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A comprehensive instructional guide to the world's most popular
martial art - written by expert instructors & endorsed by the
World Taekwondo Federation. There are more than 2,500 Taekwondo
schools in the U. S., & the number of men, women, &
children participating in the sport is growing at a rate of 20
percent a year. In the year 2000, Taekwondo will become the first
martial art to join the Olympic family since judo appeared more
than 30 years ago. Taekwondo is the most complete & up-to-date
book available on this widely popular Korean sport, providing a
thorough description & discussion of basic techniques as well
as sparring strategies, plus interviews & cutting-edge methods
from U. S. Olympic Training Center & National Team coaches.
Troubleshooting sections & more than 350 detailed line drawings
will help students of every skill level perfect their forms &
improve timing, speed, & power. Also featuring a brief history
of the sport, along with the philosophical principles & values
behind it, Taekwondo is destined to become the preferred resource
for beginners & advanced masters alike.