20 of the Best Places to Learn Taekwondo in London

20 of the Best Places to Learn Taekwondo in London

Taekwondo is a martial art form that originated in Korea and is practiced around the world. It offers a variety of physical and mental benefits. From self-defense to losing weight, taekwondo is a martial art for all ages. It can be an individual sport, a partner sport or a group sport.


Check out these clubs below.

1. Focus Tae Kwon-Do

Whether you are considering taking martial arts classes, a self defence course or you simply want to get fit. Focus Tae Kwon-Do has something for you.
Our goal is to help all our students become Black Belt Leaders through focussed, high quality, professional tuition. Our emphasis is on helping families learn and develop together in a safe and friendly environment.

Peckham Pulse Healthy Living Centre,
10 Melon Rd,
SE15 5QN

Tel: +447971 646 935

Class Times: Mostly Evening


2. Taekwondo Academy

Since the first class was taught in 1997, the focus of our program has remained the same: to provide students with the highest quality martial arts instruction available today, in a safe and positive learning environment that people of all ages can enjoy.

2F Prince George Rd,
N16 8BY

Tel: +4420 7241 3377

Class Times: Tuesday (6:30 – 9:00pm), Thursday (6:30 – 9:00pm)


3. Mazuki Taekwon-Do

We at Mazuki are committed to teaching Taekwon-Do to the highest standard. With venues in the South London area we have classes for all ages. Learn practical self-defence whilst increasing your mental and physical well being.

Goodrich Rd,
SE22 0EP

Tel: +4420 8678 9500

Class Times: Tuesday (6:00 – 9:00pm), Thursday (6:00 – 7:30pm)


4. Hadri Taekwondo Academy – Bethnal Green

The Hadri Taekwondo Academy is a friendly club based in London and Essex. We teach the Korean Martial Art of Taekwondo which is known for its spectacular array of fluid and powerful kicks. Our aim is to teach both traditional and sports aspects of Olympic style WTF Taekwondo with practical self-defence skills.

Bethnal Green Academy,
Gosset St,
E2 6NW

Tel: +447946 376 435

Class Times: Saturday (11:30am – 4:00pm)


5. Hanaro Taekwondo Academy

Hanaro Taekwondo Academy is a renowned taekwondo club based in Stockwell, London. We have been established for over 30 years, and with our club only a few seconds walk from Stockwell tube station we offer the ideal learning environment for complete beginners and more experienced students.

1 Studley Rd,

Tel: +447595 339 895

Class Times: Monday (7:30pm – 10:30pm), Thursday (6:00pm – 10:00pm)


6. Bozdag Taekwondo Academy

Bozdag Taekwondo is one of central London’s finest Taekwondo clubs.
Our club can guarantee you quality certified training that will keep you in peek shape as well as teach you necessary skills for self defence.

60 Kingsland Rd,
E2 8DP

Tel: +4420 7033 4660

Class Times: Mostly Evenings


7. Wembley Tae Kwon Do

Classes are always varied and challenging. The core syllabus can be categorized into 3 main elements. These are Fitness, Sparring and Patterns. We encourage students to train for a few months to see the variety of the sessions as focus on certain areas will be adjusted based on upcoming exams, tournaments etc and to not make any hasty judgements on the kind of training the club under takes regularly.

Sudbury Primary School,
Watford Road,
Perrin Rd,
London HA0 3EY

Tel: +447841 536 438

Class Times: Tuesdays & Thursdays Children (6:30-7:30pm), Adults (7:00-8:30pm)


8. North London Tae Kwon Do

North London Taekwondo (NLTKD) has operated in the north of London since the early 1980’s and founded by Mr Williamson-Taylor. The original NLTKD was a founder member of the Taekwondo Association of Great Britian (TAGB) and later a founder member of the Global taekwondo International (GTI). It has produced some of the best martial arts students particularly in the art of sparring in the country.

O-Regen Epicentre,
41 West St,
E11 4LJ

Tel: +447850 567 018

Class Times: Monday (6:30pm – 8:00pm), Tuesday (5:30pm – 7:00pm), Thursday (6:30pm – 8:00pm), Friday (5:30pm – 7:00pm)


9. Karoon Taekwondo Club

Karoon Taekwondo is a welcoming friendly club that provides Taekwondo Dojang for people of all ages with differing levels of ability to train together, have fun and enjoy the martial art of Olympic Style WTF Taekwondo to their own level of achievement. So whether you wish to train to competition level or just for general fitness, this London martial art academy is suitable for you.

Sobell Leisure Centre,
Hornsey Rd,
N7 7NY

Tel: +4420 7700 3680


10. South Bank Taekwondo

Welcome to South bank Taekwondo a London club practicing the Korean Martial Art of Taekwondo, including WTF Olympic and traditional Kukkiwon.

– insured and registered with British Taekwondo.
– full members of Taekwondo Chungdokwan Great Britain (TCGB).
– enhanced Criminal Records Bureau Checked (CRB) instructors.
– Kukkiwon and British Taekwondo approved black belt instructors.
– approved to teach WTF Olympic and traditional Kukkiwon Taekwondo.

