Some rule modifications were done to Poomsae

The 6th WTF World Taekwondo Poomsae Championships to be held in Vladivostok, Russia in late July, will change some of its rules that few know and we present them here.


These changes have not yet been officially published anywhere, many competitors will be taken by surprise on the upcoming Worldwide Poomsae, because in a sport with so much accuracy as technical competence, any little detail plays a big role. had Access to the changes that will be implemented in Vladivostok and here we present them exclusively.

Chumbi 6 seconds, with arms fully extended.

Most slow-moving to 6 seconds.

Make more natural movements, for example in the keumgang poomsae movement from 7 to 8, execute the movement directly ignoring the movement of preparation.

The ap chagui y el jopchagui to its maximum height when a fist is above the head.

And most important is that the part of the implementation of the technique will be scored with a maximum of 4 points and the presentation with a 6-point Skill:

1) Accuracy of range of motion.

2) Balance

3) Speed and Power


1) Strength / speed / pace

2) Energy Expression


These changes that have not yet been officially released will be presented to the referees in charge at the World Cup in an intensive two-day course before the event.



Translation: Silvana Ramírez Cuevas

Original Note (Spanish): Se realizaron modificaciones al reglamento de Poomsae

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