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  ITF Taekwon-do Australia had a Master technical seminar conducted by its President Master Michael Daher in Sydney on 23 July 2016. The course covered fundamentals, pattern and natural execution of movements. The Day was a huge success with our President Master Daher and Senior Vice President Master El-Sheikh assisting today with the ITF Taekwon-do Australia Executive Board in attendance […]


The 2016 ITF Open National Championships is now scheduled to run over 2 days Saturday and Sunday on 19 & 20 November 2016. A veterans division for sparring and patterns is now included and will run on the Sunday Oceania Taekwon-do Federation board meeting recently held in Taurunga New Zealand confirmed attendance of International Taekwon-do (New […]

Master Technical Seminar

Update One week till the technical seminar with Master Daher. Venue : 244 Targo Rd Toongabbie Time  : 8:00am – 3:00pm Payments into the following account. BSB :   082 365 Acc. :  866516868               

Oceania Championships 2016

New Zealands International Taekwon-do organised and hosted the 2016 Oceania Championships which doubled as the countries National Championships which were held in the beautiful Bay of Plenty city of Taurunga. A team of 12 competitors from Australia travelled across to compete in a lead up preparation to the ITF World Cup 2016. Australia won a […]

World Champions Clinic

ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Daher organised a World Champions clinic for some of our NA members preparing for the ITF World Cup 2016 Budapest, Hungary. The clinic was conducted by Master Dahers friends multiple times former World Champions of Karate, Boxing, Taekwon-do & kick boxing. Mr Adam and Mr Nelson spoke and gave an […]


Reserve the date for a great championships in Sydney. Stay tuned for more information soon.

Master Daher Technical Seminar

Master Daher Technical seminar 3 weeks and counting down if you haven’t registered yet better hurry up before you miss out. A Black Belts only seminar with many senior members of ITF Taekwon-do Australia in attendance. This is one seminar you don’t want to miss.  

Squad Training & Fight Series 2 Weekend

On the Weekend of June 11-12 saw a gathering of the National Squad members on the Gold Coast for training under the National Coach Master El-Sheikh. Training consisted of a warm using functional whole body drills with spider man walks, push ups, sit ups , squats, bull rush, shadow sparring with an emphasis on agile smooth foot […]


Il -Shim International Taekwon-do Black Belts and ITF Taekwon-do Australia National Champions / Oceania Champions Trent Hayden and Oxana Gorskina defended their 2015 titles winning Gold at the WAKO National Champions in both Light Contact Continuous and Point Fighting divisions last weekend 15 May 2016. Both Champions showed brilliant form displaying exceptional technique and tactics in their highly […]

International Umpire Course

ITF Taekwon-do Australia members comprising of Senior Vice President Master EL-Sheikh, Vice President Paul Harper, Treasurer Michelle Harper, Umpire Chairman Gerard Kelly & Instructor Trevor McIntyre attended the International Umpire Course held in Auckland New Zealand and conducted by the ITF Umpire Committee Master Katz & Master Ottesen. Thank you to Master Mahesh Bhana, Mrs Natasha Iotua, Master Paul McPhail […]

Mr Peter Crosbie Report on Technical Seminar

  “I am 21 years old” Master Daher stated with a glint in his eye. This set the tone for a fantastic technical seminar that he gave to members of Cu Chulainn Perth and Il Shim Melbourne last weekend in Melbourne. Over dinner, Master Daher gave a witty but insightful answer to a brave question […]

Technical Seminar

Over the Anzac weekend Il Shim Melbourne hosted NA President, Master Michael Daher who held a technical seminar for the students of Il Shim Melbourne and Cu Chulaiin TKD.  Mr Peter Crosbie and his team travelled to Melbourne to take part in the day in preparation for Senior Black Belt gradings to be held later […]


ITF Board Member, Oceania Taekwon-do Federation President and ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Michael Daher departs Sydney Australia today for the ITF Board meeting scheduled for April 2016 to discuss the development of Taekwon-do and other business with ITF President Trajtenberg and ITF Executive Board members. Master Daher will also be visiting Dubai, UAE and Beirut, Lebanon.  We wish him a safe and […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia member Mr Trent Hayden from IL-Shim Taekwon-do Sunshine Coast fights strongly returning with a solid performance and results to match. Trent was the only ITF fighter present at this prestigious high level competition. Trent was in Melbourne along with other ITF exponents at the United ITF National Championships organised by Master Michael […]


There was a lot of anticipation leading up to the first ever “Fight Series” tournament. What would it be like? How would the rules be different? How many competitors would be there that we hadn’t encountered before? The hall at the Olympic Park Netball Centre is a great venue for this type of tournament and […]