St Giles Parish Hall,
161 Benhill Rd,

Tel: +447908 917 097

Class Times: Monday (7:00pm – 8:00pm), Wednesday (7:00pm – 8:00pm)


11. Wapping Tae Kwon-Do Club

The Wapping Tae Kwon-Do Club is situated in East London, close to Tower Bridge, The City and Central London. The club caters to children (of six years old and above) and adults of all ages and levels of fitness. New members are always welcome and you don’t have to be super fit or kitted out to begin, all you need is loose exercise gear and we’ll show you the rest.

Tench St,
London E1W 2QD

Tel: +447795 597 882

Class Times: Monday (7:00pm – 8:00pm), Thursday (7:00pm – 8:00pm)


12. Palcic Taekwondo Kensington

PALCIC TAEKWONDO is a truly dynamic and forwards thinking martial arts chain of schools. Our aim is to provide students and the general public access to the best and most professional martial arts knowledge and training. We believe that great martial arts instructors and schools should have the ability and knowledge to make great martial arts students out of many people, not just the select and talented few.

St Philip’s Church,
Earls Ct Rd,
London W8 4HN

Tel: +447968 056 416


13. Highbury Taekwon-Do

The Highbury Taekwon Do Impact Club teaches ITF-style Taekwon Do and runs classes for students of all martial arts experience and abilities. There is no joining fee!
If you’re already a Taekwon Do practitioner and have recently moved to the area, or are a complete beginner, come along and have a free trial lesson.

Elizabeth House,
2 Hurlock St,
London N5 1ED

Tel: +447921 775 109

Class Times: Thursday (6:30pm – 9:00pm)


14. Hounslow Taekwon-Do School

We are a Taekwon-Do School in Hounslow, west London area. We offer separate classes for adults and children from 3 years old. We follow and promote the teachings of our founding father, Grandmaster General Choi Hong Hi 9th Degree.

114 Hanworth Rd,

Tel: +447553 091 088


15. New Life Taekwondo & Wellness

Dedicated to the highest quality of training and excellence, New Life Taekwondo in London promotes all aspects of Kukkiwon WTF Olympic Taekwondo. We pride ourselves in running one of the best Taekwondo Clubs in North and Central London. We promote the inherent traditional values of the art based on Discipline and Respect. Our training environment is safe, motivating and fun.

The Pirate Castle,
Oval Rd,
United Kingdom NW1 7EA

Tel: +447951 880 880

Class Times: Sunday (10:00am – 12:00 pm), Monday (4:30 – 6:30 pm), Tuesday (8:00 – 9:30pm), Wednesday (4:30 – 8:30pm), Thursday (5:30 – 6:30pm), Friday (6:00 – 8:00pm)


16. Original Taekwondo Club

At Original Taekwondo we firmly believe that every new student that walks through our doors has the potential to gain their black belt. It is only down to the student to believe it too. Learning any martial art is very often a life changing experience. Take some time to think back in your life to a moment no matter how small when you had kicked yourself afterwards wishing you had the confidence to do X,Y or Z.

60-70 Norland Rd,
W11 4TX

Tel: +447957 282 541


17. Manor Park School Of Tae Kwon-Do

We are the premier Tae Kwon-Do club in East London. We practice the traditional ITF style of Tae Kwon-Do which was developed by General Choi Hong Hi. This style covers 4 major disciplines which are, Patterns, Sparring, Self defense and Power testing. Physical conditioning is an essential part of Tae Kwon-do training and this includes advanced stretching of the leg and hip areas.

St Barnabas Church,
Browning Road,
London E12 6PB

Tel: +447910 788 521

Class Times: Tuesday (6:30 – 8:30pm), Friday (6:30 – 8:30pm)


18. Tangun Taekwondo Club

Tan’Gun Taekwondo Academy is now well established throughout Greenwich & Bexley. We have a large membership of of over 500 white belts to black belts aged from 3 to 60, and we welcome everyone of any age.
We have an open door policy and encourage children, men and women, beginners and advanced students of all ages, abilities and backgrounds.

75 Raglan Rd,
SE18 7LB

Tel: +4420 3070 3060


19. United Kingdom Taekwon-Do Dojangs ITF

Classes are open to both men and women and junior classes are available for children age 5 and above. Beginners are welcome to join classes throughout the year and classes are also open during school half term times. Please note that all classes are mixed male and female classes.

Dalkeith Grove,

Tel: +447949 612 706


20. WLS Taekwondo (Hanwell)

We are a traditional martial arts club offering classes in all levels of genuine Taekwondo. Our classes are suitable for all ages and abilities and we offer family and children’s training.

Primary School.
Oaklands Rd,
Hanwell W7 2DP

Tel: +447885 819 469


If you’re a member at a Taekwondo club that’s not listed above, let us know in the comments below and we’ll add it to our next list.


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