Myanmar Taekwondo Federation has confirmed that the 10th Asean Taekwondo Championships which will be held from 9 to 11 May 2013 in Yangon, Myanmar.
The Singapore Taekwondo Federation will be conducting open selection trials for the tournament and invites all affiliates to participate in both Kyorugi and Poomsae events.
The selection details are as follows.
Date : Sunday 24 March 2013
Venue : STF National Training Centre
Block 80 Lorong Limau
#04-191 Singapore 320080
Time : Kyorugi
Weigh-in – 11.00am
Trial – 12.30pm
Trial – 12.00pm
*Poomsae – Taegeuk 4 to Taebaek (Under 17)
Taegeuk 6 to Sipjin (Under 29)
(*2 poomsae will be selected at random)
All participants must be SINGAPORE CITIZENS and are STF poom or black belt holders.
Please fill in the attached forms and submit them to the Secretariat by Thursday 21 March 2013. There is no limit to the number of players each affiliate can field. We reserve the right not to accept late submission, incomplete forms or registration without the necessary supporting documents.
Registered players for the trials are to report at the STF National Training Centre by 11.00am.
Kyorugi players shall be considered for the category based on their actual weight on the day of the weigh-in and not according to the weight submitted in the form as we do not want to disqualify any players. No weight allowance will be given.
Shorlisted players and performers will be required to fulfill the training requirements averaging 12 hours per week to qualify for the final trials which is scheduled to be held on Sunday 21 April 2013.
The panel of selectors will comprise any 3 of the following senior technical members.
– Mr Steven Soh
– Mr Chin Khee Shin
– Mr RA Jeyaraman
– Mr Lee Thiam Poh
– Mr Tan Kok Heng
The player’s undertaking form is also attached. The form must be signed by parents for players/performers under the age of 21 years old. Players/performers will not be allowed to participate in the trials if they do not comply with the administrative requirements.
The trials would be open for observation by participants and the registered accompanying coaches only.