CHINA - MasTKD was informed by World Taekwondo authorities, that the Asian Qualification Tournament that would be held in Wuxi, China, in April, will no longer be held in that country. MasTKD Español.
Italy - Heading towards Tokyo 2020, the milestone event for the Olympic and Paralympic Games qualifiers from Europe is right on track. The Olympic Qualification Tournament will take place in Milan, Italy, between 17-19 April in a arena that has hosted many landmark sport events; the Allianz Cloud Milano.
India - The 2020 Indo Korean Taekwondo Cultural Festival & International Award Ceremony wrapped up in a great success in Kolkata, India on February 5, 2020, with the attendance of WT President Chungwon Choue and the WT Demonstration Team.
South Korea - World Taekwondo announced that head protectors with face shields will be worn by Para Taekwondo athletes competing at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games and Continental Qualification Tournaments in order to further ensure athlete safety.
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.
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.