26 September 2011, the 1st European Para Taekwondo Championships was held in Moscow. The Russian national team won the first place at the European Championships in para-taekwondo. Competitions were held at the Moscow Sport Centre of Martial Arts . Russians have won 5 gold, 5 silver and 5 bronze medals. The second place was won by the National Team of Azerbaijan, the third team was won by the team of Turkey. The tournament was held for the first time. It was attended by 85 participants from 9 countries.