23 February 2011

Alaska State Taekwondo Tournament

All athlete and coach registration will be handled on-line by Hang-A-Star at www.usat.hangastar.com. Paper registration will NOT be available for athletes or coaches under any circumstance.

The early registration deadline is March 19. For an additional fee you may still apply after March 19. The late registration deadline is March 23 and there will be no registrations taken after this date for any reason.
Please register early at www.usat.hangastar.com to avoid any late fees.
The Alaska State Tournament Packet Can Be Found Here:  State Tournament Packet
A few changes to this year's championships include:
(1) More qualifying spots for Junior Olympics and Senior Nationals
(2) Weapons and Demo Team divisions will be added with Kyorugi (Sparring), Poomsae (Forms for the Individual, Pair or Team), and Kyukpa (Breaking) for a total of  7 events.
(3) Weigh-Ins for all athletes the night before will be at the Anchorage Baptist Temple from 6-8pm.
(4) LaJust PSS will be implemented for the first time in Alaska. The state will provide LaJust chest guards in the 14 and up black belt divisions. Athletes must provide their own foot socks and are available for purchase at www.lajustsports.com. Athletes who own personal LaJust chest guards may bring them to use at the state tournament.