World Taekwondo Demonstration Team return to Piazza di Spagna for spellbinding performance


ROME, Italy (Jun 2, 2022) - The world-famous World Taekwondo Demonstration Team today once again treated thousands of spectators and tourists at the Piazza di Spagna to an unforgettable performance ahead of tomorrow’s Roma 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix.


The Demonstration Team delivered a  typically flawless performance which combined athleticism, acrobatics, and gravity-defying Taekwondo techniques with a message of peace and hope.


Among the thousands watching on were World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue, IOC Member from China and Olympic gold medallist in speed skating, Hong Zhang, World Taekwondo Council Member and President of the Italian Taekwondo Federation (FITA) Angelo Cito, World Taekwondo Council and Korea Taekwondo Association Jinbang Yang, Ambassador of Korea to Italy Seong Ho Lee.  


It is the second time the Demonstration Team has performed at this historic site having delivered a spectacular routine there in 2019 when the Italian capital last hosted the World Taekwondo Grand Prix.


Some of the world’s best athletes, including many Tokyo 2020 medallists and Olympians will compete once again at the Foro Italico Arena during the Roma 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix on 3-5 June.