2nd International ITF Taekwon-Do Chang Ung Cup
20th Feb 2016
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.
From Afghanistan 9 competitors and 1 official participated, the Afghan team has demonstrated all 5 divisions Patterns, Sparring, Special Technique, Self Defense Routine and Power Breaking. The championship was successfully ended, over 400 junior and senior competitors of different colors and black belts nationally and internationally competed. The head and members of different martial arts were invited as the guests to the above mentioned championships. The All Afghanistan National Taekwon-Do Association ITF team performed an excellent demonstration as mentioned above. Besides, on the 20th Feb 2016; a technical seminar was conducted by the AANTA Umpire Committee Member, Mr. Noor Mohammad Shirzai, International Instructor and Umpire, 5th Dan black belt ITF, which brought a great experience for all the competitors, coaches, referees and judges for being more experienced and professional to the next ITF championships. H.E Master Hed Mohammad Shirzai, Founder and president of All Afghanistan National Taekwon-Do Association ITF, Chairman Expansion Committee ATF and official representative ITF for Afghanistan was the guest of honor of this championship, who played an important role for the popularization, development and Expanding of the ITF TKD in Pakistan Who Founded the Pakistan National Taekwon-do Association ITF which is now running with his student Mr. Nazim Barkat Ali President of Pakistan National Taekwon-Do Association ITF. Afghanistan with 8 gold medals and 1 silver medal got the overall cup and first position, which is proud for all Afghans. Pakistan national TKD ITF Association got the 2nd position and Moldavia ITF team got the 3rd position.
Thanks for those who made this championship a huge success and congratulations to the participants who made this championship remarkable and memorable.
Yours Sincerely; Taekwon
MASTER HED MOHAMMAD SHIRZAI