GENERAL INFORMATION : 

LIMA 2019 QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT INFO

OPEN SANTO DOMINGO 2019 


Date: March 07, 2019 / Kyorugi, Para Taekwondo

March 08, 2019 / Poomsae (Together with Dominican Open Poomsae Categories)

Place: Centro Olímpico Juan Pablo Duarte

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Sanctioned By: World Taekwondo / WT

President: Dr. Chungwon Choue

5th Fl., Kolon Bldg.,15   Hyoja-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea,110-040

+82.2.556.2505 FAX: +82.2.553.4728

sport@worldtaekwondo.org

para-tkd@worldtaekwondo.org (Sport & Event Management Department)

http://www.worldtaekwondo.org

Promoted by: World Taekwondo Pan America / PATU

President: Grand Master Ji Ho Choi

4 Brook Lane, Plainfield NJ 07060 USA

(201) 694-1986 / Fax: (908) 561-5648

PatuEvents@gmail.com / www.patu.org

 Organized by: Dominican Republic Taekwondo Federation

President: Mr. Francisco Camacho

(809)467-1130

frankc342@hotmail.com

EVENT INFORMATION

 Competitions: Gyorugi, Poomsae, Para Taekwondo

Categories: Kyorugi: 4 Olympic Weight Categories (4 Male and 4 Female)

Para Taekwondo: K44 (K43) Sport Classes

Poomsae: 5 Member Free Style Team Poomsae

Female Individual Poomsae Category to select 1 athlete

Competition Areas: 6 Areas

Official Scoring System: DAEDO PSS (Kyorugi), TaekwonSoft (Poomsae)

Entry Fee: USD$150.00 per Athlete for Kyorugi or Pommsae

USD$120.00 per Athlete for Para Taekwondo

Coach Fee: 2019 WT Coach Permit for Poomsae and Kyorugi is required for all coaches

USD$150.00 for Coach Accreditation

Free Accreditation for Para Taekwondo Coaches

Delegations: Maximum of 4 Free Accreditations for each National Team Delegations (Head of Team, Managers, Trainers, etc.) The OC of Dominican Republic will provide any additional accreditations for USD$100.00 per accreditation to all participating national teams. Delegation accreditation cards holders are not permitted to have access to the Field of Play.

Team Doctors Fee: USD$150.00 per each Team Doctors (Full Access to the Field of Play)

Registration Deadline: All athlete and coach registration will be processed by the OC of the Dominican Republic Taekwondo Federation. All participating teams must submit their official athlete, coach, team doctor, and delegation entry list by February 20, 2019 Deadline. Official entry list must be submitted in official letterhead of each participating national Taekwondo Association, and must be signed by the President of pertinent PATU member national association.

The official entry list must be received by the February 15, 2019 Deadline via email to the OC of Dom. Rep. at frankc342@hotmail.com, and copy to PATU Tournament Director, Mr. Chuong Pham at eey314@gmail.com. All entries received after February 20 will be subject to late registration fee of USD$50.00 per participant. Under any circumstances, No late entries will be accepted after February 28.

Entry Fee Payment: All entry fees must be paid by cash payment in U.S dollars upon check-in at the OC registration office at the Event Headquarter Hotel, Fiesta Hotel in Santo Domingo.

 Eligibility: a. Athletes: Holder of 2019 WT Global Athlete License (GAL)

Athlete Age 17 and Older (Born after Jan. 01, 2002)

National Team Member of pertinent WT/PATU MNA

  1. Coaches: Holder of 2019 WT Global Membership System (GMS)

Member of pertinent WT /PATU MNA

  1. Team Doctors: Holder of 2019 WT Global Membership System (GMS)

Member of pertinent WT /PATU MNA

  1. Delegations: Holder of 2019 WT Global Membership System (GMS)

Member of pertinent WT /PATU MNA

Kyorugi Competitions

 Kyorugi Team Members:

Athletes: Male / One per weight category (Maximum 4 for Male Team)

Female / One per weight category (Maximum 4 for Female Team)

  1. Coaches: Male Team / Maximum of 2 for Male Team

Female Team / Maximum of 2 for Female Team

  1. Team Doctors: Maximum of 4 for each participating Team

 Kyorugi Athletes to be Selected:

   Spot Allocation Total Spot Men Women
Pan Am Games Qualification Tournament 92 48 44
Wild Card Authorized by PATU 9 5 4
Peru Hosting Country (Auto Qualification) 8 4 4
TOTAL 109 57 52

 

  1. Male Athletes: Forty eight (48)

Top 12 athletes in each weight division will qualify for Four (4) Olympic weight

divisions as specified in the WT Competition Rules & Regulations.

