Meet Our Certified Instructors
Read below about our instructors. We are dedicated to passing on our Tang Soo Do knowledge.
Veronica Teuschler, Sah Bom Nim
Owner, Senior Master
Master Veronica Teuschler has been training since 2002. She received her instructor's certification through the Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation. She earned her 4th Degree black belt in 2015.
Her long-term martial arts goal is to open a free, non-profit school to benefit a low-income community in the Hudson Valley.
Master Teuschler enjoys humanitarian and charitable work-- both in her local and global community.
Master T.'s Accomplishments
Sarina Teuschler, Sah Bom Nim
Head Instructor, Demonstration Team Captain
Master Sarina Teuschler has been training in Tang Soo Do since 2001. She received her instructor's certification through the Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation. She earned her 4th Degree black belt in 2016.
Her martial arts goal is for the Dragons of T&T Karate to become a well-known, sponsored demonstration team.
During the day, Master Sarina works as a substitute teaching assistant and one-to-one aide in various special education classrooms throughout the Hyde Park Central School District.
MASTER SARINA'S ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Mr. Matt Wattoff, Certified Instructor
Mr. Wattoff has practiced martial arts all his adult life, but has been training in Tang Soo Do since 2011. Mr. Wattoff is an indispensable member, instructor, and friend of T&T Karate. He became our first official instructor in 2014.
Athenz H., Certified Instructor
Athenz started training in 2016, and immediately showed exceptional skill and passion. Not only is she a caring, mindful teacher, she is also a key member of the Dragons of T&T Karate and a member of Team T&T Tournament Team. In March 2019, she earned her black belt and her position as Junior Instructor. In January 2020, Athenz was promoted to a part-time Certified Instructor.