United States - From April 10th to 12th, this event will take place for the first time ever in the region at Portland, Orengon USA, the top four winners of youth, cadet, junior, and ultra divisions will earn an invitation to the 2020 and 2021 Pan Am Championships.
Russia - After the Council Meeting held recently in Moscow, Russia, the members approved new amendments at the medical code, that include several changes in order to protect the integrity of the athletes competing at WT sanctioned events. MasTKD.com talked in exclusive with Dr. David Jeong, Medical Committee Chairman about all these topics.
Guatemala - Taekwondo marks lives and its philosophy is capable of moving armies, literally. Find out the history of Taekwondo and the Kaibiles, the special Guatemalan land army force. MasTKD Español.
International - World Taekwondo (WT) joins International Olympic Committee (IOC) on the fight against harassment and abuse in sport on the campaign "Safeguarding". MasTKD Español.
Russia - After more than a year of research Mr. Ali Sağirkaya from Turkey, presented a proposal at the Council Meeting held in Moscow Russia, in order to take care about the safety of the cadet athletes. His proposal is about to compete with height divisions to protect the integrity of the athletes and prepare a better path for them.
Russia - With the occasion of the Gala Dinner held in Moscow, MasTKD.com talked in exclusive with Nader Abu Shawish, Organizing Committee Chairman of the United Arab Emirates, about the two big events that they will host the next year.
Russia - MasTKD.com talked in exclusive with the Para-Taekwondo Referee Chairman, Chakir Chelbat, who attended the Gala Dinner and Council Meeting held in Moscow Russia, where he told us that the Para-Taekwondo Referee Committee is having the same process of selection of referees as the Kyorugi Referee Committee is doing.
South Korea - With the occasion of the WT Poomsae Technical Meeting recently held in Taekwondowon, Korea, MasTKD talked in exclusive with Master Jung Heon Kim, Poomsae Committee Chairman about the drastic changes that the Poomsae format competition has been having, and how is the WT Poomsae committee preparing in order to improve the rules and regulations.
Russia - In occasion of the Grand Prix Final held in Moscow, MasTKD talked in exclusive with the International Referee, Jasna Golubič about the preparation of the referees for the Olympic Games, and qualities they should have to can officiate there.
Russia - Skylar Park from Canada (-57Kg.) talked in exclusive with MasTKD about her qualification to the Olympic Games "Tokyo 2020".