ABOUT UNIFIED-ITF

Unified-ITF is the first "all-inclusive" unification of International Taekwon-Do Federation, ITF practitioners striving to protect and preserve General Choi's legacy. We provide not only ITF organizational support, but also a global platform for like-minded ITF practitioners. We are Unified!

Unified-ITF was founded by Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung, K-9-1. Originally known as KATU (KoreAmerican Taekwon-Do Union), a special authorization by General Choi himself at a time when each country was assigned one head of the original ITF.

Unified-ITF Charter Schools 

  • Online access to Unified-ITF Continental Coordinators and Master Instructors in your region for guidance, rules/regulations, support, training and more

  • 10% off certifications such as Class A, B or C Umpire, International Instructor Courses & Seminars

  • 20% off individual, lifetime Unified-ITF membership for students

  • Global Recognition: Club/Organization/School listing on the Unified-ITF Membership Page, Newsletters

  • Charter School Certificate suitable for framing

  • Resources: recommended training materials, videos, downloads and more

  • Permission to promote/share your own global initiatives, seminars, tournaments, promotions and other media content.

 

Unified-ITF Members

  • 50% to 100% off training at other Unified-ITF Member Schools when more than 50 miles from your home

  • 5% off certifications such as Class A, B or C Umpire, International Instructor Courses & Seminars

  • 10% off individual, lifetime Unified-ITF membership for students

  • Global Recognition: Individual member listing on the Unified-ITF Membership Page

  • Unique Unified-ITF Member ID Card 

  • Resources: recommended training materials, videos, downloads and more

  • Permission to promote/share your own global initiatives, seminars, tournaments, promotions and other media content.
     

Although Unified-ITF Leadership will never ask or encourage any ITF practitioner to leave their current ITF Organization, if you find yourself, or your school without representation, we are here for you. Unified-ITF's vision is to protect and preserve the Legacy of General Choi Hong Hi. 

Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung served as Special Assistant to General Choi Hong Hi, he was the Official Spokesman of the original ITF, and he served as Chairman of the ITF Promotion and Merger Committees as well as Secretary General of the original ITF.  Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung is diligent in his preservation of General Choi Hong Hi's art & legacy. His efforts are immeasurable in this lifelong quest.

Read Grandmaster Hwang's biography here

General Choi Hong Hi entrusted Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung, shouldn't you?  If you are an ITF practitioner, educator, supporter preserving General Choi Hong Hi's legacy, we encourage you to Register Free Right Now! Become a Site Member and be among those counted as "one" with General Choi Hong Hi. 

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OUR VISION

Providing an "all-inclusive" unification of ITF practitioners to preserve and protect the legacy of General Choi, Hong Hi by spreading the art of original Taekwon-Do as it was intended to be learned.

WHAT WE OFFER

Unification of ITF instructors, practitioners, promoters, educators and supporters by way of a Legacy Member profile that you build! In addition, UITF provides a single source of ITF rules, regulations, championships, seminars, broadcasts and IIC's.

SEARCH MEMBER SCHOOLS

View UITF Charter and Legacy Member Schools, Instructors & Locations.

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BENEFITS OF MEMBERSHIP

UITF is an all-inclusive, open platform and federation unlike any other.  Click below for member details.

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LEADERSHIP

View UITF Leadership, including  Continental Coordinators, Committee Chairs & Chair Members.  If you wish to join our Admin team, please visit the Legacy Resources page (Legacy Members Only).

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GLOBAL SUPPORT

Letters of support for Grand Master Hwang from around the globe in recognition of his global initiatives. 

Video Tutorials 

General Choi - Sine Wave

 

See for yourself the authenticity of Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung's teachings.

Grandmaster Hwang - Sine Wave

See for yourself the authenticity of Grandmaster Hwang Kwang Sung's teachings.