Tae Kwon Do Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Master Yang's Martial Arts for Kids: After-School Programs forRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... when parents drop their kids off in the morning (beginning at 8:00am). Throughout the day, they participate in Tae Kwon Do classes from professional black belt instructors. Students can also enjoy other fun activities throughout the day like board ...

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  2. Stanley Taekwondo promotes 1Read the original story

    Thursday May 3 | Challis Messenger

    Grady Klingler demonstratees kicks with instructor Pat Russell and black belt Samantha Forsgren. Klingler was promoted at a late April testing. Stanley Taekwondo photo

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  3. Yokota High students explore Asian, Pacific culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 3 | Stars and Stripes

    Students at Yokota High School learned about Asian and Pacific cultures from local volunteers Thursday during the school's annual Asia-Pacific Day. Japanese residents from communities near the home of 5th Air Force and U.S. Forces Japan in western Tokyo and American volunteers with Asian and Pacific heritage demonstrated traditional arts, cuisine, music, and clothing.

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  4. Jhoon Rhee, 'Father of American Taekwondo,' Dies at Age 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee, the man known as the "father of American Taekwondo," died Monday after a long illness. He was 86. His son, Chun Rhee, said his father died in hospice care in Arlington, Virginia, a suburb of the nation's capital.

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  5. Greater Trail martial artists give Heart and Soul at Kee's TournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 2 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Fruitvale martial artists gave their Heart and Soul at the Kee's Invitational Tae Kwon Do Tournament last week, bringing home a treasure trove of medals. A small but potent contingent of 10 Heart and Soul Tae Kwon Do students competed at the annual event that welcomes martial artists from across southern B.C. "This year saw one of the biggest turnouts yet with over 150 competitors," said Heart and Soul's Master Jakki Van Hemert.

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  6. Jhoon Rhee, who helped popularize taekwondo in the US, dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | SFGate

    ... "introduced Korean martial arts to the United States," said Keith Yates, president of the American Karate and Tae Kwon Do Organization. "There are people all across the United States who can trace their martial arts heritage back to him." A ...

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  7. American Taekwondo Master Kicks the BucketRead the original story

    Tuesday May 1 | Drudge Retort

    The longtime resident of the Washington, D.C. area was 86 years old. Rhee, a Korean immigrant, taught self-defense to America's power people, with a client list that included presidents , speakers of the house , movie icons and even a world heavyweight champion: He trained with Muhammad Ali at the fighter's Deer Park, Pa., camp beginning in 1975, before his bout with Joe Frazier, dubbed the Thrilla in Manila.

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  8. Rhee, who helped bring taekwondo to US, dead at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | San Jose Mercury News

    ... "introduced Korean martial arts to the United States," said Keith Yates, president of the American Karate and Tae Kwon Do Organization. "There are people all across the United States who can trace their martial arts heritage back to him." A ...

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  9. Jhoon Rhee, who taught presidents to fight and Bruce Lee to kick, dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | CBS Sports

    Martial Arts Master Jhoon Rhee, the "Father of American Taekwondo" who taught self defense to presidents and gave Muhammad Ali a modified punch, has died at 86 years old in Arlington, Va., per multiple reports. Rhee, a longtime resident of the Washington D.C. area, taught self defense to everyone from George H.W. Bush, Lyndon B. Johnson and Newt Gingrich.

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  10. Tiffiny Hall brings nine-month-old son Arnold to the DojangRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 1 | Daily Mail

    Haggard Tom Brokaw spotted outside NBC studios as a THIRD woman says news anchor made an unwanted sexual advance towards her 50 years ago And now fitness guru Tiffiny Hall brought her adorable son Arnold, nine-months, along for the ride as she introduced him to the Dojang and shared the sweet moment on her Instagram page. The former Biggest Loser trainer, 33, beamed at the camera as she cradled the youngster in her arms - who looked utterly cherubic in a 'cutest baby at the dojo' onesie.