Weight Category                     Numbers to be Selected

Under 58 kg                                                    12

58-68 kg                                                     12

68-80 kg                                                     12

Over 80 kg                                              12 

 

  1. Female Athletes: Forty four (44)

Top 12 athletes for first 3 weight divisions (Under 49kg, 49~57kg, 57~67kg) will

qualify. For the Over 67kg weight division, only top 8 athletes will qualify.

Weight Category                    Numbers to be Selected

Under 49 kg                                                   12

49-57 kg                                                    12

57-67 kg                                                    12

Over 67 kg                                               8

Kyorugi Competition Rules: The latest WT Kyorugi competition rules that are effective in March of 2019 will govern this qualification tournament.

Kyorugi Athlete Seeding: Top 25% athletes as of March, 2019 from each weight category will be seeded in the drawing of lots.

Method of Competition : Single Eliminations

Poomsae Competitions

 Poomsae Team Members:

Athletes: Free Style Poomsae Team (2 Male + 3 Female, or 3 Male + 2 Female)

Female Individual Poomsae (Only 1 to be selected)

  1. Coaches: Male Team / Maximum of 2 for Each Team
  2. Team Doctors: Maximum of 2 for each participating Team

Poomsae Athletes to be Selected:

   Spot Allocation Total Spot Men Women
Pan Am Games Qualification Tournament 25 (5 Teams) 2 or 3 per Team 2 or 3 per Team
Peru Hosting Country 5 (1 Team) 2 or 3 per Team 2 or 3 per Team
Female Individual Poomsae 1 0 1
TOTAL 31 12 or 18 12 or 18

 

* Total Athlete Quota for Poomsae: 31

Free Style Poomsae Team: 6 Teams (30 Athletes)

Male Individual Poomsae: 6 Athletes (6 individuals from Free Style Poomsae Teams)

Feamle Individual Poomsae: 7 Athletes (6 from Free Style Teams+1 qualified in Santo Domingo)

Pairs Team: 6 Teams (6 Male + 6 Female from Free Style Poomsae Teams)

Poomsae Competition Rules:

  1. Free Style Poomsae Team Competitions will be judged by current WT Free Style Team Poomsae competitions rules.
  2. Each qualifying Free Style Team will auto qualify for individual Male & Female Poomsae, and Pairs Team Poomsae Competitions for Lima 2019 Pan Am Games.
  3. All qualified Free Style Poomsae Teams must register one (1) individual Male Poomsae, one (1) individual Female Poomsae, and one (1) Pairs Poomsae Team from their Free Style Poomsae Team members for Lima 2019 Pan Am Games. This is mandatory for all Teams.
  4. Individual Poomsae and Pairs Team Poomsae competition will be officiated with Traditional Poomsaes in Lima Pan Am Games. No Free Style Poomsae will be used for individual Poomsae competition and Pairs Team Competitions.
  5. Each Team is not permitted to bring additional Poomsae Team members as substitutes. All individual Poomsae competitors and Pairs Poomsae Team members must be registered members of their 5 member Free Style Poomsae Team.

 Method of Poomsae Competition : As specified in WT Poomsae Competition Rules.

 Qualification Process: PATU will select 5 Free Style Poomsae Teams first. After Free Style Poomsae Team selection is completed, selection for 1 Female individual Poomsae athlete will be carried out. All qualified Free Style Teams are not eligible to participate in this process as they already qualified for Female individual Poomsae competition for Lima 2019.

