A 7th degree black belt with over 30 years of experience teaching children and adults martial arts. He has been member of the World Tang Soo Do Association since its inception in 1982. In 1986, He was the first World Tang Soo Do Grand Championship Cup Winner. He’s Traveled throughout the world teaching and assisting with the promotion and enhancement of Tang Soo Do martial arts. For the past twenty years, Master Purnell has attended all Master’s Clinics held worldwide. These clinics advance the knowledge and skills of the Tang Soo Do martial artist. In 2012, the World Tang Soo Do Association honored Master Purnell for Thirty (30) years of service, dedication and loyalty to teaching martial arts. His Specialty is in preparing his students to be confident and successful members of society. Master Purnell enjoys teaching children the foundation of Codes and Tenets of Tang Soo Do to be strong productive students in school and throughout life.
Master Purnell is especially gifted at helping children reach their full potential to become better individuals