Taekwondo New Zealand Home Page

Welcome to the Taekwondo New Zealand (TNZ) website. TNZ is the governing member national association responsible for the promotion and development of World Taekwondo Federation (W.T.F.) and Olympic style Taekwondo in New Zealand.

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) is the world governng body for Olympic Taekwondo as recognised by the International Olympic Committee (IOC). The WTF has over 80 million registered members in 191 countries, and is the 8th most played sport in the World.

The Oceania Taekwondo Union (OTU) is the regional governing body for the WTF. The OTU is made up of member countries from the pacific region. TNZ is also a member national association of the OTU. 

Recent News Items

Athlete Application for Selection - Junior Worlds 2016

Taekwondo New Zealand (TNZ) is looking for expressions of interest from athletes to compete in the 2016 Junior World Championships to be held in Mexico 2016.

Please …

Applications for TNZ National Team Officials – 2016 Junior World Championships

TNZ is calling for interested applicants for following positions for the TNZ Junior National Representative Team to compete at the 2016 WTF Junior World Championships …

Pacific Games Report


This was the first time New Zealand has been invited to these games. We went in a limited capacity with soccer, weightlifting and Taekwondo as the only sports represented …