World Taekwondo Events Calendar: new update
World Taekwondo 2020 calendar (as of May 22, 2020): click HERE
World Taekwondo has been forced to cancel or postpone several events scheduled between June and October on its 2020 official calendar due to the spread of Covid-19 around the world.
The list of affected competitions can be found on the information below.
Events Date/Place Changed
- WTE Multi European Championships : June 4-7 -> November 19-22
- Pan America Para Taekwondo Open Championships : June 11 -> TBD
- Portugal Open 2020 : June 20 -> TBD
- Puerto Rico Open : October 9-11 -> Cancelled
- Sudan Open : TBD -> Cancelled
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games and Wuxi 2021 World Tekwondo Championships, postponed
The IOC, IPC, the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government and the Government of Japan announced on 30 March that the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games will take place on 23 July – 8 August 2021 and the Paralympic Games will follow on 24 August – 5 September 2021. As a result of the postponement of the Olympic and Paralympic Games to 2021, the World Taekwondo Championships originally scheduled to be held in Wuxi, China in May 2021 will also need to be postponed. The exact dates are not confirmed yet but World Taekwondo intends that the event to be held in the fourth quarter of 2021.