1 Mexico Open International Taekwondo Championships (WTF G-1) México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1)
2 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) SANCTIONED World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) President, Dr. Chungwon Choue Seochu-Gu, Seoul Korea Telephone: /Fax: Website: PROMOTED BY Pan American Taekwondo Union President, Grand Master Ji Ho Choi 4 Brook Lane, Plainfield NJ USA Telephone: (201) /Fax: (908) Website: ORGANIZED BY Mexican Taekwondo Federation AV. Rio Churubusco Puerta 9 S/N Ciudad deportiva Magdalena Mixhuca Mexico DF. C.P Telephone: Website: PLACE AND DATE OF THE EVENT Olympic Gym- City of Aguascalientes Av. San Luis Potosí - Aguascalientes, Ciudad Deportiva, Aguascalientes September 12th to 14th PARTICIPATION REQUIREMENTS: 1.VALID PASSPORT OF THE COUNTRY REPRESENTED 2.WTF NATIONAL FEDERATION MEMBER RECOMMENDATION 3.CURRENT KUKKIWON POOM or DAN CERTIFICATE 4.CURRENT WTF GLOBAL ATHLETE LICENSE (GAL) AFFILIATES: All participants must hold a passport of the country they will represent. They must also present a letter of endorsement from their WTF recognized National Federation. COMPETITION REGULATIONS The competition regulations will be based on those established by WTF and PATU AGE RANGES 1. Cadets: Junior: Senior: Born in 1996 or before SPORT EQUIPMENT The Organizing Committee will provide the electronic Dobok system for all participating athletes; however, all athletes must bring their own electronic footgear for combats. The KP&P system will be used All participating athletes must bring their own: headgear, gloves, protective arm/foot gear, shin guards, and mouth guards OFFICIAL UNIFORM (DOBOK) All participating athletes must wear a PATU/WTF competition standard white Dobok with a V-neck collar in good condition. Black belts must wear a dobok with a black collar. Patches, needlework, logos, team names, countries names, athlete s names and stripes will be allowed on uniforms. No tape is allowed in any part of the uniform. PROTECTIVE GEAR All participating athletes must wear authorized protective gear, including headgear (red for Hong and blue for Chung), groin, shin and mouth guards, hand and foot gear, etc. before entering the competition area. Protective gear for groin, leg and arm areas must be worn underneath the uniform. Only protective headgear will be permitted to be worn on the head, unless otherwise approved. Religious or cultural items will have to be approved by the technical committee prior to competition. Articles must be worn under the headgear and dobok and cannot be of threat to the opponent. SCORING Scores by Medal GOLD - 7 POINTS SILVER - 3 POINTS BRONZE - 1 POINT ENTRY QUOTA, TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR PARTICIPANTS 1.Flights, accommodation and local costs will be the responsibility of the participants USD fee per event per international participant 3.80 USD per event per national participant Every participant Shall pay an entry fee to the Organizing Committee by bank transfer or bank deposit to the following account: Data account: Bank Name: BANCO NACIONAL DE MÉXICO, S.A. Bank Address: Isabel la Católica No.44 Col. Centro, Delegación Cuauhtémoc, C. P
3 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) Address of Bank Branch: Terminal II AICM DF C Capitán Carlos León SN Peñon de los Baños Number of branch: 8189 Beneficiary Account Number: Routing Number: Beneficiary Account Name: FEDERACIÓN MEXICANA DE TAE KWON DO, A. C. BeneficiaryAccount Address: AV. RIO CHURUBUSCO PTA 9 EX EJIDO MAGDALENA MIXHUCA C.P DELEGACIÓN IZTACALCO, DF SWIF CODE: BNMXMXMM Athletes shall not be allowed to compete without successful payment of entry fee to the Organizing Committee REFEREES PATU will assign the required number of referees Round trip flight must be booked by each international referee The Organizing Committee will accommodate referees for 4 nights and meals The Organizing Committee will provide a $100 USD Per Diem for 3 competition days to all International Referees WEIGH-IN Weigh-in must be completed a day prior to competition. During weigh-in, male athletes can wear underwear and female athletes can wear underwear and a bra. Athletes can undergo their weigh-in naked, if preferred. GROUND TRANSPORTATION The Organizing Committee can provide ground transportation from the Aguascalientes International Airport to official tournament host hotels for a $10 USD per person fee. For further information please refer to the accommodation and transport guide. Transportation from any other airport will have to be arranged by the participant. The Organizing Committee will provide ground transportation from official tournament host hotels to the Olympic Stadium on an established schedule. The local organizing committee will not provide transportation from any other hotels. MEDICAL SERVICES The organizing committee will only provide emergency medical services in the event of injury All participants are responsible for any costs related to injuries or hospital stays. The OC recommends that athletes have their health insurance information available on site. ENTRY FORMS AND DEADLINES Entry Deadline: September 5th, Entry process for International Athletes: Apply through the official Web page of the Mexican Taekwondo Federation Entry Process for Mexican National Athletes: Apply for Mexico Open G1 through the state association (and current GAL card) and through the official Web page of the Mexican Taekwondo Federation VISAS All participants are responsible for their own visas An invitation letter will be available upon request. Please contact Ms. Maria Isabel Gonzalez with the applicable information of the participants that is needed for the personalized document(s). EVENTS MEN S -33 KG -37 KG -41 KG -45 KG -49 KG -53 KG -57 KG -61 KG -65 KG +65 KG CADETS DIVISION -29 KG -33 KG -37 KG -41 KG -44 KG -47 KG -51 KG -55 KG -59 KG +59 KG -45 KG -48 KG -51 KG -55 KG -59 KG -63 KG -68 KG -73 KG -78 KG +78 KG JUNIOR DIVISION WOMEN S MEN S WOMEN S MEN S -54 KG -58 KG -63 KG -68 KG -74 KG -80 KG -87 KG +87 KG SENIOR DIVISION WOMEN S -46 KG -49 KG -53 KG -57 KG -62 KG -67 KG -73 KG +73 KG -42 KG -44 KG -46 KG -49 KG -52 KG -55 KG -59 KG -63 KG -68 KG +68 KG
