My Tae Kwon Do Journey by Jimmy Loo
It's funny how things work out a certain way. I couldn't say I have had a common beginning to my Tae Kwon Do journey. It seemed like all the planets had lined up properly for me to be a Tae Kwon Do student. If I didn't decide that one particular day to drive over and check out the noon class, and Denny also just happened to be checking out the class the same day; I don't think I would be writing this essay now. How lucky could I have be
My journey started when my friend Christian brought me to a class. I liked it and decided to sign up. I had started half way through the cycle and Christian was two belts ahead of me. I worked really hard and got enough classes in four weeks to test. I passed that testing. I didn’t catch up to him until red belt.
I was thinking of quitting when I had been a brown belt for a long time. I had missed a testing cycle because I was on vacation and I had gotten a no change on t