On November 30th in Santiago, Chile the 3rd National Tournament was held, organized by the Chilean Federation of Traditional Taekwon -Do, FECHITAT.
This time , they managed to muster 200 competitors, from the north, center and south of the country, highlighting the great presence of both children and adults. This has been the biggest tournament ever organized in Chile so far, given the growth it has achieved since, FECHITAT is forming and adding instructors across the country, becoming the benchmark for the ITF in Chile.
The the excellent technical level, especially among black belts and the good work that the organization achieved through the body of referees and judges should be noted.
In the form of tag team school, Budo, belonging to ONT and Sil-la, FECHITAT school faced, winning the latter, with bouts of high technical and tactical level.
Within the opening ceremony awards for Sabumnim Osvaldo Rojas, Javier Lillo, Ernesto Reyes and Marcelo Russo, FECHITAT founders, as well as Mr. José Dollenz, former director of the National Institute of Sport were awarded in recognition of support to Chilean sport .
In the future this tournament aims to become a center of attention for competitors also neighboring countries, in pursuit of the Pacific coast providing a good level event in measurable exponents of that area.