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Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix: Preview, Schedule, How to Watch, and Prize Money

As the 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix is reaching its conclusion, the Series 3 event is here. This year, the 3rd series will be held in Manchester, UK on October 21, 2022.

Preview:

The World Taekwondo Grand Prix is an international taekwondo competition. The event has taken place annually since its founding under the World Taekwondo Federation in 2013. However, due to the covid pandemic, the event was canceled for the past two years. It finally returned this year with the 8th iteration.



The Series 1 & 2 of the 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Slam have already finished. The first event took place in Rome, Italy, and the second in Paris, Spain. South Korea, as in previous years, is already in first place on the medal leaderboard, with 3 gold medals and a total of 9 medals. They are followed by Turkey, which has 5 medals, and France, which has 4 medals.

This event will offer ranking points for the upcoming 2024 Olympics Games. As such, 256 competitors will be participating in the event to rack up some qualification points for the upcoming global championship.

When will be Manchester World Taekwondo Grand Prix held?

  • Date: Friday, October 21, 2022.
  • Time: 05:00 a.m. ET




The Manchester World Taekwondo Grand Prix will kick off on Friday, October 21, 2022. The first events on Day 1 will begin at 05:00 a.m. ET, with women’s 49kg and men’s 58 kg.

Manchester World Taekwondo Grand Prix Schedule:

Event Division Date Time (ET)
Women’s 49 kg, Men’s -58 kg October 21, 2022 09:00 a.m.
Women’s -57 kg, Women’s -67 kg, Men’s -68 kg October 22, 2022 09:00 a.m.
Women’s +67 kg, Men’s -80 kg, Men’s +80 kg October 24, 2022 09:00 a.m.

 

How to watch Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix?

All of the important and knockout bracket matches will be televised live on the Olympic Channel.

How to Live Stream Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix?

The Olympic Channel’s online tv platform will provide fans with access to the live stream of the Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Gran Prix. Additionally, the major matches of the event will be live-streamed on the official World Taekwondo YouTube channel.

Where will the event be held?

  • Venue: Manchester Regional Arena
  • Location: Rowsley Street, Manchester, UK

The 3rd series of 2022’s Taekwondo Grand Prix will be held at the Manchester Regional Arena. It is located on Rowsley Street, Etihad Campus of Manchester, UK.

Manchester 2022 World Taekwondo Grand Prix Prize Money:

The World Taekwondo Grand Prix offers the medal holders, not just a medal but also qualification points for the upcoming Olympics 2024. Furthermore, the event offers substantial prize money to the competitors with top placements. The current prize distribution chart for the upcoming event is listed below  –

Placement Prize Money Medal Ranking Point
1st $5,000 Gold 60.0
2nd $3,000 Silver 36.0
3rd $1,000 Bronze 21.6

 

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