A brief history of Taekwondo

young boy bows to taekwondo instructor

Taekwondo (also spelled as Tae Kwon Do or Taekwon-Do) is a Korean martial art Martial arts in Korea have been practised since a long time in the forms of wrestling (like Ssireum), empty-handed fighting (like Hwarangdo, Subak, T’aekkyŏn, Yusul), sword-fighting (like Kŏmsul, Kumdo), archery (like Gungdo), spear-fighting, knife-fighting, horse riding and charioteering. The Goguryeo dynasty […]