Para Taekwondo Kyorugi Competitions

Para Taekwondo Kyorugi Team Members

  1. Athletes: Male / Two per weight category*

Female / Two per weight category*

  1. Coaches: Male Team / Maximum of 2 for Male Team

Female Team / Maximum of 2 for Female Team

  1. Team Doctors: Maximum of 4 for each participating Team

*The number of possible entries might be reduced for certain countries that have earned qualification slots through the World Para Taekwondo Ranking in accordance with the Qualification Guide for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.

 Athlete Eligibility

In accordance with WT Para Taekwondo Competition Rules article 4:

4.1.1 Holder of Nationality of the participating team

4.1.2 An athlete recommended by a WT recognized Member National Association

4.1.3 Holder of a Para Taekwondo Dan issued by WT or a MNA recognized 5-1 Geup

4.1.4 Holder of a WT Global Athlete Licence (GAL)

4.1.5 Contestant shall be at least 16 years old in the year of the pertinent tournament

National Paralympic Committee

Only MNAs with a National Paralympic Committee (NPC) will be eligible to enter the Qualification Tournament for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.

Athlete Classification

Athletes entering the Qualification Tournament for Lima 2019 Parapan American Games must be classified in the K44 or K43 Sport Class OR go through athlete classification on March 6, 2019 and be assigned a Sport Class K44 or K43.

World Taekwondo Classification System (WTCS)

Following IPC Guidelines on data protection concerning athletes and personal classification information. World Taekwondo has in connection with IPC created the World Taekwondo Classification System (WTCS). World Taekwondo Classification System (WTCS) is our new online registration tool for MNAs to register their new athletes and add Medical Diagnostic Forms (MDF) and pictures to be seen by our Classification Evaluation Committee in order to determine if the new athlete is eligible for Para Taekwondo and meets Minimum Impairment Criteria (MIC) and if the athlete has a possibility of classifying in the K44 or K43 Sport Classes. All athletes in the WTCS will require a WT License Number (GAL).

In order to activate Member National Association user account information for the World Para Taekwondo Classification System (WTCS) please click on WTCS Account Request From on the following link: https://db.ipc-services.org/wtcs/app/login. Fill out the and submit the MNA Account Request form to the Para Taekwondo Department at para-tkd@worldtaekwondo.org. Username and password will then be sent to the communicated email address.

WTCS Account Policy – Each Member Federation must internally designate exactly one (1) primary user responsible for WTCS Account.

Para Taekwondo Kyorugi Athletes to be Selected:

   Spot Allocation Total Spot Men Women
Qualification through World Ranking 24* 12 12
Pan Am Games Qualification Tournament 12** 6 6
Wild Card Authorized by WT/IPC 6 3 3
Peru Hosting Country (Auto Qualification) 6** 3 3
TOTAL 48 24 24

 

*          Athletes that have earned qualification for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games though the World Para Taekwondo Ranking will not be eligible to enter the Qualification Tournament for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games. The team quota for entries will also be reduced for MNAs that have qualified athletes through the World Para Taekwondo Ranking.

**        The quota for each weight category might be increased pending acceptance of qualification slots through World Para Taekwondo Ranking and Host Nation quota from National Paralympic Committees

Further information can be found in the Qualification Guide for the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games. https://www.paralympic.org/sites/default/files/document/181221112355843_2018_12_20%2BLima2019%2BQG%2BAll_v9_1.pdf

 

  1. Male Athletes: Six (6)

Top 2 athletes in each weight division will qualify for three (3) Paralympic weight

divisions as specified in the WT Para Taekwondo Competition Rules.

 

Weight Category                     Numbers to be Selected

Under 61 kg                                         2

61-75 kg                                         2

Over 75 kg                                        2

 

  1. Female Athletes: Six (6)

Top 2 athletes in each weight division will qualify for three (3) Paralympic weight

divisions as specified in the WT Para Taekwondo Competition Rules.

 

Weight Category                    Numbers to be Selected

Under 49 kg                                        2

49-58 kg                                       2

Over 58 kg                                      2

In the case more than two qualification slots are available ranking of athletes will be made as follows:

Ranking for Qualification tournament

1st place

2nd place

3rd place (the athlete who lost the semifinals against the 1st place athlete)

4th place (the athlete who lost the semifinals against the 2nd place athlete)

And so on..

