UMA - Martial Arts teaches Taekwondo to students of all ages from a home base in Cypress, TX. In addition to Taekwondo, UMA offers instruction in karate and hapkido. No matter the discipline, UMA's instructors are dedicated to helping improve their students' mental focus, physical fitness, and discipline. Children who take classes at UMA learn respect for others through an understanding of Taekwondo's principles, including courtesy, integrity, and perseverance. UMA began in 1972, founded by a ninth-degree black belt who is Masters Certified by Kukkiwon, which is the World Taekwondo Headquarters in Korea. Previous students call the teachers at UMA attentive and welcoming.