President's Column
Prof. Chang Ung
Dear all ITF family members,

Greeting New Year 2014, I would like to wish all of you, in the name of myself as President of International Taekwon-Do Federation, a Happy New Year hoping only joy and happiness dwell in your family life and every success materializes in all your expectations as tomorrow is today’s dream.
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Brief History of ITF
Apr. 11, 1955
“Taekwon-Do” invented by Gen. Choi Hong Hi
Mar. 22, 1966
ITF inaugurated in Seoul, South Korea
The International Taekwon-Do Federation was formed with associations in Vietnam, Malaysia, Singapore, West Germany, the United States, Turkey, Italy, Arab Republic of Egypt and South Korea as founding national members.
Jan. 1972
ITF Headquarters moved to Toronto, Canada
Gen. Choi fled to Canada with his ITF Headquarters in 1972 due to the political discord with South Korean President and Government of military dictatorship at that time and to facilitate the spread of TKD to the whole world.
ITF Headquarters moved to Vienna, Austria
Jun.15, 2002
Gen. Choi Hong Hi, the Founder of Taekwon-Do and 1st President of ITF, passed away
Sep. 22, 2002
Prof. Chang Ung, IOC Member, was elected as ITF President
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