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Garry Carpenter
TNZ Poomsae Selection Weekend
by Garry Carpenter - Saturday, 24 January 2015, 1:34 AM
 

Jan 2015Wellington,17th and 18th  January, 2015 

Taekwondo New Zealand Poomsae Team to compete at the World Poomsae Championships in November 2015. Selections were recently held in Wellington. Organised and selected by Samantha Knox and Master Alex Ahn. The following divisions have been filled.

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Garry Carpenter
New Rules released by WTF
by Garry Carpenter - Saturday, 24 January 2015, 1:33 AM
 

The WTF have made some changes to the Competition Rules & Interpretation (Kyorugi).

Article 12 : Valid points

1 Scoring Areas
1.1 Trunk: The blue or red colored area of the trunk protector
1.2 Head: The entire head above the bottom line of the head protector

2 Criteria for valid point(s):
2.1 ...

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Garry Carpenter
Peace Corps Timetable
by Garry Carpenter - Monday, 22 December 2014, 8:11 PM
 

TNZ is pleased to announce the WTF Peace Corps have accepted our invitation to come to New Zealand from the 21st of January to the 24th of February 2015.

The premise of the WTF Peace Corps is Taekwondo-practising University students from Korea travelling throughout the world promoting Taekwondo ...

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Garry Carpenter
Poomsae Instruction - January 2015
by Garry Carpenter - Thursday, 18 December 2014, 11:06 PM
 

Notice to all TNZ Poomsae Instructors & Coaches

In conjunction with the up and coming TNZ Poomsae selection for the World Championships in Vietnam November, 2015 being held 17th & 18 January 2015.
Mackie Gymnasium, Victoria College of Education, Donald Street, Karori, Wellington.

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TNZ President receives Commendation
by Garry Carpenter - Wednesday, 3 December 2014, 9:28 PM
 

TNZ President Grandmaster Tae Kyung Kim was recently awarded the Korea Prime Minister's Commendation and a medal from the Government of Korea. This prestigious award was presented to Grandmaster Kim by the Taekwondo Promotion Foundation in recognition of his services and contribution to the ongoing worldwide development of Taekwondo.