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Club Name: Taekwondo
Club Description: We practice and train in the martial art style known as Taekwondo, which means “the way of the foot and fist.” Originating in Korea, Taekwondo has spread throughout the world over the last six decades developing several unique styles, a few of which dominate. Taekwondo is now officially recognized as the most practiced martial art in the world, with over 70 million competitors in 190 countries. Starting in 2000 at the Sydney Games, Taekwondo become an Olympic event. In this club we accept all sects of Taekwondo, including both the WTF (World Taekwondo Federation) and ITF (International Taekwon-do Federation) organization styles. Our Competition Team primarily competes in the WTF (Olympic) style and are a Division II Team in the Eastern Collegiate Taekwondo League (ECTC). Our goal is to promote physical fitness, self-discipline, self-defense, confidence, community service, and to build a strong social core.
Club Office:
Club Office Phone: 301-346-1472
Club Awards: 2011 & 2012 Excellence in Martial Arts Award from the Penn State Club Sports Program. 2012 runner-up for Club Sport 'Club of the Year'. Three silver medalists and three bronze medalists in the 2012 National Collegiate Taekwondo Championships. 2011 ECTC Division III Championship @ MIT Tournament. Home of one internationally (WTF) ranked fighter.
Club Website www.clubs.psu.edu/up/tkd/
Contact Email: sxp5180@psu.edu
Officer Name Position Email
Michael Wilson Alumni Relations maw5595@psu.edu
Michael Clupper Competition Chair mec5554@psu.edu
Antonia Kubisek PR/Community Service azk5266@psu.edu
Siddharth Pandy President sxp5180@psu.edu
Robert Katulka Secretary rbk5041@psu.edu
Matthew Schneider Seminar/Testing/Demo mjs6244@psu.edu
Kathryn Bonanni Social/Media Chair kfb5066@psu.edu
Anthony Toczek THON Chair ajt5271@psu.edu
Daniel Rueda Treasurer djr5274@psu.edu
Colin Cameron Vice-President cpc5112@psu.edu