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World Taekwondo (Wuxi) Center settles down in Taihu New City
Release time:2018-07-27 Browse:

On July 26, World Taekwondo (Wuxi) Center was unveiled in Taihu New City. It is the 1st official branch set up by the World Taekwondo Alliance and the global service operation center set up by the international sports individual event organization under the International Olympic Committee in China. The 1st World Taekwondo Group World Cup Championships opened at the same time.


Zhao Zhengyuan, President of the World Taekwondo Alliance, Cai Zhenhua, Deputy Director of the General Administration of Sport of China, Li Xiaomin, member of the Standing Committee of the CPC Jiangsu Provincial Committee and Secretary of the CPC Wuxi Municipal Committee, Chen xingying, Vice Governor of Jiangsu, Guan Jianmin, President of China Taekwondo Association, and Chen Gang, Director of the Jiangsu Provincial Sports Bureau attended the ceremony and jointly unveiled for the center. Deputy Mayor of Wuxi Liu Xia and Vice Chairman of the Wuxi Municipal Committee of the CPPCC Ding Xuchu attended the meeting.


Reportedly, after the World Taekwondo (Wuxi) Center was put into operation, it will introduce the items including the regional administrative headquarters of the World Taekwondo Alliance, the operation headquarters of the World Taekwondo Alliance and World Taekwondo University, focus on training, education, development and marketing businesses, carry out system reform and rule and business innovation and many other experiments to promote taekwondo in the global and promote in-depth cooperation between China and international sports organizations. In the future, Wuxi will become the education training center, research and development center, media center and innovation center of the World Taekwondo Alliance.


From now on, the first 3-day World Taekwondo Group World Cup Championships will be held in Wuxi Taihu International Expo Center, becoming the first major event to be held after the center is put into operation.

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