Shim's Martial Arts Training Center

(224) 235-3958

Grandmaster Woon Sik Shim

9th Degree Black Belt

Grand Master Woon Sik Shim of Shim's in Niles, ILGrand Master Woon Sik Shim began his Tae Kwon Do Journey in 1955 in the country side of South Korea.

In 1981 he opened his first school in Niles, IL

  • 9th Degree Black Belt
  • 1993 – 94 U.S. National/International Team Manager
  • Barcelona Olympics referee
  • International Tae Kwon Do Olympic Committee
  • Served as the President of Illinois State Tae Kwon Do Association
  • President of the Chung Do Kwon Union