Everest

Taekwondo Academy


Family Fitness & Martial Arts

About Master Shahi

Master Shahi was born in beautiful country Nepal, the nation of Mount Everest. He began his taekwondo training at a very young age and has continued to train all his life. He has been a competitor, certified instructor, and certified referee in Taekwondo for over 28 years. Master Shahi has over 24 years teaching experience, in Nepal, Macau, China and Canada. Master Shahi exerts enormous effort in teaching encouraging, challenging and developing each student to be their best in the martial arts and in everything they do. He provides a secure, structured and fun learning environment.

Master Shahi is certified International Referee in Kyourugi (sparring) and Poomsae (forms) from the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF). He is 5th Degree Black Belt and certified Master Instructor from the Taekwondo Headquarters (Kukkiwon). He has produced many national and international Taekwondo medalists in Nepal and Macau. Prior to moving to Canada Master Shahi was the Founder and Chief Instructor of Nepalese Taekwondo Club, Macau. He has also received numerous awards and citations for his teaching and contributions to the martial arts.

Certificates & Experiences

  • 5th Degree Black Belt Taekwondo-Kukkiwon
  • Certified International Master Instructor-Kukkiwon, TheTaekwondo Headquarters
  • Certified International Referee ,Kyourugi (Sparring #054-0137) – The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF)
  • Certified International Referee, Poomsae (Forms#) – The World Taekwondo Federation, WTF
  • Certified First-Aid and CPR
  • Chief Instructor-Dragon Y Taekwondo School, Brampton, YMCA
  • Executive member-Macau Taekwondo Association, Macau (2008-2010)
  • Vice-chairman and Senior 1st class National Referee-Referee Committee, MTA, Macau (2005-2010)
  • Founder/Chief Instructor-Nepalese Taekwondo Club,Macau (2005-)
  • Taekwondo Instructor/Senior National Referee-National Sports Council,Nepal (1994-2003)
  • Taekwondo Master Instructor & Asst.sports Coordinator-Baba High School, Nepal (1994-2003)
  • Taekwondo and Fitness Instructor-Shri Diwa International School,Nepal (1991-2002)


Officiated as an International Referee

  • Macau Open Tkd. Championships, 2010 Macau
  • 2009 Toronto Open Taekwondo Championships Nov. 2009 (Toronto,Canada)
  • East Asian Games, Dec. 2009 (Hongkong)
  • Macau International Open Tkd. Championships, 2008, Macau
  • Hongkong International Open Tkd. Championships 2006, Hongkong


Participations/Team coach

  • Participated as a team coach, 2010 Toronto Open Taekwondo championships, Toronto, Canada
  • Participated in The 54th International Kyorugi Referee Seminar, April 2009 (Suzhou, China)
  • Participated in the 8th International Poomsae Referee Seminar, Feb. 2008 (Bankok, Thailand)
  • Participated as a Team Trainer  in the 2nd World Poomsae Tkd. Championships, Nov. 2007 S. Korea
  • Participated in The Hanmadang Taekwondo Championships, 2007 (S. Korea)
  • Participated in The 12th Taekwondo Foreign Instructor Training Course, July 2006 (S.Korea)
  • Participated in The 2nd International Poomsae Referee Seminar June, 2006 (S. Korea)
  • Participated in The 2nd International Poomsae Referee Seminar for Coach, June, 2006 (S. Korea)
  • Participated in East Asian Games, 2005, Macau