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Swedish prince studies taekwondo
Nov 11, 2015
Sweden's Prince Daniel attended a taekwondo class at a school in Stockholm, reported the Dagens Industri, a financial newspaper, on Nov. 3. The Dagens Industri, a Swedish newspaper, writes about Prince Daniel's interest in taekwondo, in an article published on Nov. 3. ...


Jumps, kicks, punches fly across Berlin
Nov 02, 2015
Jump, kicks and punches fly across Berlin. The first Berlin Mayor's Cup International Taekwondo Competition is held on Oct. 31 at the Schoeneberg gymnasium in Berlin. Korean taekwondo practitioners show off their moves in one of their performances. In November 1964, Pres...


Military games close with strong unity between soldiers...
Oct 12, 2015
The 2015 CISM World Games wrap up on Oct. 11 in Mungyeong, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, with a fireworks display lighting up the night sky. The 2015 International Military Sports Council (CISM) World Games, a sporting event for military servicemen and women from around th...


Presidents Cup comes to Korea
Oct 08, 2015
President Park Geun-hye poses for a photo with professional golfers at Songdo Convensia convention center in Incheon on Oct. 7. She is the Honorary Chairman of the Presidents Cup golf competition this year. The opening ceremony for the Presidents Cup 2015 was held on O...


Races continue at world military games
Oct 07, 2015
Finalists in the 100-meter race for wounded veterans leave their starting blocks on Oct. 5 at the 2015 CISM World Games currently underway in Mungyeong. Moments of inspiration are being made in Mungyeong, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province, where the 2015 International Military Sports ...


Largest military sports fest hopes to foster peace
Oct 03, 2015
The world's largest military sports competition kicked off Friday in the central South Korean city of Mungyeong amid hopes for a world without war and blessings from the president of the host country, South Korea. The 6th CISM World Games in Mungyeong, North Gyeongsang Province...


CISM World Games to kick off in Korea
Oct 01, 2015
Dignitaries prepare to cut the ribbon at the opening ceremony for the upcoming 2015 International Military Sports Council (CISM) World Games, in Gyeongsangbuk-do Province on Sept. 30. The opening ceremony for the 2015 International Military Sports Council (CISM) Wor...


Thrilling scenes to unfold at international military sp...
Sep 18, 2015
The 2015 International Military Sports Council (CISM) World Games in Mungyeong, Gyeongsangbuk-do Province (North Gyeongsang Province) kicks off on Oct. 2, running until Oct. 11. Pictured is a previous participant in the games skydiving from a plane. The 2015 Internatio...


World youth taekwondo festival winds down
Aug 27, 2015
Young taekwondo athletes from around the world measured their strength and ability against each other during the world championship that was just held at the Taekwondowon in Muju, Jeollabuk-do Province (North Jeolla Province). The second World Taekwondo Federation World C...


Taekwondo brings hopes and dreams to youth
Aug 12, 2015
Young taekwondo practitioners from all across the world recently had fun in Korea, showing off their martial art abilities. The “2015 World Children Taekwondo Culture Festival,” jointly hosted by the World Children Taekwondo Union and the Taekwondo Promotion Foundation, b...