Won Kuk Lee and Woon Kyu Um face each other at the Korean Taekwondo Association dojang in the 1960s


Um seated at right in November 2011 at the Tae Park Taekwondo Tournament in Grand Rapids, MI. Photo by

UM, Woon-kyu Um (also spelled Woon Kyu Uhm) was an early taekwondo pioneer; in 2004 he became the second president of the Kukkiwon, after Un Yong Kim.

Um was a student of Won Kuk Lee who went on to become the third president of Chung Do Kwan (after LEE, Won-kuk and SON, Duk-sung.

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