An Array of Skills

Did You Know ….


The U.S. Open International Tae Kwon Do Hanmadang held its 10th Annual event in July. This year’s event hosted close to 1300 Tae Kwon Do enthusiasts from around the world, and offers them an outlet to showcase their skills. Here are a few details about the event:

  • The first contest was held in 1992 in Denver.
  • Participants showcase their skills in traditional forms, creative forms, creative board breaking, power breaking and demonstration team events.
  • Practitioners from China, Taiwan, Korea and other European and Pan American countries are represented.
  • A world-famous Tae Kwon Do Demonstration Team performed at this year’s Opening Ceremonies.
  • Grandparents, parents, children, aunts and uncles can form teams.
  • Other host cities include Colorado Springs and Chicago.