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Taekwondo - the Olympic sport

Taekwondo is a dynamic and exciting sport with over 35 million practitioners worldwide.  The popularity of Taekwondo made it possible to become an Olympic event beginning in 2000 at the Sydney, Australia Olympics.  We offer a special intensive Olympic training program six days per week.  Anyone aspiring to be a future Olympian who has learned Taekwondo, Karate, Kung-fu or any other style of martial arts may join the UMA Olympic training team.

 

 

UMA Student Takes Silver at Athens

UMA Student, Nia Abdallah, takes silver medal at Athens 2004, becoming the first U.S. woman to medal in Taekwondo.  Nia, one of Master Kim's students at Spring UMA (read story...)



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