1st University Taekwon-Do World Championships 2022

Hosted by:

British University Taekwon-Do League BUTL


Rules and Regulations Document

World Championships Information Booklet

Event FAQ’s

Registration deadline:

Wed Mar 09, 2022 23:59 -12 in 8 months

Entry fees:

£45 per individual
Teams: £5 per team + £5 per team per category


General Information


We are honored to announce we at the BUTL will be the hosts of the 1st ever University Taekwon-do World Championships, taking place in Taekwon-Do hotspot city, Manchester, United Kingdom.

These World Championships will be open to all styles of Students aged 15 and above. Events are open to all ITF and WT practitioners and the Championship will be split into both Colour Belts and Black Belts. Events are: ITF Patterns, ITF Sparring, ITF Team Sparring, ITF Team Patterns, WT Patterns.

Age Categories:

Ages 15-17 years
Ages 18-35 years
Ages 36+ years

Entry Fee (£45) Includes:
- Entry to all events
- Personal Independent Insurance Cover
- Spectator Ticket for all days
- After Party Ticket
- Participation Certificate

Alumni can also enter from any graduation year, and will be put into alumni only categories. Please make note if you are an Alumni at Registration.

This is a historical event and it will be the first time University and College Students have come together with everyone for a University Taekwon-do based World Championships. Competitors from around the globe will be able to compete together on the grandest international stage of them all.

Friday 25th March 2022 - Registration Opens/Weigh Ins Open/Event TBC
Saturday 26th March 2022 - Colour Belt World Championships & Weigh Ins
Sunday 27th March 2022 - Black Belt World Championships & Weigh Ins

There will be a World Championships After Party on Sunday 27th March, tickets included with every entry. Coaches and Spectators are FREE throughout the Championship. We ask spectators if they would like they can donate to our partnered Charity, Manchester Mind, a local mental health charity.

Hotel and accommodation packages are available through us. All information including rules are now live, and can be found to the left, please email info@butl.org.uk or international@butl.org.uk with any queries.

Yours in Taekwon-do,

British University Taekwon-do League


Platt Lane Sports Complex, Manchester Metropolitan University