19th Jimmy Kim Invitational Taekwondo Championships to be Broadcast Live Online

Sept. 26, 2008, 10:59 a.m. (ET)

Leading internet sports network IBN Sports (www.ibnsports.com) will broadcast the 19th Jimmy Kim Invitational Taekwondo Championship live online, starting at 12:00PM PST, September 27, 2008.

The Jimmy Kim Invitational Taekwondo Championships, held annually in Long Beach, California, is one of the premier sport Taekwondo events in the United States, and a favorite proving ground for state, national and Olympic-caliber Taekwondo athletes.

Tournament Director Master Jimmy Kim (1988 Olympic Gold Medalist and coach of 2008 Olympian Charlotte Craig) invites all Taekwondo athletes and spectators to enjoy this high-quality live internet broadcast, which will feature elite black belt fights, poomsae demonstrations, athlete interviews and commentary.

The broadcast will feature some of USA-Taekwondo's best athletes, including 2008 Olympian Charlotte Craig, 2007 Jr. National Champion Damian Villa, 2008 Sr. National Champion Kira Cramer, 2008 World Junior Open Championships gold medallist Carolyn Lieberman and other National Champions.

In addition to the exciting fights, several U.S. National Poomsae Team Members will demonstrate individual, pair and team poomsae.

Action starts at 12:00PM PST on Saturday, September 27, 2008!

Watch live online at www.ibnsports.com

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