On the April 4th, 2015 in Ivano-Frankivsk was held the 9th Taekwon-Do Ukrainian Championship. In competition took part 308 participants from 12 regions of Ukraine. Competitions were held in two divisions: B (8-5 kup) and A (4 and higher kup). There were two types of Taekwon-Do program: (matsogi) sparring and (tul) formal exercises.
At the opening ceremony of the championship present were special guests: Mr. Rostislav Mykytiuk - the head of Youth and Sports Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration and Mr. Vitaly Mateshko – the Chairman of the Committee for Physical Culture and Sports Executive of Ivano-Frankivsk city council.
As the central point of the ceremony the organizers scheduled interesting team fights between Ivano-Frankivsk team and the team of united regions of Ukraine in both age categories: juniors and adults. The teams from Ivano-Frankivsk won in both meetings. An additional point of the evening was a show dancers group from Lviv.
Based on those championships’ results the Ukrainian National Team will be formed for the participation in the World Championship 2015 to be held at the end of May in Italy.
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