September 21 - Controversy is surrounding the election of the President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) after one of the candidates claimed that he had reached an agreement with the South Korean Government to build new headquarters there if he is elected.
THE International Olympic Committee (IOC) have accepted that the number of bronze medals to be awarded in taekwondo at the Olympic Games will be increased to two starting with next year’s Olympic Games in Beijing and including London 2012.
August 29 - Sarah Stevenson (pictured) won a gold medal on the opening day of the British Championships, an European Taekwondo Union (ETU) A-Class event, at the Manchester Regional Arena today.
THE BTCB Sport Taekwondo UK Ltd, the high performance business arm of the sport in Britain, today announced the appointment of three high performance coaching staff to work with their elite academy athletes to help them prepare for London 2012.
BRITISH TAEKWONDO is to move its operations from Loughborough to Manchester’s Sportcity (pictured) to help it prepare for the 2012 Olympics, it was announced today.
August 24 - Taekwondo said today it plans to adopt an electronic protector system and video replays following the controversy yesterday at the Beijing Olympics involving Britain's Sarah Stevenson.
SEPTEMBER 13 - IRISH boxer Kenny Egan (pictured) should have been awarded an Olympic gold medal in Beijing last month but the judges were influenced by the Chinese crowd, the president of the European Olympic Committee (EOC) claimed today.
AUGUST 23 - BRITAIN'S Sarah Stevenson (pictured) won Britain's first-ever Olympic medal in taekwondo when she finished third but the row over judging which has scarred these Games in Beijing came to a violent head today.
August 22 - British taekwondo player Aaron Cook and Irish boxer Paddy Barnes both complained bitterly about Olympic judging after losing to Chinese competitors in Beijing today.
April 5 - World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) president Choue Chung-won (pictured) is to release two new books this week that he hopes will help people across the world understand his sport better.
May 11 - Aaron Cook today became the first ever male British competior to win a World Taekwondo World Junior Championship title after taking gold in Turkey.
The first ever World Para-Taekwondo Championships are due to begin in Baku, Azerbaijan, tomorrow, an important milestone in the development of the sport.