Taekwondo

— 23 September 2022

Whistleblower stirs up trouble

A strange case. According to a South Korean whistleblower, the entry of taekwondo into the Olympic programme at the Sydney Games in 2000 was greatly facilitated by the payment... Read more »

— 27 May 2022

The World Championships go to Baku

The event promises to be a major one. The International Taekwondo Federation (World Taekwondo) will celebrate the 50th anniversary of its creation next year in Baku. Meeting on Wednesday... Read more »

— 1 March 2022

Putin loses another belt

As a predictable consequence of the invasion of Ukraine by the Russian army, Vladimir Putin has lost one by one all his sporting distinctions. After being stripped by the... Read more »

— 12 October 2021

A fifth term for Chungwon Choue

No bad surprises for Chungwon Choue. The South Korean leader, the only candidate for the presidential seat of the International Taekwondo Federation (World Taekwondo), was re-elected for a fifth... Read more »

— 13 August 2021

Chungwon Choue assured of a new mandate

No bad surprises in sight for Chungwon Choue. The 73-year-old South Korean leader will be re-elected for another term as president of the International Taekwondo Federation (World Taekwondo). He... Read more »