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  11. Jhoon Rhee, 'father of American taekwondo,' dies at 86Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | New York Daily News

    Grandmaster Jhoon Rhee, the man known as the "father of American taekwondo," died Monday after a long illness. He was 86. Jhoon Rhee was a 10th-degree black belt credited with popularizing taekwondo in the U.S., especially around the nation's capital, after immigrating to America from Korea in the 1950s.

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  12. We will fight! - Local martial artists - claim discrimination, - could head to courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | The Gleaner

    FOUR Jamaican martial artists who struck gold at the recent New Jersey Open said they are determined to represent the country in Olympic tae kwon do on the international stage. They have lodged a formal complaint to the Jamaica Olympic Association, against the Jamaica Taekwondo Federation, citing discrimination, due to them being primarily International Taekwon-Do Federation fighters.

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  13. David Slater becomes latest Exmouth Karate Academy member to earn a coveted ShodanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 28 | Exmouth Journal

    Exmouth Sensei's Kevin Berry and Paul Hurly with KUGB chief instructors Andy Sherry, Frank Brennan, Bob Poynton, Billy Higgins and Bob Rhodes. Picture: Courtesy of the KUGB Instructors and students from Exmouth Karate Academy have just attended a week-long course in Paignton with five of the top KUGB instructors in the UK.

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  14. Man credited with popularizing Taekwondo in US diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | NBC12

    Jhoon Rhee, a 10th-degree black belt known as "the father of American Taekwondo," died Monday, his son announced on Facebook. Rhee is credited with bringing the martial art to the U.S. in the 1950s and popularizing it, The Seoul Times said.

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  15. Aching for a return to taekwondoRead the original story

    Monday Apr 30 | Scotsman.com

    Once devoted to taekwondo, Jules Stewart is ready for another comeback. But is it a good idea to step back into the fray at 75? What creature shuffles with a palsied gait, wallows in a hot bath laced with lavender oil and requires ten paces to stand up straight in the morning? Answer: a 59-year-old couch potato who has gone back to practising taekwondo.

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  16. How taekwondo brings Yape family togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 30 | Sun-Star

    ORMOC. The Yape family helping the promotion of taekwondo summer clinic in Ormoc City after their big win in 2018 Palarong Pambansa.

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  17. Championship Karate owner to compete on - Forged in Fire: Knife or Death' TuesdayRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 28 | Daily Tribune News

    ... one before and never cut anything, so I was a little nervous. My background is in fighting, sport karate, TKD [tae kwon do] and self-defense, so I was kind of a rookie going into this. "Once I got the sword, I tried it out on a few PVC pipes in my ...

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  18. Tiffiny Hall shows off her upper body strength on the pull-up barRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2018 | Daily Mail

    She's one strong mama! Tiffiny Hall shows off her impressive upper body strength as she wriggles out of a jumper while holding a pull-up bar And the 33-year-old offered a glimpse of her gym routine on Thursday, sharing a video of herself demonstrating her jaw-dropping upper body strength. The former Biggest Loser trainer took to Instagram to share a clip of herself holding on to a pull-up bar while impressively wriggling out of a jumper.

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  19. Esports could be in the 2024 Paris Olympics as a demonstration sportRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Esports could become a part of the Olympics as soon as the 2024 Games in Paris as the International e-Sports Federation is 'deep in talks' with organisers of the Games about incorporating esports as a 'demonstration sport' at the Games, according to the federation's acting Secretary General Leopold Chung. The Olympics haven't had a demonstration since the 1992 Games in Barcelona which had taekwondo, roller hockey and Basque pelota.

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  20. Jamaican fighters strike gold at New Jersey tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    Jamaica's fighters Akino Lyndsey, Akeem Lawrence and Trevor Webb took New Jersey by storm by winning four gold medals in two days' fighting in two separately styled organisations - the International Tae Kwon Do Federation on day one and World Tae Kwon Do Federation on day two. Lyndsey had a hard match to defeat Nico Williams in the final on day one, but easily cruised to victory on day two at the WTF New Jersey Championship.

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