[Outline]96th Kyorugi IRS & 110th Kyorugi IRRC


The 96th International Kyorugi Referee Seminar & The 110th International Kyorugi Referee Refresher Course




  1. Promoted by: The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF)
Address 5th Fl., Kolon Bldg., 15 Hyoja-ro, Jongno-gu, Seoul, Korea 03044
Tel +82 2 566 2505 Fax +82 2 553 4728
E-mail education@wtf.org Web-site www.wtf.org


  1. Organized by: Taekwondo New Zealand
Address P.O. Box 82-065 Highland Park, Auckland, New Zealand 2143
Contact Person

Mr. Jason Kim (Tournament Director, Taekwondo New Zealand)

Email: gma_nz@hotmail.com  Tel: +64 9 375 5093

Mobile: +64 217 70206  Fax:+64 9 307 2538


  1. Dates and Venue
Date Place Event
May 8-11, 2017

(4 days)

North Shore Events Centre

For 8,10 and 11 May

Argus Pl, Wairau Valley, Auckland 0627, New Zealand

Spencer on Byron Hotel

for 9 May (1 day)

The 96th Kyorugi IR seminar & 110th Kyorugi IR refresher course


  1. Accommodation

(1) Spencer on Byron hotel(The Spencer on Byron Hotel, 9-17 Byron Avenue,P.O. Box 33-1148, Takapuna, Auckland, New Zealand

Phone: 0800 SPENCER (773623) – NZ only or +64 (9) 916 6111 Fax: +64 (9) 916 6110)

email: reservations@spencerbyron.co.nz,http://www.spencerhotel.co.nz/

Type Room rate (NZD)/per room Remark
Single room NZD 215 Includes breakfast
Twin Share room NZD 250

* We would like to encourage all participants to reserve their hotel accommodations at the above HQ hotel for the convenience of participation in IRS & IRRC


  1. Qualifications of participation

(1) The 96th International Kyorugi Referee Seminar (All requirements should be met)

  1. 21 years old or older (Applicants who were born on December 31, 1996 or earlier are eligible, ex) 2017-1996=21)
  2. Holder of Kukkiwon 4th Dan or higher, or 1st Dan holder or higher for female.

However, 2nd & 3rd Dan holder from newly affiliated national association or the national association undergoing Taekwondo development.

Newly affiliated National Association or National Association undergoing Taekwondo development means:

– Member national associations that are provisional members of the WTF

– Member national associations the period of whose membership in the WTF do not exceed two years since its recognition as a full member

– Member national associations that are included in the list of `Least Developed Countries’ designated by the United Nations

– Member national associations with the total number of 3rd class and P class International Kyorugi referees not exceeding ten (10) irrespective of the number of International Kyorugi referees of 2nd class and higher.

  1. Holder of national referee certificate in case the pertinent nation to which the applicant belongs conducts national referee certification system.
  2. The one who has good command of oral & written English language.
  3. Recommended by the president of member national association of the WTF to which the applicant belongs.
  4. Maximum participation quota per each country is ten (10)

      (Host country’s maximum quota is twenty (25)


(2) The 110th International Kyorugi Referee Refresher Course

  1. Holder of the WTF International Kyorugi Referee Certificate
  2. IR who paid annual fee up to year of 2017


 (3) Coaches are allowed to attend the 110th International Kyorugi Referee Refresher Course as observer for understanding the amended competition rules.


  1. Attendance fee
Event Attendance fee
The 96th Kyorugi IR seminar USD300 (Three hundred U.S. dollars)
The 110th Kyorugi IR refresher course USD100 (One hundred U.S. dollars)
Coach USD50 (Fifty U.S. dollars)


  1. Method of Payment

– Attendance fee for the 96th Kyorugi IRS & the 110th Kyorugi must be paid through on-site in New Zealand


  1. Application

(1) Completed application form should be sent to the WTF by e-mail or fax to the following:

E-mail: registration@wtf.org         Fax: +82 2 553 4728

(2) Deadline for application : by no later than April 23, 2017



  1. Things to prepare

Writing utensils, Taekwondo uniform(white color) and sports shoes


  1. Visa

(1) Participant who needs invitation letter to apply for visa send to O/C.

E-mail: gma_nz@hotmail.com



1.Application form & Hotel reservation form for the 96th Kyorugi IRS

2.Application form & Hotel reservation form for the 110th Kyorugi IRRC

Thank you.