Olympic Weight Selection Submission Deadline January 22, 2019

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 2019 year. 

In accordance with this section of the bylaws the WT Olympic weight division, this window of January 1-25, 2019 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 2019, 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 Ms. Jamie Dossantos (high_performance@taekwondo-canada.com) no later than January 23, 2019 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, 2019, 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 2020. 

Submission format:

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


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