1999 World Taekwondo Championships

The 1999 World Taekwondo Championships were the 14th edition of the World Taekwondo Championships, and were held in Butterdome, University of Alberta in Edmonton, Canada from June 2 to June 6, 1999, with 550 athletes participating from 66 countries.

1999 World Championships
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VenueUniversiade Pavilion
LocationCanada Edmonton, Canada
Dates2–6 June
Champions
Men South Korea
Women South Korea
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Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Finweight
(−54 kg)
Min Byeong-seok
  South Korea
Roberto Cruz
  Philippines
Gabriel Mercedes
  Dominican Republic
Chen Wei-chun
  Chinese Taipei
Flyweight
(−58 kg)
Yoon Jong-il
  South Korea
Abror Haider
  Denmark
Younes Sekkat
  Morocco
Hồ Nhất Thống
  Vietnam
Bantamweight
(−62 kg)
Ko Dae-kyu
  South Korea
Ahmet Evcimen
  Turkey
Mark López
  United States
Ivan Ron
  Spain
Featherweight
(−67 kg)
No Hyun-goo
  South Korea
Jesper Roesen
  Denmark
Francisco Zas
  Spain
Hsu Chi-hung
  Chinese Taipei
Lightweight
(−72 kg)
Hadi Saei
  Iran
Kim Byung-uk
  South Korea
Sergio Cárdenas
  Chile
Rosendo Alonso
  Spain
Welterweight
(−78 kg)
Jang Jong-oh
  South Korea
Bahri Tanrıkulu
  Turkey
Rodrigo Martínez
  Mexico
Josh Coleman
  United States
Middleweight
(−84 kg)
Majid Aflaki
  Iran
Yasin Yağız
  Turkey
Adilkhan Sagindykov
  Kazakhstan
Faissal Ebnoutalib
  Germany
Heavyweight
(+84 kg)
Moon Dae-sung
  South Korea
Moctar Doumbia
  France
Daniel Trenton
  Australia
Rubén Montesinos
  Spain

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Finweight
(−47 kg)
Belén Asensio
  Spain
Yoon Song-hee
  South Korea
France Pouzoulet
  France
Kadriye Selimoğlu
  Turkey
Flyweight
(−51 kg)
Chi Shu-ju
  Chinese Taipei
Shim Hye-young
  South Korea
Jennifer Delgado
  Spain
Yuan Guiru
  China
Bantamweight
(−55 kg)
Wang Su
  China
Jung Jae-eun
  South Korea
Meng Mei-chun
  Chinese Taipei
Christiana Bach
  Switzerland
Featherweight
(−59 kg)
Kang Hae-eun
  South Korea
Iridia Salazar
  Mexico
Gaël Texier
  Canada
Sonia Reyes
  Spain
Lightweight
(−63 kg)
Cho Hyang-mi
  South Korea
Zhang Huijing
  China
Lisa O'Keefe
  Australia
Ekaterina Noskova
  Russia
Welterweight
(−67 kg)
Elena Benítez
  Spain
Mirjam Müskens
  Netherlands
Chang Wan-chen
  Chinese Taipei
Barbara Pak
  Canada
Middleweight
(−72 kg)
Kim Yoon-kyung
  South Korea
Ibone Lallana
  Spain
Chen Zhong
  China
Filiz Nur Aydın
  Turkey
Heavyweight
(+72 kg)
Kao Ching-yi
  Chinese Taipei
Dominique Bosshart
  Canada
Maria Konyakhina
  Russia
Laurence Rase
  Belgium

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  South Korea94013
2  Spain2169
3  Chinese Taipei2046
4  Iran2002
5  China1124
6  Turkey0325
7  Denmark0202
8  Canada0123
9  France0112
  Mexico0112
11  Netherlands0101
  Philippines0101
13  Australia0022
  Russia0022
  United States0022
16  Belgium0011
  Chile0011
  Dominican Republic0011
  Germany0011
  Kazakhstan0011
  Morocco0011
   Switzerland0011
  Vietnam0011
Totals (23 nations)16163264

Team rankingEdit

ReferencesEdit