World Championships - Daedo will be used in Puebla

Post date: Mar 13, 2013 10:51:33 AM

image from Daedo Australia

The World Taekwondo Federation (WTF) announced today, that the Protectors and Scoring System (PSS) for the upcoming World Taekwondo Championships, to be held on July 15-21, 2013 in the city of Puebla, Mexico, will be Daedo TK-Strike. The annoucement came out now, to ensure that every participating team has enough time to determine their preparations, since the two Recognized PSS have very different scoring sensors, changing the way the athletes fight, to adapt do each PSS. According to the WTF, in order to select the PSS supplier in most transparent way, the WTF ad-hoc committee looked into various key aspects such as continuity, operational experiences and economic value for Member National Associations As announced before, the WTF Secretary-General, Dr. Jean-Marie Ayer promises "an overall review of the current specifications of PSS is in progress and WTF will ensure that the PSS will continue evolving for best interest of the sport of Taekwondo".