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Fall 2017 Midwest Karate Tournament

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From our Karate Director :

“Students, who attend tournaments, gain a very valuable learning and rewarding experience.  Attending a Tournament gives a new insight to the skills taught at class, where students simply cannot gain at regular class attendance alone."

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 18

 Two NEW Events Added!!

 

LOCATION: Kansas City KS Community College Field House, 7250 State Ave., Kansas City, KS 66112

COST:  $10 Registration Fee and $10 for each event entered. (Package deals are available for more events entered)

Below fees include the $10 registration fee: 

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$20.00 $30.00 $37.00 $44.00 $52.00 $60.00 $68.00 $76.00 $84.00 $91.00 $98.00 $105.00

Spectator Fee:  $4.00 per person age 9 and older

  

SCHEDULE - Saturday, November 18

TOURNAMENT OPEN TO ALL Belts - ALL Ages

SESSION 1

8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.           Registration White & Yellow Belts

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.            Black Belt Demonstrations

9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.         White & Yellow Belt Tournament 

 

SESSION 2

12:30 – 1:30 p.m.                 Registration Green Belts and Above

1:00 - 1:30 p.m.                    Demo Team Competition

1:30 p.m.                              Green Belts & Above Tournament

 

 

The events are fun and easy to understand. Your instructor will show you exactly what to do in class.  Each event will also be explained in detail at the tournament.  Events will be split according to age, size and/or belt rank depending on the event.  It’s a great experience you won’t want to miss! This is a great opportunity for all ACTIVSTARS Karate students - fun day and gives students a platform to demonstrate/perform the techniques and martial arts skills they have learned in class. 

 

Trophies & Olympic-style Medals Awarded

ALL contestants will be given an award in each event they participate in!

ALL CONTESTANTS WILL BE AWARDED A PARTICIPATION TROPHY!

Arguing with the judges, directors, etc. will account for immediate disqualification from this AND future tournaments!

 

Event Registration Options  

Students who are “Pre-Registered” online will NOT have to wait in line the day of the event.  We will have a special “Online Registration” check-in for these students!

Day of Registration:  Students can register for the Tournament the day of - during the “Registration Time” scheduled for your specific belt rank.  On site parents/guardians can pay with a credit card, check or cash.

Please be ON TIME for event registration, as the Tournament will begin on time and we don’t want anyone missing out on the first few events!

ONLINE REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE UNTIL MIDNIGHT the MONDAY prior to the event~

Click Here to Register Online!

Tournament Order of Events - CHECK OUT THE TWO NEW EVENTS - FLAG SPARRING AND BOARD BREAKING

  • DEMO TEAM (2nd Session Only): Teams compete by performing exciting demonstrations to the tournament audience.  The winning team will be presented with the coveted “Tournament Cup,” the exclusive traveling trophy. 
  • STRONGEST PUNCH: Contestants will have three chances to punch a “Meter” bag that measures their power. Use any hand strike taught in class.  Only hand strikes will be allowed – NO elbow strikes.
  • STRONGEST KICK: Contestants will have three chances to kick a meter bag.  Use any kick taught in class. You will have up to five feet of distance from the bag.  Only foot techniques allowed– NO knee kicks.  No Shoes Allowed!
  • FASTEST FIST: Contestants in each age group will have three chances to strike a “meter” bag that measures their reaction speed.  Use any hand strike taught in class.
  • FASTEST KICK: Contestants in each age group will have three chances to strike a “meter” bag that measures their reaction speed.  Use any kick strike taught in class. Only foot techniques allowed – NO knee kicks.  No Shoes Allowed.  
  • CRAZY ATTACK:  Contestants will have 10 seconds to punch and kick a “Meter” bag that will measure total hits and power.
  • ESCAPE DRILL: Contestants will be timed individually and “break free” from four different “stranger dangers” applying different grabs: 1) Single-hand grab 2) Double-hand grab 3) Front choke 4) Rear choke.  Be sure you use the “proper” release technique learned in class to break free from each grab.  The contestants who use the proper techniques and break free the “quickest” are the winners. Green and above belts will additionally be striking shields during this event. (SUPER ESCAPE DRILL) Your instructor will give you the details in class!
  • FLAG SPARRING:  Open to all belt ranks. Contestants are given an opportunity to test their speed, footwork, accuracy and reactions in a safe but competitive setting by grabbing two flags from their opponent.
  • BOARD BREAKING: Open to students green belt and above. Contestants use correctly executed hand or foot techniques to break one board. Contestants are judged on technical skill, showmanship, and creativity. One breaking board must be purchased for this event, and will be available for $2 at the time of tournament check-in.
  • KATA: Open to green belt & above students only.  Do any kata learned in class—judged on: 1) Kiai (yell) 2) Difficulty 3) Power & snap 4) Focus - will be split according to age AND belt color.
  • WEAPONS KATA:  Open to green belt & and above students only.  Adult divisions also available.
  • SPARRING:  Open to yellow belt & above students only, for those who participate in “sparring” class. This event is split according to age AND belt*.

*Please Note:  STUDENTS MUST WEAR THEIR OWN CHEST GEAR, HEAD GEAR, HAND PADS, FOOT PADS, MOUTH GUARD & CUP(for males). Orange belts & above are required to have their own headgear with face protection!  Read the Sparring Rules & Regulations!  Students without proper sparring gear will be disqualified. 

 

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