Welcome to the Ohio Taekwondo Association's 4th Buckeye Classic Championships.
This year's Buckeye Classic will again be held as part of the festivities during The Ohio State Fair at the Ohio Expo Center on Saturday, July 30, 2016.
717 E 17th Ave
Columbus, OH 43211
Registration: 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Coaches / Referee Meeting: 10:00 am
Opening Ceremony / Begin Competition: 10:30 am
An Ohio State Fair day pass is required to enter the Fairgrounds on the day of the event; all on-line registration participants (competitors, coaches, referees, volunteers) will receive a complimentary day pass with their registration. Additional non-participant (parents, siblings, family, friends) day passes can be purchased at the advanced sale price of $6 as part of the on-line registration process. Online registration closes on July 23, 2016 at 11:59 PM due to the need to mail admission tickets to the registrants. Advance sale tickets may also be purchased through official Ohio State Fair ticket outlets, such as AAA, Kroger, and others or gate tickets may be purchased at the gate price ($10) on July 30th.
This year’s competitions will be
*COMPULSORY POOMSAE LIST BELOW*
For questions, please contact
Ohio State Taekwondo Association, Buckeye Classic
1349 Brice Rd
Reynoldsburg, OH 43068
USAT recognizes a five rank system for non-blackbelts and OSTA events follow these rank guidelines for all events. Individual schools may recognized more or less belts. Please use the following chart as a representative guideline for rank equivilencies. Competitors MUST compete at their recognized school rank. ANYONE FOUND COMPETING IN A LOWER RANK WILL BE DISQUALIFIED!
|USAT Rank||10 Gup Belt System||Approximate Training Experience|
|White||10, 9||Novice, 0-6 months|
|Yellow||8, 7||Beginner, 6-12 months|
|Green||6, 5||Intermediate1, 12-18 months|
|Blue||4, 3||Intermediate2, 18-24 months|
|Red||2, 1||Advanced, 24-36 month|
|Black||1st-3rd Dan||> 36 months|
|Master Black||4th+ Dan||> 10 years|