Argentina - The Argentina Taekwondo Confederation (CAT by its acronym in Spanish) and the Guatemalan Taekwondo Federation (FNT by its acronym in Spanish), made an innovative agreement that will have its operations center in the Buenos Aires province. MasTKD Español.
United States - Great Britain National Team coaches Gareth Brown and Paul Green along with special guest athlete Jade Jones gather over 150 athletes in Texas.
United States - Portland, the major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest in the US, will be a “must” stop for all the athletes who want to experience a competition of the highest level in the region. MasTKD Español.
International - The IOC Session has confirmed that taekwondo is on the core sports programme of the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris. The IOC Session, which took place in Lima, confirmed taekwondo’s place following the selection of Paris as the host city for the 2024 Games and on the proposal of the IOC Executive Board.
International - Two vice presidents and four council members have been appointed to the World Taekwondo Council by the organization’s president, Chungwon Choue.
México - The Mexican Taekwondo Federation issued a new mandate for athletes wanting to participate at international events. The decision upset PATU. MasTKD Español
Egypt - The Egyptian resort city of Sharm El-Sheikh in Egypt will be hosting the 2017 World Taekwondo Cadet Championships from August 24-27.
United States - Double gold for the Texas Varsity League TVTAL in their participation at the First High School Taekwondo Team Nationals during USAT National Championships in Detroit, MI. MasTKD Español.
Argentina - MasTaekwondo General Manager, Matías Gustavo Rojas, died after five months of fighting against a desease. He was 39. MasTKD Español.
South Korea - One day ahead of the opening of the 2017 WTF World Taekwondo Championships, the WTF General Assembly convened in Muju, Korea, to review the last four years’ progress and to prepare for this afternoon’s quadrennial leadership elections.