World Taekwondo Federation

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has completed a rebrand to World Taekwondo as it seeks to modernise and shake off negative connotations connected to its previous acronym.

Chungwon Choue is set to secure a fourth four-year term as president of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) after it was announced that he will stand unopposed in elections scheduled for June 23.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF), the sport’s global governing body, has undertaken a wide-ranging organisational and personnel reshuffle in an effort to improve the way it administrates the sport in regions around the world.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has today (Monday) become the latest sports body to withdraw from the World Combat Games and suspend its membership of SportAccord in the wake of the controversy whipped up by the latter organisation’s president, Marius Vizer.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has appointed Hoss Rafaty as its new secretary general and has awarded the 2017 World Championships to Muju in South Korea.

The World Taekwondo Federation global governing body is planning to launch a new professional league, according to president Chung-won Choue.

Samsun in Turkey has replaced Doha as an event host on the 2015 World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) Grand Prix calendar less than three weeks after the Qatari capital was named as a replacement for the Chinese city of Suzhou on the schedule.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has announced an alteration to the calendar for its 2015 Grand Prix Series, with Doha in Qatar replacing the Chinese city of Suzhou on the schedule.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) and International Taekwondo Federation (ITF) have reached an agreement that will result in North Korean athletes being able to take part in taekwondo competitions at the Olympic Games.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has announced the host cities for the eight World Taekwondo GP series events and two World Taekwondo GP finals in 2014 and 2015.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has revealed that Russia has put forward three bidding cities for World Taekwondo GP events between 2014 and 2016.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has named its two honorary vice-presidents, one vice-president and eight new council members.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has re-appointed Dr. Chungwon Choue as its president for a fourth term.

Russia beat off competition from Brazil and Vietnam to win the right to host the 2015 World Taekwondo Championships. The event will be held in the city of Chelyabinsk on September 16-23 of that year.