1973 World Taekwondo Championships

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1973 World Championships
Host city South Korea Seoul, South Korea
Dates May 25–27
Stadium Kukkiwon
Champions
Men  South Korea

The 1973 World Taekwondo Championships were the 1st edition of the World Taekwondo Championships, and were held in Seoul, South Korea from May 25 to May 27, 1973.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Lightweight
(−64 kg)
Lee Ki-hyung
 South Korea
Armando Chavero
 West Germany
Joe Hayes
 United States
Georg Karrenberg
 West Germany
Heavyweight
(+64 kg)
Kim Jeong-tae
 South Korea
Mike Warren
 United States
Albert Cheeks
 United States
Raymond Sell
 United States

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  South Korea 2 0 0 2
2  United States 0 1 3 4
3  West Germany 0 1 1 2
Total 2 2 4 8

Participating nations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Black Belt. Books.google.co.uk. Retrieved 2 December 2014.