World Deaf-Taekwondo Championships in Russia

MOU-wtf and ICSD

Russia - The International Committee of Sports for the Deaf (ICSD) and the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) signed a memorandum of understanding that will permit deaf taekwondo athletes to compete in the World Deaf Martial Arts Championships, which will serve as the World Deaf-Taekwondo Championships.


Korea and Iran strike Gold


Russia - Korea won its first gold medal of the 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships, while powerhouse Iran seized its second on the third day of competition, and the second set of finals.


Historic opening ceremony in Chelyabinsk

chelyabinsk inauguration ceremony

Russia - The opening ceremony of the 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships featured dancers, acrobats, ninja turtles, robots and - for the first time ever - a joint demonstration by the two major bodies that administer the sport globally.  MasTDK brings you exclusive astonishing pictures


WTF and ITF, together at last

wtf and itf

Russia - Officials from the two major international bodies administering taekwondo around the world spoke of their hopes for the future just hours before the  first-ever joint demonstration by teams from the two federations took place at the opening ceremony of the 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships.