15 - 19 MAY 2019



Manchester 2019 – World Championships FAQ’s


Where are the World Taekwondo Championships happening?

The event will be held at the Manchester Arena, Victoria Station, Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1AR.


When’s it happening?

The event takes place over 5 days from Wednesday 15th October to Sunday 19th May 2019.


What’s the schedule?


There are expected to be two sessions per day:

  • Day session 9am – 5:30pm:

Preliminaries and Quarter-Finals will be held simultaneously across 3 courts.

  • Evening session 7pm – 10pm (6pm – 8pm Sunday):

Semi-Finals and Finals on the main show court.

Schedule in full here.

Schedule is subject to change.


What tickets can I buy?

Tickets can be purchased for a single Day/Evening Session.

Tickets are cheaper if purchased in advance.

Information on tickets can be seen here and tickets can be bought via http://www.ticketmaster.co.uk/taekwondo.


What about the British team?

There will be a strong GB team competing, including Double Olympic champion Jade Jones, Olympic bronze medallist Lutalo Muhammad, Double World Champion Bianca Walkden, World silver medallist Mahama Cho, World bronze medallist Damon Sansum and many other GB athletes. For more information see here.


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