President of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) Thomas Bach, President of the World Taekwondo Federation (WT) Chungwon Choue, and Secretary Geenral of WT Jeongkang Seo were guests of Azerbaijan Taekwondo Federation (ATF), APA reports.
The guests met with the Minister of Youth and Sport of Azerbaijan Farid Gayibov, President of ATF Kamaladdin Heydarov, Vice Presidents Nagi Safarov and Niyamaddin Pashayev.
At the meeting, they were informed about the current state of taekwondo in Azerbaijan, and views were exchanged in the direction of further development and popularization of this sport.
IOC and WT presidents also talked to taekwondo fighters training in ATF's gym. They took photo with the team.