Daedo PSS, selected for Rio 2016 Olympic Games
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It is now official: Daedo will be the PSS provider for the biggest event in our sport, the Olympic Games, which will be next held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in August 2016.
The WTF Sport Director Jay Lee sent a letter to all Member National Associations yesterday in which he officially communicated that Daedo PSS has been selected for the Rio 2016 Olympics, a decision that has allowed the World Taekwondo Federation to announce which PSS brand will be used in the other relevant upcoming events.
The WTF World Taekwondo Championships 2015, to be held in Chelyabinsk, Russia, between May 12 and 15, will also have Daedo as its PSS provider. The Spanish company will also provide its PSS in the second stage of the Gran Prix Series 2015, to take place in Samsun, Turkey, from the 18th of September to the 20th. Daedo PSS will also be used at the Final Series of the competition, which will be played in Mexico City at the end of the year (4-5 December 2015).
The 5 Continental Qualification Tournaments for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, to be scheduled along 2016, will also use Daedo PSS.
On the other hand, the other main PSS provider, the Korean company KP&P, has been awarded with the following events: The first stage of the 2015 Grand Prix Series, to be held in Moscow, Russia, between August 14-16, the second stage of this competition, to be held in Muju, Korea, from August 23 to the 26th, as well as the third stage, which will be played again in Manchester, UK, between October 15-17. The Korean brand will also be the official PSS provider for the World Cadet Championships 2015, which still have no official date and hosting city.
PSS distribution for 2015-2016