Northern California’s Elite Taekwondo Championship
The 38th Silicon Valley Open Taekwondo Championship

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Independence High School

Northern California’s Elite Taekwondo Championship
The 38th Silicon Valley Open Taekwondo Championship

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Independence High School

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Black Belt / Color Belt Sparring

Current USA Taekwondo & World Taekwondo rules will govern this championship. World Class division will be refereed by international referees. World Class division ages 12 + Black Belt’s will use the Dae Do Gen 2 system.

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Traditional / Synchronized Poomsae

Traditional poomsae simply means that you will be given a choice of performing one poomsae from a range of acceptable poomsaes for your belt level.

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Open Poomase & Combination Kicking

Any Forms or Poomsae that is not WT standard such as Palgwes, creative forms or weapons forms.

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Black Belt Sport Poomsae

World Class Sport poomsae is only for black belt poomsae athletes who compete and understand the rules for sport poomsae competitions

For the 38th Year in a Row

Bring Your A Game!

International Referees!

World Class Poomsae!

Elite Level Sparring!

Dae Do (Gen 2)!

USA Taekwondo & WT Rules!

a black belt doing a block.
two students doing blocks
two kids sparring against each other with daedo

For the 38th Year in a Row

Bring Your A Game!

International Referees!

World Class Poomsae!

Elite Level Sparring!

Dae Do (Gen 2)!

USA Taekwondo & WT Rules!

a kid doing a block
two students doing blocks
two kids blocking and kicking each other

General Information

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Independence High School – Venue

1776 Educational Park Drive. San Jose, CA 95133

General Admission: 10$ – Children 5 and under get in free.

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Hotel Information

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San Jose International Airport

Located conveniently 12 minutes away from the tournament venue. 

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Schedule of Events

Weigh Ins

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 25th, 2019

6:00-8:00 pm: 12 and older Black Belt World class sparring divisions only at tournament venue.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th, 2019

11:00-12:00 pm: Weigh-ins begin only for 12-32 year old Black Belt World Class Sparring Division.

Tournament Schedule

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 26th, 2019

7:30-8:30 am: Check-in for all competitors (Registration desk opens).

8:00-8:45 am: Referee volunteer meeting.

9:00-9:15 am: Opening Ceremony.

9:30 am: World Class Poomsae Competition begins at designated rings. Traditional, Open Forms, Weapon Forms, Synchronized
Poomsae, and Combination Kicks Competitions begin

11:00-12:00 pm: Weigh-ins begin only for 12-32 year old Black Belt World Class Sparring Division.

12:00 pm: Sparring Competition.

6:00 pm: Closing Ceremony.

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Register for the 38th Silicon Valley Open Taekwondo Championship

Saturday, October 26th, 2019

Independence High School

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Our Sponsors

SV Open Taekwondo Supports

  • Tam Foundation– Silicon Valley Open Taekwondo Championships proudly supports VNHELP & Tam Foundation. Tam Foundation is a non-profit organization whose mission is to bring Taekwondo programs to underserved areas and third world countries to build strong communities through Taekwondo philosophies. http://tam-foundation.org
  •  VNHELP stands for “Vietnam Health, Education and Literature Projects.” We are a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing humanitarian and development assistance to Vietnam’s poor. We focus on community building by tackling the key health and education needs of children and the disadvantaged. Our goal is to realize a Vietnam where every individual, regardless of background or standing in life, can achieve self-sufficiency, self-determination, and self-confidence. https://vnhelp.org
  • CUTA: The official CA State organization whose mission to develop and support the Sport Taekwondo community.  www.catkd.org

Phone: (831) 438-1765

Email: yschoi.tkd@gmail.com