Dan/Black Belt#: 29840
Rank: 5th Degree Master Black Belt
Date Started Training: 1990
Dojang Location: Sewickley Valley YMCA, Sewickley PA
Martial Arts Specialty: Self-Defense/Forms
Education: Bachelors of Business Administration, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh PA
Martial Arts Philosophy: Respect, Self-Discipline, Responsibility
Master Don Diffendal started his training in Tang Soo Do with the I.T.F. In 1990, obtaining the Rank of Black Belt in 1995. In 1997 he became a member of the ATA under Grandmaster Richard Byrne. Testing for the rank of E-Dan. He currently runs the Tang Soo Program at the Sewickley Valley YMCA and is the Owner of Laurel Foodsystems a Vending & food Service Company covering half of Pennsylvania.
The best part of Tang Soo Do is seeing the confidence build in new students as they learn and grow with each new technique, form and break.