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Elva Adams appointed president of Kombat Taekwondo USA Central Region

Elva Adams was a Referee during the Rio 2016 Olympic Games and is currently very active as an international referee for World Taekwondo, as well as an outstanding Poomsae competitor. At Kombat Taekwondo she holds the position of vice chair of refereeing and Rick Shin has just appointed her to lead the central region of the United States.

New Poomsae Referees Ready to Contribute to the Pan-American Region

In a resounding achievement, participants of the recent Poomsae referees’ seminar in the Pan-American Region have garnered strong support, with the majority approved to officiate in WT-sanctioned events. Juan Manuel López, the President of the Pan-American Taekwondo Union, praised the commitment and dedication of these aspiring referees, highlighting their crucial role in the growth of referee bodies and their contribution to the progress of Poomsae events in the region.

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Host city ready for the 2024 Pan American Cadet and Junior Taekwondo Championships

Querétaro will host the prestigious 2024 Pan American Cadet and Junior Taekwondo Championship from July 18 to 21 at the renowned Arteaga Gymnasium. This event, where young athletes from across the continent will compete in poomsae, kyorugi, and Taekwondo team, will serve as a key preparation for the upcoming Cadet and Junior World Championships in South Korea in October.

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