World Taekwondo opens applications for WT Super Talent


SEOUL, Korea (March 22, 2021) – Wherever you are in the world, whatever your age, skill or physical capacity, you can become the WT Super Talent. Enter before April 19 by registering through the World Taekwondo Super Talent Show web page with a video of your Taekwondo inspired talent that is less than 60 seconds. You can use any Taekwondo moves. Please refer to the video below to learn more.

WT Super Talent Show Trailer - YouTube


Upload your clip and details on this link or enter using #WTST2021 on social media and we will be in touch.  


In the coming days, your host Pita Taufatofua will explain more about the process and the prizes, Pita will also introduce his fellow Olympians and judges Bianca Walkden, Pascal Gentil, Hedaya Malak and Paige Mcpherson. Each judge will then tell you what they are looking for in the following categories:


1. Children (under 13)

2. Teenage Talents (13 to 19)

3. Super Seniors (19 to 50)

4. Golden Talents (50+)


May 7 to 17 will see the judges announce the semi-finalists in our first 30-minute show as they then select who will advance to the grand final on June 5. In the final, each category winner will be announced followed by one overall winner of the WT Super Talent Show. The winner will be invited to the Wuxi 2021 World Taekwondo Championships to perform during the Opening Ceremony. 


So, look out for the launch video, the host and judges’ introductions and the exciting prizes that will be revealed in the coming weeks. Most importantly when filming the video, be safe and follow the latest Covid guidance in your area. We wish you the best of luck with your entry.