The biennial World Para-Taekwondo Championships are set to become an annual event in the build-up to the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games, meaning a further edition will be held next year.
Great Britain’s Amy Truesdale was among the winners of the kyorugi events at the 2017 World Para-Taekwondo Championships held here today as Russia topped the medal standings.
The World Para Taekwondo rankings have been updated before the World Championships, which take place in London on Thursday (October 19).
Nepal coach Kalyan Kunwar hopes the country could challenge for Parlaympic Games medals at Tokyo 2020 when taekwondo will make its debut.
Para-taekwondo athletes have spoken of their excitement three years from the sport making its Paralympic Games debut at Tokyo 2020.
A Para-taekwondo athlete from Panama has set his sights on the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games.
Spinning kicks in Para-taekwondo will now be awarded four points after the sport's International Federation passed a rule change.
Iran continues to have a strong presence in the latest World Para Taekwondo rankings following the Asian Open in Chuncheon.
Pha Manyvong has targeted Tokyo 2020 after making a historic Para-taekwondo debut for Laos.
Iran won four gold medals at the World Taekwondo Asian Para-Open after a string of strong performances in Chuncheon.
Para-taekwondo athlete Evan Medell will take on a packed schedule in a bid to improve his performance.
Australia's Steven Currie defended his men's K42 75 kilogram title at the Oceania Para Taekwondo Open in Auckland.
Morocco's Rajae Akermach has become the first African woman to reach a world number one ranking in Para-taekwondo.
Jean Claude Niringiyimana has been named as the International Paralympic Committee's (IPC) Allianz Athlete of the Month for April.
The first international Para-taekwondo seminar in the Americas took place in Lima with the aim of raising awareness of the sport across the continent.