The ITF Hall Of Fame is a unique innovation as it receives nominees in multiple categories, among all ITF practitioners regardless of organization, affiliation or allegiance.
Nominees for the 5th Induction ceremony on April 22nd, 2023 in Melbourne, Australia will be added to this page as they are received.


Categories of recognition in the ITF Hall of Fame Australasia include:

  • Lifetime Contribution Award
  • International Ambassador Award
  • Outstanding Athlete / Coach award
  • Indomitable Spirit Award
  • ITF World Championships Representative
  • Posthumous induction for lifetime contribution *

Nominees for the ITF Hall Of Fame – Australasia are welcome from all ITF practicing schools and students. We welcome all ITF devotees, past and present, from across the Australasian, Oceana, Asia Pacific and South Pacific regions.

Persons nominated may be accepted for a range of categories. Awards will be presented to acknowledge outstanding achievements, contributions and input of those who have helped forge the ITF in the region.

The annual award ceremony is designed to encourage and foster an environment of mutual respect and acknowledgement within the industry, among peers.

As a result of COVID19, we will be holding a Virtual ITF Hall Of Fame Ceremony on Saturday 19th December, 2020

All nominations must be confirmed by Monday 14th December, 2020 to allow time to arrange the award.

The ITF Hall Of Fame is certainly an occasion to be celebrated and championed. It presents a great opportunity to give recognition to those who have contributed so much for this wonderful martial art.

5th Induction Ceremony Nominees