Entries by Moustapha El-Sheikh

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 […]


On behalf of ITF Taekwon-do Australia & the Executive Board I would like to take this opportunity to wish all our members a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. As we finish off a successful 2016 with a National Championships that exceeded expectations I look forward to an even bigger and more successful […]

National Team Last Call

To all NA & AA Masters,  Instructors and members a final reminder to ensure you have registered and paid the National Squad deposit by close of business Friday 2 December to be considered for selection on to the official National Team of Australia for 2017 ITF World Championships Dublin Ireland.   NATIONAL TEAM 2017 Regards   […]


Notice to all NA & AA members vying for selection to represent Australia at the ITF World Championships 2017 Dublin Ireland. Announcement of the National Team has been delayed due to members not following the procedure set out by the NA in 2015. All competitors interested must complete the online application and payment of the […]


On the weekend of 19-20 November we saw over 200 competitors compete for the National titles. With members competiting from 39 different dojangs from across Australia and New Zealand the event was a huge success. With President Master Daher of ITF Taekwon-do Australia advice and guidance the organizing committee took full control and executed a […]

6th ITF WORLD CUP 2016

The International Taekwon-do Federation under the leadership of President Trajtenberg and the ITF Executive Board witnessed the biggest ITF Championships in History. The Hungarian Taekwon-Do Association under President Master Lazlo and his chairman of the organising committee Mr Peter Szasz with his team hosted a magnicent and well organised event enjoyed by nearly 3000 people […]