Russia - The World Taekwondo announced that the athletes participants of the Final Grand Prix to be held in Moscow, Russia, will be able to choose what dobok they want to use for the competition; the new one or the traditional one. Now is not mandatory to use the new dobok. Mohamed Shaaban, World Taekwondo Games Committee Chairman and Mr. Hoss Rafaty, World Taekwondo Secretary General talked in exclusive with MasTKD.com
South Korea - The Asian Paralympic Committee (APC) has confirmed that para taekwondo has been included in the official programme of the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Para Games as the sport continues to grow and reach more people around the world.
Japan - For World Para Taekwondo Champion, Lisa Gjessing, Taekwondo is the gift that keeps on giving.
Japan - World Taekwondo President Chungwon Choue today presented an honorary 6th dan black belt certificate to Chiba City Mayor Toshihito Kumagai at the Makuhari Messe Hall in recognition of his contribution to the sport.
Japan - World Taekwondo today completed the first day of a two-day test event, in Chiba, Japan as they trialled a series of innovations that will be showcased at Tokyo 2020 when the world’s best athletes come together to compete for Olympic and Paralympic glory.
Japan - The Tokyo Test Event 2019 will present revolutionary uniforms compared to the traditional Taekwondo Dobok. Find out details here! MasTKD Español.
South Korea - The 2019 GCS International Convention took place on September 21, 2019 at Chosun University in Gwangju, Korea. MasTKD Español.
South Korea - MasTKD spoke with WT authorities, who gave the exclusive that the Poomsae Ranking will be used in the Herning 2020 World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships in Denmark. MasTKD Español.
Hungary - Taekwondo made an explosive impact at the inaugural World Urban Games in Budapest, Hungary, showcasing, kicks, flips and tricks in a brand-new competition format designed to appeal to youth and young adults.
Japan - The third and final day of the Chiba Grand Prix saw golds go to Thailand and Azerbaijan as the Women’s -49kg and Men’s -80kg categories were contested.