P.U.M.A. International Open

Discover all the information you need to know about our International Taekwon-Do Open Tournament held annually.

P.U.M.A. International Open Competition Information

On this page you will find all details about the tournament location, rules, competitor information, categories and events that are held. Details for entry, the official invitation and costs can be found on the official documentation which can be downloaded from this page.

The P.U.M.A. International Open, is an annually run tournament held in Swindon. The information here will provide details about the tournament itself, including rules and locations.

The competition consists of individual sparring, traditional ITF (sine wave) patterns, ITF (non sine wave) patterns and power testing. The competition is open to all ITF Style Taekwon-Do students graded 8th Kup and above irrespective of their affiliation.

P.U.M.A. International Open Official Information

Here you will find all of the details about the tournament for both competitors and visiting officials.

Competitor Information

Details for competitors and the schedule can be found here.

Officials Information

These are the official documents of the tournament specifically for coaches and referees

Location Of The P.U.M.A. International Open

The P.U.M.A. Open is located in Swindon, UK with easy access from all locations around the UK and internationally.

The tournament is held in the Oasis Leisure Centre, Swindon which boasts plenty of seating and a large capacity sports hall to hold the tournament. Details of the Oasis location can be found below:

North Star Avenue

Telephone: 01793 507110
Website: Oasis Leisure Centre

Travelling To the P.U.M.A. International Open Championships

By Car:

From Junction 16 Roundabout, take the exit on to Great Western Way/A3102.

At Blagrove roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Great Western Way/A3102.

At Mannington Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Great Western Way/B4006.

At the next two roundabouts, take the 2nd exit and stay on Great Western Way/B4006.

At the next roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto North Star Avenue. At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit, onto Hawksworth Way.

Destination will be on the left.

Once Arrived:

We are located in the main hall of the Oasis Leisure Centre. As you enter the building you will be directed down the stairs and to the left, past the toilets and changing rooms.

By Public Transport:

There are several public transport options:

Via Bus: The 55 or 55A bus will lead you closest to the Oasis, stopping on Sheppard Street outside of the Swindon Railway station. It is then an 11 minute walk.

Via train: From Swindon Railway station, the Oasis is an 11 minute walk.

By Plane:

Due to access from M4, most airports are easily accessible from the Oasis Leisure Centre in Swindon. The closest airport is Bristol with both London Heathrow and Southampton Airports within a 100 mile radius.

Travelling from either will likely lead you to Junction 16 on the M4.

P.U.M.A. International Open Weigh-in Schedule

1. Friday 7th February from 19.00hrs - 20.30hrs at Jurys Inn Hotel, Fleming Way, Swindon, SN1 2NG. Registration and weigh-in for any competitor.

2. Saturday 8th February from 08.00hrs - 09.30hrs at Oasis Leisure Centre, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1EP. Registration and weigh-in for any Competitor.

3. Saturday 8th February from 11.30hrs - 13.30hrs at Oasis Leisure Centre, North Star Avenue, Swindon, SN2 1EP. Registration and weigh-in for any Colour Belts.

P.U.M.A. International Open Weigh-in Information

Please note that if you do not make weight, there will be a £10 charge.