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YC Shows Horns at Provincials!

Ryerson University was home to the 2014 Junior/Cadet Provincial Championships this past weekend. The event pits Ontario’s top five athletes in each weight class in a round-robin format to determine the best in the province.┬áThe twelve young athletes from 44

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2014 National Championships

Young Choung Taekwondo Academy recently made an emphatic statement at the Canadian National Taekwondo Championships held in Toronto at the Westin Harbour Castle from May 15-18. With an enthusiastic cheering contingent and a team of athletes displaying the classic Young

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44 Shines at Provincials!

Congratulations to ALL competitors who represented 44 this weekend at the Jung Ko Canadian Classic* and the 2nd OTA Provincial Selections. Thank you to all the supportive parents, coaches and training partners for building an environment where our team can

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Vamos Canada!

After a week long training camp away from home, Canada’s top junior (U18) and cadet (U15) taekwondo athletes clashed with their PanAm counterparts this weekend at the Junior/Cadet PanAm Taekwondo Championships in Queretaro, Mexico. Powered by their fighting spirit and

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YC Rocks The Provincials!

The Ontario Taekwondo Association recently held the first Provincial Selection Game of the 2013/2014 season at the Clarkson Community Centre in Mississauga on Jul 6/7. Representing with a relatively small team, YCTKD took home the lion’s share of medals at

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Promotion Test Dates Announced

Our next promotion test dates at YCTKD Headquarters are as follows: Color Belt Test: June 7, 2013 @ 6pm Black Belt Test: June 8, 2013 @10am (2nd Dan and up) & 12:30pm (1st Dan) That’s 4 weeks away, keep training

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2013 Canada Open Results: Day 3 & 4

Day 3 started rough as most of our Cadets (black belts 12-14) were shut out of the medal rounds fighting hard against top level competition with the exception of silver medalist Angus Worley who lost in the light-heavyweight final in

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2013 Canada Open Results: Day 1

Day 1 of Canada Open finished successfully for YCTKD as bronzes were earned by Siddhartha Bhat (male feather), Matthew Stewart (male light) and Jordan Stewart (male middle) while the Canadian Force’s Yvette Yong (female fin) took home a silver for

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Summer Camp Dates Announced!

Its that time of year again and YCTKD is once again preparing for this years Summer Training Camp. Our camps have proven to be very effective in the development of our students as technical skills sharpen, competition results improve, team

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Canada Open 2013

As teams from around the province, the country and the rest of the globe prepare for the Canada Open in Toronto from May 2-5, 2013… YCTKD will be closed on May 3/4 as over 30 of our high performance team

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