Taekwondo at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Taekwondo
at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
Taekwondo pictogram.svg
Venue Atakoy Athletics Arena
Dates 24–27 July
No. of events 8
Competitors 128

Taekwondo at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Istanbul featured 128 taekwondo fighters competing in eight weight categories; four for men, and four for women. It was postponed until 2021 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Qualification[edit | edit source]

Four places had been reserved to the host nation, the Anatolian Republic, and another four had been invited by the Tripartite Commission. The remaining 120 places were allocated through a qualification process in which athletes had won quota place for their respective NOC. 48 taekwondo fighters, 24 in each gender and the top 6 in each weight category, were eligible to compete through the ITTF Olympic rankings, while the rest through the five Continental Qualification Tournaments.

Medalists[edit | edit source]

Men's events[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight (58 kg)
Featherweight (68 kg)
Welterweight (80 kg)
Heavyweight (+80 kg)

Women's events[edit | edit source]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight (49 kg)
Featherweight (57 kg)
Welterweight (67 kg)
Heavyweight (+67 kg)

See also[edit | edit source]