August 14, 2012

Frankovich Goes to World Championships


Rob Frankovich, Hamline's Taekwondo course instructor, recently brought three students to Korea to compete at the 2012 Haidong Gumdo World Championships. Haidong Gumbo is a from of Korean sword art. The event took place in Seoul, South Korea from July 9th - 17th. The USA Team consisted of 35 members plus nine coaches. This team included three Minnesota athletes along with Frankovich. Two of his students, Nicole Winckler & Brandon Osborne, qualified to participate in the final round and placed 2nd and 3rd, respectively.