About Five Rings Tae Kwon Do

Five Rings Martial Arts and Kicks for Kids After-School Martial Arts programs offer something for everyone.

Five Rings Martial Arts has been open in the area for just over 6 years now and is one of the largest and most successful Tae Kwon Do clubs in Southwestern Ontario. For the past 2 years, we have partnered with Kicks for Kids, North Americas largest Martial Arts program, to give outstanding service for all ages and levels of interest.

Classes start at age 3 in our Little Dragons Program (Age 3-5). We offer Junior Classes (Ages 6-12), Youth and Adult Programs (Age 13 and up) as well as our after-school program for JK to Grade 8 students.

If you are looking for excellence in a fun, safe training environment, call, email or drop by today to learn about these programs and the many more offered by Five Rings Martial Arts.

Our People

Greg Bauer

Master Greg Bauer

6th Dan Black Belt

Master Bauer is a national and provincial level coach in the Olympic sport of Tae Kwon Do, with 25 years of coaching experience. He has coached at all age and belt levels, from recreational to Olympic hopefuls and National Team members.

Kaleigh Bauer

Ms. Kaleigh Bauer

2nd Dan Black Belt

Kaleigh has over 20 years of experience in Tae Kwon Do training. Kaleigh is a WLU graduate who manages all areas of Five Rings Tae Kwon Do and is the Program Director for Kicks for Kids Waterloo.

Ryan Bauer

Master Ryan Bauer

4th Dan Black Belt

Ryan had competed for Canada at many international events and is a five-time provincial champion. He has competed in the Olympic trials, the Pan-am team trials as a member of Team Ontario, and at the Commonwealth Games as a member of Team Canada. Ryan teaches sparring at all levels—from recreational to High Performance.

Jay Bauer

Master Jay Bauer

4th Dan Black Belt

Jay has many years of experience competing at the senior level of Tae Kwon Do. Jay teaches the Junior High Performance Athletes in our after-school program and has produced two National Champions through his training.

Mike Urschel

Mr. Mike Urschel

3rd Dan Black Belt

Mike has been practicing Tae Kwon Do since the age of 3. He has won 4 National Championships and 3 Provincial competitions. Mike recently graduated from WLU and hopes one day to teach. Mike teaches all levels of Tae Kwon Do for Five Rings Tae Kwon Do, works with the kids in our after-school program and is the head instructor of our Tae Kwon Do program in Cambridge.


Master Terry Mayou, 5th Dan Black Belt
Master Matt Orpen, 4th Dan Black Belt
Mr. Noah Brown, 4th Dan Black Belt
Mr. Evan Kerr, 3rd Dan Black Belt
Mr. Mike Herriott, 2nd Dan Black Belt
Mr. Scott Stemmler, 1st Dan Black Belt
Mrs. Rona Fewer, 1st Dan Black Belt

Awards & Achievements