On 19-20th January in Kiev was held the 3rd Ukrainian Taekwon-do ITF Seminar. The seminar was attended
by sportsmen from Zaporizhya, Ivano-Frankivsk, Kyiv, Kirovograd, Crimean, Lviv, Odessa, Kharkiv and
Chernivtsi's local branches of the Union. In addition, a seminar caused lively interest of adepts from
Russia, Georgia and Moldova. Total in seminar participated 77 people from the 4 European countries.
Seminar was conducted by Master Jerzy Jedut, 7th Degree from Poland, the Secretary General and the Member of the Technical Committee of All European Taekwon-Do Federation (AETF).
The seminar consisted of two parts: basic technique and technique of sparring. Immediately after the seminar, all the participants could watch a Taekwon-Do attestation, that first black belt test in Ukraine with Master Jerzy Jedut. The most prepared sportsmen of the Union have applied for the right to get the next master degree (Dan). Most athletes demonstrated proper technical level which results in the fact that they successfully passed the Taekwon-Do grading. The people promoted were: Mr. Umerov Enver (Crimea) to 4th Degree and Mr. Barchuk Andriy (Ivano-Frankivsk) to 3rd Degree.
During the closing ceremony of the seminar Master Jerzy Jedut noted the positive atmosphere that was on the seminar, athletes craving for new knowledge and the desire to develop.
In addition, Master Jedut thanked the All Ukrainian Taekwon-Do Union for showing discipline and a high level of organization. By the applause of the audience Master Jerzy Jedut personally presented to all participants the signed certificates confirming the completion of the seminar.
All Ukrainian TKD Union,
V-degree ITFOleg Solovey