21st Poomsae International Referee Seminar and 18th Poomsae International Referee Refresher Course

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
E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (Referee Division)
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
E-Mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Contact person of OC: Mr. Gabriel Rodrigues, Event Coordinator, CBTKD
Contact person e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
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

Accommodation
  • Name of Hotel (Official Hotel) : Ramada Rio Centro
  • Address . Av. Salvador Allende, 500, Jacarepaguá. Rio De Janeiro
  • E-mail for hotel reservation : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (All participants should book their room no later than August 10, 2013)
  • 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

Ground Transportation

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)
    1. 25 years old or older (Applicants who were born on December 31, 1988 or earlier are eligible, ex) 2013-1988=25)
    2. Holder of Kukkiwon 4th Dan or higher
    3. 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
Attendance fee
  • 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.

Application
  • Completed application form should be sent to WTF by e-mail or fax to E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / Fax: +82 2 553 4728
  • Completed flight schedule form/hotel reservation form must be sent to the Organizer via e-mail. E-mail : This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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

Participant who needs invitation letter to apply for Brazil Visa should send following information to Organizer by e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by no later than August 10, 2013 (Mr. Gabriel Rodrigues, Event Coordinator, CBTKD, Phone: +55-21-9602-8973)

  • Visa Information Form
  • Copy of passport
Attachments

doc21st Poomsae IRS Application form and Flight schedule and hotel reservation
doc18th Poomsae IRRC Application Form and Flight schedule and hotel reservation
xlsBrazil Visa Application form
docTime Table for Brazil Poomsae