History » Iran Taekwondo Union Founder

Mr. Mohammad Mehdi Asgarpoure was born in Tehran in 1964. He started Taekwondo under the supervision of the late master Fakouri in 1978 and is from Iran champions. He was active as a coach after champions' era and some of his students were the country's champions and member of Taekwondo National team who honored champion titles in Asia and International and world championships among them is Alireza Mehrabi.
Besides coaching, Asgarpoure was active as a successful referee and trained coaches of Taekwondo Federation. He was a member of Taekwondo Federation's board of directors and in that time with a help of other coaches established Iran Taekwondo Union.
Once he candidate for presidency of Taekwondo Federation that obstruction of Physical Education Organization, prevented him from participating in the Taekwondo Federation's presidency's election.
Asgarpoure has done many activities in the field of Taekwondo, theoretically and practically.
At present he is from Taekwondo experienced and has black belt 7th Dan.
He succeeded to meet the father and founder of Taekwondo, General Choi, in Canada, 2000.
Beside Taekwondo, Asgarpoure is graduated in Cinema field and is from Cinema and television's famous directors in Iran.
At present he is also the chief of Iran Cinema House.
Iran Taekwondo Union is always indebted to Mr. Asgarpoure's efforts.