Bosnian Teenager Breaks 111 Concrete Slabs With His Head, Is Certifiably Hardcore
There's video, too. It's also hardcore.
The Taekwondo Grandmaster Behind 'Miami Connection' Wants You to Meditate More
Grandmaster Y.K. Kim tells us about the healing power of meditation, what drives his vision, and life after his cult classic film.
Olympic Taekwondo Champion Jade Jones Would Consider Switch To MMA
Jones, who recently won Wales’ Sports Personality Of The Year award, has been thinking about her future after Tokyo 2020, and MMA is on her radar.
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From North Wales To Rio: Talking Taekwondo With Olympian Jade Jones
Having become the UK’s first taekwondo gold medallist at London 2012 before winning once again at Rio, we chat to Jade Jones about her groundbreaking role in British martial arts.
Taekwondo's New Octagonal Ring Proves MMA's Growing Impact on the Olympics
You have to love any arena that encourages “more fighting.”
Taekwondo's Olympics-Led Rule Changes Sacrifice Tradition for Entertainment
Change isn't always welcomed by traditionalists. But, the World Taekwondo Federation's hand was forced.
How the Amateur Action Masterpiece 'Miami Connection' Was Rescued from Oblivion
'Miami Connection' is now a cult classic, but it would have disappeared forever if Zack Carlson hadn't made an eBay impulse buy.
Taekwondo and Judo Likely to Be Represented on the Olympics' First Refugee Team
This summer in Rio athletes without countries could find a home on the mat.
Pettis versus Alvarez: Taekwondo and Level Changes
Anthony Pettis versus Eddie Alvarez was a dream match for most fans a few years ago, but both have taken a knock in recent losses. With both on the rebound we break down this fascinating match up of top tier lightweight strikers.
Is Soccer Star Zlatan Ibrahimovic Using Taekwondo to Score Goals?
The Swedish striker (and Taekwondo black belt) is renowned for his gravity defying goals and could be the first soccer player to successfully employ martial arts techniques on the pitch.