Manchester 2019 World Taekwondo Championships
Tehran Jan 2019-- The Manchester 2019 World Taekwondo Championships will be held on 15-19 May 2019 in Manchester, UK.
The Manchester 2019 World Taekwondo Championships will be held in Manchester Regional Arena.
The method of the competition is as follow: Single elimination system ii. Grade: G-12 iii. Seeding and drawing of lots: For every weight category, regardless of number of athletes at a minimum a half (50%) of the athletes will be seeded based on WT World Ranking of May.(May 1st ) iv. Host Nation: Athlete from the host nation has not been seeded within the 4th place; he/she will be seeded at the 4th place.
Team Awards Based on the point system below, the top five (5) teams of the Men’s division and the top five (5) teams of the Women’s division will receive trophies: - Basic one (1) point per each contestant who entered the competition area after passing the general weigh-in - One (1) point per each win (win by a bye included) - Additional one hundred and twenty (120) points per gold medal - Additional fifty (50) points per silver medal - Additional twenty (20) points per bronze medal.
In case more than two (2) teams are tied in score, the rank shall be decided by 1) number of gold, silver and bronze medals won by the team in order, 2) number of participating contestants and 3) higher points in heavier weight categories.
Meanwhile, The WT will appoint total one hundred (100) International Referees.