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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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 - 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 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.
Taekwondo - 01 Oct 2007
An international workshop on sports and peace was held at Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (KUL) in Belgium on Sept. 21, 2007.
Taekwondo - 05 Sep 2007
On the occasion of the 2nd Taekwondo Day, which fell on Sept. 4, 2007, WTF President Chungwon Choue delivered a congratulatory message for the global taekwondo family.
Taekwondo - 19 Jul 2007
The number of bronze medals to be awarded in the taekwondo competition at the Olympic Games will be expanded to two starting with the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games.
Taekwondo - 26 Jun 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation approved to set up an Ethics Committee in its General Assembly in Beijing, China, on May 17, 2007.
Taekwondo - 25 Jun 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation’s accounting system has been greatly improved to meet global standards, said Mr. Pricha Thotrakul from Thailand, treasurer of the WTF.<BR>
Taekwondo - 20 Jun 2007
Dr. Chungwon Choue, president of the World Taekwondo Federation, expressed his shock and sadness on learning that the remains of 13 Iraqi taekwondo athletes, who were kidnapped in May 2006, were found last week in Iraq.
Taekwondo - 30 Apr 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation will receive more TV rights revenues for the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, as taekwondo has been promoted from Category E to D.
Taekwondo - 03 Apr 2007
Concordia University Irvine, California in the United States marked the inauguration of its taekwondo program in an official ceremony at its campus on March 24, 2007.
Taekwondo - 10 Jan 2007
WTF President Chungwon Choue accepted the resignation of WTF Secretary General Dong-hoo Moon on Jan. 8, 2007, signaling the launch of drastic administrative reforms within the WTF Secretariat.
Taekwondo - 04 Jan 2007
The World Taekwondo Federation signed a contract with Germany’s Schramm Sport GmbH on taekwondo support projects at the headquarters of the WTF in Seoul on Jan. 3, 2007.
Taekwondo - 20 Dec 2006
The World Taekwondo Federation signed a collaboration convention with the International University Sports Federation (FISU) at the headquarters of the WTF in Seoul on Dec. 20, 2006.&nbsp; <BR>
Taekwondo - 04 Dec 2006
DOHA, Qatar --- The World Taekwondo Federation and the International Taekwondo Federation agreed on the establishment of a coordination committee to discuss integration matters of the two taekwondo bodies here on Dec. 2, 2006.
Taekwondo - 30 Nov 2006
The World Taekwondo Federation and the International Taekwondo Federation held working-level talks in Beijing, China, on Nov. 24-25, 2006, for the formation of a coordination committee to discuss integration matters of the two bodies.
Taekwondo - 24 Oct 2006
BEIJING, China --- Dr. Jacques Rogge, president of the International Olympic Committee, has responded positively to the World Taekwondo Federation’s revised competition rules.
Taekwondo - 12 Oct 2006
A series of committee meetings are scheduled for late October and early November to discuss major issues facing the World Taekwondo Federation.
Taekwondo - 26 Sep 2006
Dr. Chungwon Choue, president of the World Taekwondo Federation, was nominated as president of the newly established Korean Fair Play Committee in its inaugural General Assembly in Seoul on Sept. 26, 2006.
Taekwondo - 13 Sep 2006
The World Taekwondo Federation signed a recognition contract with LaJUST on electronic protectors at the headquarters of the WTF in Seoul on Sept. 11, 2006.
Taekwondo - 06 Sep 2006
The World Taekwondo Federation and Australia’s SPARQ Beverages Operations PTY Ltd. signed a sponsorship agreement at the WTF headquarters in Seoul on Sept. 5, 2006.
Taekwondo - 04 Sep 2006
The World Taekwondo Federation celebrated the 1st "Taekwondo Day" on Sept. 4, 2006, in a ceremony.
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