On 02/03.12.2006 Effective Hapkido Seminar took place in Athens / Kalithea, with practitioners from Greece and Azerbaijan. Additionally, on 03.12.2006 examinations for Color and Dan degrees, took place, too that Mr. Themistokleous Dimitrios achieved to pass the exams and to receive the 2nd Dan degree (1st Dan on 15.05.2004).
Dr. Saliev Timur appointed, on 17.10.2006, as Representative (Rep. Code: REP/KAZ/101/06) in Kazakhstan.
On 21.09.2006 elections took place at the W.T.H.O. Mr. Topatsis Vassilios elected President again and Mr. Valassis George is the new General Secretary.
Punjab Sports Karate-Do Association (India) became a member of the W.T.H.O. (member code: 500000004).
On 14.05.2006 Mr. Pappas Antonios sat for an exam for 2nd Dan Degree in Effective Hapkido and he achieved to pass successfully the exams.
The seminar of Effective Hapkido, Wrong Procedures – Athletic Injures & Treatment of the W.T.H.O. took place on 13/14.05.2006 in Athens, with participants from Greece & Great Britain.
It has been taught:
Wrong Procedures – Athletic Injures & Treatment.
Topatsis Vassilios: Effective Hapkido (President of the W.T.H.O.)
Valassis George: Orthopaedic Surgeon / Injures Treatment (Dr. Med. University of Munich)… More
The “Georgian National Hapkido Federation” has applied for a member of the W.T.H.O. and it has been accepted (member code: GEOR/11AFM).
Effective Hapkido seminar took place on 02/03.04.2005 in Athens that participated instructors and students.
Effective Hapkido & Self Defense Demonstration took place on 26.02.2005, at the “Deutsche Schule Thessaloniki”. Newspaper of the school wrote about Effective Hapkido: “We consider Effective Hapkido as the unique art that combines so different things in an united, very beautiful and impressive total of techniques”.
Regarding “Projekt” event (24/25.02.2005) of the “Deutsche Schule Thessaloniki”, the W.T.H.O. and physical education department give the opportunity to the school’s students to practice in Effective Hapkido & Self Defense (under the guidelines of Mr. Topatsis Vassilios / President of the W.T.H.O.). Students will show their skills in self defense to the open event on 26.02.2005.
First cover became the W.T.H.O. on 25.01.2005, at “National Greek Martial Arts” newspaper.
If you are a union or a non profit association you could apply for free (without charge) Hapkido – Self Defense seminar from the W.T.H.O. For information send email to it.… More
- Hapkido Basic Techniques
- Simple and Advanced Forms of Self Defense
- Self Defense Techniques Against Weapons
- Kick Techniques
- Hand Techniques
- Pressure Points
- Safe Way of Falling Down
- Breathing Techniques
- Long Staff, Short Stick, Two Short Stick & Sword
- Theory & Philosophy of Hapkido