616 8th Avenue South, Seattle, WA206-883-5297

Coach Khalil Lee Butler, Head Coach

“Taekwondo is difficult, which makes it perfect for showings kids what they are capable of.”
Coach Khalil’s instruction is grounded in a lifelong dedication to and love for Taekwondo, which he has been teaching for nearly a decade. Yi Sport students love Coach Khalil for his calm and patient demeanor, and they trust him because he is consistently fair, honest, and effective.

The son of Yi Sport founder Coach Lionel Lee, Coach Khalil is a multiple-time Washington State champion as well as a Junior Olympics champion and medalist; he represented the United States at the International Taekwondo Festival in Korea in 2015; and he has consistently been one of the top four fighters in his weight division in the country, qualifying for the USAT National Team Trials multiple times.