Great results that Serbian athletes had at the Olympic Games in the previous decade made taekwondo as one of the most popular individual sports in Serbia. Gold medal won by Milica Mandić in Beijing was the first gold medal for Serbia, and the Tijana Bogdanović continued the streak with the silver medal won in Rio de Janeiro.

Also, taekwondo is among individual sport with the most registered athletes in Serbia and there is no doubt that in the period to come it will remain among the most successful individual sports.