Taekwondo

Eight Olympic champions headline line-up for World Taekwondo Grand Prix final in Queretaro

By Daniel Etchells

The 2014 WTF Grand Prix final will take place from December 3 to 4 ©WTFA total of eight Olympic champions will compete at the 2014 World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) Grand Prix final which is set to get underway next month in the Mexican city of Queretaro.

Olympic champion Jade Jones joins M&C Saatchi Merlin agency

By Paul Osborne

Jade Jones has joined the M&C Saatchi Merlin agency ©Getty ImagesOlympic taekwondo champion Jade Jones has signed up with talent management company the M&C Saatchi Merlin agency, joining a roster which includes England football manager Roy Hodgson and former formula one world champion Nigel Mansell. 

World Taekwondo Federation launches new player profile system

By Paul Osborne

The WTF have launched a new WTF Profile system ©WTFThe World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) has launched a new player profile scheme enabling national federations, athletes, media and fans to access detailed information on an individual's world and Olympic ranking points, it was announced today.

England bolster Britain's medal haul on final day of Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships

By Daniel Etchells

Jade Slavin (right) beat Canada's Nathalie Iliesco in the women's under 73kg category ©Getty ImagesEngland dominated the second and final day of the 2014 Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships to round off a successful weekend for GB Taekwondo in Edinburgh, which saw Para-taekwondo make its first appearance.

Jones lands under 57kg crown at Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships

By Daniel Etchells

Jade Jones has added the Commonwealth crown to her Olympic title ©Getty ImagesGreat Britain's Olympic champion Jade Jones claimed the women's under 57 kilogram title at the 2014 Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships in Edinburgh.

Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships set to begin in Edinburgh

By Daniel Etchells

Great Britain's Jade Jones is favourite to win the women's under 57kg title at the 2014 Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships ©Getty ImagesHundreds of international martial artists will descend on Scotland this weekend as the 2014 Commonwealth Taekwondo Championships take place in Edinburgh.

South Korea cement dominance at World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships in Mexico

By Paul Osborne

South Korea add another three gold to medal haul at World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships in Mexico ©WTFSouth Korea have continued their superb early form at the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico, adding three more gold medals on the second day of the competition.

South Korea power to three gold on day one of World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships

By Paul Osborne

South Korea have taken three gold medals on the opening day of action at the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships ©WTFSouth Korea begun their World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships campaign in style as they collected three of the nine gold medals on offer on the opening day of action in Mexican city Aguascalientes.

World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships set to get underway in Mexico

By Gary Anderson

The World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships are taking place in Aguascalientes in Mexico ©WTFAfter the success of the Grand Prix in Manchester, attention now turns to Aguascalientes in Mexico as it gets ready to stage the ninth edition of the World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships.
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