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Kyu Hung Lee performing poomsae for the WTF’s promotional film at the Midong Elementary School in Seoul, Korea, on July 12, 2008.


Complete Taekwondo Poomsae by Lee & Kim

Dr. Grandmaster LEE, Kyu-hyung is a 9th dan grandmaster of WT-style taekwondo and was the former president of the Kukkiwon. He is the co-author of the book Complete Taekwondo Poomsae. Lee also oversaw the preparation of the previous series of WT-style poomsae videos for Kukkiwon available on YouTube. Currently he is affiliated with the Taekwondowon.


Lee was born in 1948. He holds a Ph.D. in physical education from Keimyoung University granted in August 2002.

2013-2014 - President of Kukkiwon

1973-2005 - head of the Korean National Taekwondo Demonstration Team

1988 - Head of the Olympic Taekwondo Demonstration Team

1988 - Korean team manager for the first World Taekwondo Poomsae competition

He is a former head of the Korean National Children’s Taekwondo Demo Team, head of the Korean National Taekwondo Demo Team, and professor of Taekwondo studies at the Kyemyeng University.