POWER TEST This event is only open to 18-35yrs Colour Belts and Black Belts and 36yrs+ Colour Belts and Black Belts. It will be split into Male and Female White/Green, Blue/Red & Black Belts categories. White/Green competitors can only perform Ap Palkup Taerigi (Front Elbow Strike) and Yop Cha Jirugi (Side Piercing Kick) and the Read More

2019 OPEN British T-Shirt – PRE-ORDER

Pre-Order your 2019 OPEN British Championships T-Shirt, ready for collection at the event. There will be a limited run of T-shirts printed at the event, these will be sold on a first come first served basis.   Don’t miss out – PRE-ORDER your T-shirt today. Cost £15.00 payable on collection* Pre-Orders must be made by Read More

Pre-Purchase Spectator Tickets

We are pleased to announce the opportunity to pre-purchase spectator bands in advance of the event.  These can be purchased directly from your club / instructors. By pre-purchasing your spectator entry, you will benefit from a discounted rate, no queuing on the day, and fast entry into the competition arena. Instructors should collate this information Read More


We are proud to announce that all New Umpire’s* Registered at the Open British will receive a limited edition, long sleeve polo shirt  to wear whilst umpiring at this years event. To ensure your get the right size please;  Register your umpires on Sportdata.org as part of your school/club registration. Fill in the form below Read More

Special Technique Heights

Special Technique This event is only for competitor aged 17 years and under. And will be split by male & female and according to height categories in sparring (7 years & under, 8 – 10 years, 11 – 13 years and 14 – 17 years), all grades will compete together, with the exception of 14 Read More

Inclusive Championships – ASN Categories

In November we once again have an all inclusive OPEN British Championship.  With both Pattern & Sparring divisions available for competitors with Additional Support Needs (ASN).   Last year these divisions were a huge success, and we hope this year will see more competitors with additional support needs taking part.  At the moment there are Read More

5 weeks until entry deadline

The 2019 ITF Open British being held in Crawley, England on Saturday 23rd November 2019. Last years event was held north of the border in Motherwell, and attracted over 700 competitors from across Europe. This exciting tournament is the BIGGEST and BEST in the UK, and one you certainly don’t want to miss!! With just Read More

Hotel & Travel Information 2019

HOTEL We are pleased to announce a preferential rate at The Crowne Plaza, London Gatwick Langley Drive, Crawley, RH11 7SX £69.00 B&B single/twin/double (max 2 people) £79.00 B&B per superior room (max 2 people) £94.00 B&B Triple/Quad room £94.00 B&B Club room (maximum 2 people) To book a room just follow this link International Taekwondo Read More

ITF Open British Results 2018

Saturday, 24th November saw the second ITF Open British take place at Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility in Motherwell, Scotland. The competition attracted some 721 competitors from 54 clubs and 7 Countries; Scotland, England, Wales, Ireland, Netherlands, Finland and Uzbekistan. The participation included many past and present European & World Champions all vying for the title Read More