Taekwondo

World Taekwondo has formed a working group to explore the possibility of the sport being included on the programme for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England, as well as future editions of the multi-sport event.

The Chinese city of Wuxi has been confirmed as the host for the newly-formed World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series through to 2020.

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Ri Yong-son, the president of the International Taekwondo Federation (ITF), has suggested that his organisation should join forces with rival governing body, World Taekwondo.

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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 has today (Friday) been re-elected as president of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) as a new elite-level series, backed by Chinese investment, was unveiled that is designed to enhance the sport’s commercial appeal and media profile.

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) has assigned hosting rights for five of its upcoming major events.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has reassigned hosting rights for its inaugural Beach Championships to the Greek island of Rhodes.

The English capital of London has been awarded hosting rights to the 2017 World Para Taekwondo Championship.

The English city of Manchester will stage the World Taekwondo Championships in 2019 after the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) assigned hosting rights to a number of its leading events.

GB Taekwondo has launched bids to host the World Taekwondo Championships in 2019 and World Grand Prix tournaments in 2017 and 2018.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has cancelled its inaugural World Beach Championships, which were scheduled to take place next month, due to financial difficulties at the local organising committee.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has unveiled a new bidding process for all its events between 2017 and 2021 as it seeks to increase dialogue and collaboration with potential hosts.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has announced that the Indonesian island of Bali will host its first-ever World Beach Championships later this year.

The World Taekwondo Federation has awarded hosting rights for the 2016 World Junior Taekwondo Championships to Burnaby in Canada, while the governing body’s administrative council has approved its strategic roadmap for next year.

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.