Author: Lonnie Matthews

Snow Training in Iowa

https://youtu.be/6jhjLu59AJY Snow Training in Iowa Last few days record 30 below, with 55 degree below windchill.  Almost the same as visiting the North Pole.  35 years ago, Grandmaster Woojin, Jung Cedar Rapids, Ia, Taekwondo Times CEO/Publisher started snow training tradition with his students for developing discipline and confidence in life. Over the last 2 weeks…

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HEE II CHO Grandmaster of Taekwondo WTF and ITF – Tribute

Cho Hee Il (born October 13, 1940) is a prominent South Korean-American master of Taekwondo ITF style and Taekwondo WTF style, holding the rank of 9th dan in the martial art. He has written 11 martial art books, produced 70 martial art training videos, and has appeared on more than 70 martial arts magazine covers.…

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Taekwondo Black Belt only possible!!!!!

Today we redeived the best news for our Taekwondo family.  Master Robert McDowell 7th Dan Black belt, head instructor and owner of the Edgewood Branch of Jung’s Tae Kwon Do is CANCER FREE.  Right after hearing the news, I’m cancer free, he left the cancer clinic to deliver the news to his Taekwondo father Grandmaster…

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Forgery of Kukkiwon Dan/Poom certificates and pocketing money.

It has been brought to the attention of Taekwondo Times that there are Instructors in the USA and abroad collecting fees for Kukkiwon Poom/Dan certifications and not registering their students. These Instructors are making fake copies of the Kukkiwon certificate and passing it off to students as the real deal and pocketing the collected fee’s.…

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