Boxing is the gold standard for using hands in boxing and TKD is one of the very best martial arts for kicking in kickboxing. … By combining both, you would get a style somewhat similar to kickboxing , so it would be a good thing but depending on what you want to get out of it.
Taekwondo is a sport. … Taekwondo includes many techniques – such as blocking, dodging and footwork – for defending or evading the attacks permitted within the sport’s rules. These techniques can be effective in defending yourself if you’re caught in the chaos of a street fight, but they were not designed that way.
Boxing is more about combinations, timing, and rhythm, while Taekwondo is more about distance, strategy, and deception.
Punches are quicker, but weaker and require chaining to be effective.