Posts tagged: Jumping

Olympic Preparations By Taekwondo Fighters Of South Korea

South Korean Olympic Taekwondo fighters laughed and had loads of fun as they prepared for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Summer Games a few months back.


The light hearted and fun loving nature of the Taekwondo fighters was seen even when only 100 days were left for the Rio Olympics to begin. There was a media day organized by the Olympic Committee of Korea in Seoul at the National training center. The coaches along with the players were present to take part in the press conference and the athletes engaged themselves in the open training sessions.

Well, it is quite surprising to see smiles and laughter during training sessions, especially when there is tough competition, but the fighters are all prepared and Kim Tae-Hun will be competing in the 58kg divisions of men with Jun Gwang-Chae as his coach. The national team head coach Park Jong-man said that he knows the kind of pressure dealt by his team during competitions. There is no denying that South Korea is the place where Taekwondo originated and it has won 10 gold medals and overall 14 medals at the Olympics and has performed better than other nations. Read more »

General Assembly For Taekwondo Instructors

The head instructors and national instructors are going to collaborate this year for the general assembly at Ninoy Aquino Stadium. The programme for the year 2015 will be discussed where the General Assembly for Instructors will take place between Philippines and Smart Communications. Almost 500 heads from all over the world is going to attend as stated by the Chief Executive Officer of PTA and Sung Chon Hong, the Grand Master.

Reports based on the performance of 2014 are going to be discussed and the competitions for the year 2015 are going to be discussed. Among the competitions- Philippine Taekwondo League, South East Asian Games, World Cadet, World Championship and Asian Junior Championship. Read more »

Taekwondo Jumping & Agility Training Tutorial (Kwonkicker)

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Taekwondo Jumping Back Kick Tutorial (Kwonkicker)

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