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Adapted competitions are next level of inclusion in ITF Taekwon-Do

Adapted competitions are next level of inclusion in ITF Taekwon-Do

The sentence "Taekwon-Do is for everyone" was already stated in the first edition of the encyclopedia of Taekwon-Do several decades ago. With the official International Adapted Course, the International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF) was actively promoting "adapted" teaching and training methods for Taekwon-Do students with special needs. Now, the next level of inclusion was reached with internationally harmonised rules for the so-called adapted Taekwon-Do competitions.


Young athletes impress at Youth MMA Championship

Young athletes impress at Youth MMA Championship

Young mixed martial arts talents from the leading clubs and academies in the UAE took center stage at the Youth MMA Championship held at Dubai’s Shabab Al Ahli Club on 9 June. The championship, which featured over 100 youths aged 12-17, showcased an exciting fight card of 62 bouts across various weight and age divisions.