Para Taekwondo Kyorugi Competition Rules: The latest WT Para Taekwondo Competition Rules that are effective in March of 2019 will govern this qualification tournament.

Para Taekwondo Kyorugi Athlete Seeding: Athletes will be seeded based on their points in the K44 and K43 World Para Taekwondo Ranking when the World Ranking lists are combined. Ranking points does not transfer between weight categories. Athletes not in the World Para Taekwondo Ranking will be subject to randomized draw.

Method of Competition: Single Eliminations

 Questions: For any questions regarding qualification procedures or how many athletes a team can enter please do not hesitate to contact para-tkd@worldtaekwondo.org.

Awards: Qualifying Certificates for all Qualified Winners (NO Medals) for all events.

Kyorugi

  1. Male: Top 12 Athletes in each Weight Category
  2. Female: Top 12 Athletes for -49, -57, -67kg

Top 8 Athletes for +67kg

Poomsae

  1. Free Style Team Poomsae: Top 5 Teams
  2. Female Individual Poomsae: Only 1st Place athlete will qualify for the Female individual

Poomsae competition to compete against individual Poomsae athletes representing

each qualified Free Style Poomsae Teams. Qualified Free Style Poomsae Teams are not

eligible to participate in Female Individual Poomsae qualification tournament.

 Para Taekwondo

  1. Top 2 athletes for all male & female weight categories*

 

*Additional quota may be available as mentioned previously.

Kyorugi Wild Card Allocation:

Wild card will be considered and be granted ONLY to participating MNAs who did not qualify any athletes at the Official Qualification Tournament. PATU MNAs who did not participate in the qualification tournament will not be eligible for wild card allocation.

Para Taekwondo: Any team with an athlete that is classified or is likely to classify in the K44 or K43 sport class will be eligible to apply for a bipartite slot. For new athletes their classification information needs to be entered into WTCS and screened by the WT Classification Review Panel.

To be considered for a Bipartite slot, NPCs must submit an official application in writing to World Para Taekwondo between 25 March 2019 and 29 April 2019 to para-tkd@worldtaekwondo.org in accordance with the Qualification Guide to the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games.

 EVENT SCHEDULE

Monday, March 04~05, 2019: Arrival of participating teams and officials

Tuesday, March 05, 2019:

1:00 PM~8:00 PM: Check-in & Accreditation / Fiesta Hotel

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

10:00 AM~06:00 PM: Referee Training

10:00 AM~04:00 PM: Para Taekwondo Classification

02:00 PM~04:00 PM: WT Kyorugi Coach Permit Certification Seminar

04:00 PM~06:00 PM: WT Poomsae Coach Permit Certification Seminar

02:00 PM~04:00 PM: Weigh-in for all weight categories

04:00 PM~06:00 PM: Weigh-in for Para Taekwondo Athletes

06:00 PM~08:00 PM: Technical Meeting & Drawing of Lots

Thursday, March 07, 2019

08:30 AM~9:00 AM: Random Weigh-in for all Male Athletes

09:00 AM~12:00 PM: Elimination (All Male Weight Categories)

12:00 PM~01:00 PM: LUNCH BREAK

01:00 PM~03:00 PM: Male Semi-Final & Final

02:30 PM~03:00 PM: Random Weigh-in for all Female Athletes & Para Taekwondo                        

03:00 PM~06:00 PM: Elimination (All Female Weight Categories & Para Taekwondo)

06:00 PM~08:00 PM: Female & Para Taekwondo Semi-Final & Final

Friday, March 08, 2019

09:00 AM~12:00 PM: Free Style Team Poomsae Competition

Female Individual Poomsae Competition

12:00 PM~02:00 PM: LUNCH BREAK

02:00 PM~06:00 PM: Dominican Open G-1 Poomsae Competition

Saturday, March 09, 2019: Dominican Open G-1 Kyorugi Competitions

Sunday, March 10, 2019: Dominican Open G-1 Kyorugi Competitions

Monday, March 11, 2019: Departure of Participating Teams and Officials

*Competition Schedule may change without notice. Please visit PATU website at www.patu.org

LIMA 2019 QUALIFICATION TOURNAMENT INFO

OPEN SANTO DOMINGO 2019

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