2007 World Tae Kwon Do Championships


Had a great day today went to the National Indoor Arena to watch the 8th Open Tae Kwon Do World Championships. The event started a little later than scheduled due to the vast number of competitors taking part this year. By the end of the day we had seen a number of World Champions crowned in the Musical Patterns as well as the Singles and Team Sparring and WTF formats.

I enjoyed the day, realised how much I miss participating in open competitions so it all felt a little bitter sweet. The level of competition was extremely high which was to be expected given that there were almost thirty countries represented. Plus I caught a glimpse of the incomparable Becky Riggs

I managed to record a few of the fights on my N73 which I’ve uploaded to YouTube, here’s one of them:

All in all it’s been a really enjoyable day.

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  1. Thank you for your very kind words. The clip you have is one of my students Amir Hussen. A star of the future I hope, along with one or two other people from our schools. I’m really pleased you enjoyed the tournament and look forward to seeing you at the next event. Best wishes.
    Becky Riggs

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