BISHKEK, Aug. 11, 2017 / Kabar /. The youth team of Kyrgyzstan in Taekwon-do ITF at the competitions in Inchon in South Korea received 10 gold, 4 silver and 8 bronze medals, president of the Taekwon-Do ITF Association of the KR Eduard Hegai said.
More than 700 athletes from Russia, Kazakhstan, Japan, China, Argentina, Singapore, Nepal, the USA and Australia participated in the Asian Cup competitions.
Also Edward Hegai said that for the first time the Asian Taekwon-Do Championship will be held in July 2019 in Kyrgyzstan in Cholpon-Ata. This decision was made at the closing of the Asian Championship in South Korea.
"We want the participants of the 2019 competition to see not only the high level of our athletes, but also our culture, way of life, traditions and the country. We also want to attract a large number of participants from different countries to participate in the competitions, "Hegai said.