Archive for May, 2016

June 25/26: OTA Provincial Black Belt Event

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Dear Ontario Taekwondo Community,

The 2016-2017 OTA PROVINCIAL BLACK BELT EVENT on June 25 & 26 will be held at Ajax High School in Ajax, ON.

OTA Member Black Belts in Poomsae (U10-66+), and Kyorugi (Cadet, Junior & Senior)are invited to participate and included as a process to 2017 Ontario Black Belt Team Selection.
Please find the Tournament Registration Packet & 2016-2017 Point Ranking System.

2016-2017 OTA Game Package
Registration List as of 2016-06-22
Cadet & Junior Sparring Brackets-Saturday, 2016-06-25 *Match Numbers to follow
*Error on Jr Male -59 & -63. Brackets have been redrawn. Click here for revised version.
Senior Sparring Brackets-Sunday, 2016-06-26 *Match Numbers to follow

(*Sparring Brackets w/ Match Numbers exclude uncontested divisions. Uncontested athletes will not be required to report after successful weigh in.)

UPDATED-06-23-Cadet & Junior Sparring Brackets -Match Numbers for Saturday, June 25

UPDATED-06-23-Senior Sparring Brackets-Match Numbers for Sunday, June 26

Poomsae Draw & Schedule-Sunday, June 26

*Current OTA Membership is required for all participating clubs, athletes and coaches.
*Periodically refer back to this post for notices on Athlete Registration Lists, Changes in Schedule, Brackets, Results and General Updates.*
*Any errors & omissions please report to

(Payment options only by mail or drop off , at this time)
Ontario Taekwondo Association
4560 Hwy 7 East, Suite 500
Markham, Ontario L3R 1M5

Thank You,

Master Rommel Cabanatan, ChPC
Tournament Committee-Chair


2016 ONTARIO SUMMER GAMES-*Athletes apply by June 18

Friday, May 20th, 2016

Attention: Ontario Cadet & Junior Black Belt Athletes:

2016 ONTARIO SUMMER GAMES August 11- 13, 2016

Invited eligible athletes must confirm, and wild card applicants must request-their participation and submit fee of $175.00  for this event to the Ontario Taekwondo Association before  JUNE 18, 2016. Details on link below.

*Click for Important Information for Invited athletes and wild card Applicants*

Parents/Guardians will then register and consent participation on the links are available.

Coach Selections will begin AFTER  approved competitor listing are announced on June 25, 2016.

Thank You.

Master Rommel Cabanatan, ChPC
Operational Director & Tournament Committee, Chair

OTA Referee Seminar-Sunday, May 22 (Toronto, ON)

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

Dear OTA Community,

OTA’s Referee Committee is pleased to announce a Referee Seminar on:

Sunday, May 22, 2016 (9am – 4pm)

MFTK(Master Foroughi’s Tiger Kim) Martial Arts Academy
397 Eglinton Avenue East, Toronto ON M4P 1M6 

*These seminars meet the process to Certification, Upgrades, or NCCP requirement.

Prior to the seminar all participants are required to read the Sparring Competition Rules and Interpretation. (Click Below)
Taekwondo Sparring Rules & Interpretation

Proper dobuk and taekwondo shoes is mandatory; sparring equipment is optional.

Please use this form and submit payment upon arrival(Click Below)
OTA-Referee-Seminar-Registration Form

Seminar Topics:
Referee Fundamentals
Competition Rules
Hand Signals

*Written Exam & Practical Evaluation required to earn Certificate.

•Participant: Minimum 13 years old, 2nd Gup and current OTA Member.(Individual & Club MUST be current)
•Registration Fee: $60 *includes GST
•Bring: Dobuk, Pen/pencil, notebook, lunch.