International Taekwon‑Do Federation

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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… read more
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Distinguished ITF EB members, Dear NGB Representatives and Grand Masters and Masters, Dear ITF Members, Taekwon‑Do artists and practitioners, As the glorious year of 2018 comes to a close, we now welcome the New Year 2019 with great hopes. Availing this opportunity, I would like to send my sincerest New Year greetings to the Vice-Presidents and EB member of the ITF, the… read more
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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… read more
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On 25th May - 4th June 2018, the National Sports Tournament for its second edition took place in Phnom Penh, Cambodia concluded by Taekwon‑Do Demonstration performed by 600 Taekwon‑Do practitioners of ITF Cambodia to start with its President in person Mr. Keo Remy, President of Human Rights Committee of Cambodian Congress. The event was honored by the presence of Cambodian… read more
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A welcome Ceremony for Cambodian winners at the 9th Asian Taekwon‑Do Championship in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia was held on 22nd May at the building of the Cabinet of Cambodia. The ceremony was honored by the presence of Cambodian Government Prime Minister H.E. Mr. Hun Sen accompanied by Deputy Prime Ministers, Minister of Sports along with VIPs of governmental level, Taekwon‑Do… read more
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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 Technical Committee of ITF GM Hwang Ho Yong. I am pleased to address all the NGB of the American continent to express… read more
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Distinguished ITF EB members, Grand Masters and Masters, NGB Representatives, Dear Members, We are now seeing out the old year 2017 in which we recorded a meaningful chapter in the history of the ITF and seeing in the hopeful and significant NEW YEAR 2018. The year 2017 was impressive to all Taekwon‑Doists across the planet and remained in our minds as a historical year full of… read more
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Dear President. Availing myself to this opportunity, I would like to express my thanks for the invitation of ITF Officials and ITF Demonstration Team to 2017 WTF World Taekwon‑Do Championships in Muju that you extended following our meeting on the 3rd May 2017 in Lausanne in the framework of the execution of the Protocol of Accord so ratified in Nanjing between the World Taekwon&… read more
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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. On the basis of the common understandings that both sides are recognized as the International bodies to govern the worldwide activities relating to the Taekwon‑Do, both Presidents profoundly shared the… read more
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CONGRATULATIONS On my behalf as the President of ITF, I hereby would like to congratulate all ITF family members in celebration on the specific occasion of this historical day, 22nd March, when ITF had been founded by late Gen. Choi Hong Hi exactly 51 years ago. May I take this opportunity to express our hearty thanks and gratitude to Mrs. Choi Chun Hi, the Widow of late Gen. Choi… read more
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Dear Members, A Happy, Healthy and Prosperous New Year 2017! We are just in the moment to say GOOD-BYE to the year 2016. May I take this opportunity to extend my heartfelt THANKS and GRATITUDES to all the members including the Grand Masters and Masters for your tremendous contributions and dedications to further evolution and worldwide promotion of the original Taekwon‑Do in the… read more
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This annual event was held on 28 & 29 May 2016 in the City of Melaka and attracted over 650 participants from 70 primary and secondary school in the country. The overall school champion was taken by the Wen Hua Primary School from Melaka. It was supported and endorsed by the Ministry Of Education Malaysia, where participants were given credit marks towards their school curriculum. read more
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On Saturday 20th Feb 2016, Pakistan National Taekwon‑Do Association ITF hosted the 2nd International Taekwon‑Do Championships which was held in the Sindh Sports Board Complex Hall, Nazimabad #2 Karachi, Pakistan. The All Afghanistan National Taekwon‑Do Association ITF and Moldavia ITF was invited to this memorable championship. read more
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An International and National Technical Seminar and International Instructor Course, were contacted in Paphos Cyprus, from the 29th to 31st of January 2016. The contactor was Senior Grand Master Professor Hwang Ho Yong, ITF’s Senior Vice President and Chairman of the ITF Technical & Education Committee. SGM Hwang arrived to Cyprus on Thursday the 28th of January in the afternoon. read more