The International Taekwon-Do Federation (ITF) was established on the 22nd March 1966, by the founder of Taekwon-Do General Choi Hong Hi. There are many forms of Taekwon-Do around now days but only the ITF style of Taekwon-Do is the original martial art following the techniques and syllabus as developed by the founder of Taekwon-Do General Choi. ITF Taekwon-Do is like no other martial art, each kick, each punch and each block has been comprehensively documented by General Choi in the encyclopaedia of Taekwon-Do spanning 15 volumes. ITF Taekwon-Do is the traditional Taekwon-Do, with one founder, one encyclopaedia and millions of students worldwide.