The National Federation for ITF Taekwon-Do in Venezuela (FITVE) hosted a successfull National Cup in April 2011, with the Mayor Valmore Velasco in attendance. On Friday 8th of April a Seminar and Referee Clinic got underway, where all rules were reviewed for both patterns and sparring. There was also an examination for gup and dan candidates in the City of Cordero, attended by the Instructor Juan Martinez President of the International Taekwon-Do in Venezuela.
The National Championship was held at the sports facilities in the city of Edo Cordero Tachira, and included categories for children, youth and adults, with a great turnout of both men and women. We had participants from the states of Vargas, Miranda, Distrito Capital Tachira.
We wish to thank everyone for your continuing support our art and ITF - FITVEN.
Instructor Martinez and the FITVE board would in particular like to thank Mayor Valmore VELASCO of Cordero City for his support of this important national event.
The Federation President ended the tournament with an invitation for the National Club Championship to be held on the 12th of November, 2011. Anyone interested please register at any of the clubs of the FITVEN.