Official invitation


-OFFICIAL INVITATION ON-LINE – 1st September 2016-

Official Invitation_2017 Open Taekwon-Do World Championships _The Netherlands Barneveld (click this line)


Dear Grand Masters, Masters, Instructors, Competitors and Supporters,

On behalf of International Taekwon-Do Federation ITF HQ Korea and ITF HQ Netherlands we have the great pleasure in inviting you to the;

2017 Open Taekwon-Do World Championships / World Cup

which will be held in Barneveld, Netherlands 28th of September to 1st of October 2017. The event shall be held in the Barneveld Veluwehal – The Netherlands.

This Championships is OPEN to all our brothers and sisters in Taekwon-Do regardless of Taekwon-Do style, affiliation, association or political background. Taekwon-Do is ONE and during this tournament we will share the passion we all have for the art, sport and martial art that is Taekwon-Do and demonstrate our great courtesy for each other.

We sincerely hope that the Open World Championships will be a success for all competitors, coaches, umpires, VIPs and supporters. We look forward to welcoming all of you to the Netherlands in September 2017.

Yours in Taekwon-Do

Mr. Harry van Schaik                                 Master Peter Sanders  

“Active and Involved”

Head of Organizing Committee                         Head of Ambassadors Committee