EN | FR | RU

Telephone:+7 495 669 99 44

Fax:+7 916 715 27 18

E-mail:fondsiladuha@yandex.ru

 

Articles

Athletes with intellectual disability in para-taekwondo

Athletes with intellectual disability in para-taekwondoPara-Taekwondo is a new and fast growing sport for intellectually disabled athletes.

During the 4th WTF World Para-Taekwondo Championships in 2013 the WTF signed a memorandum of understandings with Inas to work together for the development and promotion of Para-Taekwondo for athletes with Intellectual Disabilities.

ID athletes competing in para-taekwondo compete in “poomsae” or martial arts forms. A pattern of prearranged blocking, punching and kicking techniques.

Para-taekwondo poomsae competitions were held for the first time in 2014 at the 5th WTF World Para-Taekwondo Championships in Moscow and will be on the program for the 6th WTF World Para-Taekwondo Championships to be held in Samsun, Turkey on September 17, 2015.

Para-taekwondo poomsae will also be a demonstration sport for the 2015 INAS Global Games.

WTF World Championship Results (Russia)

 

Links

World Taekwondo Federation

 

Contacts

Please click to find a World Taekwondo Federation member in your country:

For more information contact –  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Events calendar 2018

Date

Event

Place