About Us

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 (MNA) of the OTU.