Full Circle Martial Arts Academy's mission is to provide the best martial arts education and internationally recognized certification possible; individualized to personal ability without prejudice, in order to develop the mind, body and character of our students in the "Total Martial Arts Way". We offer classes in Taekwondo, Hapkido, Kumdo/Kumbup, from ages 2 - 100, and community self-defense classes to the Rapid City and greater Black Hills regions.
Master Naomi Even-Aberle is the Master Instructor/Examiner for Full Circle Martial Arts Academy in Rapid City and Kyle, SD. She is a Kukkiwon certified 4th Dan Master Black Belt in Taekwondo, a Cchung Ryoung Hapkido Federation 4th Dan Master degree Black Belt, and a 1st Gup in Kumdo/Kumpub. She began her martial arts career in 2006 under the direction of 6th Degree Master Instructor Nathan Schutz.
Master Naomi Even-Aberle has traveled to Seoul South Korea in 2009, 2010 and 2012 for specialized training under the direction of Great Grand Master Moo Young Yun. Master Naomi Even-Aberle continues to regularly train and participate within the Greenquist Academy Taekwondo Association, under 6th Dan, Master Nathan Schutz, and within the United States Chang Moo Kwon Taekwondo Union.
Full Circle Martial Arts Academy (FCMAA) has a strong lineage of traditional martial arts and is a satellite gym under Strongheart Martial Arts Academy (SMAA) in Aberdeen, SD. SMAA is under the direction of 6th degree Master Instructor Nathan Schutz, South Dakota Regional Director of the Greenquist Academy Association. We are a proud member of the Greenquist Academy Taekwondo Association under the direction of 8th degree Grand Master Eric Greenquist, Vice President of the United States Chang Moo Kwan Taekwondo Union (USCTU), and President of the Cchung Ryoung Hapkido Federation. Greenquist Academy Taekwondo Association is a member of the USCTU, the third largest martial arts Association in the United States. Its headquarters are in Moorehead, MN, and has over 8,000 members. The USCTU is a member of the World Chang Moo Kwan, one of the 13 original schools of Taekwondo to come together to form a unified Taekwondo in the Kukkiwon. It has its headquarters in Seoul, South Korea.
Master Naomi Even-Aberle has over 10 years martial arts education and instruction, focusing on all ages and skill levels.
Master Naomi believe that everyone should have access to the martial arts, and works diligently to create opportunities for everyone to experience the martial arts.
As a visual artist and a traditional performing artist, Master Naomi is an advocate for local arts and cultural movements.
Full Circle provides customized self-defense workshops, school wide assemblies, martial arts introduction classes, Taekwondo classes for ages 2+, Adult Hapkido and Kumdo classes as well as martial arts fitness classes.
Full Circle likes to get out into our community and help. See out and about at Art Night Downtown, Pride Festival, CHAOS Makers Fair, Make Music Day and much, much more.
In her spare time she loves to go rock climbing with friends, weight lifting with her partner, or snuggle on the couch with her dogs while binge watching The Golden Girls.
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Full Circle Martial Arts Academy conveniently offers two free class trials to all new students. For details visit our website for more details on how to schedule your free classes, and gym prices.