Historie TKD

TKD History
Taekwon-do is pretty young martial art based on the principles of the modern physics. Taekwon-do was officially founded by the general Choi Hong Hi in 1955 in his native Korea. For the decades he had been studying the legendary martial art of the ancient Korea, making the single techniques according to the principles of the modern physics and thinking up new techniques, after finishing it he called his new art Taekwon-do.

Taekwon-do History in CZ
The history of Taekwon-do in Czech republic started in autumn 1986, when Taekwon-do group under TJ Karate České Budějovice grew up in České Budějovice. Creation of this group was motivated by member of Yugoslavian national team Zoran Samsa (he was I. Dan holder that time). Afterwards first Taekwon-do school in Czech republic was founded on 11. May 1987. Important role in developing TKD that time took Tony Nobilo (VIII. Dan nowadays) and Emin Durakovič (VII. Dan).

Choi Hong-hi

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