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Chris Rock, IV Degree

Mr. Chris Rock, 4th Degree

Chris Rock joined Taekwon-do in 1995 under the instruction of Mr. Bobby Scott in Cochrane, Alberta.  Over the next few years, Chris moved onto two other instructors, Mr. Brad Kaeding and Mr. Dana Johnson.  Under Mr. Johnson, Chris began earned his 1st degree in February 2002.  After this he began to compete at a high level. In May 2002, Chris competed in the Canadian National Championships and won a gold medal in sparring, earning a place on the Canadian Junior national team.

In 2003, Mr. Johnson turned his Cochrane facility over to the instruction of Mr. Cam Macdonald.  Mr. Rock then successfully tested for his 2nd degree black belt in May 2004.  Durning this time, Mr. Rock began regular teaching with Trinity Taekwon-do and became the first full-time assistant instructor of the club in the fall of 2005.  In 2006, Chris was promoted to 3rd degree black belt.  Shortly after this, Chris began study at the University of British Columbia in Kelowna and began training under Mr. Michael Barker. In August 2008, Chris was promoted to 4th degree black belt at an examination in Calgary, Alberta.

Mr. Rock officially joined  the instructional team st Sundance Taekwon-do in the summer of 2008.