Grand Master Joe Pina is the head instructor and founder of Boston Tae Kwon Do Academy here in Abington, Massachusetts. Master Pina has over 40 years of Martial Arts experience and has earned the rank of 8th Dan in Tae Kwon Do as well as the rank of 4th Dan in Karate. He has also studied Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Krav Maga, and the art of Muy Thai. Master Pina has trained several U.S. and World Champions. He is currently the coach of the Cape Verdean Olympic Team in the sport of Tae Kwon Do and truly has a passion for learning and sharing the benefits of Martial Arts with others!