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PATU: Getting ready for the U-21 Taekwondo Championships

PATU: Getting ready for the U-21 Taekwondo Championships

In a collaboration between the Pan American Taekwondo Union (PATU) and the recommendation of Panam Sports, the official launch of the first Pan American Taekwondo Championships in the U-21 categories has been announced. This initiative aims to strengthen and prepare the new generation that will compete at the 2028 Olympic Games in Los Angeles.


Kyrgyzstan SAMBO Championship held in Bishkek

Kyrgyzstan SAMBO Championship held in Bishkek

The Kyrgyzstan SAMBO Championship was held in Bishkek from February 23 to 25. About 300 athletes from different regions of the country took part in the competitions held at the Sports Palace named after Kozhomkul. Medals were awarded in Sport SAMBO and Combat SAMBO among both men and women.




PATU: Strengthening ties in Pan-American region

PATU: Strengthening ties in Pan-American region

In a historic step towards strengthening taekwondo in the Pan-American region, the Pan-American Taekwondo Union has signed two Memoranda of Understanding (MOU) aimed at promoting inter-institutional cooperation and enhancing opportunities for athletes and the entire PATU family in the region.


Baseball5 gains ground in Africa

Baseball5 gains ground in Africa

More than 1,000 children have participated in seven tournaments in Africa over the past six months, marking the rise of this form of baseball, with the Olympafrica Foundation organising seven tournaments in seven countries during this period.





Kipchoge places 10th as Kipruto triumphs in Tokyo Marathon

Kipchoge places 10th as Kipruto triumphs in Tokyo Marathon

"Not every day is Christmas" said Kenya's double Olympic champion Eliud Kipchoge following a setback in his preparations for the Paris Games, he faced the challenge with a 10th-place finish in Sunday's Tokyo Marathon, trailing behind the victor, Benson Kipruto. In women, Kebede won, following by Rosemary Wanjiru and Amane Beriso Shankule. Sifan Hassan was fourth.