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Kukkiwon Hosts 80th TaeKwonDo Master Course; Some say too Expensive
Last weekend the Kukkiwon in collaboration with WTMU hosted an event in Chicago Illinois to help train Masters, Grandmasters and Instructors. We are thankful for the furthering of education for Martial Artists, and TaeKwon-Do people throughout the world. The Kukkiwon is known for its standards and criteria for providing excellent training information. The Kukkiwon’s demonstration…Read More
President Donald Trump Awarded 9th Dan Black Belt by Kukkiwon
Former US President Donald J. Trump was awarded an honorary 9th Dan Black Belt by Kukkiwon President Lee Dong-seop on Saturday November 14th 2021 at Mara Largo in Florida. The Kukkiwon reported this information VIA their facebook page as seen above. “I heard that the Donald Trump is highly interested in Taekwondo,” Lee said, about President…Read More
Woo-Jin Jung Tae Kwon Do 8th, 9th Dan Special Promotion Test , Parade.
Special Promotion Testing 9th, 8th Dan #286 October 9th, 2021
Jungs Taekwondo dojang 49 years in the same location. October 9th 2nd time Grandmaster test – Historical event!!!!! Corona virus caused a lot of stress we are ready for new Taekwondo spirit – energy – kick out virus. We are regular person together, Give lots of energy to taekwondo world. Historical event. ㅂ.ㅅ. 힘던 일년반…Read More
Check out this awesome interview Grandmaster Woojin Jung. Learn a lot about Taekwondo history – True Stories
World Taekwondo President attends third DMZ Peace Festival in South Korea
Choue Chung-won has attended the 2021 DMZ peace festival in south Korea. Choue (born December 20, 1947) is the President of the World Taekwondo Federation and was elected in 2004. Organizers of the event are hoping to promote stronger and better relations between Koreans who have been historical in conflict with one another. North Korea and…Read More
Guest Editorial: KUK Kl WON NATIONAL SPORTS (TAE KWON DO) CENTER SEOUL KOREA By S. Henry Cho (Issue 4 April 1982)
** Buy this Digital issue: Issue #4 – April 1982 Kuk Kl Won is a household term to Tae Kwon Do Black Belts, for it is printed on every Black Belt diploma. It literally means the “Home of a National Sport.” The first two world Tae Kwon Do championships took place at Kuk Ki Won and…Read More
Tragic passing of Master Hyunsik Jung.
Taekwondo Times is sad to hear of the passing of such a young person Hyunsik Jung, he served as both manager and coach of the 2010 USA National Collegiate Taekwondo Team, as well as an NCTA referee. Coach Jung ran a successful school 20 years teaching. He also served as a World Taekwondo International Referee,…Read More
Happy Birthday Taekwondo World
– On the 11th of April 1955 a board, consisting of ministers and army officers was convened by Gen. Choi in order to officially name this art that he had researched into and invented. Taekwon-Do was the name submitted by the General and accepted thereby becoming the name of the most powerful Martial Art the…Read More