IFK Norway Wintercamp 2018 - Etne, Norway
Jan
25
to Jan 28

IFK Norway Wintercamp 2018 - Etne, Norway

Welcome to the Kyokushin Wintercamp in Etne – Norway 25-28 January 2018

Open to all styles and organizations.

OSU!!
Etne Kyokushin Karate Club hereby invites you to our annual Winter Camp in Etne – Norway.

This is the place to practice KYOKUSHIN KARATE, its “TIME TO BE UNITED”
Also this year we are privileged to have our good friend and great instructor;
Shihan Javier Lezcano, 5th Dan with us, he is one of the most admired Kyokushin instructors in Europe. Together with Shihan Javier, Sensei Pablo Estensoro, 4th Dan, and Sensei Darren Stringer, 4th Dan, will form one of the best possible instructor teams. We are so proud to have them with us!

Instructor team 2018:
Shihan Javier Lezcano, 5th Dan (Spain)
Shihan Geir Havreberg, 5th Dan
Shihan Tom Sølve Erga, 5th Dan
Sensei Pablo Estensoro, 4th Dan (Spain)
Sensei Darren Stringer, 4th Dan(UK)

Supported by:
Sensei Roy Svendsen, 3rd Dan (National Coach – Kata)
Sensei Geir Rune Tøge, 3rd Dan (President NKKO)
Sensei Odd-Kjetil Liland, 3rd Dan (National Coach – Fight)
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National Fighting Team:
The Norwegian National Fighting and Kata Team’s ( +candidates ) will be present and train at the camp. The National Coaches will lead the sessions.

Training:
There will be instruction in Basic/Kihon, Kata, Kumite/Fight at many levels, and some training theory and principles which is very important in Kyokushin karate.

OSU !!

ETNE KYOKUSHIN KARATE KLUBB

Club Director:
Shihan Geir Havreberg 5th.Dan
Mobil: + 47 905 16 319
m@il: gah@westcon.no

Camp Organisator:
Senpai Frode S Robberstad 2.Dan
Mobil: +47 913 80 360
m@il: KyokushinEtne@gmail.com

Camp Organisator:
Senpai Frode S Robberstad 2.Dan
Mobil: +47 913 80 360
m@il: KyokushinEtne@gmail.com

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European Open Championships 2018, for men, women, cadets, and children
Apr
7
to Apr 8

European Open Championships 2018, for men, women, cadets, and children

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP 2018

IFK Kyokushin European Open Championship

Among children, girls, youths and juniors, men and women in weight categories

April 7-8, 2018, Armenia, Yerevan

 Place: Yerevan, "MIKA" sports complex, str. Manandyan , 41 building

Organizer: Ministry of sport and youth affairs of the Republic of Armenia and Armenian Kyokushin karate federation

 Principal Judge: Alex Kerrigan

Guest of honour: Hanshi Steve Arneil, Shihan David Pickthall, Shihan Liam Keaveney

 Participation: Eligible from among children, girls, youths and juniors, men and women in weight categoriesThe competitions will be kept by the rules of  IFK

2 people from a country in each weight category from the same organization

All participants must submit:

a)    a medical health certificate, which is not older than 3 months

b)    insurance license or insurance card

c)    qualification certifying document (budo-passport),

d)    declaration of consent from parent

Even if any sportsmen breaks a single point mentioned above, he will not be permitted to take part in the tournament. If the sportsman`s name and surname is announced and he doesn`t turn out on the tatami during a minute, he will lose the fight.

Start fee: 10-13 years 25 €, 14-17 years 30 €, adults 35 € for fighters. (the starting contribution includes transfers from the airports in hotels and back, transfers to the hall of competitions and back, a gift package to the participant, a lunch package in day of a tournament)

 Age category (discipline)

 U12 (10-11 years)

Weight Categories Boys -25/-30/-35/-40+40 Girls -25/-30/-35/-40/+40

Bout Duration 1.5 minute, 1.5 minute, weight, 1 minute enchosen (if 3kg weight difference the lighter

competitor is declared the winner).

Final 1.5minute, 1.5 minute, 1 minute (no weight decision)

Compulsory Safety equipment Shin and Instep/ Hand Mitts/ Headgear/ Body Protector

U14 (12-13 years)

Weight Categories Boys -40/-45/-50/-55/+55 Girls -40/-45/-50/+50

Bout Duration 1.5minute, 1.5 minute, weight, 1.5 minutes enchosen (if 3kg weight difference the lighter

competitor is declared the winner).

