Taekwondo

Taekwondo tournament draws thousands to Oceanside

Taekwondo tournament draws thousands to Oceanside

OCEANSIDE — Regional and international teams competed in the U.S. Open Elite Tae Kwon Do Championship, sponsored by U.S.A. Taekwondo Center, at the Junior Seau Pier Amphitheater on June 1.

Phenom lights up  taekwondo mat, and TV screens, too

Phenom lights up taekwondo mat, and TV screens, too

ENCINITAS — Four-year-old Channah Zeitung rolled around on the floor of a martial arts center and laughed — acting every bit her age. But a few minutes later, she was all business as Motley Crue’s guitars announced the beginning of her routine.

Taekwondo kids take more from sport than championships

Taekwondo kids take more from sport than championships

ENCINITAS — Taekwondo may be the way of the foot and hand, but for a number of young students, it’s become a pathway leading to something greater.

Taekwondo tournament draws international competitors

Taekwondo tournament draws international competitors

OCEANSIDE — Competitors from as far away as Korea came to participate in the USA Taekwondo Tournament at Oceanside Pier Amphitheater June 2.