The deputy mayor of Leros island in Greece, George Zoumpoulis, has been awarded the honorary fifth dan by World Taekwondo Europe (WTE) for his promotion of the sport.
The 2018 World Taekwondo calendar has come to an end with a mixed day for Great Britain in the Grand Slam Champions Series finals in Wuxi, as they picked up two golds and two silvers.
Upsets defined the day's action at the World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions series in Wuxi today, as several favourites crashed out in the semi-finals.
Six-time world Para-taekwondo champion Victoria Marchuk has said that appearing at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics is her "greatest ambition".
Double Olympic champion Jade Jones upset the Chinese crowd with victory over home favourite Zongshi Luo at the World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series in Wuxi.
Kim edges through to women's under-49kg quarter-finals at World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series
Reigning champion Kim So-hui of South Korea survived a scare as she edged Qing Guo of China in a tense golden point round to progress to the quarter-finals of the women's under-49 kilograms category at the World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series in Wuxi.
Olympic champion Cheick Sallah Cissé crashed out of the men's under-80 kilograms competition at the first-round stage as the lucrative World Taekwondo Grand Slam Champions Series began in Wuxi today.
Iran's Mahdi Pourrahnamaahmad is set to be the one to beat in the men's up to 75 kilograms K44/K43 division when taekwondo makes is debut on the Paralympic Games programme at Tokyo 2020.
Details of World Taekwondo and International Taekwondo Federation accord to be discussed in Wuxi this week
Representatives of World Taekwondo and the International Taekwondo Federation are due to meet during this week’s Grand Slam Champions Series in Wuxi to discuss the accord proposed last month.
Denmark’s former European champion Edina Lents has been appointed vice chair of Taekwondo Europe’s Poomsae referee committee.
Leading world class fighters, including the previous Grand Slam winners and gold medallists in the year’s Grand Prix events, will take part in the lucrative World Taekwondo (WT) Grand Slam Champions Series starting tomorrow in Wuxi in China.
A permanent ban introduced against two-time Olympic taekwondo champion Steven Lopez has been overturned by an arbitrator after a lack of evidence was found to justify the United States Centre for SafeSport’s conclusion that he sexually abused a child.
Rwanda's seventh edition of its annual Taekwondo National Championships will be held from December 26 to 28.
Triple world taekwondo champion Lee Dae-hoon is to stage an international youth event.
Three new members have been elected to the board of directors at USA Taekwondo, the governing body has announced.