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ITF Taekwon-Do (Australia) has been formed to create a united entity through which the art of the original Taekwon-Do as founded by General Choi Hong Hi can be conducted, promoted…




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The 2017 ITF Taekwon-Do Australia National Championships were held on 5-6 August with over 180 competitors coming together from across four states of Australia and special guests from New Zealand. The spirit of Taekwon-do was displayed by all in competition and respect upholding our Founders legacy of true ITF Taekwon-Do.  Three Masters were present at […]


The International Taekwon-do Federation held the 3rd ITF Convention in Benidorm, Spain 1-5 March 2017 which allows our members from across the world to collaborate and share ideas and learning for the future development and continual growth of our organisation. Master Daher & Master El-Sheikh from Australia were both in attendance with Master Daher arriving […]


ITF Board Member, Oceania Taekwon-do Federation & ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Michael Daher would like to congratulate Master Peter Barbour and Master James Rimmer on their successful promotion to 8th degree during the recent IIC 115 Auckland, New Zealand.   Unfortunately Master Daher was unable to attend the IIC and grading due to ITF […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia would like to thank our President Master Daher and Business Development Adviser Mr Steve Sarkis for securing a premises in Rydalmere for the establishment of a fully owned full time training centre for the ITF Taekwon-do Australia Headquarters. Mr Steve Sarkis has been a strong supporter and advocate of the promotion and development of ITF Taekwon-do Australia working […]


With a big year planned ITF Taekwon-do Australia continues its dynamic growth and development as 38 of its members from NSW attended the Technical & Umpire seminar conducted in Sydney by Master Daher, Master El-Sheikh and Mr McIntyre.  On a sweltering hot day in Sydney with Temperatures reaching up to 49 degrees Celsius the dedicated were here to train and improve their […]


DATE & VENUE CHANGE Australia’s Premier ITF National Championships set for 2017 to exceed the 2016 Nationals participation record of 225 competitors. This is the event you don’t want to miss Australia. ITF Taekwon-do Australia 2017 Nationals is now confirmed to be held at Sydney Academy of Sport. (Accommodation and Sports Hall on same grounds) […]


National Coaching Director Master El-Sheikh organised Team Australia Camp 1 which was held at the Sydney Academy of Sport on the Northern beaches of Sydney in Narrabeen 20-22 January 2017. The camp officially kicks off Team Australia’s 2017 ITF World Championships campaign which are scheduled for 9-16 October 2017 in Dublin, Ireland.   FRIDAY Team Australia arrived into camp Friday afternoon and settled […]


Today marks the unfortunate passing of second ITF President after The General, Grand Master Tran Trieu Quan who tragically got caught in the 2010 Haiti and passed away. Grand Master Tran was born on March 26, 1952, in Vietnam. He began his study of taekwondo when he was twelve years old. Grand Master Tran attained black […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Daher & the Executive Board would like to congratulate the following members from the National Association & Allied Association for their successful selection onto the National Team that will represent Australia at the ITF Taekwon-do World Championships Dublin, Ireland 9-16 October 2017. We wish you success in your preparations and campaign to the […]

Happy New Year 2017

  ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Daher and the Executive Board would like to wish all its Taekwon-Do instructors and practititioners a Happy New Year and we look forward to building on the success from 2016 as we continue to develop and grow.  For those of you looking for an organisation that can give you the support to develop […]

Senior Grading

ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Daher conducts a senior degree grading in Sydney Australia for visiting International Instructors from Independent Martial Arts Academy Malaysia. Master Daher was assisted by Master El-Sheikh who hosted the grading at his full time Dojang in Sydney along with Mr Trevor McIntyre who came all the way down from Newcastle to assist and […]

IMAAM Technical Seminar Sydney

( IMAAM ) Independent Martial Arts Academy Malaysia President Ahmad Najib Hashim, Shafiq Talha, Ahmad Farhan Abdullah and Azim Hashim were guests of our President Master Daher and Senior Vice President Master El-Sheikh who conducted a technical seminar covering the following topics ; Natural body movement Sine wave principles in action Resistance Pattern training Step […]


  ITF Taekwon-do Australia National Team Camp is only 3 weeks away with everything planned and set for our official National Team preparing for the 2017 ITF World Championships Dublin Ireland. Dates :        20th – 22nd of January, 2017 Location :  Sydney Academy of Sport and Recreation,                     Wakehurst Parkway, Narrabeen, NSW, 2101 CAMP PROGRAM Friday […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia Technical & Umpire committees will be running a series of seminars across Australia in 2017 with the NSW tour confirmed for 11 – 12 February 2017. TECHNICAL SEMINAR The Technical Committee Chairman Master Daher & member Master El-Sheikh will be conducting the technical seminar at IL-Shim International Dojang  located at St Monica’s  Parish […]

Historical Photo

An Amazing historical photo of Taekwon-do. Grand Master Young Ku Yun performing patterns for General Choi Hong Hi and three other gentlemen on the rooftop of a building in Seoul. Grand Master Yun was teaching Korean Karate in the Korean Military. Grand Master Young Ku Yun met General Choi by an American soldier showing him […]