Western Province Tournament 2019.

 

 

 

Dear Parents and Karateka                                                                                                               6th  March 2019

 

 

WESTERN PROVINCE KARATE TOURNAMENT  (JNR & SNR) –  13 APRIL 2019   –  KENRIDGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

 

We have the privilege to host the abovementioned tournament at  KENRIDGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

 

SEMI CONTACT:   Your son/daughter_____________________________________has been selected to take part in this tournament:  Not all Karateka are proficient enough to take part in this tournament.  If a karateka received this letter with the name filled in, he/she was chosen by the instructor to take part.  The first three places will receive medals.    Two divisions will be combined if there are less than 4 fighters in a specific division.

 

THE FIGHTER’S FEE :       JUNIORS – R100               (PAY  AT TOURNAMENT ,  NOT BEFORE-

                                            SENIORS   R150                BEFOREHAND)

 

IMPORTANT:   FIGHTERS WHO WEIGH IN LATE WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO FIGHT.   FIGHTERS HAVE TO BE THE AGE ON THE DAY OF THE TOURNAMENT, e.g.  U/7 MEANS THAT THE KARATEKA HAS NOT YET TURNED 8.     **  ALL Junior fighters  MUST  have proof of age ready at registration.  Without proof of age ther will be NO  participation.

 

WEIGH IN TIMES

 

Division Weigh in Approx. Weight categories
  Begin End Fighting time  
SEMI CONTACT        
U/7 08:00 08:30 08:45 u/20kg, u/25kg, u/30kg & over 30kg

 

U/9 09:30 10:00 10:25 u/25kg, u/30kg, u/35kg, u/40kg & over 40kg
U/11 11:40 12:10 12:40 u/30kg, u/35kg, u/40kg, u/45kg & over 45kg
 

LUNCH

 

 

13h00

 

13h45

   
U/13 13:30 14:00 14:15 u/40kg, u/50kg, u/60kg & over  60kg

 

CUBS   – U/15 14:30 15:00 15:15 u/50kg, u/60kg, u/70kg & over 70kg

 

 

FULL CONTACT

 

       
Young Lions (Boys U/17) 15:00 15:30 15:45 u/60kg, u/70kg & Open Division
Young Lions (Girls U/17) 15:00 15:30 15:45 u/55kg & Open Division
Senior men 15:00 15:30 15:45 u/70kg, u/80kg & Open Division

 

Senior ladies 15:00 15:30 15:45 u/55kg, u/65kg & Open Division

 

Veteran men

Over 35 years

15:00 15:30 15:45 u/70kg, u/80kg & Open Division

 

Veteran ladies Over 35 years 15:00 15:30 15:45 u/55kg, u/65kg & Open Division

 

 

 

 

 

The u/13, have to be 12 or 13 on the day of the tournament.

UP TO U/13 –  will fight with full protection, – Gloves, shin & foot pads and headgear with mask.

CUBS,  u/15 – will fight with gloves, shin & foot pads and headgear without mask.

 

YOUNG LIONS, u/17, have to be 16 or 17 on the day of the tournament.

The young lions fight with shin & foot pads and gloves.

 

 

The full contact knockdown karate is meant for all male and female karateka that are proficient enough.   The 1st three places will receive trophies.      We will also have a trophy for the Most Spirited Fighter.

 

Referees, instructors and helpers must please be at the venue at 07h15.

 


SPECTATORS  ARE WELLCOME!!!   –  ENTRANCE FEE:  R30  FOR ADULTS & R10 FOR CHILDREN.

 

 

To qualify for Western Province Colours:  Karateka who were placed 1st  and 2nd  in a Western Province tournament  or South African Tournament on two occasions will qualify or Western Province Colours.  (2nd place only if a division has 4 or more fighters.  It does not have to happen in the same year.

 

 

 

Karate Greetings.

 

 

 

 

 

HENNIE  BOSMAN – 8th   DAN

INTERNATIONAL CHAIRMAN  KYOKUSHIN-KAN