Thursday, 11 July, 2024

Welcome to Virtual Taekwondo Experience

Virtual Taekwondo is fun, inclusive and exciting and enable people of all ages, weight class and gender to compete against one another without barrier as it is non-contact sparring. Virtual Taekwondo is a technological innovation whereby taekwondo athletes don on VR headset and motion tracking nodes and use the body as game controller to compete against the avatar of their opponent.

With the success of inaugural Olympic Esports Week featuring Virtual Taekwondo in June 2023, the inaugural Singapore Open Virtual Championships will be organised in April 2024 by the Singapore Taekwondo Federation (STF). An international Virtual Taekwondo Championship will be held in second half of 2024 in Singapore.

To develop and promote this innovative version of taekwondo and excite the youth and likewise the masters, the STF Virtual Taekwondo (VT) Committee welcomes affiliated members/taekwondo athletes to be on board as VT Technical Officials/Technical Assistants. If you have an interest in/play e-sports, keen interest to contribute to the growth of a new sport, aged 13 to beyond 80, we are happy to hear from you.

Please email your name, name of affiliated club and contact number to the soonest. The VT induction/training will be organised in March 2024 for you to experience and learn about Virtual Taekwondo.

Let’s venture into this exciting and innovative Virtual Taekwondo together!

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