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 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

Latest Schedule

The latest schedule can be found below.  Please use the tabs in the excel file to manoeuvre between the morning, afternoon and evening sessions. Updated:  24/11/2018 @ 01:29hrs 2018 ITF British COMPETITION SCHEDULE Final rev8

Special Technique starting heights

The starting heights for special technique; Twimyo Nopunde You Chagi, have been set as follows; Competitor Divisions Starting Height up to 120cm 40 cm 121 – 130cm 50 cm 131 – 140cm 60 cm 141 – 150cm 70 cm 151 – 160cm 80 cm ove 161cm 90 cm 14 – 17 years 100 cm Each Read More