The Pan American Taekwondo Union (PATU) had great acceptance to the event that annually brings together international referees and candidates to become certified, recognized by the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) in Poomsae.
More than 150 participants coming from twenty different countries came together at the Xfinity Arena in Everett, WA.
Received by the Executive Director– Pan American Taekwondo Union (PATU) CEO, Master Rick Shin– recognized officials by the WTF, Masters and Coaches, presided this event, among them, Kim Eil Chul, In Seon Kim, Hwang In Sik, Mustapha Moutarazak, Yoo Jung Seok and Youn Jan Han.
The remarkable participation from the numerous countries makes it evident the great progress we can see in Poomsae events world-wide and specifically in the American Continent.
Translated by Lisethe Salcido