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Taekwondo - 21 Nov 2008 - Federations & NOCs
As part of its ceaseless efforts to make takewondo more action-packed and exciting, the World Taekwondo Federation held a Joint Technical Meeting for the amendment to the WTF Competition Rules in Seoul, Korea on Nov. 14, 2008.
Taekwondo - 29 Sep 2008
The World Taekwondo Federation held a ceremony for the participants in the third edition of the 2008 WTF-KHU Partnership Taekwondo Training Program at the Suwon campus of Kyung Hee University in Suwon, Korea, on Sept. 23, 2008.
Taekwondo - 05 Sep 2008 - Events
The 2008 Taekwondo Day was observed in a ceremony at the Olympic Park in Seoul, Korea on Sept. 4, 2008, drawing about 7,000 people from at home and abroad.
Taekwondo - 26 Aug 2008 - Federations & NOCs
As part of its ceaseless efforts to ensure fairer judging and refereeing, the World Taekwondo Federation will adopt an electronic protector system in the taekwondo competition at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
Taekwondo - 26 Aug 2008 - Events
The taekwondo competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games wrapped up after four days of competition in Beijing, China on Aug. 23, 2008, with a record 22 countries winning at least one medal.
Taekwondo - 22 Aug 2008 - Events
Iran’s Hadi Saei Bonehkohal defended his Olympic title on the third day of the taekwondo competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games on Aug. 22, 2008.
Taekwondo - 21 Aug 2008 - Events
Korea, the United States and Turkey grabbed two medals each on the second day of the takwondo competition at the Beijing Olympic Games on Aug. 21, 2008.
Taekwondo - 20 Aug 2008 - Events
Host China and Mexico showed their supremacy in taekwondo as they won one gold medal each on the opening day of the takwondo competition at the Beijing Olympic Games on Aug. 20, 2008.
Taekwondo - 18 Aug 2008 - Events
WTF President Chungwon Choue has reiterated the importance of fairer judging and refereeing at the taekwondo competition of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Taekwondo - 14 Aug 2008 - Events
A total of 128 athletes from a record 64 countries are ready for the taekwondo competition of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, which will kick off on Aug. 20 for a four-day run.
Taekwondo - 15 Jul 2008
<SPAN lang=EN-US style="FONT-SIZE: 12pt; FONT-FAMILY: 'Times New Roman'; mso-fareast-font-family: Batang; mso-font-kerning: 1.0pt; mso-ansi-language: EN-US; mso-fareast-language: KO; mso-bidi-language: AR-SA">The Olympic Referee Refresher Course for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games opened at the Beijing Shichahai Sports School in downtown Beijing, China on July 14, 2008, for a four-day run, with the full participation of the 29 WTF international referees that will officiate in the Olympic taekwondo competitions on Aug. 20-23, 2008.</SPAN>
Taekwondo - 07 Jul 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The World Taekwondo Federation launched the Taekwondo Peace Corps and the WTF Demonstration Team in a ceremony in Suwon, Korea, on July 5, 2008.
Taekwondo - 17 Jun 2008 - Federations & NOCs
In a strong show of their commitment to fair play at taekwondo competitions, participants in the WTF Coach Seminar for the Beijing Olympic Games resolved to respect fair play on the second day of the three-day event at the Haeundae Grand Hotel in Busan, Korea, on June 17, 2008.<BR>
Taekwondo - 17 Jun 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The World Taekwondo Federation kicked off a coach seminar for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games in Busan, Korea on June 16, 2008.
Taekwondo - 10 Jun 2008 - Federations & NOCs
WTF President Chungwon Choue participated as a torchbearer in the Beijing 2008 Olympic Torch Relay in Lijiang, Yunnan Province in China on June 10, 2008.
Taekwondo - 05 Jun 2008 - Events
As part of its ceaseless efforts to ensure the fairest judging and refereeing at the upcoming Beijing Olympic Gamees, the World Taekwondo Federation organizes a coach seminar and a referee refresher course for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games this and next month, respectively, in Korea.
Taekwondo - 19 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The World Taekwondo Federation signed a memorandum of agreement with the Belgrade 2009 Universiade Organizing Committee to include taekwondo poomsae in the official program of the 2009 Summer Universiade in a ceremony in Belgrade, Serbia on May 13, 2008.
Taekwondo - 19 May 2008 - Events
The 7<SUP>th</SUP> WTF World Junior Taekwondo Championships concluded its five-day event in Izmir, Turkey on May 11, 2008, in a great success for good reasons.<BR>
Taekwondo - 09 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
Dr. Chungwon Choue, president of the World Taekwondo Federation, sent letters of condolences on May 9, 2008 to the president of the Myanmar Taekwondo Federation, and the president of the Myanmar Olympic Committee, over the loss of lives resulting from a recent natural disaster in the Southeast Asian country.
Taekwondo - 07 May 2008 - Federations & NOCs
The World Taekwondo Federation held its General Assembly in Cesme, Turkey on May 6, 2008, and unanimously adopted the 2009 edition of the World Anti-Doping Code.
Taekwondo - 02 May 2008 - Events
Preparations for the 7<SUP>th</SUP> WTF World Junior Taekwondo Championships scheduled for May 7-11, 2008 in Izmir, Turkey, are going smoothly, organizers say.
Taekwondo - 21 Apr 2008 - Federations & NOCs
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Taekwondo - 09 Apr 2008
The World Taekwondo Federation held the 3rd Sanction Committee Meeting at the Holiday Inn Eur Parco del Medici in Rome, Italy, on April 8, 2008.
