The rise of Taekwondo is an extraordinary tale. Founded only forty years ago, it has grown so vigorously that it has become one of the most popular martial arts in the world. During its formative years, Taekwondo was nearly indistinguishable from its parent art, Okinawan karate-do.
The following articles chart the rise of the sport from Okinawan Karate to it’s present state.
Read More: A History of Modern Taekwondo Part 1
Read More: A History of Modern Taekwondo Part 2