World Taekwondo Supplies

Taekwondo Equipment You need

Each sport or martial arts requires some sort of equipment, Taekwondo is, of course, no exception. For the amateur Taekwondo, you only need to have a Taekwondo uniform and a Taekwondo belt. For competitive Taekwondo, one needs to have headgear, mouth guards, chest guard, groin guards, forearm protector and footwear also. Taekwondo Uniform (or Dobok)…

World Taekwondo Logo

World Taekwondo

World Taekwondo (WT), called the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) until June 2017. World Taekwondo is a member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and is the international federation governing the sport of Taekwondo.  World Teakwondo History World Taekwondo was established on May 28, 1973, at the inaugural meeting held at the Kukkiwon…

ITF Taekwondo

International Taekwon-Do Federation(ITF)

International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF) is an international taekwondo organization founded on March 22, 1966, by General Choi Hong Hi (Korean: 최홍희) in Seoul, South Korea. The ITF’s main functions include coordinating and approving tournaments and seminars, setting standards for teaching (patterns, sparring, destruction), collaborating with affiliated member organizations, and providing services members in regard to…

ATA Martial Arts

ATA Martial Arts

ATA Martial Arts, formerly known as the American Taekwondo Association (ATA), was founded in 1969 in Omaha, Nebraska by Haeng Ung Lee of South Korea. ATA Martial Arts is one of the largest taekwondo organizations in the world. With over 300,000 active members in over 21 countries —800 schools and 120,000 members in the United…

Taekwondo Belts Ranking

Taekwondo Belts Ranking

World Taekwondo (WT, formerly WTF) World Taekwondo is a member of the Association of Summer Olympic International Federations (ASOIF) and is the international federation governing the sport of Taekwondo. World Taekwondo has the most affiliation of schools in the World. The majority of schools are using the belt system cited below, but others use it…