International Taekwon‑Do Federation
Occasions with Gen. Choi Hong Hi
The first time I met Gen. Choi was in 1994 during the 9th World Championship in Malaysia, when I was still a school girl.
It was only in 1999, I got the opportunity to attend his international seminar. I was really very surprised to see how energetic an 81 year old man at that time. read more ...
ITF Malaysia – Fond Memories – Gen. Choi Hong Hi
Gen Choi Hong Hi was the Korean Ambassador to Malaysia from 1962 till 1964. He further developed Taekwon‑Do during his stay in Malaysia and had always regarded Malaysia as the “2nd Home of Taekwon‑Do.”
I remembered during the late 60s till 1971, almost every instructor who Gen Choi delegated to teach in other countries read more ...
Promotion to 7th Degree
I, the President of the British Isles Taekwon‑do Federation had the greatest Honour in having the Founder of Taekwon‑do General Choi Hong Hi come to his home town to conduct an IIC for his students and Instructors.
I was promoted to 7th Degree Master by General Choi Hong Hi on the last day of the Seminar ( August 2nd 1998). read more ...