Founder of Taekwon-Do Gen. Choi Hong-Hi

Taekwon-Do was devised, studied and completed by Gen. Choi Hong Hi of Korea and brought into the world as modern martial arts. Gen. Choi Hong Hi had to practice Karate of Japan because Korea was under its colonial occupation for over 36 years. Korea was liberated from Japanese colonial rule in 1945. 

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  ITF President Prof. RI Yong Son

Dear Members,

I on behalf of the International Taekwon-Do Federation(ITF) would like to extend my heartfelt thanks and congratulations to all the Taekwon-Doists the world over who have been devoting themselves to the worldwide development and evolution of the original Taekwon-Do, the legacy of the late Gen. Choi Hong Hi, ... 

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GEN. CHOI HONG-HI  

ITF LEADERSHIP




HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO TAEKWON-DO!!!  

The April 11th, 2019 is the 64th  anniversary day of the naming of  “Taekwon-Do” by Gen. Choi Hong Hi. Celebrating this day, we are all in missing for Gen. Choi Hong Hi, our father and teacher and our hearts are in a full determination to implement and complete his last words and remain loyal to his valuable legacy to the end. ...

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WT DELEGATION VISITS THE ITF HEADQUATERS 

 April 6th 2019 was an historical and significant day for the International Taekwon-Do Federation and World Taekwondo. As planned, the WT Delegation headed by   Dr. Chungwon Choue, President of World Taekwondo paid a visit to the ITF Headquarters in Vienna, Austria and held friendly talks with Prof. Ri Yong Son, the ITF President.

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2019 NEW YEAR MESSAGE

 

from ITF PRESIDENT PROF. RI YONG SON

26 Dec. 2018


Agreement between International Taekwon-Do Federation & World Taekwon-do

 

An Agreement between ITF & WT was adopted on the 2nd November 2018 in Pyongyang, DPR of Korea following the bilateral consultations with regards to the integration between two Federations.

 Prof. Ri Yong Son, President of International Taekwon-Do Federation and Dr. Chungwon CHOUE, President of World Taekwon-do ratified the given Agreement.  The signing ceremony was honoured by the presence of Prof. GM. Hwang Ho Yong, Senior Vice-President, Mr. Kim Chol Gyu, Director of Finance & Administration and Mr. Choi Hyong Chol, Deputy Chairman of  Finance & Market Standing committee on the side of ITF 

headed by its President Prof. Ri Yong Son and of Mr. Hossein Rafaty, Secretary General, Mr. Ahmed Fouly, president of Taekwon-do Federation of Africa, Mr. John Kotsifas, President of Taekwon-do Federation of Oceania, Mr. Angelo Cito, Member of the WT Executive Board & President of Taekwon-do Federation of Italy and Mr. Eil Chul Kim, Deputy General Secretary Manager on the side of WT headed by its President Dr. Chungwon Choue.


Agreement between ITF and WT

in Pyongyang

 

November 2, 2018

PYONGYANG, DPR KOREA 

 


Dr. Thomas Bach, President of the IOC at the ITF Demonstration Performance in Muju, South Korea

ITF Demonstration Team performed at the Kukkiwon

ITF Demonstration Team headed by

Prof. Mst. Ri Yong Son in South Korea


THE TALKS HELD BETWEEN ITF AND WTF

  The talks between the ITF President Prof. RI Yong Son and the WTF President Dr. CHOUE Chungwon have taken place in the friendly atmosphere in Lausanne, Switzerland on 3 May 2017.

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The 16th National ITF Taekwon-Do Championship of Afghanistan

Over 120 Taekwon-Do athletes from four provinces Kabul, Herat, Badakhshan and Balkh took part at the 16th National Taekwon-Do ITF Championship of Afghanistan held on 17th-18th of Jan 2019. 

Due to unstable and risky situation in the country, AANTA representatives from other provinces of Afghanistan could not participate. 

The competition was held at Dashta Barchi modern sport hall with a very positive impression on all the attendees.

The Championship was organized by All Afghanistan National Taekwon-Do Association ITF. The competitors presented as always a very good technical skills, especially in the sparring category of children. Medals, Cups and Certificates were awarded to all winners, Umpires, Referees and Coaches.


International Seminar and Special Congress of the PTC in Argentina 

 

 

Official PTC report 

  

Having finished the special Congress of the PTC. And International Seminar in the cities of San Miguel de Tucuman and Buenos Aires- Argentina, which had the illustrious visits of the President of the ITF Prof. Master Ri Yong Son and the Chairman Thecnical Committee of ITF GM Hwang Ho Yong. ...

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Göteborgs Open Championship

 

The Championship was organized by Göteborgs TK-D club and Taekwon-Do Sweden last weekend, 24/3, in Göteborg, Sweden.

There were approximately 120 participants from Greenland, Serbia and Sweden. The Championship, started at 10.00 AM ended at 17.00 PM including Tul, Matsoki, Special Techniques and Power Breaking. It was a real success.

 

Final Standings



ITF CONSTITUTION

ANTI-DOPING RULES

ITF UMPIRE RULES

ITF BY-LAW + APPENDICES

ITF TOURNAMENT RULES 



 

 XXI ITF TAEKWON-DO

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

 

BULGARIA

24-30 AUGUST

2019

 

INFO PACK v.1

 

THE 15th BIG APPLE

TAEKWON-DO ITF

CHAMPIONSHIP

USA

 

HOSTED BY NAFT & SANCIONED BY ITF

 OCTOBER 12th and 13th - 2019

 

 

SEMINARIO INTERNACIONAL

 

GM Osvaldo Rios Olivero

5,6,7 de Julio 2019

GUATEMALA


 

 

XIV PanAm Taekwon-Do games

USA 2019

 

June 20th - June 23rd

 

2019

 

Ocala,  USA

 

 

 

Official Invitation

 

International Technical Seminar ITF

 Seminar organizer:

IMGC Germany e.V. 

Workshop Leader:

ITF Senior Vice-President, Chairman of ITF Technical & Education Committee 

GM Hwang Ho Yong

 

GENERAL INFORMATION

 

The 40th Anniversary Championship of

Honduran Association of Taekwon-Do ITF

(AHT-ITF)

 

30 MARZO 2019

 

 

 INTERNATIONAL

GERMAN TAEKWON-DO 

ITF CHAMPIONSHIP

 

23-24 February

2019

Heide, Germany