Archive for February, 2017

11th World Taekwondo Culture Expo

Wednesday, February 15th, 2017

Subject: the 11th World Taekwondo Culture Expo

We would like to invite you to the 11th World Taekwondo Culture Expo,

which is the great festival celebration of the global Taekwondo community.


1. Event : The 11th World Taekwondo Culture Expo

2. Period : (Thu) July. 13. 2017 ~ (Tue) July. 18. 2017 / for six days

3. Location : Taekwondowon

4. Promoter : Jeollabukdo, Muju County, Taekwondo Promotion Foundation,

Korea Taekwondo Association

5. Organizer : World Taekwondo Culture Expo Organizing Committee,

Jeollabukdo Taekwondo Association

6. Patronage : Ministry of Culture, Sportst and Tourism, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade,

          Korea Sports Promotion Foundation, World Taekwondo Federation, Kukkiwon,

          Korea Tourism Organization, Muju county Taekwondo Association

7. Registration Information :

1) Application Distribution

– World Taekwondo Culture Expo Organizing Committee

– Download “application form” from website ( notice

2) Application Time Period and Process

– Period: 2017. April. 1(Fri) ~ April. 30(Sat)

– Confirmation & Revisions of Applications: 2017. May. 1(Sun) ~ May. 15(Sun)

– Documents required for submission: application form 1.

3) Registration Methods

– E-mail Registration: / inquiry : 063-250-8350

– In Person Registration

* Address: 4F, 405, Jeollabuk-do, Sports Council, Deulsapyeongro 62.

Deokjin-gu, Jeonju city, Jeollabuk-do, Korea

* Time: Weekday 10:00?17:00 (No registration Sat, Sun, holiday)

? Online registration recommended

8. Participation Fee :

            1) Foreign participant US $400/ per person

– $400( Accommodation : Taekwondo won / Maximum 700 persons)

2) Foreign participant US $350/ per person

– $350(Accommodation : condo)

9. Participation Fee Includes :

1) Foreign participants: souvenirs, certificate, accident insurance included,

lodging(5 nights), meals(13), shuttle bus, event and competition participation

2) Domestic participants: participating athlete accident insurance included, medal, certificate of merit

10. Main Schedule :


Contens of Event

Location / Note



? Participant Application Period

Organizing Committee

May. 01(Sun)?15(Sun)

? Confirmation & Revisions of Applications

Organizing Committee

July. 13(Thu)

? Foreign athletes delegation arrival, entry

Taekwondowon ristration center

July. 14(Fri)

? Joint Training

? Taekwondowon Experience

? Taekwondo Seminar

(Taekwondo Dance/ Self-defense/ Demonstration/ Poomsae/ Kyorugi)

? Welcome Banquet for Foreign Leaders

? Explanation of Major Events and Representative Conference

? Muju Culture Experience


July. 15(Sat)

? Opening Ceremony/ performance/ VIP Luncheon

? Demonstration and Breaking festival

? Cultural Performance

? Muju Culture Experience


July. 16(Sun)

? Contest – Poomsae Taekwondo Competition

? A-match – Poomsae Taekwondo Competition

? Contest – Kyorugi Taekwondo Competition

? Muju Culture Experience


July. 17(Mon)

? Jeonju Culture Experience

? Closing Ceremony

? Send-off party

? Talent Show

? Dance party


July. 18(Tue)

? Foreign athlete delegation departure

  ? It may change depending on event circumstances.


TVI Poomsae Judges Refresher Seminar

Monday, February 13th, 2017

Poomsae Judges Refresher Seminar

With the Moomba Open fast approaching, TVI is running a Poomsae Judging refresher seminar on Sunday March 12th.

The seminar will be conducted by GM Russell Wood and cover WTF Poomsae Competition Rules (19-03-2014)

Venue: Schembri’s TKD Centre, 445 Grimshaw St, Bundoora

Date: 12th March 2017

Time: 9.00am – 4.00pm (Registration 8.30am)

Dress: Dobok

Bring: iPad (with ), notebook, copy of WTP Poomsae Competition Rules (19-03-2014)

Fee: $15.00, payable on the day

Please respond by email to confirm your attendance –

Additionally, please remember that TVI is running our annual Moomba Open on March 19th at the he State Netball and Hockey Centre.

In order for this event to run smoothly, we need plenty of judges. Please let me know your availability and whether you are competing.

Also, let me know if you are able to bring an iPad for scoring.

On behalf of TVI, I am looking to see everyone there and have a great competition.

Event Details:

Venue: SNHC Brens Drive Parkville

Date & Time:  Sunday March 19th, 2017

Judges Meeting – 7.30am

Competition commences 8.00am

Finish 12.00pm

Dress:  Black pants, white shirt, sport or TKD shoes

No club affiliation may be visible.

Grant Mason

Technical Manager TVI