Samjok-O Cup Ottignies for youth and juniors

Sunday April 17th Benito Martinez and the club Samjok-O organised the first Samjok-O Cup Ottignies especially for youth (6-13), juniors (14-17) and with for the first time ever a special category for kids 3-5, in cooperation with the ITF-Belgium Umpire- and Tournament Committee.

There was competition in tul, sparring and special technics for youth and juniors. For the kids there was sparring without contact, their performance was being judged. The youngest participants could also compete in specials, they had to touch a ball.

All clubs present brought a lot of umpires, so the competition went very smoothly, which was nice for the participants and the many coaches and supporters present.

It was a great day for everyone involved, with a lot of fun for all.



21st IKC in Belgium – Reminder

The deadline for inscriptions at the 21st International Kids Course, May 21st-22nd in Lokeren, conducted by Master Donato Nardizzi (VIII°degree), chairman of the ITF Kids Development Committee,  is coming closer.
Please send all inscriptions before May 12th to

So far we received applications from Belgium, The Netherlands and Italy.

Invitation Kids Course 2016 Belgium

Inscription form Kids Course 2016 Belgium




Open Zeeuwse Championships

Sunday March 20th the Open Zeeuwse Championships were organised for the 14th time in Middelburg, The Netherlands, with 315 competitors. itf

Results members ITF-Belgium:

  • Roeland Heirbaut: gold tul junior male I°degree & silver sparring junior male -68kg
  • Leen Walraeve: gold tul senior female I°degree & silver sparring senior female -56kg
  • Margeaux Pollefeyt: gold tul & gold sparring
  • Anneleen Heirbaut: silver tul & bronze sparring
  • Matteo Preys: gold sparring
  • Noor Van Rossem: bronze sparring
  • Faith Wojsznis: bronze tul & silver sparring
  • Michiel Osteux: bronze sparring

Open Fuji Mae Barcelona Cup

cupJose Carlos Revelles, Silvina Carasi and the members of Hwarang-Do Escuela de Artes Marciales organized the Open Barcelona Cup for the 5th time, and ITF-Belgium was present on all editions. This time the federation was represented by members of Won-Hyo, ITF Brussels and Ge-Baek. On this Cup there were participants from Spain, Belgium, Italy, Sweden, Ireland and France.

Emmy Baetselier won the silver medal in female sparring 12-15y coloured belts.