World Military Taekwondo Tournament is in Rio from Nov 27th to Dec 3rd

The last WCM Taekwondo event was held in Korea, in 2015. Over 500 athletes attended with 41 countries competing in the men’s event and 25 in the women’s.

By Scarlet Bringuenti Bennett, Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - On November 27th, the International Military Sports Council (CISM) will be opening their 24th World Military Championship (WMC) Taekwondo tournament for the second time at the Brazilian naval base in Rio, which ends December 3rd.

CISM annually organizes over twenty WCM's for different sports in which all member nations can take part. They also organize continental and regional competitions and every four years the Military World Games and most recently Winter Games are held.

There are 138 countries that are CISM members and any are welcome to enter any . . .

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