From an outstanding number of nominations, five finalists have been determined for the 7 Annual Chris Canning Award of Excellence. The winner will be announced during the opening ceremonies of the Junior Olympics and National Championships on Thursday, June 30, in San Jose, Calif.
We had the opportunity to interview exclusively for masTaekwondo.com the vice-president of WTF and the WTF Council Member, from Perú Iván Dibos. “…I try to do the best I can in Taekwondo…”
Aaron Cook won gold in the -80kg division comprehensively defeating Ivan Trajkovic of Slovenia in the final, 22-10; and Jordan Gayle has returned to action in fantastic fashion this weekend securing a bronze medal in the -68kg class at the Austrian Open.
The World Championships 2011 in Gyeongju saw the demonstration of a new way for team competition: Korea vs. Russia was the game.
McPherson (Welterweight) will now join women's featherweight Diana Lopez, men's Featherweight Terrence Jennings and men's Welterweight Steven Lopez at the World Olympic Qualifier in Baku, Azerbaijan, June 30-July 3.
United Kingdom - GB Taekwondo and the British Olympic Association (BOA) have announced the selection of weight categories in which British athletes will compete at the 2012 Olympic Games in London next year.
Taekwondo Canada is pleased to announce the team that will be representing Canada at the 2011 World Taekwondo Qualification tournament for London 2012 Olympic Games.
Letter from the Secretary General of the WTF, Jin Suk Yang.
United States - The Pan-American Qualifying Championship held in Peru in March left a series of issues that, according to Ji Ho Choi, PATU President, are only masTaekwondo.com inventions in order to damage PATU´s image.
Iran grabbed the men’s overall title at the just-ended WTF World Taekwondo Championships in Gyeongju, Korea on May 6, 2011.