Taekwondo United Spring Nationals

March 8th & 9th

Tournament site

Lewisville Hilton Garden Inn / 

Lewisville Convention Center

785 State Highway 121 

Lewisville, Texas, 75067 

Admission Fees

$7 for 1 Day (either Friday or Saturday)

$10 for the Weekend (includes both Friday and Saturday)

Competitions Times

Compeitor list by Instructor (pdf)

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Free Design Compeitors (pdf)

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Weapons by Instructor (pdf)

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Judging Assignments (pdf)

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Tournament T-shirt

There will be opportunities to upgrades your t-shirt on site.

Cost

Basic tournament t-shirt is $25

Demo Team Registration

This link should used by school owners only.  

Demo Team Competition will be on Friday night starting at 7:30. It is always an exciting competition and a MUST SEE!!!!

Team registrtaion

Hotel Information

Lewisville Hilton Garden Inn

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785 State Highway 121 

Lewisville, Texas, 75067 

Phone numbers

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972-459-4600  

Discount Code

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Taekwondo United

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Registration forms

High Rank & Certified Testing Registration Form (pdf)

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National Tournament registration Dallas 19 (pdf)

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Seminars

Seminar #1

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Starts at 9:00 in Ballroom

Grappling with Mr. Bobby Lindamood


Seminar is for Junior Students (10+) and Adults



Seminar #2

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Starts at 10:00 in  Ballroom

Alternate Martial Arts with Mr. David Vincent


 Seminar is for Junior Students (10+) and Adults 

Seminar #3

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Starts at 11:00 in  Ballroom

Sparring with Mr. Kyle Freeman


Seminar is for Juniors & Adults

 

 

Other Events

High Rank Interviews

Interviews will begin at 12 noon in Ballroom.  Full Uniform required.


Interviews are everyone preparing to test for 4th degree and above.

Instructor Certification testing

Starts at 9:00am on Friday in Ballroom.  Instructors candidates must complete all 3 classes to achieve Certification.

High Rank Testing

High Rank Testing will begin at 3:00pm on Friday in Ballroom. Everyone testing must register by February 8th. 

Competitions and Challenges

Board Breaking Challenge

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Board Breaking Challenge is open to all Competitors.  

The Challenge consist of 5 breaks.

Competitors will be given 1 attempt to break each station.

Weapon Competition

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Weapon forms may be Traditional or Creative in style.


Weapons Divisions:  

BEGINNER:  any competitor with weapon training for 1 year or less.  

INTERMEDIATE: any competitor with weapon training 1-2 years.  

ADVANCED: any competitor with weapon training for more than 2 years. 

Free Design Form Competition

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Free Design Forms are original in make-up and  judged on the following criteria: 

• Use of Time: 

• Difficulty  

• Originality

• Presentation 

• Practical application 

• Stances, timing and rhythm 

• Transition of techniques

Taditional Forms

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The criteria to consider when judging Traditional forms include: 

  • focus
  • stances 
  • power 
  • timing 
  • tempo
  • line of movement 


This criteria is important to the artistic expression of the form and will be considered when awarding a score. 

Combinations / Point Sparring

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Combinations -  Competitors are judged on accuracy of technique, timing, and focus. 


Point Sparring -   

Points are only awarded for clean technique. 

  • Green, Purple, and Blue belts can score points if their techniques are two to three inches from the target area. 
  • Brown belts and above must make controlled contact to score points.

Rules / Guidelines

TU High Rank & Certified Testing Registration Form (pdf)

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Interview information (pdf)

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Weapons Rules (pdf)

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Demo Team Rules (pdf)

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Free Design Rules (pdf)

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Board Breaking Rules (pdf)

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