For more than 17 years, Orleans Taekwondo has provided quality, family focused, Taekwondo instruction in the Orleans community.

Self Defense. Self Discipline. Self Confidence. Orleans Taekwondo provides a friendly and fun environment where students of all ages can flourish and challenge themselves to reach their goals and take charge of their lives. Professional and highly qualified instructors teach students in a variety of classes.

The Tae E. Lee Taekwondo Program

Tae E. Lee Orleans TaekwondoOrleans Taekwondo is the only school in Ottawa’s east end to offer the Tae E. Lee Taekwondo Program, based on the WTF (Olympic) style of Taekwondo.

Suited for students at all ages, the program at Orleans Taekwondo is led by 4th Dan Black Belt, Master Lionel Gibson, and is a challenging, physical activity that combines running, endurance, stretching, punching, and kicking.

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Self Defense Classes

Orleans Taekwondo, Women's Self Defense: PHOTO courtesy of jseattle: women's and children's self defense programs incorporate training methods to build a person's fighting spirit and help them stay physically in shape.

Participants will learn how to defend themselves in various scenarios including fighting on the ground and when confronted by a weapon.

We want to train you with the life saving tools that will allow you to walk with confidence knowing you can protect yourself when you need it most.

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Congratulations Mrs. Lisa Gibson

2015 National Poomsae Champion

Lisa Gibson, 2015 National Poomsae Champion

"Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts."

-- Dan Gable


Orleans Taekwondo's Little Ninja Program is a great activity for three and four year olds.The Orleans Taekwondo Little Ninjas program has been designed specifically for your three-to-five year olds who can’t wait to get started in Taekwondo.

Taught by Lisa Gibson, your children will get and stay fit while learning basic life skills through fun drills and games that will develop their coordination, balance, concentration, self-control and teamwork all in a fun and safe environment.

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Pre-register with Orleans Taekwondo using our handy online form and you'll be taking your first class completely FREE of charge.



Orleans Taekwondo, Alain FortinMost of our programs are offered at our permanent location at 1420 Youville Drive, yet we are pleased to be offering additional classes at Alain Fortin elementary school at 676 Lakeridge Drive.

Classes at Alain Fortin are offered Mondays and Wednesdays, September through June.

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