ATHLETES

She holds two Olympic gold medals, putting her on a level with the greatest taekwondo fighters of all time. With the Tokyo 2020 Olympic cycle just beginning, can Team GB’s Jade Jones make it...

(February 3, 2017) - Every Olympic athlete’s road is long and hard - but Raheleh Asemani’s was longer and harder than most. In fact, for a time, it looked as if her Rio dreams...

BAKU, Azerbaijan (Dec. 12, 2016) – It was the biggest shock of the 2016 Olympic taekwondo competition: The wipeout of the much-fancied Iranian Men’s Team. But just four months later, at the first premier-league taekwondo...

BAKU, Azerbaijan (Dec. 11, 2016) – Taekwondo prioritizes perseverance and indomitable spirit, but few athletes have had to nurture these qualities more than Team Korea’s Oh Hye-ri: She has overcome personal tragedy, agonizing injury,...

 

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