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Marton ready to medal, says Khalil

Marton ready to medal, says Khalil

10 August 2012

TAEKWONDO: Taekwondo player Safwan Khalil is hoping his fiance Carmen Marton can go one better than him and medal when she starts competition at the London Olympics on Friday.

Tired Khalil loses bronze medal bout

Tired Khalil loses bronze medal bout

9 August 2012

TAEKWONDO: Safwan Khalil has narrowly missed a bronze medal in the under 58 kilogram division of the taekwondo competition at the ExCel Arena.

Khalil ready for Games taekwondo debut

Khalil ready for Games taekwondo debut

8 August 2012

TAEKWONDO: After four years, Safwan Khalil has to wait no longer for his chance at Olympic glory.

Taekwondo couple dress for success

Taekwondo couple dress for success

25 July 2012

TAEKWONDO: For most couples a few months out from their wedding, a visit to a change room would normally comprise trying on endless white dresses, suits, ties and shoes.

Racing to 410: How the AUS Olympic Team took shape

Racing to 410: How the AUS Olympic Team took shape

11 July 2012

It's a long road to London and many athletes say the toughest part is getting to the start line. 410 athletes completed the gauntlet of Olympic selection and qualification in what shapes up as an exciting 2012 Australian Team. See how the Team came together.

Gold medals before wedding bells

Gold medals before wedding bells

10 April 2012

When Carmen Marton walks down the aisle later this year to marry her fiancé Safwan Khalil, she hopes to do so as an Olympic gold medallist. And so does he.

Powerhouse Taekwondo couple build towards London

Powerhouse Taekwondo couple build towards London

5 April 2012

Undoubtedly one of Australia’s toughest couples, fiancées Safwan Khalil and Carmen Marton have kicked 2012 off with outstanding results in world class Taekwondo tournaments.

STA recognised as National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia

STA recognised as National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia

20 May 2011

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) wishes to advise that on 13 May 2011 it was determined that TKD – Sports Taekwondo Australia (STA) be recognised as the member National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia.

STA recognised as National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia

STA recognised as National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia

20 May 2011

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) wishes to advise that on 13 May 2011 it was determined that TKD – Sports Taekwondo Australia (STA) be recognised as the member National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia.

AOC Statement on Taekwondo

AOC Statement on Taekwondo

6 May 2011

The Australian Olympic Committee (AOC) continues to consider TKD – Sports Taekwondo Australia’s (STA) application for membership as the National Federation for Taekwondo in Australia.