Master Passes Baton

Master class for fun before next generation takes the reins

Last night was a special night for me because I ran my last class before departing to live and work in South Korea at ITF HQ Korea for an extended period. I invited my students to come and join me in a class where I could just enjoy their company and pass the baton on to my capable black belts, two of whom were...
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“One ITF” is it good for members ?

Last year saw 50 years since the formation of the International Taekwon-Do Federation (I.T.F.) at the Chosun hotel in Seoul, South Korea. So now as the first year ends of the second half of the century for this auspicious organisation, we see many changes coming about. Probably the most prominent is the fact that there is more than one organisation that is...
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The tree grows better in its place of origin

Once upon a time there was a man who had a dream. He wanted to create something that would help everyone in the World regardless of their limitations. He worked extremely hard to develop this thing, to create it and to show it to the World. In founding this thing he was happy that he could positively influence people’s lives. He planted this thing...
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The tree grows better in its place of origin

Once upon a time there was a man who had a dream. He wanted to create something that would help everyone in the World regardless of their limitations. He worked extremely hard to develop this thing, to create it and to show it to the World. In founding this thing he was happy that he could positively influence people’s lives. He planted this thing...
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“One ITF” is it good for members ?

Last year saw 50 years since the formation of the International Taekwon-Do Federation (I.T.F.) at the Chosun hotel in Seoul, South Korea. So now as the first year ends of the second half of the century for this auspicious organisation, we see many changes coming about. Probably the most prominent is the fact that there is more than one organisation that is...
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World Championships Accompanying Seminars

It is our great pleasure to announce that one of the accompanying events at the forthcoming ITF HQ Korea Open World Championships held in the Netherlands will be technical seminars conducted by 3 Masters: Master Rudolf Kang from Russia, Master Peter Sanders from the Netherlands and Master Zibby Kruk from Australia.
The seminars will focus on the...
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Choi Hong Hi (9 November 1918 -- 15 June 2002), also known as General Choi, was a South Korean army general and martial artist who is a controversial figure ...

Father of Taekwondo - General Choi Hong Hi - ITF Tul

Choi Hong Hi (9 November 1918 -- 15 June 2002), also known as General Choi, was a South Korean army general and martial artist who is a controversial figure ...

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TIGERS LSE IN CURAÇAO 2017

Tigers Life Skills Education is an approved program of ITF HQ Korea in the homeland of Taekwon-Do. This program teaches children from 1-6 years the fundamental life skills needed in the world regardless of background or any other obstacle. This week Harry van Schaik, director of the Tigers program visited Curaçao to begin the spread of the Tigers to this Dutch...
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Next Generation Korean Instructors Seminar PART 2

This is a series of seminars that will be presented by the leading Masters of ITF HQ Korea on a bi-monthly basis with the first seminar being given in February. The next seminar will take place on the 14th of April 2017 in the International Center of Excellence in Sejong City, the second capital city of South Korea. This time the seminar will...
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Master Steven Weston and Mr Harry Van Schaik will run a number of workshops that will be held in Barneveld and Zurich during June 2017 to train Umpires in ITF HQ Korea rules and for this event. For details, entry forms and costs for these events please contact:
Master Steven Weston by e-mailing steve@southernitf.com
Next Generation Korean Instructors Seminar

At last, the series of Taekwon-Do seminars in South Korea have kicked off this weekend with the first seminar being held in Sejong city, the second capital city of Korea. The aim of the seminars is to provide a structured and consistent guide to South Korean Taekwon-Do instructors in order to improve the dissemination of this art in South Korea and...
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This is a series of seminars that will be presented by the leading Masters of ITF HQ Korea. The seminars will introduce young energetic Korean instructors to the advancements made in ITF Taekwon-Do techniques including the use of biomechanics. They will bring back to the homeland the dynamic martial art that has continued to develop over the last 50 years and allow the next generation of...
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This is a series of seminars that will be presented by the leading Masters of ITF HQ Korea. The seminars will introduce young energetic Korean instructors to the advancements made in ITF Taekwon-Do techniques including the use of biomechanics. They will bring back to the homeland the dynamic martial art that has continued to develop over the last 50 years and allow the next generation of...
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This is a series of seminars that will be presented by the leading Masters of ITF HQ Korea. The seminars will introduce young energetic Korean instructors to the advancements made in ITF Taekwon-Do techniques including the use of biomechanics. They will bring back to the homeland the dynamic martial art that has continued to develop over the last 50 years and allow the next generation of...
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This is a series of seminars that will be presented by the leading Masters of ITF HQ Korea. There are now only 20 days to go before the first seminar, so get in quick and book your place, you can do so by contacting us via e-mail: korea@itfmail.org

The seminars will introduce Korean instructors to the advancements made in ITF Taekwon-Do techniques including the use of biomechanics. They will...
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New Council of Masters members appointed

ITF HQ Korea Council of Masters (CoM) is the highest decision making body in the Organization that aims to promote Taekwon-Do throughout the world and to lead the Taekwon-Do Movement. The composition of the Council should be 9 members however there have been 2 vacant positions with only 7 masters governing our Federation. We have many Masters and...
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