Provisions in English and Russian of
the 2nd Youth KWU Kyokushin European Championship in weight categories
Place: Barnim Gymnasium, Ahrensfelder Chaussee 41, Berlin, Germany
Organizer: KWU Germany and Karate school „Dankezu” – Berlin
Supreme Judge: Shihan Ramil Gabbasov (Russia)
Deputy Supreme Judge: Sensei Alexey Demanov (Germany)
Secretary: Sensei Prolet Vasileva (Bulgaria)
The official list of the judges will be presented by KWU. Only accredited judges can be chosen for judging. This list will be published at the official website – www.kwunion.com
Judges, who would like to take part at the judging seminar on May 17, 2019 in Berlin, must send their application on this email: email@example.com with the headline – “Judging Seminar”. In the case of successful passing of the seminar and the exam, the participants of this seminar have a chance to be chosen as official judges for the 2nd Youth KWU Kyokushin European Championship in Berlin 2019. Candidates for judging will pay all their expenses themselves.
Guests of honor: Hanshi Steve Arneil, Shihan Andre Drewniak, Shihan David Pickthall, Shihan Ivo Kamenov, Shihan Loek Hollander, Shihan Antonio Pinero, General Secretary of KWU Alexandr Pichkunov
Participation: Representatives of national federations, who have passed national qualifying championships with calling in all interested groups of Kyokushin in a particular country at the age from 12 to 17 years and up to 3 fighters from each country in each weight category.
All participants must submit:
- a medical health certificate with doctor’s permission for participation, which is not older than 3 months,
- birth certificate or passport + budo passport,
- valid insurance license or insurance card (original) ,
- declaration of consent from a parent.
The quota for WKO Shinkyokushinkai
The competitors from WKO Shinkyokushinkai, who wish to participate in the 2nd Youth KWU Kyokushin European Championship (kumite) in weight categories, should contact their Branch Chiefs, who would inform about this request the WKO Shinkyokushinkai Headquarters.
Rules: This tournament will be held basing by KWU rules, which you can find at the official KWU website: www.kwunion.com
Age and weight categories
Age category (discipline) Weight category
Boys (12 -13 full years, kumite) 35, 40, 45, 50, 55, 55+
Girls (12 -13 full years, kumite) 40, 45, 50, 50+
Boys (14-15 full years, kumite) 45, 50, 55, 60, 65, 65+
Girls (14-15 full years, kumite) 45, 50, 55, 60, 60+
Boys (16-17 full years, kumite) 55, 60, 65, 70, 75, 75+
Girls (16-17 full years, kumite) 50, 55, 60, 65, 65+
The age of the fighters is determined on the day of passing the credentials committee, which is May 17, 2019.
Timing of bouts:
Age category “boys/ girls” (12-13 years)
Preliminary fights: 2 minutes + 1 minute
Semifinals – and final fights: 2 minutes + 1 minute + weight check (difference 2,5 kg. and more) + 1 minute
Age category “boys/ girls” (14-15 years)
Preliminary fights: 2 minutes + 2 minute
Semifinals – and final fights: 2 minutes + 2 minute + weight check (difference 2,5 kg. and more) + 1 minute
Age category “boys/ girls” (16-17 years)
Preliminary fights: 2 minutes + 2 minute
Semifinals – and final fights: 2 minutes + 2 minute + weight check (difference 2,5 kg. and more) + 2 minute
- Each fighter, allowed to participate in competitions, must have:
- white karategi and a belt, representing fighter’s qualification;
- individual groin shell: for boys – mandatory, for girls – voluntary;
- protectors for shin and insteps – mandatory;
- knee pads, elbow pads – voluntary;
- hand mittens – mandatory;
- headgear – mandatory for all;
- chest protector of a standard type – for girls;
- gum shield (oral cavity protector), white color – voluntary. If there are brackets on teeth, gum shield is mandatory.
All protection items must have a mark of KWU.
All participants will have possibility to purchase protection items before the credentials commission.
ATTENTION! All protection items must be individual; each fighter must have his own!
Applications are accepted by e-mail. Last day of reception of applications – 13.04.2019
Contact persons: Alexey Demanov e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org +49 176 41 42 88 59
Prolet Vasileva E- Mail: email@example.com