2019 Pyeongchang World Taekwondo Hanmadang


2019 Pyeongchang World Taekwondo Hanmadang, held at Yongpyong Dome for 5 Days from July 26 to July 30.
Hanmadang has been receiving applications for 12 events and 59 fields (individual match : 8 events and 46 fields / group match : 4 events and 13 fields) for 2 months since May. There will be 58 participating countries including 29 Asian countries, 7 Pan American countries, 14 European countries, 6 African countries, and 1 Oceanian country with 4,798 participants. This is the Second Highest Number of Participans in the history of the Hanmadang. Although the number of participant did not reach the 2018 Anyang Hanmadang that recorded the highest number of participants with 5,732 participants. As the 2019 Hanmadang is held in the sports and tourism city of Pyeongchang, where the 2018 Winter Olympics were held. The youngest participant is Kanghee Min (7, 2 pum) and the oldest participant is Jaeok Park (83, 1 dan) with age difference of 76 years. 618 athletes will be participating in ‘Breaking Event (618)’ for the single match and 1,264 athletes will be participating in ‘Team-Match Competition’ for the group match. Like the last year, China holds the highest number of participants (293 participants).