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UPDATE BELGIAN OPEN 2021?

On behalf of the Belgian Taekwondo Federation we want to wish you a healthy and happy 2021! Due to the ongoing worldwide pandemic, a this moment, we can not organize a new edition of the Belgian Open Taekwondo in March, 2021.  For now, stay safe, stay healthy and check our website on a regular basis […]


No Belgian Open Taekwondo 2021 in Lommel this year due to the pandemic! But there will be a Belgian Open Poomsae Online Edition, starting March, 19 until the 21st of March. The Belgian Taekwondo Federation, Taekwondo Vlaanderen and Master Kambiz Ali from Great Britain teamed up for this organization under the great superivision of international […]


BTF enters into agreement

Ten gevolge van een vergissing, is een geschil ontstaan tussen dhr. Laachraoui en de Belgische Taekwondo Federatie. Bij de inschrijving voor een internationaal tornooi in Bulgarije, dat deel uitmaakt van het kwalificatieproces voor het Europees Kwalificatie Tornooi (EKT)  voor de Olympische Spelen van Tokio, werd dhr. Laachraoui over het hoofd gezien. Vandaag hebben de BTF […]


Familie Achab en Raheleh Asemani trekken naar ander team Jaouad Achab en Raheleh Asemani beslisten om hun samenwerking met Taekwondo Vlaanderen en Sport Vlaanderen te beëindigen. Jaouads echtgenote Indra Craen en broer Badr Achab vertrekken eveneens. Taekwondo Vlaanderen betreurt dat de vier atleten het team verlaten en bedankt hen voor de prachtprestaties die ze samen behaalden. De […]


On Tuesday March 31, 2020, Belgian Taekwondo Federation (BTF) President Abdelhak Boubouh donated 3,500 medical masks to the staff of the CHU Saint-Pierre (Brussels) on behalf of the Belgian Taekwondo Federation. These masks were generously donated to the BTF by the World Taekwondo Federation (WT), following an agreement with the government of the municipality of […]


On to Belgian Open 2021!

We regret to inform you that for the Belgian Open 2020 is postponed due to the worldwide pandemic. Retributions will be made as soon as possible to participating teams. We want to thank you for your patience and respect for our decision. We hope to see you all soon under better circumstances. Stay safe and […]


European champion Jaouad Achab (27) will compete in the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2021! Achab earned his spot in the olympics with a direct qualification through the olympic ranking. Tokyo 2021 will be the second time that Achab competes in the biggest sports event in the world. In Rio 2016 Achab came very close to […]




Official Belgian Selection for the World Championships Taekwondo (May, 14-19) in Manchester: The Belgian Taekwondo Federation is a cooperation between Taekwondo Vlaanderen and ABFT.   Ladies:   Raheleh Asemani (F-57) (TKDV) (First round elimination against Sandy Macedo from Brazil) Laura Roebben (F-62) (TKDV) (Round 32 loss with Golden Point against Zhonsi Luo from China) Indra […]


G2 Belgian Open Kyorugi 2019

We are proud to announce that the 40th edition of the Belgian Open Kyorugi  has been granted G2 status. This will take place from Friday 15 till Sunday 17 March 2019 in Lommel, Belgium. Random weigh-in  Random weigh-in Saturday 16th March (published 16/03/2019   7:00 am)  Random weigh-in Sunday 17th March (published 17/03/2019   7:00 […]


Badr Achab (17) impressed with a silver medal in class -73 at the Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires, Argentina!   The younger brother from Jaouad Achab made a huge statement in Buenos Aires by beating Khachatryan (Armenië) with 23-15 in the quarterfinals and an 8-4 victory against Eyad (Egypte) in the semis. In the final […]


Team Belgium Taekwondo: Wie is …?/Qui est …? Raheleh Asemani en Laura Roebben: “Op het EK is alles mogelijk!” Jaouad en Badr Achab: “Wanneer we naar een competitie gaan, is het om te winnen.” Si Mohamed Ketbi – Dessus ou à part? Taekwondo in 1 minute


The Belgian Taekwondo Federation selected the team for the European Championships Taekwondo 2018 in Kazan, Russia. Female: Class – 53 Ohiano Bruno Dufour (ABFT) Class – 57 Raheleh Asemani (VTB) Class -62 Laura Roebben (VTB) Men: Class -54 Martijn Willemsen (VTB) Class -58 Salaheddine Bensalah (VTB) Class -63 Jaouad Achab (VTB) Class -68 Si Mohamed […]


Badr Achab (16), the younger brother from reigning European Champion Jaouad Achab, won the bronze medal at the World Junior Taekwondo Championships in Hammamet, Tunisia. Achab’s adventure finished in the semi-finals after a dramatic one point loss against Iran. Nevertheless, Achab’s bronze medal was iconic in the history of Belgian taekwondo because it was the […]


Belgian Federations

The Belgian Taekwondo Federation has three officials members
Association Belge Francophone de Taekwondo
Taekwondo Vlaanderen
Taekwondo Verband der D.G.
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