Jung Do Kwan
|Jung Do Kwan|
|Revised Romanization||Jung Do Gwan|
|McCune–Reischauer||Chŏng Do Kwan|
Jung Do Kwan was founded in 1956 by Young Woo Lee, and was the last of the original nine Kwans that formed the Kukkiwon. This is detailed in "A Modern History of Taekwondo" by Kyong Myong Lee and Kang Won Sik (1999).
Taekwondo Jung Do Kwan still exists today, but only as a fraternal social friendship club. The official training curriculum endorsed by Taekwondo Jung Do Kwan is the Kukkiwon curriculum. The new President of the Jung Do Kwan will be announced soon.
The word jung can be translated as righteous while do means way. So Jung Do Kwan can be translated as school of the righteous way.
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