Port Stephens Tae Kwon Do Championships, this high exposure event will be held on the 10th & 11th March 2018 at Tomaree Educational Centre Multipurpose Complex, Salamander Bay 2317. We expect to attract over 200 competitors. This tournament is the fourth annual event & will allow clubs from across Australia to compete at all levels, from beginner to elite, with local, national and international competitors attending.
Tae Kwon Do is a growing sport with representation in over 200 countries. Tae Kwon Do has been an Olympic sport since the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games. Holding this tournament annually, will increase the popularity of this growing Olympic sport and also promote the Port Stephens and the Hunter area. Tae Kwon Do, associated sponsors and the community at large will benefit from this event by creating awareness of the Tae Kwon Do sport whilst promoting a healthy and positive lifestyle. This event will also further expand the sport allowing for the development of future elite athletes that one day may represent our State and Country.
Port Stephens Taekwondo Championships is supported by Port Stephens Council & NSW Sport & Rec.At present we have confirmation of multiple Tae Kwon Do competitors from Local, InterState and International clubs attending this event. And are currently sourcing Demonstration teams, after the 2015 saw Korean K-Tigers attend.
The attributes of taekwondo promotes self-discipline, self-control, respect and integrity which inevitably become A Way of Life