BRITISH INVITATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2017 - UK CHUNG DO KWAN TAEKWONDO.
Hosted by UK Chung Do Kwan Taekwondo; the event will take place at:
Date: Saturday 18th February 2017
Place: Keynsham Leisure Centre, Temple Street, Keynsham, Nr Bristol. BS31 1HE
OUTLINE OF RULES
All competitors will be divided into TWO main divisions: 10-5 Kup and 4th Kup and above. Final
categories will be decided when all entries have been received. There will be places for 1 x 1st, 1 x 2nd
and 1 x 3rd.
4- 8 years
Best Forward Roll (on Crash Mat)
Long Jump Kick (on Crash Mat)
These will be divided into 3 categories:
Competitors will perform individually and be scored according to performance. The competitors
with the highest score will be declared the winner. NO LIVE BLADES or WOODEN NUNCHAKU. Safety
POINT-STOP SPARRING (Light Contact): (1 x 1 ½ minute round or first to 10 points)
1 point for controlled punch to head (not face) or body –
2 points for a controlled kick to the body
3 points for a controlled kick to the head (not face)
5 points for a controlled jumping kick (both feet of ground) to a legitimate target area
No hook punches or spinning back fist. No holding or Sweeps. No attack below the belt. Excessive contact or drawing of blood will result in immediate disqualification.
Safety equipment: Head guard, Gum shield, groin guard, shin guards, Boots, Covered finger gloves (Not Boxing Gloves). No hand wraps.
FULL-CONTACT STYLE SPARRING:
International rules as adapted – Please note No Headshots for players of 17years and younger.
Safety equipment: Hogu, Heard Guard, Gum Shield (White or transparent only), Groin Guards, Shin Guard, Forearm Guards, Instep protector, Approved mitts. ONLYBlue and Red orWhiteHead guards are permitted preferably matching the colour of the Hogu worn by the contestant during each match.
CLOTHING & EQUIPMENT:
All competitors must wear a Martial Arts uniform. No mix ‘n’ match, shorts, Vests or cut off shirts etc. All UKCDK officials MUST wear a UKCDKT shirt/blouse and tie and light weight training shoes. Officials from other organisation’s in attendance MUST wear smart shirt/blouse and tie with light weight training shoes.
Clubs/competitors must provide their own equipment
We request that all clubs provide a minimum of 3 Officials who are suitably dressed in Shirt/Blouse and tie, with trousers and light weight training shoes.
Special UKCDK Shirt & Tie sets for officials may be purchased in advance at for £25.00 + P&P.
Officials will be expected to act professionally and with impartiality in the interests of fairness and equality for all competitors.
The aim of the championship is to provide encouragement to people to take an interest in competitive Martial Arts to promote their club/school. A good and enjoyable experience for all competitors is essential if clubs participating are to benefit. This is about everyone, not just elite performers.
It is therefore in the interest of all clubs and officials to ensure a fair and friendly environment and that the event runs quickly and smoothly.
Clubs must submit details of their officials with the competitor application forms.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS:
The closing date for applications is 9th February 2017
Payment for entries may be made direct to Halifax Account 10118162 Sort code 11-04-19.
The organisers reserve the right to alter or amend the rules as is necessary.