Master Joe Espino has trained in the martial arts for over 30 years and founded Spirit Tae Kwon Do in 2010. Born and raised in Chicago, he has always shown a love for martial and combative arts, including Kung Fu, boxing, kick boxing and Tae Kwon Do. Master Joe is a firm believer that in order to be a well rounded martial artist, one must master oneself first. His teachings are strictly based on the 5 tenets of Taekwondo. Courtesy, Integrity, Perseverance, Self Control and Indomitable Spirit. Master Joe believes in quality training and helping students of all ages achieve their goals.
"Anyone can learn to punch or kick, but a true martial artist can apply all lessons of mind, body and spirit to the world"