Meet Junior Leader Luke Lewis


Luke Lewis is a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Korean Taekwondo.  He also holds a 2nd level in Lausatok Glima, the Viking Martial Art.  Luke is a native of Carteret County and the son of Master Lewis.  He is the 2014 AAU Taekwondo National Champion and 2015 Junior Olympic Double Gold Medalist.  He trains weekly in the Viking Martial Art, Glima and crosstrains in Wrestling, Judo, BJJ, Sport Karate, and Kickboxing. In addition to his martial arts, Luke is an "A" student, in the DukeTiP program, and has attended 3 engineering camps and NASA's Space Camp in Huntsville, Alabama.

Meet Senior Master Russ' Lewis


Senior Master Russ Lewis is a 7th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo, Certified Instructor, Certified AAU Coach, and is the owner & head instructor for Lewis' Taekwondo.  He is a native of Carteret County and has been teaching Taekwondo in Morehead City since 1992.  Taekwondo is his passion and he strives to provide the highest quality martial arts instruction to the community from which he grew up in.  Senior Master Lewis holds multiple national titles, is a 2 time World Champion in Sparring and 5 time World Champion in forms. 

Lewis' Taekwondo taught my son the confidence he needed to stand up to bullies and better grades in school!  Thank you so much 

John Anderson
Taekwondo Parent

Luke Lewis

2nd Degree Black Belt

Junior Leader

National Champion

Master Russ Lewis

7th Degree Black Belt
Head Instructor

World Champion

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Locally Owned & Family Operated

Lewis' Taekwondo is locally owned and operated.  The Russ Lewis has been in business for over 25 years and is proud to offer the largest martial arts program in Carteret County.  We invite you to visit us and discover the difference our fun and exciting classes can make in your child's life.  Lewis' Taekwondo is a proud member of the Amatuer Athletic Union, AAU.

Our Mission

There's more to martial arts than just self-defense.  No matter what age, we strive to help our students progress confidently towards their personal goals in a fun, supportive & safe environment.  Whether you want to improve your overall health & fitness, improve mental focus, reduce stress, lose weight, build self-confidence, learn self-defense skills, or just have fun, we're here to help achieve your goals. 

all star membership

You tried it and you're ready to join!  At Lewis' Taekwondo you you never sign a contract.  Our students stay at our school because they want to train with the best, and not because they are bound by a contract.  Family discounts available on tuition.

$29 start up special

Joining has never been easier & more affordable.  $29 special includes uniform & 3 weeks of group classes.  No contracts.

Schedule a free trial

Your first class is always free.  This is your chance to get out on the floor and see what we're all about!

Sign ups as easy as 1, 2, 3

​​Call or text:  252-808-2400


Learn from a world champion!

Lewis' Taekwondo.  Established in 1992.  © 2015.

Lewis' Taekwondo

3 Convenient locations

Morehead City:  4907-H Bridges Street Ext.
         Beaufort:  105 Professional Park Drive
                          (Inside Eastern Athletic Club)

             Otway:  704 Hwy 70 Otway 
(Inside Snap Fitness)

Learn from a World Champion! Est. 1992.