Taekwondo Hall of Fame® Ceremony 2011
Country : Portugal
Master Joao Correia holds is a 7th DAN Black Belt certified by Kukkiwon. He began practicing Taekwondo in Portugal in 1980 under Grand Master CHUNG SUN YONG, and later under PARK MOON SOO who is his current instructor. As a Master trainer he conducted international seminars in France, England, Spain, Norway, India, Brazil, Ireland and Portugal. He is a Sports Coach certified by the Portugese Institute of Sports and Youth (IPDJ), and participated as such participated in competitions held in France, England, Spain, Taiwan, Armenia, Turkey, Argentina, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria and Portugal. He successfully completed a Physical Education Monitor Course conducted by the CEFAD. He is presently the Taekwondo Master at the PENICHE INTERNATIONAL MARTIAL ARTS CENTER in Portugal. On August 25th 2011 he was inducted into the OFFICIAL TAEKWONDO HALL OF FAME in an historic ceremony held at Kukkiwon World Taekwondo Headquarters in Seoul, Korea.