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The European Taekwondo Championships are the European senior championships in Taekwondo, first held in Barcelona 1976. The event is held every two years and is organized by the European Taekwondo Union, the continental affiliate of World Taekwondo, which organises and controls Olympic style taekwondo.

European Taekwondo Championships
Current event or competition:
2018 European Taekwondo Championships
Competition details
DisciplineTaekwondo
Typekyourugui, biennial
OrganiserEuropean Taekwondo Union (ETU)
History
First edition1976 in Barcelona, Spain
Editions23 (2018)

The championships should not be confused with:

  • the European Games taekwondo competitions, which form part of a continental multi-sport event in the Olympic tradition;
  • the EITF European Taekwondo Championships, a championships organised by the European International Taekwondo Federation, the continental arm of the International Taekwondo Federation.[1]

List of tournamentsEdit

[2]

Number Edition Host City Country Champion Events
1 1976 (details) Barcelona   Spain   Netherlands 8
2 1978 (details) Munich   West Germany   Germany 8
3 1980 (details) Copenhagen   Denmark   Germany 17
4 1982 (details) Rome   Italy   Germany 18
5 1984 (details) Stuttgart   West Germany   Germany 18
6 1986 (details) Seefeld   Austria   Netherlands 16
7 1988 (details) Ankara   Turkey   Turkey 16
8 1990 (details) Aarhus   Denmark   Turkey 16
9 1992 (details) Valencia   Spain   Spain 16
10 1994 (details) Zagreb   Croatia   Spain 16
11 1996 (details) Helsinki   Finland   Spain 16
12 1998 (details) Eindhoven   Netherlands   Spain 16
13 2000 (details) Patras   Greece   Turkey 16
14 2002 (details) Samsun   Turkey   Netherlands 16
15 2004 (details) Lillehammer   Norway   Spain 16
16 2005 (details) Riga   Latvia   Turkey 16
17 2006 (details) Bonn   Germany   Spain 16
18 2008 (details) Rome   Italy   Turkey 16
19 2010 (details) St. Petersburg   Russia   Turkey 16
20 2012 (details) Manchester   United Kingdom   France 16
21 2014 (details) Baku   Azerbaijan   Croatia 16
22 2016 (details) Montreux    Switzerland   Great Britain 16
23 2018 (details) Kazan   Russia   Russia 16
24 2020 (details) Belgrade   Serbia 16

Medal SummaryEdit

All results from 1976 to 2018, excluding the ones from the U21 European Championships.[2]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Turkey (TUR)626157180
2  Spain (ESP)625180193
3  Germany (GER)513880169
4  Russia (RUS)30224496
5  Netherlands (NED)263048104
6  France (FRA)242860112
7  Italy (ITA)202259101
8  Great Britain (GBR)19133466
9  Denmark (DEN)18183369
10  Croatia (CRO)16133059
11  Greece (GRE)9112545
12  Azerbaijan (AZE)8121636
13  Belgium (BEL)521118
14  Belarus (BLR)511319
15  Sweden (SWE)4113045
16  Austria (AUT)371626
17  Portugal (POR)3148
18  Ukraine (UKR)210820
19  Serbia (SRB)261321
20  Poland (POL)221923
21   Switzerland (SUI)1438
22  Slovenia (SLO)1348
23  Moldova (MDA)1258
24  Israel (ISR)1247
25  Armenia (ARM)1124
26  Isle of Man (IOM)1001
27  Finland (FIN)022123
28  Norway (NOR)02810
29  Hungary (HUN)0235
30  Latvia (LAT)0101
31  Cyprus (CYP)0044
32  Bulgaria (BUL)0011
  Czech Republic (CZE)0011
  Georgia (GEO)0011
  Ireland (IRL)0011
  North Macedonia (MKD)0011
  Romania (ROM)0011
Totals (37 nations)3773787401495

Multiple gold medalistsEdit

The table shows those who have won at least three gold medals.[3]

Men
Athlete Country       Total
Geremia Di Costanzo   Italy 5 0 1 5
Servet Tazegül   Turkey 5 0 0 5
Seyfula Magomedov   Russia 4 1 2 7
Pascal Gentil   France 3 3 0 6
Aaron Cook   Moldova 3 1 1 5
Gabriel Esparza   Spain 3 1 0 4
Levent Tuncat   Germany 3 1 0 4
Joseph Salim   Hungary 3 0 3 6
Gergely Salim   Hungary 3 0 0 3
Jesper Roesen   Denmark 3 0 0 3
Women
Athlete Country       Total
Coral Bistuer   Spain 5 0 0 5
Brigitte Yagüe   Spain 4 1 1 6
Sarah Stevenson   Great Britain 4 0 2 6
Gwladys Épangue   France 3 3 1 7
Nataša Vezmar   Croatia 3 1 1 5
Lucija Zaninović   Croatia 3 0 1 4
Anastasia Baryshnikova   Russia 3 0 0 3
Natalia Ivanova   Russia 3 0 0 3

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ITF is a smaller international federation unaffiliated to either WTF or IOC, and competing under slightly modified rules including the wearing of padded gloves and footwear.
  2. ^ a b "TaekwondoData". TaekwondoData. Retrieved 2018-05-18.
  3. ^ http://www.taekwondodata.com/ranking_career.html. Missing or empty |title= (help)

External linksEdit