Taekwondo Hall of Fame® Ceremony 2017

GM Tony Garcia

Country : Venezuela

INDUCTION TITLE: LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Black belt 8th Dan Taekwondo
• 2nd Vice-President of ITF the Americas
• Master International of Taekwondo
• Judge International of Taekwondo
• Member of The Taekwondo Hall of Fame (New York 2017)
• Member of Master Hall of Fame (Los Angeles 2012)
• AMAA “Who’s who un The Martial Art Legends Awards” at Las Vegas, 2.020
• General CHOI HONG HI Awards (outstanding award) Brisbane, Australia 2.020
• International represent of ITF Las Americas in Venezuela
• Member of the Committee of Ethic of ITF Las Americas
• Member of the Committee of verification of Danes of ITF Las Americas
• National Director of Taekwondo Hall Of Fame, Venezuela
• One of the pioneers of Taekwondo in Venezuela
• Founder Member of The Taekwondo Association of the Carabobo Estate /Venezuela
• Founder Member of The Pro Federation of Taekwondo of Venezuela
• President of The Association Sport Glories of Carabobo Estate
• President of GTG ITFA Venezuela
• Vice-President of Black Belts School of Venezuela
• Official 1st winner of Taekwondo of Venezuela (II Pan-American of W.T.F of Taekwondo Guayaquil, Ecuador
1980)
• National Champion of Taekwondo 1979, 1980 and1981
• National Sub champion of Taekwondo 1978 and 1982
• Sub champion of the 1st International Championship of Caribbean 1980 (Combat)
• Champion Shapes of the 1st International Championship of Caribbean (Shapes)
• Champion of the Inter-American Tournament of Martial Arts 1982, 1983 and 1984
• Champion of the Continental Tournament of Martial Arts 1981 and 1982
• Champion of the International Tournament of Full Contact of Caribbean
• Multiple champion in International Tournament of Martial Arts and Taekwondo in Puerto Rico,
Dominican Republic, U.S.A, Canada, Ecuador andEurope
• National Champion for Teams of Taekwondo 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985 and 1986
• Coach and Technical Director with more Triumphs in Taekwondo of Venezuela 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984,
1985 and 1986
• Coach of the Greatest Athletes and Champions of the nation an internationals
• Founder and directive of many sports organizations and associations
• International Sport and Technical adviser
• Public and private security and personal defender adviser and pacification of many organisms
• Mechanic Engineer
• Degrees in Sport Administration and Management, Design of equipment for physical conditioning, Human
Resources, Teaching formation for Martial Arts Instructors, Administration and Planning of sports
installations, sport phycology, Physic Conditioning for athletes of high capacity and Sport Science
• Technical Director of multiple gyms in Venezuela
• Recognized and decorated by many estate organisms, governmental including The President of The Republic
of Venezuela in 1983, 1986 y 2013
• Multiple recognitions of sport associations and clubs from differents sport disciplines of the nation
• Differents works and publications of Sport, Physical Conditioning and Martial Arts in publications and
specialized magazines.
• Over 200 sport projects and sport installations develop en Venezuela
• President of International Culture Athletic Promotion Association from Venezuela