Differences of energy intake and energy expenditure of elite Taekwondo players receiving summer vs. winter intensive training

J Exerc Nutr Biochem 2014; 18(2): 169-174. Published online: 21 May 2014. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5717/jenb.2014.18.2.169

Kang Ok Cho.

Department of Physical Education, Seoul National University, Seoul 151-742, S. Korea.

This study aimed to evaluate the energy expenditure and energy intake as an experiment of energy balance of elite Taekwondo players receiving summer vs.… Read the rest

Martial arts: time needed for training

Asian J Sports Med. 2011 Mar;2(1):31-6.

Burke DT1, Protopapas M, Bonato P, Burke JT, Landrum RF.

1Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.

“PURPOSE: To measure the time needed to teach a series of martial arts techniques to proficiency.

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Technical and Tactical Analysis of Youth Taekwondo Performance

Journal of Strength & Conditioning Research:
June 2012 – Volume 26 – Issue 6 – p 1489–1495
doi: 10.1519/JSC.0b013e318231a66d
Original Research

Casolino, Erika1; Lupo, Corrado1; Cortis, Cristina1; Chiodo, Salvatore2,3; Minganti, Carlo2; Capranica, Laura1; Tessitore, Antonio1


“Abstract: Casolino, E, Lupo, C, Cortis, C, Chiodo, S, Minganti, C, Capranica, L, and Tessitore, A.
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Taekwondo training improves sensory organization and balance control in children with developmental coordination disorder: A randomized controlled trial

Research in Developmental Disabilities
Volume 33, Issue 1, January–February 2012, Pages 85–95

Shirley S.M. Fong, William W.N. Tsang, Gabriel Y.F. Ng
Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Received 25 August 2011. Accepted 29 August 2011.… Read the rest

Training regime set for Olympics

Viet Nam News

“HA NOI — Vietnamese taekwondo martial artists have finalised their preparations for the coming London Olympics next August. … The country’s martial artists earned two tickets to the world’s biggest sports festival at qualifiers last month. … ‘The Olympic Games are an important event so we need to have specific plans to be successful,’ said Vu Xuan Thanh, head of the taekwondo department of the National Sports Administration.… Read the rest

London 2012: Taekwondo team departs for training tour

By Niyi Alebiosu

“AS part of the build up to the 2012 African Taekwondo qualification tournament for London 2012 Olympic Games, the Nigeria Taekwondo team yesterday departed for a four weeks training tour of South Korea. … Beijing 2008 bronze medallist; Chika Chukwumerije led two other athletes; Issa Muhammad; a quarter finalist at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games and Joy Ekhator to the tour while Dayo Olukunle serves as physiotherapist….”

“…Ezeala thus expressed confident on the team saying, ‘I believe we can build on our performance in Maputo to clinch the four slots because the athletes are capable and with the training in Korea, they will surely do the country proud in Egypt’ she said….”

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