Recognized Poomsae Age Divisions

Post date: Jul 10, 2013 8:37:27 AM

This week there will be important changes on the Poomsae Competition Rules.The most significant for the Participants on the Recognized Poomsae Competition are the new age divisions.

Two new age classes were introduced and how the age divisions change.

For example, a person with 40 years old would compete on the -49 Division, now is competing on the U40 division.

The age divisions are as follows:

Cadet Division (12-14 years old)

Junior Division (15-17 years old)

Under 30 Division (18-30 years old)

Under 40 Division (31-40 years old)

Under 50 Division (41-50 years old)

Under 60 Division (51-60 years old)

Under 65 Division (61-65 years old)

Over 65 Division (66 years old or higher)

For the cadets Division, the mandatory Poomsae are from Taegeuk 4 to Keumgang.