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ROMA 20180

Rome ready to host the Grand Prix

Italy - The first World Taekwondo Grand Prix of 2018 will take place in Rome on 1-3 June, bringing together the world’s very best Taekwondo stars as they battle it out to become Grand Prix champions.

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Puerto Rico used services of suspended coach for alleged abuse

Puerto Rico used services of suspended coach for alleged abuse

United States - During the last weeks revealed that well known athletes and coaches were suspended and/or banned for sexual misconduct in the United States. But now it is evident once again that the notifications remain unreached: Puerto Rico used the services of a coach who is currently suspended and investigated for alleged sexual abuse. PATU argued that he had no information about such suspension.

SELF-CONFIDENCE AND AWARENESS0

TaekwonDonna total succeed in Italy

TaekwonDonna total succeed in Italy

Italy - At the Olimpic preparatory center has taken place a conference of two days for “TaekwonDonna”, an initiative wanted by FITA. A journey to discover those values that make this sport unique: “Gym and sport give to the woman athletes the chance to increase self-confidence and awareness”.

HAMMAMET 20180

Largest-ever WT Junior Championships come to a close with Russia and Iran topping the female and male medal tables

Largest-ever WT Junior Championships come to a close with Russia and Iran topping the female and male medal tables

Tunisia - The record-breaking World Taekwondo Junior championships drew to a close today with Russia and Iran finishing top of the female and male medal table respectively following five-days of thrilling action.

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Rome ready to host the Grand Prix

Italy - The first World Taekwondo Grand Prix of 2018 will take place in Rome on 1-3 June, bringing together the world’s very best Taekwondo stars as they battle it out to become Grand Prix champions.

CONTROVERSY 0

Puerto Rico used services of suspended coach for alleged abuse

United States - During the last weeks revealed that well known athletes and coaches were suspended and/or banned for sexual misconduct in the United States. But now it is evident once again that the notifications remain unreached: Puerto Rico used the services of a coach who is currently suspended and investigated for alleged sexual abuse. PATU argued that he had no information about such suspension.

 

SELF-CONFIDENCE AND AWARENESS0

TaekwonDonna total succeed in Italy

TaekwonDonna total succeed in Italy

Italy - At the Olimpic preparatory center has taken place a conference of two days for “TaekwonDonna”, an initiative wanted by FITA. A journey to discover those values that make this sport unique: “Gym and sport give to the woman athletes the chance to increase self-confidence and awareness”.

HAMMAMET 20180

WT General Assembly approves competition rule changes

WT General Assembly approves competition rule changes

Tunisia - The World Taekwondo General Assembly today unanimously approved a series of changes to its Competition Rules as part of its ongoing commitment to ensure taekwondo is as exciting and engaging as possible for its global fan base.

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Grand Opening of Azraq Taekwondo Academy’s new facility

Grand Opening of Azraq Taekwondo Academy’s new facility

Jordan - On Sunday April 1st, 2018, the Azraq Taekwondo Academy training facility was officially inaugurated by Taekwondo Humanitarian Foundation (THF) Chairman and World Taekwondo (WT) President Dr. Chungwon Choue, just short of two years after the launch of the Foundation’s first pilot project in the camp.

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Taekwondo Malaysia organizes fundraising run for refugees

Taekwondo Malaysia organizes fundraising run for refugees

Malaysia - Innovative fundraising and promotional activities for THF took place in margin of the Malaysia Open Taekwondo Championships, which were co-organized by World Taekwondo, Taekwondo Malaysia and the Asian Taekwondo Union in Putrajaya, Western Malaysia from March 1 to 4, 2018.

HAMMAMET 20180

Largest-ever WT Junior Championships come to a close with Russia and Iran topping the female and male medal tables

Largest-ever WT Junior Championships come to a close with Russia and Iran topping the female and male medal tables

Tunisia - The record-breaking World Taekwondo Junior championships drew to a close today with Russia and Iran finishing top of the female and male medal table respectively following five-days of thrilling action.

HAMMAMET 20180

WT Council ensures a safe sport at Hammamet

Tunisia - The World Taekwondo Council today approved the Hammamet Declaration, which included a commitment to ensuring safe sport by taking all relevant measures for the prevention of injury and protection of athletes from all types of abuse.