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European champion Jaouad Achab (27) will compete in the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020! Achab earned his spot in the olympics with a direct qualification through the olympic ranking. Tokyo 2020 will be the second time that Achab competes in the biggest sports event in the world. In Rio 2016 Achab came very close to […]


Belgian Open Poomsae

The 40th edition of the Belgian Open Poomsae 2019 will take place 3rd November in Hasselt, Belgium. Information Outline (updated version 08/10/2019) Drawing of lots – Belgian Open 2019 Results Timetable Draws FREE STYLE COMPETITION: During the Belgian Open Poomsae 2019 the new WT poomsae regulations will be used which are in force as of 14 […]



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 […]


WTE Poomae COACH seminar

The 39th edition of the G1 Belgian Open Kyorugi and Poomsae-Freestyle 2018 will take place from 16-18 March in Lommel, Belgium. The WTE Poomsae Coach Seminar will take place on Friday 16 March. Information RESULTS BELGIAN OPEN POOMSAE RESULTS BELGIAN OPEN KYORUGI   OUTLINE (Click here for FINAL version) DRAWING OF LOTS FOR BO POOMSAE […]


G1 Belgian Open 2018

The 39th edition of the G1 Belgian Open Kyorugi and Poomsae-Freestyle 2018 will take place from 16-18 March in Lommel, Belgium. The WTE Poomsae Coach Seminar will take place on Friday 16 March. Information RESULTS BELGIAN OPEN POOMSAE RESULTS BELGIAN OPEN KYORUGI   OUTLINE (Click here for FINAL version) DRAWING OF LOTS FOR BO POOMSAE […]


Early december, only the best of the best gathered in Abidjan, capital of Ivory Coast, for the Super Grand Prix (G8) in Abdijan. Reigning European Champion Jaouad Achab reached the semi-finals in weightclass -68. In a tensed battle for a spot in the final Russian powerhouse Alexi Denisenko was the better fighter. Achab lost 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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