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History Making Assembly of ITF Leaders

Greenland Taekwon-Do which made history by celebrating its 40 year anniversary on October 12, also hosted a history making assembly of ITF leaders.                   Meanwhile, young competitors in the Anniversary tournament proudly display their medals.             Some of the natural beauty of…

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Kukkiwon Director Election Results

In the first round of voting, Grand Master Choi Young Ryul(candidate 1) received 29 votes, Grand Master Oh No Kyun(candidate 3) received 28 votes and Grand Master Kim Hyun Sung(candidate 2) received 4 votes. In the second round Grand Master Choi received 31 votes and Grand Master Oh received 30 votes, with 1 vote invalid. Grand…

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Greenland Taekwon-Do Invites Taekwondo Times to 40th Anniversary

TaeKwonDo Times is very grateful to have been invited to Geenland Taekwon-Do’s 40th anniversary celebration on October 12. Woo Jin Jung and Dr. George Vitale will be representing our publication. Over 40 years 172,000 students at 11 dojangs have trained under Grand Master Leong Wai Meng’s guidance. Grand Master Leong was featured in our Hall…

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Developers From Maudience Meet Taekwondo Times Staff

Members of Taekwondo Times staff met with the developers from Maudience today. A small business that is focused on digital marketing web developement. TKDT publisher, Woo Jin Jung, organised the assault on their work space and insisted everyone make out a last will and testament before breaking boards. While Mike, the owner, had trained in…

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Met’s Pete Alonso’s Secret Weapon is Taekwondo

There is a lot more working for Pete Alonso than brute strength. His picture perfect swing has launched him to the major league home run lead with 45. Growing up, Alonso said he studied taekwondo, the art of unarmed self-defense characterized by the use of kicks, and he believes that has helped him become the…

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Taekwondo: art, discipline and citizenship

The Jadir Taekwondo Association shares a bit of history of taekwondo and how they support youth development within and beyond the sport. Discipline, civility and citizenship. These are just some of the teachings that the practice of this Korean martial art can provide. More than 2000 years ago, a group of young people from the…

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4D Cameras Being Introduced for Tokyo 2020 Olympics

The technological innovation will make its debut on the biggest stage at next year’s Olympic Games in the Japanese capital. Fans and judges will be able to see 360 degree replays of the athletes’ moves thanks to the 4D camera rig. This will provide more memorable moments for spectators while also eliminating controversial moments from…

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