REPORT-UMPIRE SEMINAR ORGANZIED BY FCST (FEDERACIÓN CENTRO Y SUR AMERICANA DE TAEKWONDO)
On September, 14th, 2012 has been organized by Central and South American Taekwon-Do Federation (FCST) and the Brazilian Taekwon-Do Federation presided by Master Raul Sanchez 8th dan an intensive seminar on Arbitration at Hotel La Mandragora, in Buzios, Brazil.
The seminar was conducted by Master Abelardo Benzaquén 7th degree from Argentina, Secretary of the FCST. The event attracted numerous Umpires from different states of Brazil, who were able to learn and upgrade to the new ITF Tournament rules in force of 2013. During the training the electronic scoring systems have been used.
On Saturday 15th, 2012 the 16th Brazilian Interstate Taekwon-Do Championship were held chaired by Master Djalma Santos 7th degree, where the umpires continued their training under supervisión of Masters Raul Sánchez and Abelardo Benzaquén.