Taekwondo - 31 Mar 2008
The World Taekwondo Federation signed a global partnership agreement with Macquarie Group of Companies, Korea in a ceremony in Seoul on March 31, 2008.
Taekwondo - 17 Mar 2008
The World Taekwondo Federation terminated the employment of two of its staff members on March 7, 2008, in accordance with decisions of the WTF disciplinary bodies.
Taekwondo - 17 Mar 2008
The accounting system of the World Taekwondo Federation has been greatly improved to meet global accounting standards, said WTF Treasurer Pricha Thotrakul from Thailand on March 15, 2008.
Taekwondo - 05 Mar 2008
WTF President Chungwon Choue contributed 100 million won (US$105,786) to the Seoul-based World Taekwondo Federation for its development and solidarity programs in late February 2008.
Taekwondo - 27 Feb 2008
A test event for the taekwondo competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games kicked off in Beijing on Feb. 26, 2008 for a four-day run, drawing high media attention.
Taekwondo - 25 Feb 2008
Taekwondo poomsae will be on the official program of the 2009 Belgrade Universiade, along with kyorugi, said a ranking official from the Organizing Committee of the 25th Summer Universiade on Feb. 24, 2008.
Taekwondo - 31 Jan 2008
Host Turkey earned four berths for the taekwondo competition at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games after two days of the 2008 WTF European Taekwondo Qualification Tournament, which concluded on Jan. 27, 2008 in Istanbul, Turkey.
Taekwondo - 25 Jan 2008
The 2008 WTF European Taekwondo Qualification Tournament for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games kicks off on Jan. 26 for a two-day run in Istanbul, Turkey.
Taekwondo - 14 Jan 2008
The World Taekwondo Federation held a joint meeting of presidents and secretaries general of the WTF Continental Unions, the first of its kind in the WTF’s 35-year history, at the WTF headquarters in Seoul on Jan. 10, 2008.
Taekwondo - 02 Jan 2008
For the World Taekwondo Federation, the year 2007 was meaningful to the development of taekwondo as the WTF resolutely carried out its reform and development programs as part of efforts to bring about a renaissance in taekwondo.
Taekwondo - 07 Dec 2007
WTF President Chungwon Choue proposed the creation of the so-called “Sport Peace Corps” at an international forum on peace and sport in Monte Carlo, Monaco, on Dec. 6, 2007.
Taekwondo - 27 Nov 2007
The 2007 WTF Asian Taekwondo Qualification Tournament for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games kicks off on Nov. 28, 2007 in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam.
Taekwondo - 21 Nov 2007
The Korean Fair Play Committee (KFPC) held its first Korean Fair Play Award ceremony in Seoul, Korea on Nov. 21, 2007.<BR>
Taekwondo - 19 Nov 2007
Dr. Chungwon Choue, president of the World Taekwondo Federation, sent letters of condolences on Nov. 19, 2007 to the presidents of WTF member national associations of Bangladesh and Chile, and their National Olympic Committee presidents over the loss of lives resulting from recent natural disasters in the two countries.
Taekwondo - 06 Nov 2007
The 2nd WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships concluded in a resounding success in Incheon, west of Seoul, on Nov. 6, 2007.
Taekwondo - 05 Nov 2007
The three-day event, which took place at the Incheon Samsan World Gymnasium, drew about 500 athletes and officials from 50 countries.
Taekwondo - 05 Nov 2007
A series of ceremonies have been held in Korea to honour award winners of the Overseas Non-Korean Taekwondo Masters Essay Competition.
Taekwondo - 05 Nov 2007
The WTF African Taekwondo Qualification Tournament concluded in a resounding success in Tripoli, Libya on Nov. 2, 2007. No protest was lodged during the two-day event.
Taekwondo - 02 Nov 2007
Libya, Morocco, Egypt, Nigeria, Guinea and Tunisia showed their supremacy on the first day of the WTF African Taekwondo Qualification Tournament in Tripoli, Libya on Nov. 1, 2007.
Taekwondo - 31 Oct 2007
U.S. “legendary” thrash metal band Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine says that his life has changed for the better mainly thanks to taekwondo.
Taekwondo - 26 Oct 2007
Preparations for the 2nd WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships slated for Nov. 4-6, 2007, in Incheon, Korea are going smoothly, organizers say.
Taekwondo - 25 Oct 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation will appoint U.S. legendary thrash metal band Megadeth leader Dave Mustaine as the WTF Goodwill Ambassador in a ceremony in Seoul, Korea, on Oct. 27, 2007.
Taekwondo - 24 Oct 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation held the 3rd meeting of the Coordination Committee for Taekwondo Integration with the International Taekwon-Do Federation in Beijing, China, on Oct. 22-23, 2007.
Taekwondo - 01 Oct 2007
The WTF World Taekwondo Qualification Tournament concluded in a resounding success in Manchester, the United Kingdom on Sept. 30, 2007. No protest was lodged during the three-day event.<BR>
Taekwondo - 01 Oct 2007
Korea, France, Chinese Taipei and Cuba showed their supremacy on the second day of the WTF World Taekwondo Qualification Tournament in Manchester, the United Kingdom on Sept. 29, 2007.
Taekwondo - 01 Oct 2007
The WTF World Taekwondo Qualification Tournament kicked off in Manchester, the United Kingdom, on Sept. 28, 2007, for a three-day run.
Taekwondo - 01 Oct 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation held its Council meeting in Manchester, the United Kingdom, on Sept. 27, a day before the opening of the WTF World Taekwondo Qualification Tournament.
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