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Meet Our Instructors

Pinellas County Karate Instructors

Both Master Bogdanos and Master Panagakos were trained in Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido by Grand Master Jung Park, who is a Korean national hero and the author of several martial arts books. J. Park World Tae Kwon Do and Hapkido center is the proud training center of several Junior Olympic athletes and champions. Master Bogdanos and his dedicated black belt instructors can help you achieve your training and fitness goals.


Master Tommy Carpenter

Master Carpenter has trained under Master Bogdanos and Master Panagakos for over 15 years, earning his 4th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do & Omega MMA, as well as a Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu.  As an active competitor in martial arts, he earned 1st Place in the Pan American Championship NAGA Expert Division.


Mr. Eddie Santana

Mr. Santana has been training under Master Bogdanos and Master Panagakos for 19 years, including 8 years as an instructor. He is a 2nd degree Black Belt with 7 years professional experience. His martial arts experience includes Tae Kwon Do, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and kick boxing.


Miss Kowalski

Miss Ashley Kowalski has been a martial artist for 3 years, and is our new Office Manager and assistant instructor.  Her martial arts experience includes karate, Tae Kwon Do, and kickboxing.  She will be heading up our Cage Body Fitness program and kickboxing classes, which will be coming soon!

To be your best, train with the best!


727-796-SAFE (7233)







26246 U.S. Hwy. 19 N., Clearwater, FL 33761

Pinellas County After School Karate