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Taekwondo at the Olympics
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Taekwondo at the Olympic Games
Facts about Taekwondo in the Olympics
Taekwondo in the Olympic Games width=  Olympics Taekwondo has been part of the olympic program 8 times.
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After the Rio Olympics a total of 64 medal sets have been awarded in Olympic Taekwondo. Go here for an all-time list of Medalists in Taekwondo.

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There has been 8 different Events in Olympic Taekwondo.

Medal table for Taekwondo in the Olympics
Gold Silver Bronze Total
1. KOR 122 5 19
2. CHN 71 2 10
3. USA 22 5 9
4. MEX 22 3 7
5. TPE 21 5 8
Complete Olympic Taekwondo Medalstanding
Taekwondo in the Olympic Programme
Olympic Games Venue Number of Events
Women Men
Sydney 2000 State Sports Centre 4 4
Athens 2004 Sports Pavilion Faliro 4 4
Beijing 2008 Beijing Science University Gymnasium 4 4
London 2012 ExCel 4 4
Rio 2016 Olympic Hall 3, Olympic park 4 4
Tokyo 2020 Makuhari Messe 4 4
Paris 2024 Grand Palais 4 4
Los Angeles 2028 LA Convention Center - South Hall 1 4 4
International Taekwondo Federation
The Olympic competitions in Taekwondo is organised by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) in cooperation with the host city of the specific games. Follow the link for more information about world championships, the international organisation, general history of Taekwondo etc.
These Taekwondo facts about Taekwondo in the olympics is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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