Regular Sport Taekwondo competition takes place at domestic, national and international level with fixed competition rules as laid down by the international federation, World Taekwondo.

These rules and regulations can be adapted to suit the level of competition and can be found on the World Taekwondo website.

A World Taekwondo document detailing Competition Rules & Interpretation (September 2022) can also be found on the World Taekwondo website.

World Taekwondo

British Taekwondo sanctions and regulates Sport Taekwondo competition in Great Britain and supports the recruitment and training of technical officials to run events. See the Officials section for more details.

Visit our Policies & Documents section for further information on rules and regulations in the sport.