About the SIBBA

Mission statement:

The State of Iowa Black Belt Association is an educational, professional and charitable non-profit organization dedicated to the improvement of martial arts and our member practitioners. The mission of the SIBBA is to:

  • Foster interest and participation throughout Iowa, the nation and the world in the amateur sports of Judo, Hapkido, Taekwondo and other martial arts
  • Provide educational and competitive opportunities for martial artists of all ages and abilities
  • Support our members' martial arts development through products, seminars, donations, sponsorships, scholarships and grants

History of SIBBA 

Grandmaster Yong Chin Pak began his Iowa State University (ISU) career of teaching Judo, Hapkido and Taekwondo in 1973.

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Board Members

Our complete listing of Board and Committee Members.

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A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, SIBBA was formed for educational and charitable purposes relating to martial arts. 
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