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9. Choong-Moo
16th Apr 2007
CHOONG-MOO was the name given to the great Admiral Yi Soon-Sin of the Lee Dynasty. He was reputed to have invented the first armoured battleship (Kobukson)...
Written By: ITF
8. Hwa-Rang
16th Apr 2007
HWA-RANG is named after the Hwa-Rang youth group, which originated in the Silla Dynasty in the early 7th century. The 29 movements refer to the 29th...
Written By: ITF
7. Toi-Gye
16th Apr 2007
TOI-GYE is the pen name of the noted scholar Yi Hwang (16th century), an authority on neo Confucianism. The 37 movements of the pattern refer to...
Written By: ITF
6. Joong-Gun
16th Apr 2007
JOONG-GUN is named after the patriot Ahn Joong-Gun who assassinated Hiro-Bumi Ito, the first Japanese governor-general of Korea, known as the man who played the leading...
Written By: ITF
5. Yul-Gok
16th Apr 2007
YUL-GOK is the pseudonym of a great philosopher and scholar Yi l (1536-1584) nicknamed the "Confucius of Korea" The 38 movements of this pattern refer to...
Written By: ITF
4. Won-Hyo
16th Apr 2007
WON-HYO was the noted monk who introduced Buddhism to the Silla Dynasty in the year of 686 A.D. Movements - 28 Ready Posture - CLOSED READY STANCE A...
Written By: ITF
3. Do-San
16th Apr 2007
DO-SAN is the pseudonym of the patriot Ahn Chang-Ho (1876-1938) The 24 movements represent his entire life which he devoted to furthering the education of Korea...
Written By: ITF
2. Dan-Gun
16th Apr 2007
DAN-GUN is named after the holy Dan-Gun, the legendary founder of Korea in the year of 2,333 B.C. Movements - 21 Ready Posture - PARALLEL READY STANCE
Written By: ITF
1. Chon-Ji
16th Apr 2007
CHON- JI means literally " the Heaven the Earth". It is, in the Orient, interpreted as the creation of the world or the beginning of human...
Written By: ITF
Master Galaragga conducts Masterclass and ITF Umpire Course in Ireland
6th Mar 2007
The Irish United Taekwon-Do Federation (IUTF) had the honour of hosting the Head of the ITF Umpire Committee, Master Nestor Galarraga, VIII Dan, at the end...
Written By: Shane Fitzgibbon
Report on The Grandmaster's Class Seminar
26th Feb 2007
This past weekend in beautiful Calgary Alberta, the TTA in association with Lightning Family Martial arts was host to the ITF President and son of the...
Written By: Tom Steven
Mr. Parm Rai @ Batch Taekwon-Do
9th Feb 2007
An Excellent Workshop with Mr. Parm Rai On January 20, 2007, Mr. Parm Rai, Special Assistant to President Choi, ITF Treasurer, ITF Technical Committee Member and...
Written By: ITF - USITF
The International Irish Championships, Cork City
7th Feb 2007
This year’s International Irish Championships was organised by the Irish United Taekwon-Do Federation (IUTF) and it proved to be Ireland’s largest Taekwon-Do competition ever with over...
Written By: Shane Fitzgibbon, ITF Ireland
First Hong Kong Cyberport Cup
11th Dec 2006
A new ITF local championship was founded this year with the holding of the first Cyberport Cup in the Cyberport shopping mall on Hong Kong Island,...
Written By: ITF Administration
IUTF Host Master Maidana Workshops
7th Dec 2006
Master Jose Maidana traveled to Ireland in October for 15 days in order to conduct a series of workshops around the country. The trip was hosted...
Written By: ITF Administration
“Master Class” at East Coast Taekwon Do
27th Nov 2006
East Coast Taekwon Do Club was delighted to welcome two very senior ranking ITF representatives to Newtown Mount Kennedy, Wicklow, Ireland on 28 October last
Written By: Mr. Adrian Yeats, II Dan
A Great Review of the Cycle of Taekwon-Do (Soonhwan Do)
16th Nov 2006
On November 11, 2006, Special Assistant to President Choi, ITF Treasurer, ITF Technical Committee Member, and VI Degree Black Belt, Mr. Parm Rai, traveled to All-Star...
Written By: Nick Malefyt
Superb Seminar by Mr. Tarcisio (Toni) Martella VI
13th Nov 2006
Taekwon-Do Central, ISD 99, hosted a highly successful and exciting 2-day Seminar the second weekend of October in Eschwege, Germany. Conducting the seminar was VI Degree...
Written By: Robert Borja - Taekwon-Do CentralISD 99
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Master Robert N. Wheatley Seminar
23rd Oct 2006
Beginning on Thursday, August 31, 2006, I was greatly honored to accompany Master Robert N. Wheatley, President of the US-ITF and Chairman of the Promotions and...
Written By: Terence Geoghegan
ITF Umpires Course
23rd Aug 2006
As you all know, the 8th ITF Juniors World Championships will be held between the 14th – 16th September, at the Arena Geelong, in Geelong city,...
Written By: Master Néstor Galarraga
ITF’s Thoroughbreds Return to Sri Lanka
9th Aug 2006
Earlier this year, the ITF Thoroughbred Taekwon-Do school sent a team to Sri Lanka, as a follow up to their humanitarian visit shortly after the 2004...
Written By: Mr Michael Muleta
19th Jul 2006
Mr. Mahadi took opportunity of this sitting to welcome Master Trevor Nicholls, Master ray Gayle and Miss Lucy wolf to Ghana and urge them to enjoy...
Written By: Mahadi Mohammed
28th Jun 2006
The much awaited 1st ITF Umpire Course in Africa and the 2nd ITF Intercontinental Cup came and went in Lagos, Nigeria, between March 31st to April...
Written By: George Ashiru
Seminar in Swindon
31st May 2006
On the 21st of May 2006, members of the UKITF from the Imperial and PUMA associations made the journey to Swindon to train under Masters Gayle...
Written By: Joel Wilson
Master Nicholls VIII and Master Wheatley VIII Seminar
22nd May 2006
The weekends Masters Seminar was a tremendous success on many levels. The seminar and testing were jam pack with great technique, superior power, and a whole...
Written By: Mr John Szostek USITF
19th Apr 2006
I have just returned from a trip that saw me travel to Ireland, Nigeria and then Egypt. I previously wrote about the success of the Master’s...
Written By: Mr Michael Tibollo
What it means to be a Black Belt.
12th Apr 2006
What does it mean to be a Black Belt? By definition the meaning of Black Belt is, “Opposite of white, therefore, signifying the maturity and proficiency...
Written By: Master Jamie Moore
IIC Ireland
29th Mar 2006
We arrived on a wet, damp afternoon at the airport in Cork, Ireland to be welcomed by Mr. & Mrs. Dalton, our hosts for this auspicious...
Written By: Mr Michael Tibollo
IIC Ireland
28th Mar 2006
Over the weekend of the 24th, 25th and 26th of March ITF Ireland (IUTF) held the eagerly awaited International Instructors Course and the special 40th Anniversary...
Written By: Mr J Mackey
Mr LeGrow in Australia
23rd Mar 2006
After the flying visit to Australia as the assistant to ITF President Grandmaster Choi Jung Hwa, Canadian World Championship Coach Mr Steven Le Grow wanted to...
Written By: Steve Weston
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