Congratulations to Para taekwondo

Feb. 02, 2015, 9:46 a.m. (ET)

WTF President Chungwon Choue has today confirmed that the International Paralympic Committee Governing Body has confirmed taekwondo as a Paralympic event for the 2020 Games in Tokyo!

Click HERE to read President Choue's letter of confirmation.

USA Taekwondo offers excited congratulations to all in involved in the campaign for para-taekwondo's inclusion, and thanks to the International Paralympic Committee for its consideration.

Later in the week we will have an interview with one of the US para-taekwondo movements leading participants, SSG. Corbin Stacy, so check back for that!