Tier 1 vs Tier 2

Events

Exploring the difference between Tier 1 and Tier 2 Events

Tier 1

Tier I Tournaments Must:

  • Consist of competition in Sparring (Kyorugi) and may include Poomsae.


Tier 1 Competition Format:

  • Sparring

    • Single Elimination, double elimination for bronze medal.

    • Unlimited number of competitors per division

  • Poomsae

    • Single Performance – High Score

    • Unlimited number of competitors per division.


Tier 1 Officials:

  • Provincially Certified Centre Referees $75.00 per day

  • Provincially Certified Judges – $50.00 per day

  • Meals provided for all officials and judges.

Tier 2

Tier 2 Tournaments May:

  • Consist of some combination of Sparring, Poomsae, Board Breaking and Hanmadang style events (board breaking, Poomsae, Self Defense & Weapons Demos, High and Long kicks, etc.)


Tier 2 Competition Format:

  • Sparring

    • Single Elimination

    • Maximum 8 competitors per division

  • Poomsae or Breaking

    • Single Performance – High Score

    • Maximum 6 competitors per division.


Tier 2 Officials:

  • Provincially Certified Centre Referees $50.00 per day

  • Provincial Certified Judges – Host discretion

  • Meals provided for all officials and judges.

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