8th Dan Black Belt, Hapkido IHF International Hapkido Federation and GHF Global Hapkido Association Certified Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Federation Certified 7th Dan Black Belt, Taekwondo
Grand Master Tommy Chang is the Head Master Instructor of Black Belt World Canada, and Technical Director, including the flagship Toronto location at Bloor and Dovercourt. Master Chang is the Former Vice President of the World Taekwondo Federation in Canada (Taekwondo Canada) and Taekwondo Ontario.
Grand Master Chang works extensively in the film and television industry as an actor, stunt coordinator, director and producer. He is the founder of the ReelStunts Action Team, and has worked as a Stunt and Fight Coordinator on many productions. This includes the hit TV/Netflix series “Nikita,” “Umbrella Academy,” “American Gods,” “Hannibal,” as well as the sci-fi blockbuster film “Pacific Rim.” Grand Master Tommy Chang was also the trainer for the Hollywood actors, including Charlie Hunnam, Mary J Blidge, Max Martini, Tom Hooper, Simu Liu, Aidan Gallagher, Idris Elba and Lawrence Fishburn, to name a few.
He was recently featured in the Hit TV Series Kim’s Convenience as Hapkido Master “Master Yang”.
• World Taekwondo Federation Kukkiwon Certified 7th Degree Black Belt
• Certified 8th Degree Black Belt through International Hapkido Federation and Global Hapkido Association
• Former Vice President Sport, Taekwondo Canada
• Vice President Global Hapkido Association www.ghahapkido.com
• Past 1st Vice President Taekwondo Ontario
• Secretary General of Federation Of Korean Canadian Association www.koreancanadian.org
• Past Vice-Chairman of World Tae Kwon Do Association Of Canada Tournament Committee
• Pan-American Tae Kwon Do Union Tournament Vice-Chairman, 2004 – 2006
• Pan-American Tae Kwon Do Union Financial Committee Chairman, 2004 -2006
• Ontario Taekwondo Association Tournament Chairman 2007-2008
• Canadian National Referee 1st Class
• Head Of Team for Team Canada World Championship 2011 Korea
• Head Of Team CANADA Peru Olympic Qualifier
• Head Of Team for Team Canada at Pam Am Championship 2010 in Monterey Mexico
• Head of Team for Ontario 2009 and 2010
• ICG, International and Regional /Board of Directors www.icgun.com
• 1999 2nd Korea Open Team Manager
• Visiting Professor of Kei Myung University South Korea
• Cover Page of Tae Kwon Do Times Year 2000 Issue
• Cover Pages of Taekwondo World December 2001 Issue
• Member of the World TKD Foundation Committee
• Trained in ITF/WTF TKD, Moo Duk Kwan, Judo and Hap Ki-Do
• Certified Through Canadian Center for Child Protection
• First Aid/CPR Certified
Film & Television
• Trained many leading actors/stars for film and television.
• Trained with Jackie Chan Stunt Team.
• Trained three of my stunt team members to become members of Jackie Chan Action Team.