Universal Peace Academy
Grand Master Hur Nan Kimm Yong-Sup founder of the Universal Peace Movement Foundation welcomes you to the Australian home of the International Hap Ki Do Han Gi Do and Sun Do Federation.
As you train at our Universal Peace Training Academy you will accumulate many skills and strengths that can be transferred to your personal and professional life. You can be healthier and happier; you can manage stress and the pressure of everyday life more easily.
If you are reading this, we already have some affinity, so I imagine that we will meet one day.”
— Grand Master Hur Nan Kimm Yong-Sup.
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Exciting news, our Prahran dojang has moved to a new location at 178 High St, Prahran.
Recent news and events
Master of peace Octogenarian black belt Kimm Yong Sup has notched up an impressive milestone — he has entered his 40th year of serving the community. The peace ambassador and hapkido grand master has improved the health and wellbeing of the thousands of people who have set foot in his dojang. See the front page and...read more
We have had a very special ceremony for our members who received their 1st Dan Black Belt and Certificate on 17th April, 2016. This was a very significant and special time for the club, when we honoured our members at our Headquarters.read more
Grand Master Hur-Nan Kimm had an informal gathering to help celebrate his 81st Birthday. It was a fantastic night with lots of good food and light entertainment. Grand Master Hur-Nan Kimm was presented with a box of special individual hand written cards with lovely messages and well wishes. A special present is on the way which is called the Ba Dook from Korea and Grand Master Hur-Nan Kimm will receive it on behalf of the Universal Peace foundation. The Ba Dook ( Go Game ) is a tradititional game played for over 2500 years will become part...read more
Congratulations to all those who attended the additional Hapkido Grading on 5th December 2015. It was smaller in size but big in effort from all members who participated. Well Done !!!!read more
2015 is a special year for the Universal Peace Movement- it’s the year in which Grand Master Hur Nan Kimm Yong- Sup turns eighty. This year of celebration had a kick- start in February when a small group of senior students gathered to give their heart felt congratulations to their Grand Master. Expect some more opportunities to celebrate Grand Master Kimm’s 80th Birthday as the year rolls along!read more
Congratulations to all our members who recently graded, everyone put in a big effort especially the kids group. We are proud of our members and encourage you all to keep going please.read more
A celebration of 35 years of the International Hap Ki Do, Han Ki Do and Sun Do Federation and it’s work for Universal Peace. Hilton Hotel Melbourne Australia – 25 October 2012.read more