Hapkido is a dynamic and eclectic Korean martial art. It is a form of self-defense that employs joint locks, techniques of other martial arts, as well as kicks, punches, and other striking attacks. Weaponary is also taught and practiced.

Our Founder
Grandmaster Chu S. Ma is a nationally recognized grandmaster in HapKiDo, and has taught in the tri cities area for decades, creating a form of martial art that draws from many discipines to create a unique, well balanced system of self defense that is suited to adults and children.

Private Lessons Available!

Call (847) 239-3789 for more information and to schedule an appointment.



50% off tuition introductory special.

Attend one month of classes for half-price. Just visit our school and sign up. It's that easy.

We have the largest, newest and most comprehensive martial arts program in the area. Our school or 'Dojang' is also the largest facility in the tri cities area, utilizing two practice areas, two separate mats, kickboxing area, excersice area, Mens and Ladies changing rooms with private lockers, weapons training, cardio kickboxing, Yoga is coming, as well as Tai Chi.

If you are seeking a Master to study with, and want the best facility in the area, with the most comprehensive and innovative program - then you just found it.

Drop by the school anytime during business hours to see for yourself.


Cardio Kickboxing is here!

Every Tuesday night from 6:30-7:30 pm

It's a calorie burning, stress relieving, energizing, waist slimming, strength developing, fund and exciting TOTAL BODY WORKOUT!

Summer is right around the corner, come on in and get into shape. Classes are in progress. Cost is only $12 per class or $10 with a 10 punch card.

Drop by the school, or call 630 -377-3400 for more information.