Tournaments (Local)
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SINGAPORE TAEKWONDO FEDERATION
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The 7th Daedo Taekwondo Open Championships 2019 will be held on 7 and 8 December 2019 at Toa Payoh Sports Hall.

The Organizer would like to update all participants on the following.

1. ITINERARY

Please be reminded that the tentative Itinerary are as follows

7 DECEMBER 2019 - SATURDAY (Poomsae)
08:00am Referee and Volunteer Briefing and Training + Set-up
10:00am Team Managers & Coaches Briefing
10:00am International Team Practice (optional)
12:00nn Opening Ceremony
12:15pm First Call
12:30pm Start of Day 1 Event
17:00pm [TBC] Weigh-in for Kyorugi - Competitors who do not weigh in at this time will weigh in on the actual day.
21:00pm *End of Day 1

*estimated timing
Please note individual medal ceremonies will be held shortly after each category.

8 DECEMBER 2019 - SUNDAY (Kyorugi and Kyukpa)

08:00am Referee and Volunteer Briefing and Training
08:15am Team Managers & Coaches Briefing
08:30am First Call
09:00am Start of Day 2 Event
21:30pm *End of Day 1

*estimated timing
Please note that medal categories will be given out at the end of each division.

2. VOLUNTEERS AND REFEREES

Volunteers and referees are to take note of the following reporting time.
(a) Volunteers (must be at least 13 years & above)
- 7 December 2019 (Saturday)
- 8:00am (setting up of FOP) - 8 December 2019 (Sunday) - 8:00am

All local participating teams must provide at least one volunteer.

(b) Referees
- 7 December 2019 (Saturday) - 8:00am
- 8 December 2019 (Sunday) - 8:00am

Any changes to the reporting time will be sent to the referees.
All local participating teams must provide at least one referees per every 30 competitors.

3. POOMSAE EVENTS

Please understand that the given timings in the fixtures are only estimates and give at least 1 hour buffer. Please come early to avoid missing the call. if your competitor miss the call, he/she will be disqualified.

4. KYORUGI EVENTS

We will be adopting the following duration for this tournament:

Super Junior/Young Junior/Cadet - 
Preliminaries & Quarter-Finals: 2 x 1mins
Semi-Finals & Final 3 x 1mins

Junior/Senior- All bouts: 3 x 1.5mins

We seek your understanding be extremely alert for your competitor’s bout because if if your competitor miss the call, he/she will be disqualified.

5. KYORUGI WEIGH-IN

For this tournament, please note that we will allow kyorugi competitors to weigh-in on Saturday if they wish to do so.

Tentatively, this will be from 5pm onwards but please wait for the official announcement on that day.

Otherwise, for those who are fighting on Sunday afternoon, competitors can also weigh-in on Sunday morning as well after the tournament has started. Once again, an announcement will be made.

Otherwise, competitors can weigh-in when they report for their first bout as usual. If you require any further information or clarification, please contact Mr Lai Han Seng directly at 9745 4320.

Please note that random weigh checks can be performed by the officials if there is any objections or disagreements with a particular competitor.

The random weigh checks shall be conducted with plus 5% tolerance of the competitor’s weight category. Underweight shall not be subjected to random weigh-in.