Our Team

Ultimate Taekwondo Training Center, Inc. boasts a staff of highly competent and friendly fitness professionals. Check us out:

Master Serapio Medina

Owner of Ultimate Taekwondo Training Center, Inc. 

Serapio Medina is a native of Chicago and has many years of Oympic Stye Training and personal training experience. 

  • 5th Degree Black Belt Kukkiwon Certified
  • USAT Level 1 Coach
  • 2008 - 2012  UTTC State Coach
  • 2008 - 201 Junior Olympic Coach
  • Director of Martial Arts Program; Communities in School 2010 - Present
  • Illinois State Team Manager
  • Seven time Illinois State Champion
  • 3 time  Junior Olympic Gold Medalist
  • 5 time US Open Medalist
  • Over 25 years of experience in Martial Arts (Taekwondo)
  • Over 18 years of instructor experience
  • Instructor -  Illinois Institute of Technology Martial Arts Program (96-00)
  • Director of All American Challenge (Int’l Tournament)
  • Head Coach of Champion Taekwondo competition team (’99-’06)
  • Team leader in 2001 USA team at Korea (Seoul, Korea)
  • Head coach and member of USA team at Mexico (1993, 2002, 2005)
  • Head coach and member of USA team at Puerto Rico (2004)
  • Director of Martial Arts Program, YMCA Chicago (01 -03)
  • Peak Performance Taekwondo Training Program Certified

Monica Medina

Instructor/Office Manager 

  • 3rd Dan, Kukkiwon Certified
  • Senior Instructor at UTTC
  • Bootcamp Certified Instructor
  • USAT Certified Referee 
  • USAT Certified Coach
  • UTTC Coach
  • Instructor - Communities in Schools Taekwondo Summer Program 2010 - 2013
  • Certificed Kickboxing Instructor

Arturo Plascencia


  • 2nd Dan, Kukkiwon Certified
  • USAT Certified Referee 
  • USAT Certified Coach
  • Assistant State Coach
  • Head Instructor - Communities in Schools Taekwondo Program 2011-2012

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Whiting, IN 46394



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