Competition rules and regulations - Article 6
|Article 6. Classification and Methods of Competition|
|Competitions are divided as follows:|
Individual competition shall normally be between contestants in the same weight class. When necessary, adjoining weight classes may be combined to create a single classification.
|2||Team Competition : Systems of Competition|
|A. Five (5) contestants by weight classification with the following category|
|B. Eight (8) contestants by weight
C. Four (4) contestants by weight classification
|(Consolidation of the eight weight assifications into four weight categories by combining two adjoining weight classes)|
|3. Systems of competition are divided as follows:|
|A. Single elimination tournament
B. Round robin system
|4.||Taekwondo competition of the Olympic Games shall be conducted in individual competition system between contestants.|
All international-level competitions recognized by the WTF shall be formed with participation of at least 4 countries with no less than 4 contestants in each weight class, and any weight class with less than 4 contestants cannot be recognized in the official results.