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8th Senior & 7th Junior National ITF Taekwon-do Championship,20th Feb2010
24th Feb 2010   16:51
8th Senior & 7th Junior National ITF Taekwon-do Championship Concluded Bagmati Zone claims the overall team championship Trophy

Nepal International Taekwon-do Federation (Nepal ITF) has been paying the restless endeavor to become the Pioneer of Martial Artist federation not only in Nepal but also in the International Arena. Even if many kinds of unfavorable bents had been happening in 12th years history, Nepal ITF has succeed to add one next national event 8th Senior & 7th Junior National ITF Taekwon-do Championship organized by Nuwakot ITF Taekwon-do Association, a district organization of Nepal International Taekwon-Do Federation. The Championship has been concluded on 20th February 2010 in an amity environment of the historical and cultural Place of Nepal, Battar, Nuwakot.

Bagmati Zone got the success to win the overall team championship trophy with 8 Gold, 4 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals. Likewise, The Narayani Zone became the Runner Up with 6 Gold, 2 Silver and 6 Bronze Medals. The Organizer team, Nuwakot took over the third place with 5 Gold, 4 Silver and 2 Bronze Medals. The Bheri Zone was awarded as the Best Disciplined Team. This Mega official national event for the all Nepalese ITF TKD players was held for two days from 19th to 20th February 2010 on which 104 male and 36 females in total 140 players from different 14 Zones and a organizer team participated.

Mr. Suraj Sunar of Gandaki Zone and Mrs. Tulasi Thapa Magar of Organizer team were selected as the best player in senior categories. Mr. Nima Lama of Karnali Zone and Mrs. Pooja Giri of Bagmati Zone declared the best player in junior categories. All of them 4 Best players got the special Trophies. ‘Nepal ITF has the great group effort and strength to develop the real taekwon-do in Nepal and we never take the rest for its development.” Nepal ITF president Krishna Bahadur Balal addressed the opening ceremony “We have been doing the restless effort to make the true Matial art 'TAEKWON-DO for all"

After demonstration of the huge rally with different cultural program like Balan Naach, Jhakri Naach, Hon. Dr. Ram Sharan Mahat Member of Constitutional Assembly and Former Financial Minister has inaugurated the championship by flaming out the light on Paanas in the special Opening Ceremony. Hon. Jagadish narsing K.C Member of Constitutional Assembly, Chief district officer of Nuwakot, different political leaders of the district, social workers, and all executive members of Nepal ITF keenly attended the opening ceremony and also observed the event.

In the closing ceremony, as the chief guest Mr. Pitamber Timilsina Vice President of National Sports Councial of Nepal (NSC) spoke out "I have noticed that Nepal ITF is one of the best and most active sports organization under the National Sports Council of Nepal among almost the 100 organizations in NSC." He added “I will try my best to provide the job for the Nepal ITF Instructors and I am confident that it is going to happen very soon.” Mr. Timsina also distributed he Medals, Trophies and Certificates to winners and participants.

Krishna Bahadur Balal
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