1st Nov 2011 ( 1.11.11) marks another historical date that is to be cherished and remembered by members of the Pan-Malaysia Global Taekwon-Do Federation(PGTF) fraternity.
The momentous evening occasion was to honour the PGTF National Team and Officials who brought glory and pride to the nation by bagging 4 Golds, 4 Silvers and 3 bronzes under the various categories of events during the recent 8th GTF World Taekwon-Do Championship in Dundee, Scotland on July 5-12, 2011.
The Ministry of Youth & Sports, Malaysia hosted the Award Presentation dinner function which was graced by the Honourable Senator Gan Ping Sieu, Deputy Minister of Youth & Sports, Malaysia, held at the prestigious 5 star hotel, ‘ The Palace of Golden Horses,’ Kim Ma Restaurant, Mines Resort City. We wish to record our thanks to the Sports Ministry for recognizing the achievements of PGTF.
Here are the PGTF National Team highlights and category of events.
1. See Kean Piew (Perak) – Pattern: Gold, Free Sparring: Gold, Flying Kick Special Technique: Gold
2. Cheong Yee Wai (Perak) – Pattern: Silver, Free Sparring: Bronze
3. Lee Chien Ming (Selangor) – Power breaking: Gold, Couple Pattern: Silver, Free Sparring: Bronze
4. Chan Pei-I (Selangor) – Pattern Silver, Couple Pattern Silver
5. Shiu Siew Yee (Wilayah) – Pattern: Silver, Free Sparring: Bronze
July 13, 2011 also marks a significant date to be recorded in the PGTF history. On this day , the government Sports Authority, the Sports Commissioner’s Office (PPS), officially approved and issued the Certificate of Registration to the Pan-Malaysia Global Taekwon-Do Federation (PGTF), which is sanctioned as the National Governing Body to represent GTF interest in Malaysia.
The Honourable Senator Gan Ping Sieu, Deputy Sports Minister, presenting the Certificate of Registration to the Honourable Senator Master Dato Andy Ng, Deputy President of PGTF at the Palace of Golden Horses on 1.11.11.
The following States and Districts PGTF Affiliates were also presented with the Certificate of Registration by the Honourable Deputy Sports Minister:
i) PGTF Johor
ii) PGTF Negri Sembilan
iii) PGTF Pahang
iv) PGTF Pulau Pinang
v) PGTF Kedah
vi) PGTF Daerah Pekan, Pahang
vii) PGTF Daerah Bentong, Pahang
viii) PGTF Daerah Hulu Langat, Selangor
ix) PGTF Daerah Petaling Jaya, Selangor
x) PGTF Ancient Taekon-Do Club