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List of styles History Timeline Hard and soft. This was not like those American movies so often watched in Korea. These are the principal values on which Taekwondo philosophy is based. To help clear some of the confusion, competitions were organized where “Taekwondoistes” and “Karatekas” fought each other.

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Once more he accepted what work was available and devoted his evenings to introducing and implanting Taekwondo in Quebec. The following lines will provide some answers. He landed in Washington, in the district of Columbia, where he attended University and worked on improving his English. The project brings together teenagers from ten to sixteen years of age whether or not from a criminal environment, but living in neighbourhood considered at risk.

Fighting sports are lexjque good channel for aggressivity and encourage and nourish the development of positive personality and an individual’s abilities. In he left Korea.

An education based on its philosophy will discourage any participant who is looking to lexiqur the violence within him. Knowing this, Chong Lee settled in Montreal for a fresh start.

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You can help Wikipedia by expanding taekwojdo. It can be extremely important to any one who understands that the greatest victory is the one taewkondo win over our-selves. This page was last edited on 15 Octoberat He spent his free time talking with children who make excellent language teachers.


While learning his art Chong Lee, had yet another dream: Other elementary schools, high schools, colleges and universities teach it as an extra-curricular activity, while some municipalities offer it in their leisure programmes. How to Perform the Superman Punch in Kickboxing”. At least ninety-five schools in Quebec display his crest. This changes the perception of authority, making it more accessible and more human.

Professional boxing Professional kickboxing Knockdown karate Mixed martial arts Pankration Submission wrestling. We are talking about humility, self- respect, respect of others, devotion and self-giving. They were proud of their performance and more then ever motivated to improve their training.

Subsequently, his father accepted that he abandon Judo and focus his efforts entirely on Taekwondo. The implantation of Taekwondo in our schools can happen when a person with a decisional position understands the beneficial effects that our children can get from practising the art.

There were many difficulties to overcome. Induring the first Canadian championship, Chong Lee’s students won gold medals in nine of the ten divisions. How did this small immigrant conquer such an impressive taemwondo territory with his art? Taekwodno art is not only for the champion or for the individual who likes sportive fighting.

When he was lucky, he was able to wash it at a friend’s home. This was not the same English he had learned in school books and no one around him spoke Korean. He eventually obtained his red belt and would undoubtedly have carried on with Judo had his father not discovered his secret.


July Learn how and when to remove this template message. The size of the bruises and the winner’s prided were often matched. It would not only be of great interest to the general reader, but also a source of inspiration to all who have decided to embark on an interior voyage of discovery. Having a personal love of freedom, his heart was quickly attuned to Quebecois and Canadians, beating at the same rhythm, all the while maintaining his true Korean identity.

The education of Taekwondo is the principal activity establishing a healthy and educational relationship between teenagers and adults policeman, social worker all of whom participate in the project as students.

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This was followed by the Pan-American and the World Championships in the junior and senior categories. As, the person practising Taekwondo becomes conscious of the potential for violence within him, he learns how to control it. He is for us a living proof that, more than a martial art, Taekwondo can be a way of life which strengthens this individual to live with a strong ethical code.

What is the magic behind his relationship of love and respect with Quebecois and Canadians? For most adepts, Taekwondo is a means of physical, emotional, mental and spiritual development. Uncomfortably seated on the plane, paralysed with fear, he felt himself being torn from his roots.