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Taekwondo In Spotlight After Amazing Viral Video

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Taekwondo

A taekwondo video by the Kukkiwon Demonstration Team has gone viral and created renewed interest in the martial art.

Sarah wrote about the video and its impact in a post for Asian World Of Martial Arts.

To read it go here.

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New England Patriots Hire Taekwondo Grandmaster

Patriots training session.

In professional sports you look for every advantage you can to succeed.

For the New England Patriots football team that includes hiring Taekwondo grandmaster Joe Kim as a pass-rushing coach.

To read about how Kim’s martial arts skills are being used by the football club head over to Asian World Of Martial Arts by clicking here.

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Taekwondo’s High-Tech Head Gear

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Taekwondo

The martial art taekwondo may be built around the very simple, very low-tech premise of being better at kicking your opponent, but the sport is getting a decidedly high tech upgrade.

At this year’s Olympics the sport added some high-tech head gear that makes it better to more accurately score and judge when someone’s received a kick to the noggin.

Sarah wrote about this for Asian World Of Martial Arts.

To read the story go here.

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