About Our Tournaments
All ages and ranks are welcome to compete at our fun, exciting, family-friendly Tournaments! Our students LOVE to compete to try and win MEDALS!
Tournaments are an opportunity for some friendly competition with peers from your taekwondo class and with new taekwondo friends. We offer a few local competitions and a few national competitions each year for our students to attend.
We encourage attending because they’re so much FUN! Students have the opportunity to compete in forms, flag sparring or one-step sparring, contact sparring, board breaking, weapons, and more!
Spring 2020 Taekwondo United National Tournament in Baton Rouge, LA
Event Date: Friday, March 13 and Saturday, March 14, 2020
Location: Baton Rouge Marriott at 5500 Hilton Avenue in Baton Rouge, LA, 70808 ph:(225) 924-5000. The hotel discount code is “Taekwondo United”. Book rooms HERE.
Registration Deadline: March 4, 2020
Students may compete in forms (patterns), one-step self defense (for beginners), contact point sparring (intermediate & advanced students), weapons, or board breaking.
The Competition Registration Fee is $75 – grants entry into forms & one-step self defense (beginners) or contact sparring (intermediate/advanced).
For spectators, there will be an admission fee for the event: $10 for 1 Day (either Friday or Saturday) or $15 for the Weekend (includes both Friday and Saturday).
Competitors are to wear their full uniform, with all required patches sewn on, and belts (no t-shirts, please). Contact sparring students are to have a full set of TU approved sparring gear (head, hand, foot, mouth guard, SHIN GUARDS, ELBOW PADS, & groin protection for boys.)
If you plan on attending, please review the uniform and gear requirements (scroll down) before registering.Register Here
Uniform and Sparring Gear Requirements
Competitors must comply with competition Uniform & Gear Requirements or they will NOT be permitted to compete and no refund of competition fees will be issued.
Uniform: Clean, white Taekwondo United (TU) approved uniforms ONLY- no black or colored pants allowed. Uniforms must have a 4.5 inch TU patch (student’s left chest) and a 4.5 inch Allstar patch (student’s right chest) sewn onto the front of the logo top. Black belts have specific requirements at each Degree level regarding their uniforms. If you are unsure of your requirements, please contact the front desk.
Sparring Gear: TU approved gear only – foam dipped red (colored belts) or black gear (black belts only) with a TU logo – no Allstar logo gear allowed. Colors may not be mixed – gear set must all red or all black.
All competitors MUST wear head, hand, foot, elbow, & shin pads along with mouth guard and groin protector (males).
Taekwondo United Courtesy Policy: Any competitor, spectator, parent or judge that exhibits unsportsmanlike conduct, or interferes with the positive competition atmosphere will be asked to leave the facility without refund. Remember the Tenets: Courtesy, Integrity, Perseverance, Self-Control and Indomitable Spirit.
Note: Competition divisions are determined by rank, size, and age. Competitors may be matched with someone larger or taller than themselves. Since martial arts skills mostly rely on speed, technique, and agility, size will generally have little effect on the results of the competition.Click Here to Review & Download