Archive for August, 2015

Membership Expiry Date Extension

Monday, August 31st, 2015

Dear OTA Community,


Please note the expiry date of ALL CURRENT Individual Colour Belt, Individual Black Belt, and Club for OTA members has been extended to a new expiry of September 5, 2015, without any additional charge to the members.  Renewal instructions and fee structures to follow.

Thank You for your patience.

Poomsae & Kyorugi Referee Seminars-Sept. 27, 2015

Saturday, August 29th, 2015

OTA’s Referee Committee is pleased to announce a Poomsae and  Kyorugi Referee Seminars on:

Sunday, September 27, 2015(9am – 5pm)
Jung Ko Taekwondo & Fitness
180 Steeles Ave W. Suite 200 (Upper Level) Thornhill., ON L4J 2L1

Delivered by OTA Referee Committee:
Master Bhajan Mann, Chair  (Kyorugi Seminar Conductor) &  Master Tim Johl, Vice Chair (Poomsae Seminar Conductor)


*These seminars meet the process to Certification, Upgrades, or NCCP requirement. A participant may only register for Poomsae OR Kyorugi Referee Seminar.

•Participant: Minimum 13 years old, 2nd gup and current OTA Member.
•Registration Fee: $60 *includes HST
•Bring: Dobuk, Pen/pencil, notebook, lunch.
•Contact: & CC:

Poomsae topics Include: Poomsae Competition Rules

  • Proper techniques
  • Stances
  • Movements
  • Scoring : Accuracy,  Presentation

Kyorugi Topics include: Kyorugi Rules & Interpretation Proper dobuk and taekwondo shoes is mandatory; sparring equipment is optional.

  • Referee Fundamentals
  • Duties
  • Competition Rules
  • Hand Signals

Click Here & Submit with Payment upon Arrival

*Written Exam & Practical Evaluation required to earn Certificate.


September 19 & 20- Ontario Provincial Poomsae & Senior Kyorugi Championships

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

 Dear Ontario Taekwondo Community,

Please find the Registration Packet & Athlete Point Ranking procedure for this upcoming season.
Click Here for Packet and Paper Registration (Updated September 18, 2015)
Click Here for Electronic Sign Up (Payment options only by mail or drop off , at this time)

  • Ontario Provincial Poomsae Championships
  • Ontario Provincial Senior Kyorugi Championships

*Periodically refer back to this page for notices on Athlete Registration Lists, Changes in Schedule, Brackets, Results and General Updates.*

Thank You,


Master Rommel Cabanatan, ChPC
Tournament Committee, Chair

Announcement: National Poomsae Camp- August 29-30, 2015

Thursday, August 20th, 2015

Dear Ontario Taekwondo Community,

Ontario is hosting a National Poomsae Camp on August 29th-30th, 2015. This is a Taekwondo Canada Event delivering training and education for Competitive Poomsae. Ontario’s Black Belt Athletes, Coaches, Instructors and Referees are invited to take part in this official Nationally accredited event.

*This camp meets the mandatory requirement outlined in the National Team Selection Criteria for 2015  &  2016.

Athletes: Black Belts interested in Competitive Poomsae
Coaches: All levels – NCCP AI & DC certified coaches provide NCCP # to get Professional Development Credits – see details below. – see link below.

Featuring: Master Jung Jin Park , National Poomsae Head Coach
Date: Saturday & Sunday, August 29th – 30th
Time: Sat 9 – 5, Sun 9 – 5
Venue: JSC Taekwondo 719 Main St E, Milton, ON L9T 3Z3
Registration Fee:$150
Dress: Dobuk
Bring: Pen/pencil, notebook

Click Here for More Information and Registration Details