Lincoln Taekwondo participates in
Jamaican World Cup bringing home the gold for the U.S.
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[March 02, 2017]
- Members of the Lincoln Taekwondo recently participated on the
National Team for the United State Martial Arts Alliance, competing
in the 2017 Jamaican World Cup Martial Arts Championship. The event
was held on Saturday, February 25th at the University of Technology
in Kingston Jamaica.
Lincoln Black Belt Andy Brown won the Men's International
Grappling division as well as the Olympic Style Taekwondo Sparring
defeating two Jamaican opponents. Brown won the battle for first
place by knocking out his fighter for the win.
Black Belt Khoa Phan took first place in the Traditional Forms and
Breaking, resulting in two gold medals.
Seven-year-old Sydney Phan followed in her father's footsteps by
winning the gold as well in Traditional Forms and Breaking.
It was a good day for the United States! Several countries from
throughout the world from a variety of martial arts styles that
included different disciplines of Karate, Kung Fu, Taekwondo, and
Grappling Arts participated in this prestigious event.