UPDATED: 2014 National Championships Cadet sparring divisions to use Junior Safety Rules

March 19, 2014, 12:39 p.m. (ET)

All cadet level sparring divisions at the 2014 USA Taekwondo National Championships will follow the established Junior Safety Rules. To view the Junior Safety Rules, please click here.
UPDATE: There will not be World Class and Grassroots Cadet divisions (Sparring and Poomsae) at this year’s National Championships. All cadets only need to register and compete in a state championship to qualify for the National Championships.

Additionally, those athletes competing in the divisions listed below at the 2014 Texas State Championships and 2014 California State Championships and place in the top 8 will qualify for the World Class divisions at the National Championships. 

Black Belt Sparring – Junior (15-17) & Senior (17-32)

Black Belt Individual Poomsae – Junior (15-17), Under 30 (18-30)
Black Belt Pairs Poomsae – 1st Pairs (14-29), 2nd Pairs (30+)
Black Belt Team Poomsae – 1st Team (14-29), 2nd Team (30+)

The 2014 USA Taekwondo National Championships will be held July 1-7 at the San Jose (Calif.) Convention Center.

For the updated event schedule, please click here.

Please note: The scheduled times are subject to change and detailed schedule of report times will be posted after the close of registration.

USAT will be partnering with local hotels to offer special rates for our participants and their families. This information will be posted to the website shortly along with the pre-event manual, link for registration and more.