Rob Schembri is a 7th Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo (Kukkiwon) Robert Schembri is a well known and highly respected Taekwondo coach from melbourne Victoria. Rob has over 40 years of experience in Taekwondo and is still competing in Sparring, Poomsae, Breaking and other Technical events. Rob has won many State, National and Masters Championships along with competing in International events such as the 2010 International Korean Festival winning a Silver Medal against an International field in Divsion A.
Rob owns and operates Schembri's martial arts in Bundoora, a suburb of Melbourne. The club has become very popular and grown significantly since opening in 1996. The club boasts more than 30 Black Belts and with over 200 junior and senior students regularly training. The club firmly maintains the traditional training aspect of Taekwondo as a formal marital art and is one of few clubs that still teach the ancient forms of Palgwe poomsae and incorporate these into our grading syllabus, along with the well know Taeguk poomsae, whilst encompassing and embracing the Olympic sport component. The club also maintains an excellent training facility and provides high quality training equipment to ensure students have a quality base to begin their personal training.