WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

About


The International Tang Soo Do Federation™ World Championship is a four day experience that includes a Tournament, Seminars, Dan Promotion Tests, Recertification Tests and an Awards Dinner.   International Tang Soo Do Federation members throughout the world come together during this exciting time to gain more knowledge and practice authentic Tang Soo Do, both physically and mentally.   

 

In 2018 the Federation is excited and proud to be holding its 15th World Championship in the capital of the United States, Washington, D. C.  

15th World Championship

Grand Hyatt Hotel

Washington, D. C.

July 26th - 29th, 2018

Location

 

Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel
1000 H Street NW
Washington, D. C. 20001
 
*All Events, Seminars and Testings will be held at the Grand Hyatt Washington Hotel.
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ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.

REGISTRATION IS STILL AVAILABLE BY EITHER OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS:
1.  IF PAYING BY CREDIT CARD, DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION FORM AND ANY OTHER APPROPRIATE FORMS AND FAX OR EMAIL TO ITF HEADQUARTERS.
OR
2.  DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION FORM ALONG WITH ANY OTHER APPROPRIATE FORMS.  YOU CAN THEN REGISTER WHEN YOU ARRIVE FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.   

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**** If you are a Senior Citizen 65+, Veteran, or Military, we have reduced the General Admission price to $10.  If you have already purchased a ticket, you can receive $5 reimbursement when you arrive at the World Championship.  Please show your receipt and proper ID.  

Please note:

July 26th, THURSDAY evening: Masters' Recertification to immediately follow the Masters and Instructors Seminar.

July 29th, SUNDAY morning: Masters' Examination, Black Belt Dan Examinations and Kyo Sa/Jr. Kyo Sa Examinations to take place.  NO BLACK BELT RECERTIFICATIONS.

If you have not done so yet, please book your hotel rooms at the Grand Hyatt for the World Championship special discounted rate AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.  Rooms at this special rate are quickly running out. 


 

We wish all those who are traveling to Washington, D.C. safe travels!  We look forward to seeing you at the 15th World Championship.

TANG SOO!

Questions?

(412)373-8666 or info@itftangsoodo.com

Schedule of Events

 

Schedule of Events

 

Schedule of Events

 

Thursday, July 26th, 2018

 

2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

MASTERS SEMINAR (4TH DAN + UP)

Bong Hyung

Pyong Ahn One Step Sparring

Kneeling One Step Sparring

Seated One Step Sparring

Ho Sin Sul (including Kum Do, Gun, Knife, All Grabs and Juk Do Defense)

 

AUTHENTIC TANG SOO DO BASICS

AUTHENTIC TANG SOO DO HYUNG FROM PYONG CHO DAN TO HIGHEST REQUIRED

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

MASTER'S RECERTIFICATION ONLY

NOTE: Master's Dan Examination will be held on Sunday at 8:00 AM

8:00 PM

SCHOOL OWNER/OUT OF COUNTRY INSTRUCTOR MEETING

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Friday, July 27th, 2018

 

8:00 AM

JUDGE AND REFEREE SEMINAR (18 YEARS OLD + OLDER)

Participants are required to have whistles along with their certification card and armband if applicable.  Participants are to bring the forms and sparring guidelines to the seminar. 

9:30 AM

BLACK BELT SEMINAR

Pyong Ahn One Step

Ho Sin Sul (including all requirement Grabs, Gun, Knife and Juk Do Defense)

Bong Hyung (Separate)

All Hyung up to Sip Soo

Advanced Hyung (Separate)

1:30 PM

COLOR BELT SEMINAR

3:30 - 7:00 PM

TEAM MATCHES

8:00 PM

AWARDS DINNER BANQUET

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Saturday, July 28th, 2018       15th International Tang Soo Do World Championship

 

7:00 AM

REGISTRATION

8:00 AM

OPENING CEREMONY

8:30 AM

ELMINATIONS

2:00 PM

DEMONSTRATIONS

6:30 PM

FINALS

Grand Champion Competition

Team Finals

Final Demonstration

8:00 PM

CLOSING CEREMONY

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8:00 AM

MASTERS EXAMINATIONS

Masters are required to participate in the Dan Test following their Test.

11:00 AM

TESTING TO CHO DAN, E DAN, SAM DAN + KYO SA/JR. KYO SA EXAMINATIONS

Those eligible for the fall testing may test at this time.

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Sunday, July 29th, 2018      74th Dan Classing Championship 

 

Registration Forms and Tournament Information

 

The International Tang Soo Do Federation™ World Championship is a tournament held once every two years in different parts of the world.  The tournament directors and all those involved take great care to provide an exciting day for all those who participate.  

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED.

REGISTRATION IS STILL AVAILABLE BY EITHER OF THE FOLLOWING METHODS:
1.  IF PAYING BY CREDIT CARD, DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION FORM AND ANY OTHER APPROPRIATE FORMS AND FAX OR EMAIL TO ITF HEADQUARTERS.
OR
2.  DOWNLOAD AND COMPLETE THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP REGISTRATION FORM ALONG WITH ANY OTHER APPROPRIATE FORMS.  YOU CAN THEN REGISTER WHEN YOU ARRIVE FOR THE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.   
Please read all information for the 15th World Championship before registering online.
Dan Testing Fees and forms must be submitted to your instructor prior to the day of the test.