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USA Taekwondo Coach Banned From Sport Over Sexual Assault Accusations
Jean Lopez has been accused of sexually abusing at least four female taekwondo athletes.
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Shirtless Tonga Olympian Pita Taufatofua Wins Olympic Opening Ceremony Again
The Winter Games warmed up real quick!
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Kim Jong Un To Send Sister To Winter Olympics As Part Of North Korean Delegation
It's unclear whether her appearance is intended as a propaganda tool or an opening for dialogue.
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North Korea Says It Will Send A Delegation To The Winter Olympics In South Korea
The move is a striking change following months of tension on the Korean peninsula.
Maryland Governor Welcomes President Of South Korea
Promoting better understanding and relations between the natio...
By Yeo-Ri Kim, Research Intern, East-West Center in Washington. She is a Master’s candidate in Global Policy Studies at the
An Olympian Barely Missed Out On Gold And Gave A Gut-Wrenching Interview
"I'm absolutely gutted to blow it like that."
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Jordan Wins First-Ever Olympic Medal With Gold In Taekwondo
By Patrick Johnston, Reuters
“It’s an indescribable feeling to win the first medal in the history of Jordan in all the sports,” said Ahmad Abughaush.
The Shiny Tongan Olympian Finally Explains All That Oil
Spoiler alert: It wasn't to make us all swoon.
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Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Breaks ‘Partisan Gridlock’ Boards Using Taekwondo
His skills are impressive.
Taekwondo Tyke Has The Hardest Time Breaking This Darn Board
Trying your best never looked so cute.
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How Do Martial Artists Break Concrete Blocks?
The best answer to any question
I've seen this before. It is really a simple trick when you understand the problem from a structural engineering perspective. The trick consists of a moderate amount of power and speed, and a lot of careful selection of the target material and geometry.
3-Year-Old Taekwondo Devotee Recites Student Creed, Slays Us With Cuteness
Leeds Taekwondo & Premier Martial Arts Centre captured a video of their pint-sized student, 3-year-old Sophie Wong, reciting
The Best Class I Have Taken
Founder, CEO, Iridescent
To spend more time with my two little girls and to learn something new together, I enrolled us in a Taekwondo dojang.
A Taekwondo Match Unexpectedly Turns Into a Dance Battle; Everyone Wins The Round
Kevin Bacon would be proud. A Taekwondo match can sometimes look like a beautiful, choreographed fight, almost like a dance
Taekwondo Fights Its Way to Become One of the Top Sports in Jamaica
If the Jamaican team realizes its potential, black, green and gold colors may someday signify not only speed but also excellence in taekwondo.
Taekwondo Competition Turns Into Epic Dance-Off (VIDEO)
Someone get these kids a medal! Calling influential world leaders: all international conflicts should be resolved as an epic
World's Worst Martial Arts Demonstration Just Keeps Getting Worse (VIDEO)
Sometimes it's best to quit while you're ahead. Unfortunately for this woefully unprepared martial artist , that would have
Monica Sandoval, 17-Year-Old Battling Leukemia, Earns Green Belt (VIDEO)
While being treated at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Egleston, the Georgia teen stayed positive and tried to keep the
Joining the Peace Corps (or How I Learned South Korea Was Not in the Tropics)
Amy Lennard Goehner
Had I known half of the "adventures" that awaited me, I would have come up with a post-college Plan B. And had I done so, I would have lost out on, well, remember the slogan? "The Toughest Job You'll Ever Love."
Fighting Franciscan Friar
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become a Brother in the Order of St. Francis? Well, first, both disciplines are based on... discipline. Discipline of the mind, the body and the spirit. The two walks of life seem to be very different yet there is a lot of commonality.
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