USAT Announces U.S. Open Performance Incentives for Senior World Class Black Belts

Jan. 24, 2018, 10:14 a.m. (ET)

Attention USA Senior Athletes!

The USA Taekwondo High Performance Department is excited to announce performance incentives for the 2018 U.S. Open. In order to be eligible for these incentives, you must compete in the Senior World Class Sparring Black Belt Division, be a U.S. citizen, and eligible to represent the United States on a national team.

Gold Medal: $1,000

Silver Medal: $750

Bronze Medal: $500

We are proud to reward our athletes for their performance at this event. Payments and electronic paperwork will be triggered by High Performance Manager Dani Sweigard a week after completion of the 2018 U.S. Open. If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to May Spence ( or Dani Sweigard (

We wish you the best of luck at US Open. Go Team USA!