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Stephanie Wright, instructor for World TaeKwonDo Academy, runs the Woodbury studio at Tamarack Hills. Staff photo by Riham Feshir

Taekwondo school with ties to the Olympics opens in Woodbury

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Stephanie Wright said it doesn't take much for the bully to target kids with low self-esteem.

But it also takes a little bit of martial arts training to give the shy some courage.


"We find that with confidence, it makes the bully stay away," she said.

The World TaeKwonDo Academy instructor now runs a local studio in Woodbury's Tamarack Hills complex.

She started being involved with the sport seven years ago, taking classes from friends who were instructors.

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Riham Feshir
Riham Feshir is a reporter and photographer for the Woodbury Bulletin. Her coverage includes Woodbury City Hall, Washington County Board of Commissioners and business news.  Follow Riham on Twitter @RihamFeshir for the latest updates.