UB Taekwondo Team Brings Home 12 Medals from National Open Tournament
by Alona Gaiek ’15
The University of Bridgeport is proud to welcome back our UB Taekwondo Team from the 2015 U.S. Open Taekwondo Championship, held on January 20-25, 2015 in Orlando, Florida. It has been the second consecutive year for UB’s team to compete on the world class level, led by Dr. Yongbom Kim, Co-Director of Martial Arts Studies. Hard work and twice per day practices paid off. After a great performance, students brought home six gold, two silver, and four bronze medals, as follows.