Dear TNZ Members, TNZ Athletes and Coaches,
Taekwondo New Zealand is looking forward to 2013 and 2014. Upcoming events that TNZ is focusing on at this stage are:
July 15-21 Puebla, Mexico 2013 WTF World Taekwondo Championships
Aug 8-9 Torino, Italy 2013 World Masters Games Taekwondo
Early Sep Gold Coast, Australia Australian Open
Nov 27 Dakar, Senegal 4th WTF World Para-Taekwondo Championships
Dec 2013 Indonesia 2013 WTF Poomsae Championships
May 2014 Taiwan 2014 WTF Junior Kyorugi Championships
TNZ views player development as a primary goal. Therefore the TNZ teams will have two formats:
1- Open Championship (focusing on the World Championship events)
2- Development (focusing on the Australian Open)
As a result of this forward focus, Taekwondo New Zealand is asking for the following submissions:
1- Coach and Management positions for the teams (Submission details to be announced in January)
2- Athlete submissions for the teams listed above (athlete pool)
Submissions open on January 14th, 2013 and close on the 20th of February.
All athletes submitting applications will represent TNZ in one of the two squads listed.
Please note. Only those athletes who submit their names for the athlete pool will be selected for above the events.
Also please note- All athletes who represented TNZ at the London Olympics and the Oceania Championships have already been submitted into the athlete pool.
Taekwondo New Zealand