First Ever Havana Open Taekwondo Tournament

Taekwondo was introduced to Cuba in 1986 and since then, the island nation has won four Olympic medals, including Urbia Melendez’s silver at the 2000 Sydney games, Yanelis Labrada’s silver at Athens 2004, and Daynellis Montejo’s bronze at Beijing 2008, all three in the 49 kilo division.