US National Poomsae Team Seminar – Yorktown, VA – March 2018

We are pleased to announce a series of upcoming poomsae training opportunities athletes of all levels! The US National Team coaches, including Head Coach Dan Chuang, and Coaches David Turgeon, Barbara Brand and Huy Nguyen, in addition to other current and former national team coaches and athletes, will be conducting National Poomsae Team training events throughout the United States as a way of disseminating the latest training methods and poomsae knowledge, as well as to raise funds for the US National Poomsae Team, which is largely self-funded. 100% of the proceeds will help support our USA National Poomsae Team.


Featuring: Recognized Poomsae



Sun, March 4, 2018

Session 1: 9:00am-11:00am (Yellow Belts and up ages 6+)
Session 2: 11:30am-2:30pm (Black Belts ages 6+)


Coach Sebastian “Sky” Choi, US National Poomsae Team Assistant Coach

Registration is available through the USAT website or through USAT Hangastar.


World Martial Arts
2115 George Washington Memorial Highway
Yorktown, VA 23693
(Closest Airports: PHF – Newport News, ORF – Norfolk, RIC – Richmond)

Seminar host: Master Sang Mee Ko


One Session: $40
Two Sessions: $75

Taking both sessions is recommended for black belts as important foundation information will be covered the first session.


Team USA posted 20 medals (4 gold) at the most recent World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships, as well as a dominant performance at the 2017 Pan American Championships – come and learn some of the training methods that made that performance possible! Coach Choi will explain the training methods used to train athletes of all levels, from novice competitors through world-medalist caliber athletes.

Session 1 (9am-11:00am) will focus on correct poomsae fundamentals and a subset of the Taegeuk forms.

Session 2 (11:30am-2:30pm) will focus on more kicking and hand techinque fundamentals, and presentation, along with a subset of the black belt forms.

For black belts, taking both sessions is recommended.

If you have any questions for this event, please contact our coaching staff (contact information below).

Contact Information:

USA National Team Head Coach Dan Chuang –

Welcome to the US National Taekwondo Poomsae Team Page! This page is a resource for poomsae practitioners in the United States .

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