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Colorado Results from US Open (Day 1 and 2)

(Las Vegas, NV) – Colorado students from many different Taekwondo schools converged on Las Vegas to participate in the US Open Taekwondo championships. The event drew 2700 black belt competitors from 75 countries, including 33 of the London Olympians. The … Continue reading

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Pikes Peak Daedo Challenge

Aurora, CO – The Pikes Peak Daedo Challenge was held at Prairie Middle School on Jan 19th, 2013. The event featured 250 + competitors from across Colorado and the United States, as well as national team members from Iraq, Tajikistan, … Continue reading

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Interview with Master Ramil

Colorado Martial Arts News sat down with Master Ramil Abratique from Victory Taekwondo. We picked his brains on his thoughts on the current state of martial arts in Colorado and also his platform. He is running for one of two … Continue reading

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Olympic Athletes Training in Aurora

Aurora, CO – Two competitors from the London Olympic Games have come to Aurora, CO to continue their martial arts training at the Korean Academy of Taekwondo. They are Alisher Gulov and Farkhod Negmatov, both from Tajikistan. It is very … Continue reading

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Master Komiljon Latipov named Tajikistan Team Coach

(Denver, CO) – Master Komiljon Latipov’s busy life just got a little bit busier. He already is a PE Teacher at Crescent View Academy, as well as the coach of the Korean Academy of Taekwondo Competition Team. Now, he has … Continue reading

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Interview with Master Bob McKenna

Colorado Martial Arts News sat down with Master Robert (Bob) McKenna, one of the pioneers of martial arts in Colorado. Master Bob is a 7th Degree Black Belt and current President of the Colorado State Taekwondo Association (COSTA). We asked … Continue reading

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Collegiate National Taekwondo Championships

        Colorado Springs, CO – The dates for the Collegiate National Taekwondo Championships have officially been announced. The event will be hosted by the Air Force Academy Taekwondo Team at the US Olympic Training Center from April … Continue reading

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Events for 2013

Now that 2013 is here, let us know what events you will be attending and which events we should cover in 2013! You can vote for multiple answers. Reply with a Facebook comment if you have another event you would … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Collegiate Taekwondo League Fall Championships

Henderson, CO – The Rocky Mountain Collegiate Taekwondo League hosted its fall championships on November 11th, 2012. The event was organized by CU Boulder Taekwondo, with David Lee as the director. The tournament featured competition for all levels of college … Continue reading

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Mile High Open Championships

Aurora, CO – Champion Taekwondo Academy held the first Mile High Open tournament at Aurora Frontier Middle School on October 13th, 2012. The tournament featured competition in forms, breaking, weapons, sparring, blaster pad, and many creative/musical/group forms divisions. There were … Continue reading

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