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2020 Olympic Weight Selection

  • January 3, 2020
  • Featured, Information, High Performance

Olympic Weight Selection
Submission Deadline January 20, 2020


Dear Senior Kyorugi Athletes, 

Each year the Olympic weight division selection window opens as detailed in the WT Ranking Bylaw for the period of one year from January 1 to December 31.  The choice of the Olympic Weight Division must be declared each year during a one-time window of January 1-25 for the 2020 year. 

In accordance with this section of the bylaws the WT Olympic weight division, this window of January 1-25, 2020 is now open. During this window, only the MNA, which is Taekwondo Canada (TC), can submit a list of athletes and their declared Olympic weight division. 

For details, and in-depth explanation regarding this matter, please refer to the current WT Ranking Bylaws, which can be found on the WT website by clicking HERE

If you have previously declared an Olympic weight class, and you are not changing your weight class for 2020, you are NOT required to resubmit your weight class declaration to Taekwondo Canada.

If you have not declared your Olympic weight class, or you wish to change your declared Olympic weight class, please send an e-mail with the following information to: high_performance@taekwondo-canada.com no later than January 20, 2020 (Monday) at midnight EST.  Late submissions will not be accepted by Taekwondo Canada after this deadline in order to meet the WT deadline. 

After January 25, 2020, no requests will be accepted by WT and there will be no changes of Olympic weight category allowed until the open Olympic weight category selection period in January 2021. 

Submission format:
Name as is on your GAL:
GAL number:
Olympic weight category you wish to declare/change:

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