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 will be the fourth annual tournament allowing clubs from across Australia as well as International Guests 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, with the event being sanctioned by the governing body of STA with support by multiple state governing bodies. At present we have confirmation of multiple Tae Kwon Do competitors from local, National and International clubs attending this event. The attributes of taekwondo promotes self-discipline, self-control, respect and integrity which inevitably become A Way of Life