Chelyabinsk is Ready for 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships
The Russian city of Chelyabinsk is ready for the 2015 WTF World Taekwondo Championships, which are scheduled for May 12-18, 2015.
A total of 875 athletes from 136 countries have submitted their entry forms for the biennial championships, which is the 22nd edition of its kind for men and 15th for women. The seven-day event, which will take place at the Traktor Arena in Chelyabinsk, will feature eight male and eight female weight categories. A total of 100 international referees, including 29 females, will officiate at the Grade-12 championships. The gold medalists will receive 120 ranking points, while the silver medalists will earn 72 ranking points. The bronze medal winners will gain 43.2 ranking points.
The hotel "MarkstadtФ will be one of the 15 hotels which welcomes international athletes and referees.