WTF Asian Qualification Tournament 2016 for Rio Olympics Games was held in Philippine, Manila from 14 to 17 April 2016 at Philippine. Pakistan National Taekwondo Team player got 3rd position on the podium securing Silver medal.
2nd Qatar International Taekwondo Open WTF G1 Official Ranking Tournament held from 12 to 15 March 2016 at Doha, Qatar. Pakistan National Taekwondo team secured 2 x Silver and 2 x Bronze Medals respectively.
Lt. Col. Waseem Ahmed,– President Pakistan Taekwondo Federation, participated in 26th World Taekwondo Federation General Assembly Meeting on May 11, 2015 at Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Pakistan Taekwondo Team participated in World Taekwondo Championship 12 – 18 May, 2015, Chelyabinsk, Russia.
Following Pakistani contingent participated in this prestigious event:-
- Master T K Loh – Coach
- Najia Rasool – Player
- Atief Arshad – Player
- Shahid Akbar – Player
Pakistan Taekwondo Federation organized Development of National Sports Structure Program – Taekwondo 2015 in different cities of Pakistan. The said course was allocated by International Olympic Committee with the kind efforts of Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Syed Arif Hassan, President Pakistan Olympic Association. The program held from 1 May to 7 June 2015. The main purpose of the courses was to improve knowledge, skill and competence of officials and players at National / International Level. Mr Murtaza Hassan Bangash, Secretary General PTF, International Referee / 6th Dan Master was nominated as Course Director by World Taekwondo Federation and International Olympic Committee to conduct this prestigious program. He was assisted by the following individuals of Pakistan Taekwondo Federation:-
- Dr. Essa Kakar
- Mr. Syed Sadaqat Hussain, Int. Referee
- Mr. Ansar Mehmood, Int. Referee
- Mr. Khan Muhammad, Nat. Referee
- Mr. Irshad, Nat. Referee
- Mr. Arif Mehmood, Nat. Referee
- Mr. Shahzada Asif, Nat. Coach
- Mr. Amar Masood, Technology Advisor (PTF)
The course held in under-mentioned cities of Pakistan as per dates mentioned against each:-
- 1 to 12 May 2015 Karachi
- 14 to 22 May 2015 Lahore
- 24 to 30 May 2015 Peshawar
- 1 to 7 June 2015 Islamabad