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Global Taekwondo Forum 2013

Join us for a discussion of the worldwide phenomenon that is Taekwondo, Korea’s famous martial art, including its development, status, and future growth, from both veteran masters and the next generation of instructors. Plus, a live demonstration, performance, ceremony of recognition, and reception.

The Global Taekwondo Forum 2013 will welcome First Class International Grandmaster H.K. Lee, Virginia State Taekwondo Referee Chairman Jim Horn, and aspiring student instructors from Korea who have just completed a two-month apprenticeship at Washington D.C. area schools hosted by the Korean Cultural Center. Under the themes of Globalization of Taekwondo and Nurturing Taekwondo Professionalism, each will share their personal experiences as well as views on how the sport earned a prominent place in American culture and will innovate in years to come. 

Date: Sunday, Nov. 17 

Time: 2:00 - 4:00 pm 

Location: Korean Cultural Center (2370 Massachusetts Ave. NW Washington DC 20008)
Contact: Jisoo Jeon | jisoo@koreaembassy.org | (202) 587-6153

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