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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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ITF Taekwon-do Australia Senior Vice President has been promoted to 7th Degree Master rank during the history making IIC at Sea being conducted by the ITF Technical Committee headed by Grand Master Marano with Grand Master Weiler and Grand Master Lan. Master EL-Sheikh has become the first Master in ITF history to be promoted on […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia Executive Board after review of all submissions presented by its members and modifications have selected a logo which more accurately reflects who we are and the direction we are headed into. 3 distinct images make up our new logo 1. BODY – Kicking in motion 2. MIND/HEART – ITF coloured Fist 3. […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia conducted degree promotions for 5 of its members on 13 February 2016 in Sydney. The gradings were conducted by our President Master Michael Daher who put the candidates through a rigorous testing of all technical requirements to their respective ranks. Master Daher tested; Patterns, Fundamental movements, Step Sparring, Free Sparring, Ground Sparring, […]


6-7 February 2016 Sydney Australia. What a weekend of TKD, saw a fast paced sparring seminar conducted by Master Daher and Mr El-Sheikh. We covered some training techniques that had not been seen before that proved very challenging even for the most experienced. The event saw a number of senior members attend in support, Mr Harper, Mr Christensen, […]

National Squad 2017 Dublin Ireland

ITF Taekwon-do Australia invites all National Association & Allied Association members to register for the National Squad to be eligible for selection onto the Official National Team to represent Australia at the 2017 ITF World Championships to be held in Dublin, Ireland. The following members have registered thus far: Oxana Gorskina Cecilia Love Adele Barnes-Cooke […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia is proud to announce ITF FIGHT SERIES 2 is to be held at the newly built Sports Super Centre at Runaway Bay, Gold Coast on Sunday 12 June 2016 with National Squad team training being held at the same venue the day before on Saturday 11 June 2016.  This is an open […]

2016 Umpires Course

  Sydney 7th February 2016 Time 9am to 4pm Cost: $40 ITF KMA  Headquarters, Corner of Yates Ave & Fullford Rd, Dundas Valley Sunshine Coast 14th February 2016 Time 9am to 4pm Cost: $40 NAMBOUR PCYC,  3 Youth Ave, Burnside QLD 4560 Please deposit the registration fee of $40 into account: Account Name: ITF Taekwon-do Australia […]

Sydney Sparring Seminar February 2016

6th February 2016 Time 9am to 4pm Cost: $100 NETBALL CENTRAL SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK Please deposit the registration fee of $100 into account: Account Name: M Daher BSB 082-365, Account No. 86 651 6868 All deposits need to use SparFeb16-surname


ITF Taekwon-do Australia welcomes it’s newest member organisation ITF Taekwon-do Newcastle headed by Mr Trevor McIntyre into the National Association. After meetings and discussions with ITF Taekwon-do Australia President Master Michael Daher ITF Taekwon-do Newcastle officially affiliated on 3 January 2016. 2016 is looking to be a big year with ITF Taekwon-do Australia headed by […]

National Coach & National Team Managers 2017

ITF Taekwon-do Australia after review of all applications received would like to announce the appointment of the following positions for Australia’s Ireland 2017 campaign. NATIONAL COACH: Moustapha El-Sheikh NATIONAL TEAM MANAGERS: Ken Hayden & Gail Hayden ITF Taekwon-do Australia wishes them well in their preparations for Ireland 2017. A reminder to all National Association and […]

ITF Fight Series 1 – Sydney

THE ROAD TO IRELAND Click here for more information ITF FIGHT SERIES invitational letter  Click here for the Fight Series 1 Application Form It is with great pleasure we extend this open invitation to all Martial Arts to attend the 1st ITF Fight Series Championships to be held in Sydney, Australia. 5 March 2016. This series of […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia has sanctioned and approved the following events in the first 6 months of 2016 with more scheduled for the latter half of the year. The first 6 months include 3 NA courses, 3 NA tournaments & IUC in New Zealand with the latter half of the year including the first ICC for the Oceania […]


   ITF Taekwon-do Australia have sanctioned 2 events which are jointly organised by Il-Shim International Taekwon-do, ITF-KMA & Universal Taekwon-do. Sparring Seminar 6 February 2016 NETBALL CENTRAL SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK  Begin the New Year with an in-depth sparring seminar being conducted by Master Michael Daher and Mr Moustapha El-Sheikh. Master Michael Daher was the Australian Coach in 1992 when the historic Oceania regions first ever medal […]


ITF Taekwon-do Australia Executive board members all attended the annual IL-Shim International Taekwon-do Black Belt seminar & grading weekend held on the Gold Coast 24 October 2015. The seminar and grading was conducted by President Master Michael Daher and assisted by Senior vice president Mr Moustapha El-Sheikh. Among the testing candidates were ITF Taekwon-do Australia […]

National Squad Schedule Clarification

National Squad schedule clarification of minimum attendance requirements has been raised by Senior ITF Taekwon-do Australia instructor & umpire committee chairman Mr Gerard Kelly. The proposed schedule is tentative and will be confirmed by the National Coach once appointed by the executive board. Pending the National Squad members who register and their locations once known, […]