Football Star Zlatan Ibrahimović visited individuals from the Italian taekwondo National team to reacquaint himself with the game he practice as a youngster. The 40-year-old Swedish striker, who plays in Italy for AC Milan, met competitors including Tokyo 2020 Olympic champion Vito Dell'Aquila in Rome. He introduced custom Milan shirts to the gathering, which included Italian Taekwondo Federation President Angelo Cito.
The former President of the United States was awarded a ninth Dan black belt - the highest level in the martial art. The 75-year-old was presented with a certificate in Florida on Friday (19 November) by Lee Dong-sup, the president of the taekwondo governing body, Kukkiwon.
Well, Zlatan Ibrahimovic is one of the most feared footballers. The Sweden international is tall and has a huge body which can enable him win easily whenever he is involved in a fight. He also has a honorary black belt in Taekwondo which makes many people believe that he is good at fighting.
Due to rare condition Jessica Cox was born without arms and this made her leave a very challenging life. However she managed to turn her disadvantage into her biggest strength even though she faced a lot of limitations physically and mentally. Today she is a recognized pilot and a Guinness world record holder. Her childhood was tough, but she had support from her family Her parents believed in her despite people not believing that she would leave a normal life. She was not accepted by very easily by other children
The Jubilee MP, on Saturday, May 8, stated that he was a very proud father after his girls endured and sacrificed nearly a decade of training before graduation."It’s a journey that’s taken over 10 years.Finally, you have qualified as black belts.
Martial arts originated as ancient combat techniques. There are many types of martial arts including; Taekwondo, Karate, Kung Fu, and Judo etc. Below are the differences between the various forms. KARATE A martial art developed in Okinawa, Japan out of necessity during a time when weapons were banned by invading armies. Karate stresses striking techniques, such as punching, kicking, knee and elbow strikes and open-handed techniques. In comparison to taekwondo, karate tends to focus more on hand strikes, whereas
It is business unusual in Korogocho slums, Nairobi County, as a group of elderly women take Taekwondo lessons, an exercise that takes approximately two hours. Their prowess in the field has now earned them international recognition. The group has since been featured by international outlets such as World Is One News (WION) and the New York Post for their skilful display.
Are you guys aware that there are men who fear going home today because they married a rattle snake, a Bruce Lee of Karate and Taekwondo? Heartbroken couples. Photo/ courtesy The reason in most cases is because they married young immature women (below 25 years) That’s how men end up marrying stressful wives and spending all their lives trying to rectify her, and here’s why it's not wise to marry such a girl. 1. You cannot tell what her real Personality is or predict who she will evolve to be in future
A group of fifteen elderly women from korogocho slums have attracted international attention with their skills of taekwondo.The group led by Jane Kimaru have since been featured by international media outlets such as the World Is One News (WION) and the New York Post for their skillful display.
Flight attendants are very important in airlines. They have different tasks to deal with like checking if everything is in order and making passengers aware of the rules. They are trained making them professionals in their work. We have different airlines across the world, today we are going to see some of the insane training the flight attendants go through in china because we believe it is somehow unique. In this photo, the trainee stewardesses are practicing a good smile holding a chopstick between their
Taekwondo is a self-defense discipline; the name is derived from the Korean words "tae", meaning kick, "Kwon", a punch or other blow with the hand or fist, and "do", which is a way or method of operation.
Tunisia's Mohammed Khalil Jendoubi has won Africa's first decoration at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.Jendoubi scooped a silver award on Saturday, July 24, in the men's taekwondo 58kg class. The 19-year-old was guaranteed of a decoration subsequent to making it to the last where he took on Italian Vito Dell'Aquila who he lost to.
The late Laikipia Senator GG Kariuki was a veteran politician and a father figure to the residents of Laikipia county. The death of the congenial politician left the entire county condensed with sorrow. It was detrimental to Laikipia's political space, to say the least. As published by Citizen, a resident hailing from Nyahururu referred to the former legislature as a hero, one who dispensed an exceptional political style. “GG was a true leader who had the heart to serve people. He worked hard to ensure that
National taekwondo team coach Linus Murangu was Sunday left out of team that left the country for 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games in Japan Before the departure, Murangu accused the National Olympic Committee of Kenya (NOC-K) and some officials of the KTF of denying him the chance to travel with the team for the Olympics, despite the Sports Disputes Tribunal (SDT) ordering otherwise.
Kenya's first ever Olympian Male Taekwondo athlete Dickson Wamwiri Wanjiku lost his life on Sunday September 6th aged thirty five years. Wamwiri was reported to collapse at his home in Dagoretti, Nairobi. Sharing the reports George Wesonga who serves as the Secreary General of Kenya Tae Kwon-do Federation revealed that Wamwiri was experiencing consistent seizures and breathed his last as he was taken to Kenyatta National Hospital after collapsing in his bathroom. The pioneer has previously represented the country
Kenyas hope of bagging medals at the Tokyo 2020 olympics have been revived this afternoon after a Silver and bronze in the 3000 M steeplechase Men and 5000 M Women. This are the first medals won by the country since the start of the competitions. Kenya failed to shine in Rugby, boxing, volleyball and Taekwondo prompting netizens to lay all their hopes in athletics.
A Nigerian-based woman has left netizens talking after awashing social media with incredible stunts while performing during the Nigeria National Sports festival while heavily pregnant.
A gorgeous lady has caused a gigantic mix via online media after she was caught somersaulting and remaining on her hands. The unidentified woman showed extraordinary body adaptability as she took the actions while on heels. In the video shared on Instagram by @kingtundeednut, she previously remained on all fours for strolling with it for certain seconds prior to changing to her feet and following it up with an eye-getting somersault.
We as Kenyans had only one task that was to ensure the exchange of online media and video for renowned detective Jane Mugo did not reach our African neighbors. However, as the fate would have, after blaming our brothers for their shocking stories, they finally found something to hold us back and the baby having a good time. South Africans finally found Jane Mugo including on the BBC and used online media to give Kenyans bitter but necessary insight. A short episode of Mugo showcasing his fascinating taekwondo
Olympian Dickson Wamwiri is dead. Wamwiri represented Kenya in the 2008 Olympic games in Beijing. Dickson Wamwiri in action at a Taekwondo contest.(Photo: Courtesy) The 35 year old is reported to have collapsed in the bathroom on Sunday morning at his house in Waithaka and died while neighbours were taking him to Kenyatta National Referral Hospital. Confirming the incident, Secretary General of Kenya Taekwondo Federation, George Wesonga said that Wamwiri had previously undergone surgery for the same condition.