About Us

Taekwondo ocala ito


We are the School to teach Taekwon-Do in Ocala, Florida. Come and see the difference, is like no other Taekwon-Do School you know. Our objective is to promote in the students the respect, the values, the honesty, the strength, the discipline and responsibility. We believe that the students should obtain a vision of the real life through the Taekwon-Do practice. Taekwon-Do Kids & Junior Ages 5 to 12 Years Old Schedule Monday- Wednesday 6:00pm to 6:45pm 45 Minutes Class Taekwon-Do Teens & Adults Ages 13 and Older Schedule Monday- Wednesday 7:00pm to 8:00pm 60 Minutes Class Why choose our school? ⁃ No Contracts ⁃ No Registration fees ⁃ We emphasized discipline and respect ⁃ Certified School ⁃ Compete locally and internationally Our Master When I moved to Florida I couldn’t find any school that teach Taekwon-Do, so I decided to open my own Dojang to share my experience and to pass the same skills, values and life changing experiences to my students.

What We Offer

At Ocala ITO Taekwondo We always focus on the strengths and abilities of our students. We teach in a way that learning improves with each training. We also encourage you to have a positive attitude, respect and obedience.

Ocala Taekwondo lesson

respect and obedience

one of the pillars of taekwondo is respect and obedience both to the instructor and to our partners, in order to improve our intrapersonal skills both inside and outside the dojo

positive attitude

one of the greatest benefits of martial arts is to always maintain a positive attitude regardless of our circumstance since we will always visualize ourselves improving every day

Taekwondo classes for kids in ocala fl

learning curve

we understand that taekwondo is a learning curve, that is why we focus on the development of our students from beginners to the most advanced in order to enhance their strengths and skills every day

Thank you 7th Dan Master Jose Luis Zapata for teaching me the real Taekwon-Do! effective, full contact no BS!
Ocala ITO Taekwondo is a wonderful place to train. Great techniques for self defense taught by 7th Dan Master Zapata. I recommend training here for everyone. Try out your free class and see for yourself.
The absolute strongest ITF Taekwon-Do in central Florida I've been a mixed martial artist for 20 years and understand the value of being a well rounded fighter.

Our Expert Team

Ocalaitotkd is created by Master Jose Luis Zapata (SAHYUN) 7th dan with more than 35 years of experience in the martial art of taekwondo in conjunction with the founder and president of the International Taekwon-do Organization (ITO) Senior Grand Master Ricardo Desimone

President and founder of Ito

Senior Grand Master Ricardo Desimone

Founder and president of ITO

Master of taekwondo Jose Luis Zapata

Master Jose Luis Zapata

Ocalaitotkd Instructor

the best taekwon-do experience in central florida

our goal is to make our students the best version of themselves