Oktoberfest, Harvard Square Cambridge

Oktoberfest was a blast!  Thanks to all who stopped by and stayed a while to help out!  Special thanks to Kristien Creamer, Amanda Neville, Karen Harvey, Damian Bero, Linda Chen, Miki Polumbum, and Kevin Lu.  And a BIG thank you to Chris Lo,  our Dojang Manager, for all your help to put this event together.  It was a beautiful day and we got a lot of interest from the community!

Can’t wait to see who the winner of the raffle is!

- Joy Sun, VP of Events

(Photo Credit: Amanda Neville)

September Promotion Test 2014

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Congratulations to everyone who tested! It was great to see so many strong tests in the lower ranks. The test was led off with a black belt maintenance test, followed by Julie’s amazing and inspirational 3rd dan test where she shattered all three of her board breaks. Two strong color belt tests followed Julie’s test, including a really strong yellow belt/green stripe group.

Great job to all!

The following students have been promoted to the rank of green stripe, 8th Geup at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Trevor Ashley
Linda Chen
Nova Diop
Roger Lipman

The following students have been promoted to the rank of green belt, 7th Geup at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Alexandra Ashley
Lara Hirner
Eric Pité

The following student has been promoted to the rank of blue stripe, 6th Geup at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Will Malan

The following students have been promoted to the rank of blue belt, 5th Geup at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Mini Ann Polumbaum
Robin Stevens

The following students have been promoted to the rank of double black stripe, 1st Geup, black belt candidate at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Sara Golas

The following instructor has been promoted to the rank of 3rd dan black belt at C.W. Taekwondo at Boston:

Julie Nelson

Master Kang Su-Ji Poomsae Seminar, August 9th 2014

Outstanding and very tough training with Master Suji Kang and Master Suhan Kang this weekend at MIT and CW Boston! Thank you to everyone who came to attend and support the event. Great job to the US National Team Members in attendance preparing for World Championships – Carissa Fu, Kristi George, Michael Couloucoundis and Erica Linthorst!

Master Kang Su-Ji in action:

 

(Photo Credit: Master Dan Chuang)

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2014 National Collegiate Taekwondo Association’s Female Athlete of the Year: Carissa Fu

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C.W. Taekwondo at Boston competition team member and instructor Carissa Fu was interviewed recently by USA Taekwondo and featured on their website! Carissa is recognized in her article for her recent successes at the 2014 Collegiate National Championship and the 2014 Senior National Championship, where she earned 3 gold medals, 3 silver medals and 2 bronze medals across both tournaments in black belt poomsae and black belt sparring.

Click below to read the full article:

2014 National Collegiate Taekwondo Association’s Female Athlete of the Year: Carissa Fu

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