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ITF Taekwon-Do

ounder(s): Choi Hong Hi, Father and Founder of ITF Taekwon-Do

Date founded: April 11th 1955

Brief History:

History of ITF taekwon-Do

-ITF Taekwon-Do was founded on April 11th 1955 in Korea by "the little giant" father and founder of ITF Taekwon-Do.

-On March 22nd 1966 the International Taekwon-Do Federation was founded.

-On june 15th 2002 our founder died in Korea and ITF Taekwon-Do was split in three mayor organisations;

  1. Master Tran group

  2. Chang-Ung group

  3. Grandmaster Choi Jung Hwa group

To be recognized as a ITF-Taekwon-Do organisation in Black Belt International there must be a present or historical bound in style.

Grade Criteria & Belt Order:

Belt order;

  1. 10 Gup up to 1 Gup (white, white yellow, yellow, yellow-green, green, green-blue, blue, blue-red, red, red-black)

  2. 1st Dan up to 9th Dan

a. 1st Dan - 3rd Dan -Assistant instructor

b. 4th Dan -6th Dan - Instructor

c. 7th and 8th Dan - Master

d. 9th Dan Grand Master