About Us

Master Velazquez Tae Kwon Do Institute (MVTKD) was founded in 2004 by Master Philippe A. Velazquez and his wife, Roxana Fernandez. The school now has over 100 active students ranging in age from 3 to adults. The school was selected as a Top 10 school two consecutive years (2005 & 2006), and won back-to-back State, National and World Championships from 2007 to 2014. Master Velazquez’ students have won multiple State, National and World Martial Arts Championships, including the Junior National Martial Arts Championships and Tiger Claw Best of the Best held annually at the Disney's Coronado Springs Resort in Orlando Florida.


"Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better."
  Pat Riley

"Champions aren't made in gyms. Champions are made from   something they have deep inside them."
  Muhammad Ali

"The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a   person's determination."
  Tommy Lasorda

For more information, call 305-235-3088