2000 USA Olympic Team Head Coach
Hello! We will have a Volunteer Meeting at the tournament venue on Thursday, May 19th at 7pm-8pm. We will do a quick walk-thru of the arena and discuss volunteer positions and answer your questions. We will hand out volunteer t-shirts and parking
Courtyard Marriott Hotel
1905 South Azusa Ave. Hacienda Heights, CA 91745
$124/night Mention: Taekwondo *Discount rate ends April 27th
A: Parking is $10 (cash). Admission for the day is $10 and children 4 years and under are free. CASH ONLY. There is NO OUTSIDE FOOD or DRINKS allowed. There are many food vendors that will be selling different varieties of snacks, food and drinks.
A: We are asking ONE REPRESENTATIVE to pick up the school’s credential badges at the Registration Area on the morning of the tournament from 7:30am-12pm. Credential pickup will be closed at 12pm.
A: Weigh-in is only for WORLD CLASS SPARRING BLACK BELTS 10-32 years old competing on Sunday. Weigh-in is on Saturday at the *NEW location is now at the Tournament Venue. In the back of the arena by the Pavilion restrooms. 16200 Temple Ave. Industry CA 91744 from 3pm-6pm. Weigh-in is MANDATORY. All Sunday competitors must be USAT members and must bring their USAT ID to the weigh-ins.
A: Poomsae and Competition Sport Poomsae begins at 8:30am. We will call in athletes at 8:30am so please be early. After Poomsae there will be an Opening Ceremony and special Team-M performance. Sparring will start immediately afterwards. We will call competitors to holding area by their age and belt rank. We will be calling competitors to the Holding Area by age and belt rank going from the youngest age first.
A: Holding and staging will be located inside the arena floors. All competitors will be called to the holding area to be checked in and put into their competition division. Parents, Masters and Coaches ARE NOT ALLOWED in the holding area. In order to run an efficient tournament we ask kindly that only competitors and volunteers be inside the holding/staging area at all times. Thank you for your cooperation.
A: Coach Pass is $50 and you do not have to take a seminar but you must be a Kukkiwon certified 1st dan. Coaches may only be on the arena floor during Sparring competition when their athlete is in the ring.
A: Only Sunday competition will be using DAEDO electronic hogu. We will NOT be using any PSS for competition on Saturday. All competitors in the World Class division will be responsible for bringing their own e-socks
A: No. Competition Poomsae is NOT mandatory. Competitor may choose regular poomsae or competition sport poomsae but they cannot do both. Regular Poomsae will have 4 competitors per division and do only one form. Sport Poomsae will be for Individuals only. No Pair or Team Sport Poomsae.
A: Regular sparring will have 4 competitors per division. World Class Division is for experienced elite fighters, will compete in a full bracket. The World Class will be a higher level of competition with International athletes, National Champions, National Team members etc. The 1st place winner in the Senior World Class Division will win an all-expense paid trip to compete at the WTF-G2 Korea Open.
A: Only Volunteers will be allowed onto the floor. Please make sure to keep the aisle clear and take photos/videos from the stands.
A: The arena is outside but there is a roof and you will not be in the sun. However, we recommend you bring a light sweater or jacket as it can be windy/cold in the early morning and evening. Please wear comfortable sandals or shoes as competitors will need their shoes when walking on