Para-Taekwondo

Para-Taekwondo: Niringiyimana ni agiye guhagararira u Rwanda mu mikino y’Isi ku bakinnyi bafite ubumuga

Niringiyimana Jean Claude ukina Para-Taekwondo ni we mukinnyi rukumbi ugiye guhagararira u Rwanda mu mikino y’Isi ku bakinnyi bafite ubumuga bakina imikino itandukanye, ariko yahize kwegukana umudali bityo akarushaho no kwiyongerera icyizere cyo kwerekeza i Tokyo mu 2020. Kuri uyu wa kanera tariki ya 30 Ugushyingo ni bwo Niringiyimana yakoze imyitozo ya nyuma mbere y’uko we n’Umutoza we Bagire Alain ...

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Para-Taekwondo: U Rwanda rwegukanye imidali ibiri (Zahabu na Bronze) muri shampiyona y’Isi

Rukundo Consolee yegukanye umudali wa Zahabu n’aho Jean de la Croix Nikwigize yegukana uwa Bronze muri shampiyona y’Isi y’umukino wa Taekwondo y’abafite ubumuga (Para-Taekwondo) yaberaga i London mu Bwongereza k’umunsi w’ejo tariki ya 19 Ukwakira 2017. Kuri uyu wa kane tariki ya 19 Ukwakira, Copper Box muri Queen Elizabeth Park mu Mujyi wa Landon ho mu Bwongereza hari hateraniye abakinnyi ...

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Para-Taekwondo: Abanyarwanda 6 mu bakinnyi 263 bahatanira imidali muri Shampiyona y’Isi i Londres

Abanyarwanda batandatu ni bo bahagarariye u Rwanda muri shampiyona y’Isi mu mukino wa Taekwondo ikinwa n’abafite ubumuga (Para-Taekwondo) irimo kubera i London mu Bwongereza kuri uyu wa 19 Ukwakira, ikaba yahuje abakinnyi bagera kuri 263 mu byiciro bitandukanye hagendewe ku biro n’ubwoko bw’ubumuga bafite. Mu gitondo cyo kuwa kabiri tariki ya 17 Ukwakira ni bwo abakinnyi batandatu bari kumwe n’umutoza ...

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National Para-Taekwondo team is aiming to win Medals in World Para-Taekwondo Championship

The National Para-Taekwondo will depart for England on Tuesday  ahead of World Para-Taekwono Championship  that will run from October 18-19 in London.  Bagire Allain Irene the National Head Coach revealed that All athletes are ready to win the Medals at international Level After a 3 weeks of an intensive training Camp held at Muhanga. “My Team are ready to do what every Rwandan can wish, ...

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Niringiyimana voted IPC’s Allianz Best Athlete for April

Rwanda’s Para Taekwondo player Jean Claude Niringiyimana was on Tuesday announced by International Paralympic Committee (IPC) as the Allianz Athlete of the Month for April. This is the first time ever for a Rwandan athlete to reach that level in Para-Taekwondo. It follows the 24-year-old’s stunning performance at last month’s second edition of Africa-Para Taekwondo Open that was hosted in ...

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How Niringiyimana became Rwanda’s top Para Taekwondo athlete

n 2005, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) formed the Para-Taekwondo Committee in an effort to develop and promote taekwondo among athletes with physical disabilities. Initially, Para-Taekwondo focused on developing ‘kyorugi’ (sparring) for limb deficiency and arm amputee athletes and the first WTF World Para-Taekwondo Championships was held in 2009 in Baku, Azerbaijan during the World Taekwondo Team Championships. On January ...

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Niringiyimana from Rwanda, has been nominated by the International Paralympic Committee to become IPC’s Allianz Athlete of the Month

There are four nominated Paralympic athletes from other sports, however, JeanClaude NIRINGIYIMANA from Rwanda, is one of the favorites. Niringiyimana won Silver Medal in  the Para-Taekwondo African Open in the -66kg category, K44 division. The vote is open to the public login in at paralympic.org Once logged in you will find at the right side of the screen a column showing the nominated athletes. Then you just have ...

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National team hailed after African Para-Taekwondo Open triumphant debut

Rwanda Taekwondo Federation Secretary General Placide Bagabo has heaped praise on the national Para-Taekwondo team following their outstanding debut performance at the just-concluded second edition of African Para-Taekwondo open. Rwanda hosted the continental showpiece that is only meant for martial artists with physical disabilities and impairments at Amahoro indoor stadium from March 31 to April 2 claiming a total of ...

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Extreme weather cost Kenya African Para-Taekwondo title – coach

The national Para-Taekwondo Head Coach Kolele Kahindi has blamed the extreme cold in Kigali for his team’s struggles at the Rwandan capital during the recently concluded second Africa Paralympics Taekwondo Championships. The Kenyan contingent that comprised of six taekwondokas narrowly missed out on a chance to win gold after their outstanding player Emmanuel Mweni Karisa got injured in the semifinal ...

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