Taekwondo Demonstration, the essence of the Taekwondo Kukkiwon Demonstration Team taking the lead.
As a civil diplomatic corps, the team has been conducting demonstration tours around 10 countries every year in order to introduce and spread Taekwondo and the Korean culture world wide.
The demonstrations performed abroad and in welcoming important people visiting Korea are superior diplomatic activities in themselves. Such performances enhance Taekwondo's global appeal and the value of Korean culture.
In addition, the team presents a new model of Taekwondo demonstration that sticks to the traditional ways but at the same time adapts to changes whenever necessary. It also contributes to the tourism industry by planning and performing regular demonstrations for international tourists visiting Korea.
- 01. About 70 members who are the top Taekwondo practitioners in the world in skill and tradtion
- 02. Established in 1974 World Demonstration tours in around 100 countries.
- 03. Contribute to spreading Korean culture all civil Diplomatic corps.
2018 Kukkiwon Taekwondo Demonstration Team Dispatch Country
|Australia||05.03~05.08||2018 Sydney Korea Festival|
|Uganda||06.19~06.24||Uganda Defense Industry Exhibision|
|China||07.01~07.12||Friendship Culture Week Event, Chinese University Taekwondo Championships|
|South Africa, Botswana, Eswatini||07.26~08.10||Culture_Connected in South Africa, Botswana, Swaziland|
|Canada, United States of America||08.03~08.14||Korean Culture Festival, 2018 LA K-CON|
|Uzbekistan, Russia||09.19~10.05||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship|
|Japan||09.21~09.23||2018 Korea-Japan Festival Hanmadang in Tokyo|
|Thailand, Vietnam||10.04.~10.14||International Confernce in commenmoration of the 60th Anniversary of Thailand-Korea Diplomatic Relations,2018 Hoi An Korea Festival|
|Kenya, Uganda||10.12.~10.24||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship|
|Singapore, India||10.14~10.22||General Meeting of International Federation of Trade Unions(ITF), The Mumbai Consul General Taekwondo Competition|
|United States of America, Canada||10.25~11.06||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship, Demonstration of Visit to Military Academy in Canada|
|Pakistan||11.01~11.07||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship|
|Poland||11.08~11.20||European Taekwondo Championship, Korean Cultural Center Cup(Poomsae Competition)|
|China||11.17~11.19||Shanghai Citizen Sports Festival Taekwondo League|
|Croatia||11.23~11.29||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship|
|Mexico||11.24~12.12||Performence by Kukkiwon Taekwondo Demonstration Team|
|France||12.13~12.19||The Korean Ambassador’s Taekwondo Championship|
|China||12.21~12.24||Asia Taekwondo Hanmadang|