New York State Taekwondo Federation:
SPARRING SEMINAR WAS A GREAT SUCCESS!
We want to thank all of our athletes and coaches for making this Seminar a great success!
We look forward to seeing you at this elite seminar!
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2014 USAT NYS TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS @ QUEENS COLLEGE
Athletes and Coaches!
Are you ready for the 2014 USAT New York State Championships?! Winners qualify for the 2014 USAT NATIONALS in SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA!
been extended! This is your last chance to register and it must be done by
No paper, door registration, weight or division changes allowed online after this point.
Keep in mind that for out of state competitors, all bracketing will be FINAL by. There will be no division changes or weight changes . We are doing our best to provide everyone with a tournament time schedule for the
day but we ask everyone to cooperate by getting CONFIRMED prior to the event for a smooth and quicker check in process at the Adria Hotel. Thank you everyone!
IMPORTANT: This means your athletes MUST BE REGISTERED IN THE PROPER WEIGHT CLASS and DIVISION by
Make sure to fax in to USAT:
US Residency or US Citizenship
Picture Upload Online
Black Belt Certification (if necessary)
Don't forget to get CONFIRMED before the event so we can get you moving faster during weigh-ins and checkin lines. We have quite a number of PENDING athletes on the hangastar site.
Coaches: It is a requirement to have AC (associate coach) Certification and a registered coach pass through USAT to coach at the USAT New York State Championships. Please make sure to take the associate coach quiz online and register for your coach pass online.
Color Belt Poomsae
Athletes have choice between following forms:
Yellow - T1 or T2
Green - T3 or T4
Blue - T5 or T6
Red - T7 or T8
Black Belt Poomsae
Black belts Ages 11 & Under - KORYO
Youth, Cadet, Junior & Seniors - T8 & Koryo
1st to 4th Masters - Keumgang & Taebaek
Black Belt Sparring
Daedo will be used at this event. Please make sure to have Daedo socks PRIOR to the event. Stock is not guaranteed so please make sure to get them ASAP.
Under 2 min routine time limit. Routine will be stopped after 2 minutes sharp.
Both pine boards AND demo boards will be allowed for the event. All boards must be at least 8" wide. (Note: Thicker Boards and Quantity of boards used within given time frame will score higher. Example - If both athletes perform equal points in technical/presentation criteria, the one who uses thicker boards in comparison to demo boards will win).
Time limit = 1 min setup, 1 min break. No more than 15 boards allowed per routine. Boards must be cleaned up by competitor/coach, NOT the referees or officials.
New York State Taekwondo Federation
Saturday, March 15th, 2014
@ Fitzgerald Gymnasium at Queens College
Must be received by Saturday, March 8th, 2014
Must be received by Monday, March 10th, 2014
All Athletes, Coaches & Referees must be current USA Taekwondo members. You may register online at www.usa-taekwondo.us
1 Event $75
**Door/Paper Registration is NOT AVAILABLE for Athletes & Coaches. ONLINE REGISTRATION ONLY!
$10.00 – Adults $5.00 - Children 10 and Under Infants FREE
ID PICKUP/WEIGH INS
Friday, March 14th, 2014 (5:30PM to 9PM) at the ADRIA HOTEL
*WEIGH-IN REQUIRED FOR ALL SPARRING COMPETITORS
Those participating in sparring divisions MUST weigh-in or the athlete will be DISQUALIFIED from the competition.
Poomsae, breaking and weapons divisions DO NOT weigh in and can just pickup credentials on Friday, March 15th.
All sparring competitors must be weighed in by 9PM on Friday, March 14th at the ADRIA HOTEL
**(Weighins are NOT at Queens College Gymnasium)
Sparring Competitors: You will be DISQUALIFIED from the competition without qualifying if you do NOT weigh-in by 9PM on Friday.
ADRIA HOTEL: 221-17 Northern Blvd, Bayside, NY 11361
Medals and Trophies will be awarded to all 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place Winners.
WTF approved V-neck uniform only (no color trim except on black belt v-neck)
All Color Belt Kyoroogi competitors must wear (WTF approved): white, red or blue head gear (red & blue headgear must be matched with chest protector color) and, red and blue reversible chest protector, forearm guard, shin and instep guard, groin cup (males only, worn inside) and CLEAR mouthpiece. Each competitor must provide his or her own equipment.
Current USAT Competition Rules will govern this Championship.
BLACK BELT SPARRING
All Black Belt Sparring Competitors MUST HAVE DAEDO BODY PROTECTORS & DAEDO SOCKS.
DAEDO Body Protectors can be rented for $20.00 at the tournament site.
Competitor must provide own DAEDO Socks.
DAEDO Socks are available for sale at the tournament site by DAEDO Dealer but stock and size is not guaranteed.
All board breaking competitors MUST prepare their own boards. Boards may be purchased on site or prior to the competition.
The current USAT Competition Rules for breaking board thickness and sizes will govern this championship.
ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST BE REGISTERED ONLINE THROUGH HANGASTAR.
THERE IS NO PAPER OR DOOR REGISTRATION.
