Master Mike Trisler has been instructing students since 1985. His Tiger Kim's Tahoe Academy is the longest continuously running Dojang at the South Shore.

Mike Trisler is a 6th Dan Blackbelt in Tae kwon do, Tang Soo Do and Hapkido.

  • Vocal exhalation, for thoracic strength
  • Focus of sight
  • Continuous balance during movements
  • Flexibility of body
  • correct muscle tone for maximum power
  • High and low speed techniques 
  • Adjustment for proper distance
  • Proper breathing for endurance
  • Conditioning hands and feet

World Class Instruction

8 points on mental training

Conveniently Located

Tae Kwon Do--Tang Soo Do

  • Reverence for nature
  • Physical concentration
  • Courtesy
  • Modesty
  • Thankfulness
  • Self-sacrifice
  • Cultivate courage
  • Endurance

Superb Value

10 points on physical training

South Lake Tahoe


We are Located on the second floor of Evolution Fitness in the middle of town. 

Featured Students

Tiger Kim's

Start your Journey – +1.5305415425

Our Training program teaches you 2 styles simultaneously Tae Kwon Do and Tang Soo Do. Open 5 days a week from 5-7pm, only Dojang open 5 days a week for your convenience.


What you can expect training at Tiger Kim's Tahoe Academy