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.
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.
International - The Grand Slam Director for WT Jin Bang Yang, talked exclusively with MasTKD about the qualification process to Olympics trough this event that is taking place in Wuxi China. With a separate ranking system, the WT is enhancing this tournament besides the Grand Prix Series to develop the way to compete for all the athletes around the world.
United States - The future of the Team Championships, the PanAm Qualification Tournament for Tokio 2020 and the Qualification for the Pan-American Games, were some of the topics that Master Ji Ho Choi talked exclusively for MasTKD.com
United Arab Emirates - Represented by Vice Mayor Liu Xia, the city was chosen for the World Taekwondo to host the 2021 World Championships and World Para Taekwondo Championships.
United Arab Emirates - Exclusive interview with developer of humanitarian programs at Jordan, under his leadership many kids can dream with a better future.
United Arab Emirates - MasTKD talked in exclusive with the Chief of Staff of all the Fujairah events Nader Abu Shawish Fujairah Martial Arts Club about all the efforts made on the Grand Prix Final, Gala Dinner, Extraordinary Council Meeting and Team Championships.
United Arab Emirates - The president of the World Taekwondo (WT) talked exclusively with MasTKD about the 45 anniversary of the institution, the World Championships in Wuxi in 2021 and the evolution of Taekwondo trough the years.