Lions Martial Arts Academy

Master Darius Pfeifer - Martial Arts


Head Instructor

Since as young as 8 years old Darius Pfeifer has practiced in the martial arts. Getting his start at a young age practicing Hapkido and Judo he later began his training in his teens at the long standing Young Hong Karate Institute in Woodstock IL where he received is black belt In Karate and Tae Kwon Do in 1990. He continued his training in a variety of other martial arts for the last 20 years. Since 2008 he has been teaching in after school programs in Grayslake with his wife Jeanette, also a black belt and was recently awarded a letter of accommodation from the World Tae Kwon Do Federation for his advancement of Tae Kwon Do in the United States.

    After 11 years of teaching in Grayslake Master Darius has found that his style of teaching works great with children as well as adults.  He belives that though positive reneforcement and focusing on ones natural strengths is the way to get the best out of students.  He belives that through structure training and goal setting anything is possible.  

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