Master Heath 2017-09-07T14:21:27+00:00

Senior Master George Heath

Grand Master Instructor Heath a native of Chester County is a well known highly dynamic Korean Martial Arts demonstrator and Master Instructor. He is  the Owner and Founder of Dragon Martial Arts-Yong Moo Do Kwan School since 1987. Grand Master Heath has been studying the Korean Martial Arts since 1973 and brings together over 40 years of traditional and modern principals of the Korean Martial Arts: Tae Kwon Do, Hapkido, Korea Karate, Self Defense, Weapons and various other martial arts experiences, in order to offer everyone the very best Martial Arts and fitness training in Pennsylvania and Delaware. His training has covered a broad spectrum of various martial arts disciplines. Grand Master Heath currently is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do, 4th Degree Black Belt in Hapkido and a 1st Degree Black Belt in American Jujitsu, in addition to training in Sin Moo Hapkido, Haidong Kum Do (Korean Sword), Kick Boxing and various Weapons. The Martial Arts are so ingrained into his life, he can not imagine his life without them. He has dedicated his life each day to put into practice the teachings and philosophies of his Korean Grand Masters. More and most importantly, he could not even imagine his life without the gift of bringing and sharing the Korean Martial Arts and Fitness to everyone. He is committed to helping every member of his Martial Arts & Fitness School; gain the maximum Physical and Mental Health benefits possible from their training. This drive is translated into the positive reality of a strong “Mind-Body-Spirit” relationship for both adults and children. That is why he begins every morning with so much energy and enthusiasm, as he continues to work and practice, to make his Dragon Martial Arts-Yong Moo Do Kwan School an amazing experience for every­one who walks through his doors. Grand Master Heath is also involved in many Local Community Services, Fund Raisers, Sponsorships, and teaching Self Defense Seminars to Local Schools, Churches, YMCA, Businesses, and also works with children who may require special needs. His goal is to share the teaching and philosophies of the Korean Martial Arts and Fitness to everyone and in re­turn have those individuals share the same philosophies.  “Then My Endeavor In Life Has Just Begun”

Grand Master Heath’s dedication and instruction in his Korean Martial Arts has brought him many honors and awards.

A few of his accomplishments include:

  • 1986 Pennsylvania Tae Kwon Do Grand Champion
  • 1987, 1992, 1993 Pennsylvania State Tae Kwon Do Champion
  • 1992 Bronze Medal National Tae Kwon Do Championships
  • 1993 Pennsylvania Forms & Fighting State Tae Kwon Do Championships
  • 1995 Letter Of Appreciation Kukkiwon Tae Kwon Do Headquarters
    Presented by: Dr. Un Yong Kim
  • Letter Of Appreciation Kukkiwon Hodori (Tiger) Tae Kwon Do Demonstration Team
    Presented by: President Dong Kyon Kim
  • 2009 Letter Of Appreciation Kukkiwon Tae Kwon Do Headquarters
    Presented by: President Kukkiwon Woon Kyu Uhm
  • 2015 Legends Of The Martial Arts Hall Of Fame
  • 2016 Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall Of Honors Award
  • 2016 Philadelphia Historic Martial Arts Society Hall Of Fame
  • 2016 Legends Of The Martial Arts Hall Of Fame Grand Hapkido Master
  • Trained and produced many State & National Tae Kwon Do champions
  • Produced and graduated many children and adult Black Belts and Masters in the Tri-State Area