Korea’s mission: Save Taekwondo

Korea’s mission: Save Taekwondo

SAVE Taekwondo is a mission with South Korea, which is determined that its traditional martial art shall not be shoved off the Olympic 2012 rolls. FOCUS ON TAEKWONDO    Korea’s mission: Save Taekwondo SAVE Taekwondo is a mission with South Korea, which is...
Getting Started: Getting a kick from taekwondo

Getting Started: Getting a kick from taekwondo

Reporter Maria Almenoar tries this Korean martial art. Find out which broke first: the board or her foot. Getting Started Getting a kick from taekwondo Maria Almenoar tries this Korean martial art. Find out which broke first: the board or her foot. This Korean art is...
National Sports Awards: Jason Ong (Taekwondo)

National Sports Awards: Jason Ong (Taekwondo)

Jason Ong was awarded the Meritorious Award at The Singapore Sports Awards. THE NEW PAPER ON SUNDAY, 23 May 2005 Article Written by: Leonard Lim A CHANGE in perceptions: that is what taekwondo in Singapore needs for it to develop further. Taekwondo here is commonly...
Watch Out For The Taekwondo Grannies

Watch Out For The Taekwondo Grannies

She’s is 75 but Ms Ji Bok-yeon is fully capable of smashing a stack of roof titles during her daily two-hour training session at the gym in the city of incheon. The team leader of South Korea’s Grandma Taekwondo Federation demonstration team, Ms Ji credits...