|[ Etc ] The 2019 Indonesia Asia Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship Opens on the Oct. 26th|
The 2019 Indonesia Asia Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship (hereinafter ¡°Asian Hanmadang¡±) will open in Jakarta, the capital of Indonesia, on the Oct. 26th(Sat).
The Asian Hanmadang will be held at the GOR POPKI Sports Stadium, Cibubur-Jakarta, Indonesia for 2 days from October 26 (Sat) to 27 (Sun).
In this Asian Hanmadang, 1,236 people from 12 countries will be participating to record the most participants in the history of Continental Hanmadang.
In the same line with the World Taekwondo Hanmadang held every year by Kukkiwon, the Asian Hanmadang is held with the intention of developing Taekwondo in each continent while expanding the diverse values of Taekwondo, such as Gyeokpa, demonstrations, Poomsae, and Taekwondo aerobics, instead of just focusing on Gyeorugi, which was developed to realize the globalization of Taekwondo.
In this Hanmadang, 68 events from 13 entries will be held as follows: ¡ÝIndividual ¡âPower Break (Jumeok Gyeokpa, Sonnal Gyeokpa, Yeop-chagi & Dwi-chagi Gyeokpa) ¡âAll-round Breaking ¡âRecord Contest (high jumping break, far jumping break, speed break), and ¡âAuthorized Poomsae; and ¡ÝGroup ¡âAuthorized Poomsae (Group) ¡âCreative Poomsae ¡âTaekwondo Aerobics, and ¡âTeam Competition
The opening ceremony to signal the beginning of the Asian Hanmadang will be held for 2 hours from 11:00AM on October 26 (Sat), and the Kukkiwon Taekwondo Demonstration Team is ready to perform spectacular demonstrations.
The Asian Hanmadang is hosted by Kukkiwon as part of the Continental Hanmadang program, organized by the 2019 Indonesia Asia Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship Organizing Committee, and sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism (MCST), Korea Sports Promotion Foundation (KSPO), and Korean Cultural Center Indonesia.
Meanwhile, Kukkiwon will hold the European Taekwondo Hanmadang, which is also part of the Continental Hanmadang program, in Poland in December.
¡ã Asian Hanmadang (1) - The poster of 2019 Indonesia Asia Taekwondo Hanmadang Championship.
¡ã Asian Hanmadang (2) - The opening ceremony of the Asian Taekwondo Hanmadang held in Cambodia in 2017.
¡ã Asian Hanmadang (3) - Athletes competing in the Asian Taekwondo Hanmadang held in Nepal in 2016.