HDKI 4th Annual Championships Registration for Entrants

4th HDKI (Ireland) Open Shotokan Karate Championships

Sunday 17th May 2020

Tallaght Leisure Centre
Furtunestown Way, Tallaght, Dublin 24

Doors open 9am
Championships start 9.30am prompt!

 

ENTRIES AND ALL MONIES TO BE RECEIVED BY Thursday 14th May
ABSOLUTELY NO ENTRIES ON THE DAY

Cost

Juniors - Individual events €12.00

Seniors - Individual events €16.00

Team Kumite & Kata - €35.00

Age, height and grade can and will be inspected randomly on the request of officials and coaches, it is your responsibility to have your association licence with you for verification.

Basic Synopsis of Rules

The Championships will be run using traditional Shobu Ippon rules.
Traditional, clean, white karate dogi only.
Kumite: Women may wear a chest guard. Men must wear a box. Gum shields and WKF approved mitts must be worn. No other protection or padding will be allowed.
Kata: Heian kata will be used for the eliminations until the best four. Then the best four may choose their kata and it will be judged by points.
Any category with insufficient entries may be merged with another.
Any club or group with less than 10 entries must bring either a table official or referee with experience with Shobu Ippon rules. Any club with more than ten entries must bring both a table official and referee.
All competitors are expected to behave in a manner appropriate for a traditional karate championship. Bad behaviour will result in immediate disqualification.

ANY COMPLAINTS MUST BE DONE IN WRITING AND GIVEN TO THE HEAD TABLE. ALL COMPLAINTS WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DEALT WITH AND AN ACTION WILL BE DECIDED. ANYONE WHO COMPLAINS DIRECTLY TO REFEREES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. CONTINUED BAD BEHAVIOUR WILL RUN THE RISK OF THEIR ENTIRE GROUP BEING DISQUALIFIED - WITH NO REFUND.

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Sorry, we are no longer accepting on line registrations for the HDKI Ireland Championships 2020