The South Phyongan Provincial Taekwon-Do Club which was established in May 2000 ranks high among similar clubs formed in each province.
Based in Yangji-dong, Phyongsong, the club is provided satisfactorily with physical training grounds, gym, sci-tech learning space and others. It also has an affiliated juvenile Taekwon-Do school.
The club boasts that it is mostly staffed by instructors who accumulated experience in international games.
The instructors select on a yearly basis promising reserves among the members of Taekwon-Do groups formed in the provincial schoolchildren’s palace and halls and at senior middle schools as well as graduates from the juvenile Taekwon-Do school.
They direct great efforts to instructing the players to have a correct understanding of the fundamentals of Taekwon-Do and practice every movement accurately while working out scrupulous methods of training as suited to ages and characters of individual players.
Along with this, players are intensifying their training with an enthusiasm to demonstrate the prestige of the birthplace of Taekwon-Do.
The club has so far produced many excellent players, including Jo Kuk Hyon who won gold medal in the individual sparring of 92kg category in the 9th Asian Taekwon-Do Championships and Kim Kwang Son, Pak Nyom Won and Ri Song Hui who took the first place in the 21st Taekwon-Do World Championships.