US Olympic hopeful Madelynn Gorman-Shore explains the sport of taekwondo on Keep the Flame Alive Podcast. Photo courtesy of USA Taekwondo.

Episode 112: Olympic Hopeful Madelynn Gorman-Shore on Taekwondo

Release Date: November 21, 2019

Category: Athletes | Podcast | Taekwondo

This week we talk with Olympic hopeful Madelynn Gorman-Shore to understand how the sport of Taekwondo works. We learn that it’s much more than just kicking people in the head, it’s also the sport of very expensive socks.

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Plus, the IOC’s got a brand-new sponsor in AirBnb, which is going to sponsor the Games through 2028. We talk about that development….could we have the makings of a hotelnovela?!

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Photo courtesy of USA Taekwondo

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