Welcome to the International Taekwon-Do Federation headquarters Korea (ITF HQ Korea) an administrative, coordinating and supportive body in the homeland of Taekwon-Do that aims to serve all worldwide ITF practitioners, supporters or sympathizers regardless of religion, race, national or ideological boundaries and organizational affiliations.
This ITF HQ Korea website is our transparent communication tool that will keep everyone updated on the latest developments occurring in the homeland of Taekwon-Do.
You will be able to interact and browse through Taekwon-Do photographs with many galleries depicting various Taekwon-Do events.
You can advertise your own events and share news with Taekwon-Do friends from around the world. We bring you to one ITF world where with rapidly developing technology it is only a few clicks away from you. Use it, enjoy it and be a part of “One spirit – One Force – One ITF” in its homeland as anticipated by its founder General Choi Hong Hi.
The mission of the International Taekwon-Do Federation Headquarters Korea is to promote Taekwon-Do throughout the world and to lead the Taekwon-Do Movement. The ITF’s role is
Encourage and support the promotion of ethics and good governance in Taekwon-Do as well as the education of youth through Taekwon-Do and to dedicate its efforts to ensuring that, in martial arts, the spirit of fair play prevails and violence is banned;
Encourage and support the organization, development and coordination of Taekwon-Do and Taekwon-Do competitions;
Ensure the regular celebration of Taekwon-Do events such as: Festivals, Championships, Courses and Taekwon-Do-Cultural Programs both nationally and internationally.
Take action to unify Taekwon-Do, strengthen its unity, protect its independence and preserve the autonomy and techniques of the art;
Encourage and support the efforts of public authorities and sports organizations to provide and secure the social and professional future of athletes;
ITF Headquarters Korea is building networks of excellence in its people and organizations around the world to help us achieve our long term strategy that is to connect all Taekwon-Do practitioners around the world
Driven by a vision
ITF Headquarters Korea devotes itself to the spread of Taekwon-Do culture, spirit and history worldwide, increasing the popularity best competitive power of Taekwon-Do as a martial art in life. We’re going to do our best to spread for diffusion Taekwon-Do spiritual and secular values such as self-restraint, self-sacrifice and service so that it becomes a model of good conduct for all the global citizens.