TEAM ROCK SOLID
MASTER JOSEPH SANTAROSE
Master Joseph Santarose is an inductee of the U.S.A Martial Arts Hall of Fame: "Hall of Heroes", recognized as a Leading Taekwondo Master Instructor. In addition to heading Team Rock Solid, he is the current Southeast Director for the Texas Taekwondo Varsity League.
Master Joseph's taekwondo heritage is rich in its roots. Having studied under Grand Master Francis Santarose, whose instructor (Grand Master Park) was the student of Taekwondo Founding Father, General Choi, Master Joseph carries on the tradition by delivering instruction to students in an engaging and modern way.
He has an extensive and successful career as both an athlete and a coach in the local, national, and international arena. The best instructor is experience & that he has gained through perseverance, dedication, and sacrifice.
Athletes who train with him have earned top national and international rankings by competing and succeeding at various elite and high caliber tournaments.
JOIN THE CREW
Whether for the love of the game or for Olympic ambitions, Master Joseph invites and welcomes all those who are interested in joining the Competition Team. But please note: Competition Team requires additional intensive training and commitment. Success requires commitment.
This sporting experience is like no other & our team members and their family can attest to it. In competition, we are called to rise to the challenge & to give it our best shot. Win or Lose, Team Rock Solid Fights the Good Fight.
If you think you've got what it takes or would like to Join Team Rock Solid, complete the form below.
BENEFITS OF JOINING THE TTVL
The Texas Taekwondo Varsity League (TTVL) works with the national governing body, USA Taekwondo, and the United States Collegiate Taekwondo (USCT).
TTVL provides training for high school students, as well as a circuit in which they may compete in for sponsorship opportunities and eventually, for Varsity Letters. This pathway will take them through their schools, their districts, and eventually to the National High School Championships, held concurrently with the National Collegiate Championships.
TTVL is a non-profit organization currently seeking a 501c3. Our goal is to actively develop taekwondo as a mainstream high school sport similar to football and basketball.
Continue training in taekwondo as a varsity club sport, in your high school—once established.
Students of all ages to follow the path of good citizenship, ethics, and support of community, and continued improvement of one’s self.
Receive Varsity Letter and/or special recognition that helps to get scholarship.
Receive special discounts and rates for competition, training and classes.
Have another opportunity to participate in tournaments as team.
Compete in Sparring, Poomsae, or both!
Compete against other high schools in your district.
And much more to come.