Coaches Huy Nguyen, David Turgeon, Barbara Brand, Jung Hwan Jin and Long Nguyen led a National Poomsae Team Fundraising Seminar this past weekend Sept. 10-11, 2016 in Mountain View, CA. The seminar was a success with over 75 in attendance. Over $9000 was raised for the US National Poomsae Team. Thank you to Master Chin Sonu of TaeKwon Kids for hosting!
The seminar covered both freestyle and recognized poomsae elements, and these elements were demonstrated by 27 national team members who were in attendance. The camp was also a chance for these national team members to come together and train as a national team for the first time.
You can watch a video summary of the seminar edited by Coach Long Nguyen here:
The recognized poomsae division members of the 2016 US National Poomsae were selected on August 26-27, 2016 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The competition level was very high with an outstanding level through all divisions. The results for both recognized and freestyle poomsae have been posted at:
Registration for the 2016 National Poomsae Team Training camp, to be held on Sept. 10-11, 2016 in Mountain View, CA, is now open on USAT Hangastar. Don’t miss this chance to train with US National Poomsae Team coaches and athletes!
Read more about the camp at this link.
Thank you to Mr. James Kim and Best Martial Arts / Mooto USA for sponsoring much of the cost of this amazing package. Thanks also to our generous donors, the coaching staff and seminar hosts for helping to provide the remaining funds! Each of the 40+ team members this year will receive this package at no cost to them thanks to everyone’s efforts.
The US National Poomsae Team is pleased to announce the US National Poomsae Training camp on Sept. 10-11, 2016 in Mountain View, CA. Don’t miss this chance to train with US National Poomsae Team coaches and athletes!
For more information, visit:
Registration will be available online at USAT Hangastar soon.
Thank you to Miracles Taekwondo, and Grandmaster Jae Jin Kang, Master Suhan Kang and 4x World Champion Master Suji Kang for donating the proceeds of their poomsae seminar on June 4, 2016 to the US National Poomsae Team. They raised $1000 for our USA Team athletes – this was a very generous gesture and much appreciated!