Kurdish girls conquer Iraqi Taekwondo team
The Iraqi Central Taekwondo Federation (ICTF) called six Kurdish female athletes to join the Iraqi senior squad. The players selected to join the Iraqi women’s team all passed the theoretical and practical tests set thanks to their advanced technique, qualifications, and strength.
Over the last decade, the performance levels and skills of Kurdish female Taekwondo fighters have risen considerably.
The inspiration for Taekwondo in the Kurdistan Region came from South Korean troops deployed in the area. The introduction of Taekwondo was part of a Korean policy to win the hearts and minds of the younger generation. They trained and opened Taekwondo
This picture shows Erbil Female Taykwondo Team.