4 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) COMPETITION SCHEDULE: Olympic Gym September Cadets and Categories Friday 12 Saturday 13 Sunday 14 Juniors Olympic Gym September Senior Categories Friday 12 Sábado 13 Sunday 14 G Fin Fly Bantam Feather Light Light middle Middle Welter Light Heavy Heavy Fin Fly Bantam Feather Light Middle Welter Heavy QUALIFICATION AND RESULTS Awards: All participating athletes will get an official certificate of participation Individual: 1º, 2º y 3º places (male and female) Team trophy: 1º, 2º y 3º places (male and female)
5 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) RELEASE OF LIABILITY II hereby acknowledge, agree and accept freely and voluntarily the terms of this Championship to be held on September 12th, 13th and 14th,. I moreover agree that I am in good health and physically in good shape to compete in this event. I also take into consideration the fact that if by any reason I consider that the conditions of the competition are unsafe, I will immediately stop my participation. I also hereby acknowledge the following: 1)Physical activities involve risks, and I find the possibility of suffering a serious injury; including permanent disability, paralysis and death. 2)The risks and dangers that may be caused by my own actions or inactions, the actions or inactions of other participants and / or the negligence of the officers or the organizing committee. 3)Other risks and social and economic losses not known by me or not foreseeable by me at this time. I fully assume the responsibility, cost and damages that may be incurred as a result of my participation or that of the minor. I hereby declare and agree that no claim will incur at any court (criminal, civil) against the organizers of this Taekwondo Open to be held in Aguascalientes September 12th to 14th,. Including the participant s representatives, officials, directors, agents, employees and relatives; all sponsors, each of them will be relieved of liability, lawsuits, losses or damages on my due account caused by the negligence, ergo, incurring in any demand is my responsibility and risk at all expenses which might arise; such as attorney fees, loss, liability and damage as a result of demand. I have read this agreement and fully understand its terms so I proceeded to sign this document freely and voluntarily. As a parent of a minor and / or legal guardian,i understand the nature of this sport and the minor s experience and capabilities and that the minor is in good health and in proper physical condition to participate in such activity. I agree not to sue and hereby agree to release and hold each of the above mentioned demands, losses or damages by the minor in question. Signed by: PARTICIPANT SIGNATURE PRINTED NAME DATE
6 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) PERSONAL INSURANCE CREDENTIAL No player or official will be accredited for Mexico Open International Taekwondo Championships without full completion of this form. * Do you have any medical problem? Yes ( ) No ( ) (If yes, please explain on the bottom of this form) * Do you require any special medication? Yes ( ) No ( ) The undersigned, in consideration of his or her participation at the Mexico Open International Taekwondo Championships, agrees to his or her own indemnity and shall not hold the Organizing Committee, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF), Pan American Taekwondo Union (PATU), Mexico Taekwondo Federation, and all related personnel and officials, responsible for any and/or all injuries and/or illnesses, which may be suffered by the individual registered during the, arising out of, or in any way connected to, his or her participation at the Mexico Open International Championships. I have read the above application and agreement, and fully understand that I assume all responsibilities for any risks undertaken or injuries received. All participants must have a valid medical insurance to participate in the championships. Name in full : Date of Birth : Home address : I hereby declare, as confirmed by my signature, that liability insurance has been effected for all the officials and contestants from.. (Insert name of your country/team) participating at the Mexico Open International Taekwondo Championships in Aguascalientes, Mexico. This insurance covers all damages to persons and belongings, and indemnifies that the Organizing Committee, the World Taekwondo Federation (WTF), Pan American Taekwondo Union (PATU), Mexico Taekwondo Federation, and all related personnel and officials from all damages, claims and demands whatsoever in respect thereof. Explanations of Medical Problems: Signature of President Name of Participant / / Date *Please fill out and send this form to the Organizing Committee by , No later than September 05,. Incomplete Document will be returned and will need to be resubmitted.
7 México Campeonato Abierto Internacional de Taekwondo (WTF G-1) TRAVEL SCHEDULE OF NATIONAL TEAM Participating Nation Total number of persons Number of officials Number of contestants Date of Arrival Time of Arrival City of Departure (to Aguascalientes) Flight No. Date of Departure (from Aguascalientes) Time of Departure (from Aguascalientes) City of Destination (from Aguascalientes) Flight No. Important Notice: This document must be returned to the Organizing Committee NO LATER THAN SEPTEMBER 05, to ensure appropriate transportation arrangements for your team. Transportation from and to Aguascalientes airport will have a cost of $10 USD per person