ITF – 5th. Dan
WT – 3rd. Dan
2019 US Open Champion Continuous Sparring. (USA)
2018 – ITF World Cup Bronze Medalist (Australia)
2018 – Triple ISKA World Champion (Jamaica)
2017 – WAKO World Championship. Bronze Medalist (Budapest, Hungary)
2016 – African Cup Champion. (Ethiopia)
2016 – ITF Panam Gold Medalist. (Buenos Ares, Argentina)
2015 – ISKA Continuous Sparring World Champion. (Orlando, Florida.USA)
2015 – ITF World Championship. Bronze Medalist. (Jesolo. Italy)
2014 – ITF World Cup. Gold Medal Team. (Montego Bay, Jamaica)
2013 – ISKA World Championship. Gold Medalist. (Cyprus)
2012 – ITF World Cup. Silver Medalist. (Brighton, England)
2012 – Pan Am Gold Medalist. (Quebec, Canada)
2008 – ITF Pan Am Championship. (Florianopolis, Brazil.
Ms. Merissa Pico started training at Team USA TKD Fitness when she was 3 years old. She is currently a Lawyer in Manhattan, New York.
WT – 5th Dan
ITF- 4th. Dan
2nd Alternate, 2012 Olympics
4 Times USA Jr. National Team Member (WT)
2 Times USA National Team Member (ITF)
Mr. Marc-Dimitri Akda started training at Team USA TKD Fitness when he was four years old. He is one of the most decorated Jr Athlete on the USA National Team. Youngest athlete to medal in the 2011 World championships.
2014 World Cup Champion Gold Medalist (Sparring)
2013 Wold Championship Silver Medalist (2nd Dan Patterns)
2013 World Championships Bronze Medalist (Sparring)
2013 World Championships Bronze Medalist (Team Breaking)
2011 World Championship Bronze Medalist (Sparring)
Mr. Amani Bernard started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness when he was three years old. He is currently a student at Montclair University.
ITF- 4th. Dan
WT- 4th. Dan
2019 ESPN Night Of Champions (Umpire)
Mr. Scott Lanin have been training in numerous martial arts for over 35 years. He started training in Kickboxing & Taekwon-Do at Team USA Taekwondo Finess in 2001.
ITF – 4th. Dan
2019 – Instructor (Team USA TKD Fitness)
Scott Lanin, Esq. Lanin Law P.C (505 Eight Ave. NY, NY 10018)
212 764-7250 x 201
Dr. James Jacobs started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in 1997, in Taekwondo and Kickboxing. He is a world renowned specialists in Periodontics and Implantology. He specializes in conservative and surgical treatment of gum disease including cosmetic procedures to aesthetically enhance your smile, as well as dental implants.
ITF – 3rd Dan
30 Central Park South • New York, New York 10019
Mr. Kenneth Edwards, 2012 OLYMPIAN started training at Team USA TKD Fitness in 2007. He is trained in Karate, ITF TKD, WTF TKD, Boxing, Kickboxing, Krav Maga and MMA.
WT- 4th Dan
ITF- 3rd. Dan
KARATE – 3rd Degree
Instructor – (Team USA TKD Fitness)
2018 World Champion (Kickboxing)
2016 World Champion (Kickboxing)
2014 World Cup Champion (ITF)
2012 Olympian – London, England (WT)
Mr. Richard Nelson tested for his 3rd Degree black belt at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in 2019. He started his Taekwon-Do journey in the island of Jamaica. with his original instructor Master Peter Lue.
ITF – 3rd, Dan
Mr. Andrew Tupitsyn started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in 2002. He trains in Taekwondo & Kickboxing
Mr. Tupitsyn is a Entrepreneur.
ITF – 3rd Dan
2019 – Assistant Instructor (Team USA TKD Fitness)
Mr. George Kayumov started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in 2001. He was two times ITF USA National Team Member. He trains in Taekwondo & Kickboxing. Mr. Kayumov is also a very accomplish Boxer.
He works in Information Technology, Database Engineering
ITF – 2nd Dan
Mr. Brian Custer trains at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in Taekwondo, Kickboxing & Boot Camp Fitness classes.
Mr, Custer is a play-by-play announcer for FOX Sports, working on college football, college basketball and Premier Boxing Champion telecasts. He joined FOX Sports in 2014, working on college basketball.
In addition to his work at FOX Sports, Mr Custer is the main host of Showtime Championship Boxing on Showtime Networks. He also called play-by-play for CBS Sports and hosted CBS Sports Network’s college basketball shows. He also hosted a national NFL Radio show on ESPN Radio for two seasons.
Through his work at SNY, he earned multiple Emmy awards – one for the network’s riveting documentary entitled “Baseball in Africa: A Diamond in the Rough.” In 2011, Custer won another Emmy for a feature on one of the New York Jets coaches.
ITF – 2nd Dan
Mr. Michael Kayumov started training at Team USA TKD Fitness when he was 5 years old. He is a very accomplished ITF competitor. He was US National Champion in Sparring & Patterns and 2013 USA National Team Member.
Ms. Lauryn Fuld started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness when she was eight years old. She is also a very competitive soccer athlete.
ITF – 2nd Dan (Jr. Black Belt)
WT- 2nd Poom
2-Times USA National Team Member
2017 – World Champion. (Gold Medalist) Power Breaking Team. Ireland
2017 – World Championships (Bronze Medalist) Individual Sparring. Ireland
2016 – World Cup (Silver Medalist) Individual Sparring. Budapest
2016 – World Cup (Bronze Medalist) Specialty Breaking. Budapest
Mr. Konstantine Panfilov started training at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in 2001. He trains in (ITF) International TKD Federation, (WT) World Taekwondo & Kickboxing.
Mr. Panfilov is a Personal Trainer. He specializes in Olympic Style Weightlifting, Kattlebell Fitness, Body Building, Functional Training, Toning and Shaping
WT – 1st. Dan
Mr. Raul Rivera continues to train and compete in numerous Martial Arts. Including: Boxing, BJJ, ITF, WT, Sambo, Thai Kickboxing and MMA.
Instructor – #DoubleR
ITF – 1st. Dan
WT – 1st. Dan
BJJ – Purple Belt
Mr. Olexiy Voistinov tested for his 1st. Degree black belt at Team USA Taekwondo Fitness in May, 2019. He started his training under Mr. Alexey Zolotavin and Vladislav Kim at Crimean (ITF) Taekwondo Federation.
Mr. Voistinov works in Information Technology as a Senior Software Architect.
1st. Dan (Black Belt)