What we do
CUTKD provides regular practices teaching the basic techniques of modern WT-Style Taekwondo. Participating in these practices, you can increase your strength, flexibility, coordination and cardiovascular fitness.
After reaching Green Belt, you can participate in extra practices at West Side Tae Kwon Do. West Side Tae Kwon Do offers Advanced Sparring and Advanced Poomsae practices in addition to regular Columbia practices.
Each semester, CUTKD offers two belt tests for color belts. You can take the belt test to increase your belt level! To qualify to take the belt test, you need to participate in ten Columbia regular practices.
Throughout each academic year, CUTKD competes in the Eastern Collegiate Taekwondo Conference (ECTC) and National Collegiate Taekwondo Association (NCTA) Championship.
As one of the most prominent martial arts groups on campus with diverse group of members, CUTKD demonstrates our skills and teamwork in many culture shows and on-campus events.
Throughout academic year, CUTKD holds a number of social events for current members and alumni. You can make close friends and find your community here at CUTKD, so please come by!