Category Archives: International Championships

Holland Cup 2015

Pijnacker, The Netherlands

April 11th-12th


At this 6th edition of the Holland Cup – on an earlier date to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Taekwon-Do & to give competitors the opportunity to compete a last time in their preparation to the World Championships – there were nearly 600 competitors present, 88 clubs of 28 countries, 80 umpires.

Also ITF Brussels, Taekwon-Do Norden and Ge-Baek participated.


  • Alexia Pagalis : silver tul junior female I°degree
  • Bram De Corte : silver tul junior male I°degree
  • Jessica Geerinck : gold tul youth female 10°-9°kup
  • Damir Abdulin : silver tul youth male 6°-5°kup
  • Tabitha Van Lierde : silver sparring youth female B -160cm

Open Zeeuwse championships

itfResults of the belgian participants :

  • Lukas De Groote : silver sparring
  • Roeland Heirbaut : silver sparring & silver special techniques
  • Bram De Corte : bronze sparring
  • Margeaux Pollefeyt : silver tul
  • Matteo Preys : bronze sparring
  • Nicolas Ketels : gold tul
  • Jonas De Backer : gold sparring & silver tul
  • Arthur De Backer : gold sparring
  • Parsa Habib : gold tul & bronze sparring
  • Claude Duyck : gold sparring
  • Jerome Van den Eynde : gold tul & silver sparring
  • Stijn Denhaerinck : gold tul & silver sparring
  • Matteo Van Lierde : gold tul & silver special techniques
  • Wout Dero : gold sparring
  • Ian Van Bouwel : silver sparring
  • Bernd Van Bouwel : bronze sparring
  • Jens Baetselier : bronze sparring

Open Barcelona Cup

barcaAbout 400 competitors from Spain, Italy, Belgium, Ireland, Norway, Sweden, France & Israel.

Results of the belgian participants :

  • Pablo Pascuzzo : silver sparring senior male black belts -78kg
  • Bram De Corte : bronze tul junior male I°degree
  • Lukas De Groote : bronze sparring junior male black belts +68kg
  • Martin Behar : gold tul senior male coloured belts
  • Sven Bernaerts : bronze sparring senior male coloured belts -69kg
  • Lisa Ghijsens : gold sparring youth female coloured belts +149cm
  • Tabitha Van Lierde : bronze sparring youth female coloured belts +149cm

Open INTA Irish Championships

intaThe INTA hosted their annual Open Irish in Dublin, Saturday January 31st-February 1st 2015, with over 500 competitors from Ireland, Scotland, England and Belgium.

Master Frank Vanberghen, VIII°degree, was present as VIP on Saturday, and as coach on Sunday during the black belt competition.

He was coaching Bram De Corte, who participated in the junior black belt division, one of the competitions in preparation of the World Championships of May.


In tul male I°degree he won the golden medal.

In sparring male -62kg he managed to win the silver medal.