About

Sabum Kenneth Kuah ( 정 걸SIN-6-1

  • President of Unified International Taekwon-Do Federation Singapore

  • 6th Degree Black Belt in Taekwon-Do 2019, Unified International Taekwon-Do Federation

  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in Hapkido 2003, The World Hapkido Federation

  • Certify International Taekwon-Do Instructor 2006, International Taekwon-Do Federation

  • Certify International Hapkido Instructor 2004, The World Hapkido Federation

  • Certify Martial Art Instructor, Martial Art Control Unit (S’pore) 2003

  • Affiliated to Unified International Taekwon-Do Federation (USA)

  • Started practicing Hapkido 1991

  • Started practicing Taekwon-Do 1989

Martial Art Diplomas/Certificates

  • Certificate of Australia, Townsvile Taekwon-Do Seminar August 2019, by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung

  • Certificate of Singapore Taekwon-Do Seminar August 2019, by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung

  • Certificate of Singapore Taekwon-Do Seminar June 2008, by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung

  • Certificate of 16th International Taekwon-Do Instructor Training Course March 2006, by Grandmaster Choi Jung Hwa

  • Diploma of Hapkido Special Seminar (S’pore) March 2005, The World Hapkido Federation (USA) by Grandmaster Kwan Sik Myung

  • Certificate of International Hapkido Instructor December 2004, The World Hapkido Federation (USA)

  • Certificate of ITF Taekwon-Do Umpiring Course ‘Class C’ July 2004, Island Taekwon-Do Centre

  • Diploma of Hapkido Special Seminar January 1995, The World Hapkido Federation (USA) by Grandmaster Kwan Sik Myung

  • Certificate of Jeet Kune Do Seminar December 1996, ‘The Art of Bruce Lee’ (S’pore) by Mr. Ted Wong

  • Diploma of Hapkido Special Seminar November 1993, The World Hapkido Federation (S’pore) by Grandmaster Kwan Sik Myung

Taekwon-Do Achievement

  • Attended Singapore Taekwon-Do Seminar conducted by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung August 2019, Unified-ITF Singapore

  • Attended Singapore Seminar conducted by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung June 2016, Unified-ITF Singapore

  • Attended Australia, NSW Woy Woy Taekwon-Do Seminar conducted by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung May 2016, Unified-ITF Australia

  • Team Coach London Unified Taekwon-Do World Championship August 2013

  • Attended UK, London Taekwon-Do Seminar conducted by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung July 2013

  • Attended Australia, Brisbane Sunshine Coast Taekwon-Do Seminar conducted by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung March 2013, Authentic Taekwon-Do Australia

  • Conducted Taekwon-Do Seminar, Testing & Promotion in India November 2010, Federation of India Sports Taekwon-Do

  • Chairman of the Organising Committee Island Taekwon-Do Annual Championship November 2006, Island Taekwon-Do Centre

  • Team Coach Australia ITF Junior World Taekwon-Do Championship September 2006, Island Taekwon-Do Centre

  • Team Coach Malaysia ITF Taekwon-Do Championship December 2005, Island Taekwon-Do Centre

  • Chairman of the Organising Committee Hapkido Seminar March 2005, Sambup Hapkido Association Singapore

  • Silver Medal in Fist Destruction July 1998, 37th S’pore Taekwon-Do Gymnasium Championship

  • Silver Medal in Leg Destruction June 1997, 36th S’pore Taekwon-Do Gymnasium Championship

  • Gold Medal in Team Pattern April 1996, 35th S’pore Taekwon-Do Gymnasium Championship

  • Silver Medal in Leg Destruction April 1996, 35th S’pore Taekwon-Do Gymnasium Championship

  • Participation for pattern March 1996, Traditional Taekwon-Do Academy Tournament

Personal Qualification

  • National Day Award Commendation Medal (Military) 2021 

  • LTC (NS) July 2019, Singapore Armed Forces

  • Battalion Commander (NS) 2018, Singapore Armed Forces

  • Major (NS) July 2016, Singapore Armed Forces

  • 16th (NS) GSK Command Staff College 2015, SAFTI Military Institue

  • 58th (NS) Battalion Tactics Course 2011, SAFTI Military Institute

  • Captain (NS) July 2010, Singapore Armed Forces

  • 53rd (NS) Advance Infantry Officers' Course 2008, SAFTI Military Institute

  • Certificate of Service January 2002, Singapore Armed Forces

  • Lieutenant (NS) October 2001, Singapore Armed Forces

  • Instructors’ Preparatory Course October 2000, Singapore Armed Forces

  • 2nd Lieutenant (NS) October 2000, Singapore Armed Forces

  • Jungle Confidence Course July 2000, Singapore Armed Forces

  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme (NCAP) Level 2 Theory Course 2006, Singapore Sports Council

  • National Coaching Accreditation Programme (NCAP) Level 1 Theory Course 2004, Singapore Sports Council

  • National Physical Fitness Testers’ Course December 1998, S’pore Sport Council