Welcome to ITF America

ITF America strives to continue the Legacy of Taekwon-Do’s founder, General Choi Chong Hi, while building the future of Taekwon-Do in the USA by providing inspiration, innovation, solid leadership & quality support to our members. 

ITF America Core Values

  • ITF America will operate according to a strict set of core values
  • We will be democratic & transparent in our decision making
  • We will be accountable to our members for our actions
  • We will act ethically & with integrity at all times
  • We will work with dedication & persistence to achieve both our own & our members' goals
  • We will act in a professional, progressive & positive way
  • We will be inclusive to our members
  • We will be inspiration & lead with our action instead of our words


ITF America is a US 501 (c) (3) Nonprofit Organization and an Official Allied Association of the ITF

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2021 TKD Fight Seminar

Coming to San Diego this December! Join us in our upcoming TKD Fight Seminar with the one and only, 8th Degree Taekwondo Legend Master Cody Springsguth! An event you do […]

GM Suarez Interview

ITF America’s DEI Committee Co-Chair Dr. Olga Shurchkov interviews Grandmaster Ruben Suarez and the members of his family in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month September 22, 2021. From September 15 […]

Interviewing Joleen Masters

This month, Dr. Olga Shurchkov (V Dan; ITF America Board Member and Co-Chair of the ITFA Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee) spoke with Sabumnim Joleen Masters from Jamaica. Ms. Masters […]

ITF America Unified

From 2019-2020 the leaders of the three Allied associations recognized by the ITF in the USA: ATFI, NTA and OTFA, along with Red Tiger TKD, have been working together in order to merge into a single and stronger ITF organization. The Merger Committee has decided to formally create ITF America, a legally registered US 501.c.3 entity and the largest ITF Allied Association in the USA.