This is to notify you that the WTF has decided to hold the 21st Poomsae International Referee Seminar and 18th Poomsae International Referee Refresher Course in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
The details of the seminars and refresher course are as follows:
Promoted by: WORLD TAEKWONDO FEDERATION (WTF)
Address: 7148-4, Taepyeong-Dong, Sujeong-Gu, Seongnam-Si, Gyeonggi-Do, Korea 461-855
Tel: +82 2 556 2505
Fax: +82 2 553 4728
Web Site: http://www.wtf.org
Organized by: CONFEDERAÇÃO BRASILEIRA DE TAEKWONDO (CBTKD)
Address: Rua Buenos Aires, no93, Sala 1201 – Centro, Rio de Janeiro/RJ – CEP: 20.070-021 Brazil
Tel : 55 21 3553 4696
Contact person of OC: Mr. Gabriel Rodrigues, Event Coordinator, CBTKD
Contact person phone: +55-21-9602-8973
Dates and place
- 21st Poomsae IR Seminar: August 23-27, 2013 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
- 18th Poomsae IR Refresher Course: August 23-27, 2013 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Name of Venue : Parque Aquático Maria Lenk
Av. Embaixador Abelardo Bueno
Barra da Tijuca, Rio de Janeiro
- Name of Hotel (Official Hotel) : Ramada Rio Centro
- Address . Av. Salvador Allende, 500, Jacarepaguá. Rio De Janeiro
- Room rate *
- Single Room : per day per person USD 160* (Breakfast and tax included)
- Double Room : USD 180*
- (Breakfast and tax included)
*Note that prices may vary due to currency exchange rates
OC will provide local transportation for the Airport ⇔ Hotel ⇔ Venue for all participants of the Seminar and/or Refresher Course who stay at Official Hotels and reserve through the OC.
*Participants are free to make their own hotel arrangements. However, note that the Organizer is only obligated to provide transport to and from the official hotel.
Qualification for participants
- International Poomsae Referee Seminar (IRS)
- 25 years old or older (Applicants who were born on December 31, 1988 or earlier are eligible, ex) 2013-1988=25)
- Holder of Kukkiwon 4th Dan or higher
- Recommended by the president of member national association of WTF to which the applicant belongs.
International Poomsae Referee Refresher Course (IRRC)
- Holder of WTF International Poomsae Referee Certificate
- Poomsae IRS: USD300 (three hundred U.S. dollars)
- Poomsae IRRC: USD100 (one hundred U.S. dollars)
Method of Payment
Attendance fee must be paid through WTF On-line Banking System as follows:
Please click on the appropriate language to initiate the payment process.
For payment in English, http://wtf.cocoeye.co.kr
For payment in Korean, http://wtfkorea.cocoeye.co.kr
The procedures for registering your accounts are explained clearly in English and Korean. All participants are kindly requested to register your own accounts by yourselves.
Deadline for application
* 21st Poomsae IRS & 18th Poomsae IRRC: August 10, 2013
If the WTF receives more than 80 applicants, the WTF might close receipt of applications earlier than August 10, 2013 due to the capacity of the venue.
Things to prepare
Writing utensils, Taekwondo uniform and sports shoes, photo (1 passport size)
- Visa Information Form
- Copy of passport
21st Poomsae IRS Application form and Flight schedule and hotel reservation
18th Poomsae IRRC Application Form and Flight schedule and hotel reservation
Brazil Visa Application form
Time Table for Brazil Poomsae