About the Author
Dr. Constantine Beis is teaching the following courses at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports Sciences:
- Taekwondo (elective) since 1991;
- Taekwondo – WTF (specialty) since 1994 and;
- Taekwondo – ITF (specialty) since 2018.
In addition, he taught theory and practice at 13 Hellenic and European Taekwondo Federation Coaching Schools (1996-2011).
Dr. Beis holds a PhD from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports Sciences since 2001. He obtained his MSc in Coaching in 1996 from Democritus University of Thrace, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports Sciences. He also studied for 2 years (1983-84) at the Frankfurt’s Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Sport Institute, specializing in Sports Medicine.
Dr. Beis has written and overseen publication of three books on Taekwondo; he has also written “NOTES” for university students, as well as dozens of science projects for international conferences and journals, and has attended more than 63 scientific conferences, symposiums, and seminars (both Greek and international).
Dr. Beis has served as a Federal Coach for the Hellenic Taekwondo Federation National Teams (1991-2000 and 2005-2010) and has participated, as a Coach and a (scientific) Fellow, in the Hellenic Olympic teams preparation: BARCELONA (1992), SYDNEY (2000), AND BEIJING (2008) OLYMPIC GAMES.
Dr. Constantine Beis was a Greek Taekwondo champion; he competed in the European Taekwondo Championship (5th place), as well as the World Taekwondo Championship, as a member of the National Men’s Team (1982-1983).
Το περιοδικό “ΤΟ ΜΟΝΟΠΑΤΙ ΤΟΥ ΠΟΛΕΜΙΣΤΗ” (18ο τεύχος, σελ. 19, Δεκέμβριος 2001, firstname.lastname@example.org), δημοσίευσε ένα άρθρο του Ομοσπονδιακού προπονητή του Shotokan Karate κ. Σάββα Μαστραππά, με τίτλο: “ΕΝΑ ΕΞΑΙΡΕΤΙΚΟ ΒΙΒΛΙΟ ΓΙΑ ΟΛΟΥΣ». Χαρακτηρίζει το βιβλίο εξαιρετικό, πρωτοποριακό για τα διεθνή δεδομένα, επιστημονικά δομημένο, απαραίτητο βοήθημα για όλες τις μαχητικές τέχνες, κ.λπ.
“Best book on combative and martial arts ever written by a Greek author. The author, based on scientific grounds, provides a very good description of the components mentioned on the book title.”
Interactive book Taekwondo Olympic Sport
Dr. Konstantinos Beis
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