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World Taekwondo Championships
Current event or competition:
"2017 World Taekwondo Championships
Competition details
Discipline "Taekwondo
Type "kyourugui, biennial
Organiser "World Taekwondo (WT)
History
First edition 1973 in "Seoul, South Korea
Editions 23 (2017)
Most wins 232 medals  "South Korea

The World Taekwondo Championship is held every two years by "World Taekwondo.[1]

Contents

Competitions[edit]

Year Date City and host country Venue Men's champion Women's champion
"1973 May 25–27 "South Korea "Seoul, "South Korea "Kukkiwon  "South Korea
"1975 August 28–31 "South Korea "Seoul, "South Korea "Jangchung Arena  "South Korea
"1977 September 15–17 "United States "Chicago, "United States "International Amphitheatre  "South Korea
"1979 October 26–28 "West Germany "Stuttgart, "West Germany "Glaspalast Sindelfingen  "South Korea
"1982 February 24–27 "Ecuador "Guayaquil, "Ecuador Coliseo Cerrado  "South Korea
"1983 October 20–23 "Denmark "Copenhagen, "Denmark "Brøndby Hall  "South Korea
"1985 September 4–8 "South Korea "Seoul, "South Korea "Jamsil Arena  "South Korea
"1987 October 7–11 "Spain "Barcelona, "Spain "Palau dels Esports  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1989 October 9–14 "South Korea "Seoul, "South Korea "Jamsil Arena  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1991 October 28 – November 3 "Greece "Athens, "Greece "Peace and Friendship Stadium  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1993 August 19–23 "United States "New York City, "United States "Madison Square Garden  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1995 November 17–21 "Philippines "Manila, "Philippines "Folk Arts Theater  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1997 November 19–23 "Hong Kong "Hong Kong "Hong Kong Coliseum  "South Korea  "South Korea
"1999 June 2–6 "Canada "Edmonton, "Canada "Universiade Pavilion  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2001 November 1–7 "South Korea "Jeju City, "South Korea Halla Indoor Gymnasium  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2003 September 24–28 "Germany "Garmisch-Partenkirchen, "Germany "Olympia-Eissport-Zentrum  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2005 April 13–17 "Spain "Madrid, "Spain "Palacio de Deportes  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2007 May 18–22 "China "Beijing, "China Changping Gymnasium  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2009 October 14–18 "Denmark "Copenhagen, "Denmark "Ballerup Super Arena  "South Korea  "China
"2011 May 1–6 "South Korea "Gyeongju, "South Korea Gyeongju Indoor Stadium  "Iran  "South Korea
"2013 July 15–21 "Mexico "Puebla, "Mexico Exhibition Center of Puebla  "South Korea  "South Korea
"2015 May 12–18 "Russia "Chelyabinsk, "Russia "Traktor Ice Arena  "Iran  "South Korea
"2017 June 24–30 "South Korea "Muju, "South Korea "Taekwondowon  "South Korea  "South Korea
2019 May 15–19 "United Kingdom "Manchester, "United Kingdom

All-time medal table[edit]

All-time medal count as "2017 World Taekwondo Championships.[2]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  "South Korea 167 31 34 232
2  "Spain 22 25 62 109
3  "Chinese Taipei 15 27 38 80
4  "Turkey 14 20 31 65
5  "Iran 14 19 21 54
6  "United States 13 21 49 83
7  "China 10 11 13 34
8  "Germany 6 12 33 51
9  "France 6 11 15 32
10  "Mexico 4 27 33 64
11  "Great Britain 4 8 7 19
12  "Thailand 4 6 14 24
13  "Netherlands 4 5 16 25
14  "Cuba 3 3 8 14
15  "Azerbaijan 3 1 9 13
16  "Russia 2 11 17 30
17  "Denmark 2 6 3 11
18  "Croatia 2 5 13 20
19  "Egypt 2 3 12 17
20  "Serbia 2 0 6 8
21  "Mali 2 0 2 4
22  "Canada 1 11 13 25
23  "Uzbekistan 1 5 1 7
24  "Brazil 1 4 9 14
25  "Ivory Coast 1 3 11 15
26  "Greece 1 3 10 14
27  "Ecuador 1 2 1 4
28  "Australia 1 1 17 19
29  "Japan 1 1 5 7
30  "Belgium 1 1 2 4
31  "Gabon 1 0 2 3
32  "Niger 1 0 0 1
33  "Italy 0 5 16 21
34  "Philippines 0 5 6 11
35  "Morocco 0 3 7 10
36  "Afghanistan 0 2 2 4
 "Puerto Rico 0 2 2 4
38  "Chile 0 2 1 3
39  "Indonesia 0 2 0 2
40  "Vietnam 0 1 5 6
41  "Venezuela 0 1 4 5
42  "Argentina 0 1 3 4
 "Jordan 0 1 3 4
44  "Bahrain 0 1 0 1
 "Guam 0 1 0 1
 "Portugal 0 1 0 1
 "Ukraine 0 1 0 1
48  "Kazakhstan 0 0 7 7
 "Sweden 0 0 7 7
50  "Dominican Republic 0 0 5 5
51  "Belarus 0 0 4 4
52  "Colombia 0 0 3 3
 "Hungary 0 0 3 3
 "Norway 0 0 3 3
 "Saudi Arabia 0 0 3 3
 "Senegal 0 0 3 3
 "Slovenia 0 0 3 3
  "Switzerland 0 0 3 3
 "Tunisia 0 0 3 3
60  "Austria 0 0 2 2
 "Cyprus 0 0 2 2
 "Finland 0 0 2 2
 "Guatemala 0 0 2 2
 "Malaysia 0 0 2 2
 "Moldova 0 0 2 2
   "Nepal 0 0 2 2
67  "Bulgaria 0 0 1 1
 "Costa Rica 0 0 1 1
 "Israel 0 0 1 1
 "Latvia 0 0 1 1
 "Nigeria 0 0 1 1
 "Poland 0 0 1 1
 "Uganda 0 0 1 1
Total 312 312 624 1248

Multiple gold medalists[edit]

The table shows those who have won at least three gold medals.

Men
Athlete Country ""Gold medal world centered-2.svg ""Silver medal world centered-2.svg ""Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Total
"Steven López  "United States 5 0 0 5
"Choi Yeon-ho  "South Korea 4 0 0 4
"Bahri Tanrıkulu  "Turkey 3 1 1 5
Jin Seung-tae  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
"Kim Je-kyoung  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
Kim Yong-ki  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
Yang Dae-seung  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
"Kim Tae-hun  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
"Lee Dae-hoon  "South Korea 3 0 0 3
Women
Athlete Country ""Gold medal world centered-2.svg ""Silver medal world centered-2.svg ""Bronze medal world centered-2.svg Total
"Brigitte Yagüe  "Spain 3 2 1 6
Cho Hyang-mi  "South Korea 3 0 1 4
Jung Myoung-sook  "South Korea 3 0 0 3

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "WTF Medal Winners". "World Taekwondo Federation. Retrieved 29 May 2011. 
  2. ^ "Result of Tournament". Taekwondo Data. Retrieved 29 May 2011. 

External links[edit]

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