World Taekwondo Championships

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

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 Gymnasium  South Korea
1975 August 28–31 South Korea Seoul, South Korea Jangchung Gymnasium  South Korea
1977 September 15–17 United States Chicago, United States International Amphitheatre  South Korea
1979 October 26–28 West Germany Stuttgart, West Germany Sports Hall Sindelfingen  South Korea
1982 February 24–27 Ecuador Guayaquil, Ecuador Coliseo Cerrado  South Korea
1983 October 20–23 Denmark Copenhagen, Denmark Brøndby Hallen  South Korea
1985 September 4–8 South Korea Seoul, South Korea Jamsil Gymnasium  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  South Korea  South Korea
1991 October 28 – November 3 Greece Athens, Greece  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 Butterdome  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 Ice Arena Tractor

All-time medal table[edit]

All-time medal count as 2013 World Taekwondo Championships.[2]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  South Korea 158 30 29 217
2  Spain 22 22 60 104
3  Chinese Taipei 14 25 37 76
4  United States 13 19 47 79
5  Iran 11 16 18 45
6  Turkey 10 18 30 58
7  China 9 9 9 27
8  France 6 10 15 31
9  Germany 5 12 32 49
10  Mexico 4 27 30 61
11  Netherlands 4 5 15 24
12  Thailand 3 5 11 19
13  Cuba 3 3 6 12
14  Denmark 2 6 3 11
 Great Britain 2 6 3 11
16  Croatia 2 5 10 17
17  Egypt 2 3 12 17
18  Mali 2 0 1 3
19  Canada 1 11 13 25
20  Russia 1 5 10 16
21  Brazil 1 4 7 12
22  Greece 1 3 9 13
23  Ecuador 1 2 1 4
24  Australia 1 1 17 19
25  Azerbaijan 1 1 8 10
26  Gabon 1 0 0 1
27  Italy 0 5 15 20
28  Philippines 0 5 6 11
29  Morocco 0 3 7 10
30  Ivory Coast 0 2 11 13
31  Afghanistan 0 2 2 4
 Puerto Rico 0 2 2 4
33  Chile 0 2 1 3
34  Indonesia 0 2 0 2
 Uzbekistan 0 2 0 2
36  Japan 0 1 5 6
37  Venezuela 0 1 4 5
38  Argentina 0 1 3 4
39  Jordan 0 1 2 3
40  Bahrain 0 1 0 1
 Guam 0 1 0 1
 Portugal 0 1 0 1
43  Kazakhstan 0 0 6 6
 Sweden 0 0 6 6
45  Dominican Republic 0 0 5 5
 Serbia 0 0 5 5
 Vietnam 0 0 5 5
48  Belarus 0 0 3 3
 Norway 0 0 3 3
 Saudi Arabia 0 0 3 3
 Senegal 0 0 3 3
  Switzerland 0 0 3 3
 Tunisia 0 0 3 3
54  Austria 0 0 2 2
 Belgium 0 0 2 2
 Cyprus 0 0 2 2
 Finland 0 0 2 2
 Guatemala 0 0 2 2
 Hungary 0 0 2 2
 Malaysia 0 0 2 2
   Nepal 0 0 2 2
 Slovenia 0 0 2 2
63  Colombia 0 0 1 1
 Costa Rica 0 0 1 1
 Israel 0 0 1 1
 Nigeria 0 0 1 1
 Poland 0 0 1 1
 Uganda 0 0 1 1
Total 280 280 560 1120

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]