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45th UAE National Day Celebration

On December 1st, 2016, Master Al-Nasser and Mr Chan had the pleasure to attend the 45th Anniversary of the United Arab Emirates on behalf of the UAE Consul General in Los Angeles, His Excellency Abdulla Al-Saboosi. The UAE is a federation made up of the following emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah,

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Appointed “Honorary Citizen” of Pattaya, Thailand

On August 13th and 14th, I had the pleasure of attending the 2016 Thailand Prime Minister’s Cup in Pattaya, Thailand at the invitation of Senior Grandmaster Hee Kwan Lee, the founder of Global Hapkido Association. During this time, I was awarded a proclamation as an “Honorary Citizen” of the city of Pattaya by Mayor Itthipol

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2016 Thailand Prime Minister’s Cup

On August 13-14, 2016, members of JYK will attended the 2016 Thailand Prime Minister’s Cup which will be held in Pattaya, Thailand at the invitation of Grandmaster Hee Kwan Lee, the Founder of the Global Hapkido Association. For those that are interested in attending, please contact as soon as possible.

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44th UAE National Day Celebration

On December 2nd, 2015, Master Al-Nasser had the pleasure to attend the 44th Anniversary of the United Arab Emirates on behalf of the UAE Consul General in Los Angeles, His Excellency Abdulla Al-Saboosi. The UAE is a federation made up of the following emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain.

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UPDATED INFO: The 8th Korea Open Hapkido Hankido Martial Art Competition

I just received word from Jaenam Musul Won that the 8th Korea Open Hapkido Hankido Martial Art Competition has been delayed until October due to the MERS outbreak. We’ll provide more information on the exact date when it becomes available. Sorry for the inconvenience!

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The 8th Korea Open Hapkido Hankido Martial Art Competition

Please join us at the 8th Korea Open Hapkido Hankido Martial Art Competition in Incheon, Korea on July 26th. Contact us for further details.

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HH Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Darley Awards

On April 3rd and 4th, 2015, KJN Al-Nasser had the pleasure of attending Her Highness Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak Darley Awards, the 28th annual Darley USA Awards, and His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Zayed Al Nahyan World Festival Gala Dinner, sponsored by the His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al-Nahyan Global Arabian Horse Flat Racing

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43rd UAE National Day Celebration

On December 4th, 2014, KJN Al-Nasser had the honor to attend the 43rd Anniversary of the Unification of the United Arab Emirates on behalf of the UAE Consulate General in Los Angeles. The UAE is a federation of made up of the following emirates: Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujairah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain.

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2014 Leadership Conference

On November 1, 2014, KJN Al-Nasser attended the third annual 2014 Leadership Conference and Law Enforcement Career Day hosted by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Outreach Program in conjunction with The Central Intelligence Agency, Office of Diversity and Outreach at California State University Long Beach.

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Bokator, Traditional Khmer Martial Art

On October 16, 2014, KJN Al-Nasser was introduced to Bokator by Promkrishana Sna, the JYK representative for Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia. Bakator is one of the oldest existing martial systems in the Kingdom of Cambodia that uses not only body combat but also includes the use of weapons and ground techniques.  

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