Taekwondo United Spring National

Lewisville, TX

March 8th & 9th

Hotel Information

Lewisville Hilton Garden Inn

 785 State Highway 121 

Lewisville, Texas, 75067 

Phone numbers

Discount Codes

Book Rooms

Seminars

Seminar #1

Starts at 9:00 in Ballroom


Seminar is for Teen (13+) and adults


This seminar will concentrate on Locks, Take Downs and Throws.

Seminar #2

Starts at 10:00 in Ballroom


Seminar is for Teen (13+) and adults


This seminar will concentrate on Ground Fighting and Submissions using Raposa da Prata  skills.

Seminar #3

Starts at 11:00 in Ballroom


Seminar is for Juniors (12 and younger)


This seminar will concentrate on mitts drills using Mauy Thia skills.

Other Events

High Rank Interviews

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

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 9th.

Competitions and Challenges

Board Breaking Challenge

Board Breaking Challenge is open to all Competitors.  

The Challenge consist of 5 breaks.

Competitors will be given 1 attempt to break each station, and after the attempts are complete the competitor will be scored or graded upon the number of successful breaks.  Competitor will be allowed 1 retry in order to better their medal results. (max. of 6 total attempts for the 5 breaks stations)  



Weapon Competition

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

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

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

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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Board Breaking Challenge rules (pdf)

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Demo Team guidelines (pdf)

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Free Design Form rules (pdf)

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Weapons Competition rules (pdf)

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