REGISTER HERE: www.usat.hangastar.com
2013 USAT NYS TAEKWONDO FEDERATION POOMSAE REFEREE DEVELOPMENT SEMINAR
The New York State Taekwondo Federation would like to announce that we will be hosting a NYS Poomsae Referee Development Seminar. We would like to extend our invitation to those referees who would like to further develop their knowledge in Poomsae and as a referee. Those who complete the course and pass will receive credit towards USAT referee certification. Information is as followed:
When: 8/3/13 (SATURDAY)
Where: New York State Taekwondo Federation (213-18 48th Ave. Bayside, NY 11364)
Time: 1PM - 9PM (8 Hour Referee Seminar)
Seminar Instructor: Raymond Hsu
Fees: $100 for Seminar and Referee Certification ***
***The New York State Taekwondo Federation is proud to announce that we will support those referees who have served at the 2013 USAT New York State Taekwondo Championships. If you served as a referee at the 2013 USAT NY State Championships, please provide proof of refereeing at the event and seminar will be paid for by the NYS TKD Federation.
For further details about the referee seminar, please contact us
Thank you and we hope to see you at the referee seminar!
2013 USAT NYS TAEKWONDO FEDERATION FORM &SPARRING SEMINAR
In preparation for the 2013 USA Nationals in Chicago the NYS Taekwondo Federation would like to announce a form & sparring seminar. The 2013 NYS championships was the biggest tournament thus far and is constantly growing thanks to the support of all athletes and parents supporting the organization and also Taekwondo as a world sport. Information is below:
When: 5/25 (SATURDAY)
Where: Queens College Fitzgerald Gym at Queens College
Time: 12PM - POOMSAE (FORM) SEMINAR 2PM - 5PM - GYUROOGI (SPARRING) SEMINAR
Fees: All attendees of the 2013 NYS Taekwondo Championships are FREE! (NYS will cover all fees and expenses!)
All non attendees that wish to attend - $60 for 1 event $100 for 2 events
Additional Notes: NYS will be sponsoring this year OFFICIAL NEW YORK STATE UNIFORMS TO ANYONE GOING TO NATIONALS THAT ATTENDED THE 2013 USAT NYS TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS! (proof of flight and registration must be provided to receive official uniforms)
FORMAT: Name of attendee / usat id# / age / belt / event name (ex. form / sparring / both) / tshirt size / proof of 2013 nys taekwondo entry
Thank you once again and we hope to see you at the seminar!
2013 USAT NYS TAEKWONDO CHAMPIONSHIPS
CHANGES HAVE BEEN MADE FOR THIS
early deadline to March 9 @ 1159pm MST.
The registration deadline is march 11 @ 1159pm MST.
tournament date 3/16
weigh ins Friday 3/15 Friday Adria Hotel 6pm - 9pm
you can clear pending documents at hotel if not done with USAT
out of state confirmed athletes Saturday 7:30am - 8:30AM
2013 NY STATE REFEREE SEMINAR
Registration for Referee Seminar is now available on USAT website and will be held on 3/9/13 in Bayside, NY @2pm.
JUNE 26 2012 - NYS FEDERATION AND USAT JR AND SR NATIONALS
NYS is proud to announce that the NYS seminar was very successful with over 200 athletes participating in the form and sparring seminar. NYS has sponsored over 100 NYS team warmup suits to athletes that participated in NYS Championships and are attending USAT Jr and Sr Nationals. We wish everyone luck that will be attending nationals this year and if anyone does not have a coach NYS will offer a sparring coach on standby. (Master Clinton Oh, Master Joseph Froman & Master Andrew Oh) Although it is not guarunteed we will do our best to accomodate those without. While you are at dallas please call Master Oh at 631-488-0055. Thank you!
NEW YORK STATE FEDERATION IS PROUD TO ANNOUNCE:
To all 2012 NYS Taekwondo Championship participants who are attending the 2012 USAT Jr. Olympics and National Championships,
We are proud and excited to announce that on JUNE 9TH 2012, the NYS Taekwondo Federation will be hosting a poomsae and sparring seminar with former World Champions from Korea, Korean National Champions, USA National Champions along with other various national team members and experienced Masters and Coaches from Korea and the NYS Taekwondo Federation. The seminar will be open to those who participated at the 2012 NYS Championships this past March. Those who would like to participate in the seminar but have not competed at the 2012 NYS Championships are eligible to participate for $80, but will not be qualified to receive warmup and hats.
The 2012 NYS Championships was the most successful state championships in New York thus far. NYS will be sponsoring this elite seminar free of charge to support the athletes of NY who attended the NYS Championships. Also, NYS will be sponsoring WARM UP SUITS & HATS to athletes attending the state march during nationals.
**PROOF OF FLIGHT TO DALLAS WILL BE REQUIRED TO RECEIVE WARMUP & HATS**
LOCATION OF SEMINAR: Chaminade High School 340 Jackson Avenue, Mineola, NY 11501-2441
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Seminar Application and Liability Form Must Be Received By 5/31
Start Time: 1:30PM
Instructors: Master John Connors, Master Cheolhyeong Lee, Master Jengui Kim, Master Chaeuk Heo
Start Time: 4:00PM
Instructors: Master Byung Uk Kim, Master Jong Il Yoon, Master Youngki Hong, Master Andrew Oh
Profile of Poomsae Instructors
Master John Connors (Master & Certified USAT Referee)
Master Cheolhyeong Lee (WTF & Kukkiwon Korean National Demo Team Member)
Master Jengui Kim (Korean National Collegiate Demo Team Member)
Master Chaeuk Heo (Kei Myung University Demo Team Member)
Profile of Sparring Instructors
Master Byung Uk Kim (Korean National Team Member & World Champion)
Master Jong Il Yoon (Korean National Team Member & World Champion)
Master Youngki Hong (Korean National Champion & Korean Olympic Team Trials Member)
Master Andrew Oh (US Team Member & USA National Champion)
Grandmaster Sang K. Oh
President, NYS Taekwondo Federation
We look forward to seeing you at this elite seminar!