Full Contact Sparring

Olympic Sport Taekwondo

Taekwondo is one of the two Asian martial arts included on the Olympic programme. Taekwondo made its debut as a demonstration Olympic sport at the 1988 Seoul Games, and became an official medal sport at the 2000 Sydney Games.

To compete in Korugi you will need to wear the Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Novices will begin with no contact drills and the use of paddles and shield to build confidence in making contact, before moving on to light contact full PPE sessions. Learning the basics of movement and timing to make sure you hit your targets.