Yonsel Univ. Seoul, Korea.
  • Established and served as Captain of Yonsel Univ. Martial Arts Team.
  • Head instructor Korean Military Intelligence Groups Officers.
  • Trained in Kong Soo Do, Chang Mu Kwan, Kwon Bup, Kang Duk Won and Han Kuk Hap Ki Do, 1953-1964.
  • Established PaSaRyu Mu Do Assn. in Memphis, TN 1966.
  • Seventh Dan Kuk Ki Won (HQ TaeKwonDo in Seoul Korea) 1975.
  • Producer of Annual Charity Karate Championship Fund Raiser for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN 1970-1993.
  • State of Tennessee - Governor's Award 1998.
  • City of Memphis Mayor - Certificates of Appreciation for Various Community Services 1982, 1989, and 1999.
  • Member of President's Advisory Council on Democratic and Peaceful Unification of Republic of Korea since 1991.
  • Special Congressional Recognition from US Congressman Ed Bryant 2000.
  • Tennessee Ambassador of Goodwill 2001.

Find out more about Master Rhee and the Kang Rhee institute at www.kangrhee.com.

Elvis Karate at the Kang Rhee Institute, Inc.
8295 Tournament Dr., Suite 150
Memphis, TN 38125 • USA
(901) 757-5000