Grand Master Paik is Grand Master Tran’s main Taekwondo instructor. Grand Master Tran spent nearly 35 years under the tutelage of Grand Master Paik. Grand Master Tran was one of Grand Master Paik’s chief instructors.
- Certified 8th Dan by the Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Headquarters
- Certified 8th Dan by the International Martial Arts Federation
- Former owner of Paik’s Taekwondo Academy