12 States Confirm For CCSF Taekwondo Prix Series II

Twelve states across the country were able to meet the deadline and they have also been confirmed for the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) Taekwondo Prix Series II holding on June 9 to10 at the Old Parade Ground in Abuja. Host – Federal Capital Territory (FCT), Abuja will be joined by Niger, Benue, Plateau, Lagos,…

Stage Set For CCSF Taekwondo PRIX SERIES II

Preparations have begun in earnest for the second edition of the 2017 CCSF Prix Series, which is set to hold on the 9th and 10th June 2017 at the Old Parade Ground Abuja. The innovative grassroots sports event, which is an initiative of the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation, will be expecting over 150 athletes over…

Two Team CCSF Athletes Win medals At Dakar Taekwondo International Open

With just two athletes, the taekwondo team of the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) won two medals at the Dakar International Taekwondo Open, which held on 17th and 18th March 2019 at the Ndiaye Stadium, Dakar Senegal. Upcoming star, Elizabeth Anyanacho, continued her golden form as she clinched the gold medal in the adult -67kg…

CCSF Prix Series Thrills Taekwondists

Taekwondists that featured in the inaugural Chika Chukwumerije Sports Festival (CCSF) Prix Series were thrilled with the quality of the organization and standard of the one-day championship. 78 kids from thirteen Taekwondo clubs in the FCT competed in four age categories while 40 athletes from five states participated in the adult category. The indoor boxing…

Abuja Taekwondo Referee Course Excites Officials

The knowledge acquired at the one-day Taekwondo Referee Course cannot be underestimated as the 61 officials that attended the training could not hide their excitement on the quality of the exercise. The world class referee seminar was organiSed by the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) in partnership with the FCT Taekwondo Association with participants grateful…

Abuja To Host Taekwondo Referee Course

To acquaint the officials with the new rules in Taekwondo, the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) in collaboration with the FCT Taekwondo Association is set to host and organize the World-Class Referee course, coming up on March 8 2017 at the Old Parade Ground, FCT Abuja. The World Class Referee Course is being conducted by…

Abuja Gears Up For CCSF Taekwondo Prix Series

The Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation is set to host the inaugural 2017 CCSF Taekwondo Prix Series I on the 11th March 2017, at the Old Parade Ground Abuja. The event, which is sanctioned by the FCT Taekwondo Association and held in partnership with the FCT Sports Council is the first of a four-part series event…

Nigeria Must Align With New Taekwondo Rules – Chika Chukwumerije

After going through the coaching certification and exposed to the changes made to the rules guiding taekwondo worldwide, triple Olympian, Chika Chukwumerije believes Nigeria taekwondo community must align with the changes in the sport. After obtaining World Taekwondo Federation/ Pan American Taekwondo Union Coach Permit at the end of the two-day coaching certification g course,…

CCSF International Taekwondo Open Returns

The 4th edition of the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) International Taekwondo Opens is set to return on the 27th and 28th October 2017 at the Ladi Kwali Hall, Sheraton Hotel, Abuja. The bi-annual event is one of the top Taekwondo tournaments in the West African region and has been credited to exposing many recent…

DALUNG RECEIVES GRANDMASTER AWARD

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has been decorated with the an Honorary 7th Dan award by the Taekwondo family in Nigeria represented by national head coach of Nigeria Taekwondo Kim Jin Beom. In a brief ceremony held in the office of the Minister in Abuja, the Grandmaster thanked Barrister Dalung for…

The journey Is Still Far For Team CCSF – Chukwumerije

Having tasted what it means to be a champion and the hurdles to make the podium at the Olympic Games, founder of Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF), Chika Chukwumerije believes the road to stardom is still far for the four-man team that made Nigeria proud at the 8th Korean Cup Teakwondo Championships. The 2008 Beijing…

TEAM CCSF STRIKES MAIDEN GOLD MEDALS, AWARDS IN ACCRA

In just their first international competition ever, the four-member taekwondo team of the Chika Chukwumerije Sports Foundation (CCSF) met their pre-tournament target of three medals as they won two gold medals and one bronze medal as well as scooping awards at the just concluded 8th Korean Cup Taekwondo championships, which was held on the 13th…