The Greats of Tae Kwon Do
Michael O'Malley


USA's  Michael J. O'Malley in awards ceremony at 1st Pan American
Taekwondo Championships in Mexico City, Mexico 1978
Photos Courtesy of TKD-Boston.com





USA National AAUTaekwondo Team
1st Pan Am Taekwondo Championships
Mexico City, Mexico

(1978)


Capt. John Holloway, Gerard Robbins, Kun Y.Lee, William. Kim, Greg Fears, & Michael J. O'Malley Oren Gautreau standing
photo courtesy of GentleEast.com
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Taiwan and USA Team at 5th World Taekwondo Championships in Guayaquil, Ecuador Feb. 1981
    


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                         Michael J. O'Malley
                         Technical Advisor / Taekwondo Hall of Fame



   1976 General Choi's Cup Intl. Championship1st place Grand Champ team
   1976 National Open Karate Championships, Darien Conn - Grand Champion
   1978 U.S. Team Trials, Washington D.C. -Gold Medal, Welterweight Division
   1978 Member / AAU "All American Men's Tae Kwon Do Team"  
   1978 U.S. Team Member Pre-World games Seoul,Korea
   1978 Pan-am Games, Mexico City--Bronze Medal
   1979 Member / AAU "All American Men's Tae Kwon Do Team"  
   1979 "Tiger Kim's" Intl Open Championship MSG, (NY) Grand Champion
   1979 U.S. Team Trials Dayton Ohio, Gold Medal -Welterweight
   1979 Selected " Male Competitor of the Year" @ U.S. Team Trials.
   1979 U.S. Team Member World Championships, Stuttgart Germany
   1979 U.S. Team Member North American Games, Honolulu, HI -- Silver
   1979 U.S. Team Member World Games, Taipei, Taiwan
   1980 U.S. Team Trials Berkley California, Gold Medal Welterweight
   1980 Recipient of  the "Ken Min Leadership Award" - Berkley California
   1980 Selected U.S. Team Captain
   1980 U.S. Team Member 2nd Pan Am Games Houston TX -Gold- Welter.
   1981 U.S. Team Member N.American Games Toronto, Canada--Gold
   1981 U.S. Team Trials Tampa Florida, Gold Medal-- Welterweight
   1981 Selected U.S. Team Captain for World Championships Ecuador
   1981 National Tae Kwon Do Championship Wash. D.C.-Grand Champion
   1984 Selected as U.S. Team coach of the East Squad for Olympic
   Sports Festival Houston, Texas
   Former Athlete Representative to the United States Olympic Committee
   2007  Technical Advisor / Taekwondo Hall of Fame


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