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YC Leads Ontario Domination at Nationals!

  Montreal’s Claude-Robillard Sports Centre was host to the 2015 Canadian National Taekwondo Championships. In addition to having Canadian titles on the line, the event was also a National Team trial for Cadet (12-14) and Junior (15-17) divisions. The high-stakes

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Canada Open 2015

This Valentine’s/Family Day weekend, taekwondo athletes from across the country and around the world participated in Canada’s only world ranking event prior to the summer’s PanAm Games, the Canada Open Taekwondo Championships. The YC high performance team was there in

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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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2013 Canada Open Results: Day 2

Day 2 showed continued success as the Canadian Forces’ Angelica Bertucca (female bantam) and Kevin Gilmore (jr male middle) took home their first international medals in hard fought bronze medal matches. Jordan Stewart (jr male heavy) was in action again,

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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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