No matter your experience level, participation in tournaments is a culmination of your hard work in practices and dedication to the team. It's also a great opportunity to bond with and support your teammates!
CUTKD attends a number of tournaments at different institutions throughout the academic year. Many these are a part of the Eastern Collegiate Taekwondo Conference (ECTC), our regional league. We also attend one competition each spring for the National Collegiate Taekwondo Association (NCTA).
Consider signing up for our next tournament!
CUTKD practices and competes World Taekwondo (WT) Poomsae. In ECTC tournaments, there are three Poomsae divisions. Teams of three compete in a single-elimination bracket format. Forms are assigned by belt level as follows:
Sparring is a great way to get more real world practice and to put your skills to use. Divisions are organized by belt level and split into Men's and Women's categories. Here is an overview of the competition format:
For more information, talk to one of our board members or visit https://www.ectc-online.org/