Final 1.5 minute, 1.5 minute, 1.5 minute. (no weight decision)

Compulsory Safety equipment Shin and Instep/ Hand Mitts/ Headgear/ Body Protector

U16 (14-15 years)

Weight Categories -55/-60/-65/-70/+70 Girls -45/-50/-55/+55

Bout Duration 1.5minute, 1.5 minute, weight, 1.5 minutes enchosen (if 3kg weight difference the lighter

competitor is declared the winner).

Final 2 minute, 1.5 minute, 1.5 minute. (no weight decision).

Compulsory Safety equipment Shin and Instep/ Hand Mitts/ Headgear/boy groin guard/ girl breast protector (cup type).

U18 (16-17 years)

Weight Categories -60/-65/-70/-75/75+ Girls -50/-55/-60/60+

Bout Duration 2minute, 2 minute, weight, 2 minutes enchosen (if 3kg weight difference the lighter

competitor is declared the winner).

Final 2 minute, 2 minute, 2 minute. (no weight decision).

Compulsory Safety equipment Shin and Instep/ boy groin guard/ girl breast protector (cup type).

The event for U16 and under will be held under the Olympic knock out system where if the athlete has lost the bout they will be eliminated from the competition.

If a category has less than five participants the organizer can use the Pool system.

Pool system can be either one or two rounds of the same length and all competitors within the pool will

compete against each other. Competitors are given 2 points for a win, 1 point for a draw, 0 points for a loss.

The winner is the competitor with the most points. If there is a tie then the lightest competitor is the winner. If the weight is the same then the youngest competitor will be declared the winner.

     Men (18 years and older, kumite):  -70/-80/-90/90+ kg.

     Women (18 years and older, kumite): -60/60+ kg.

Bout Duration 2minute, 2 minute, weight, 2 minutes enchosen (if 5kg weight difference the lighter competitor is declared the winner).

Final 3 minute, 2 minute, 2 minute. (no weight decision).

Compulsory / boy groin guard/ girl breast protector (cup type).

The tournament organizers preserve the right of changing the weight-categories after holding the mandate commission.

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ARMENIAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP  OF KYOKUSHIN KARATE
Oct
28
10:00 AM10:00

ARMENIAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP OF KYOKUSHIN KARATE

  • str.Estonakan 12/1 Yerevan Armenia (map)
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ARMENIAN OPEN CHAMPIONSHIP OF KYOKUSHIN KARATE  among children, girls, youths and juniors, men and women in kata and kumite.

Tournament Regulations.

The general management and conduct of the competition is carried out by Armenian Kyokushin karate federation, sponsor of the tournament Ltd. "Autolux"

1. Goals and Objectives.

  • Promotion and development of  Kyokushin karate,
  • Encouraging healthy lifestyle among children and youths,
  • Formation of high moral and physical qualities, comprehensive development of a personality,
  • Strengthening friendship among  the sportsmen from different countries,
  • Sportsmen`s mastership level upgrading and revelation of strongest fighters.

2. Time and location.

 The tournament will take place October 28th, 2017

The mandate commission October 27th, 15:00-20:00

Address: Yerevan, str.Amiryan 9

  • Referee seminar October 27th 18:00-19:00
  • Tournament 10:00- October 28th
  • Ceremonial Opening 11:00- October 28th
  • Sayonara 20:00-October 28th (over 18 years)

The location of the tournament: Yerevan, str. Manandya, 41 Building                                                                      

3. The participants of the tournament.

 The members of the delegation:

  • the official representative of the team ( the head of the delegation), 
  • sportsmen,
  • referees.

To participate in the tournament are allowed sportsmen from 8 to 18 years old, over 18 years. The participants in Kumite will perform in accordance to the following age and weight –categories;

Age group 8-9 years                                       

  • Up to 25kg
  • Up to 30kg
  • Above 30kg

Age group 10-11 years

  • Up to 30kg
  • Up to 35kg     
  • Up to 40kg
  • Above 40kg

Age group 12-13 years                            

  • Up to 35kg
  • Up to 40kg
  • Up to 45kg
  • Up to 50kg
  • Above 50kg

Age group 14-15 years

  • Up to 45kg
  • Up to 50kg
  • Up to 55kg
  • Up to 60kg
  • Above 60kg

Age group 16-17 years                              

  • Up to 60kg
  • Up to 65kg
  • Up to 70kg
  • Above 70kg

Age group over 18-girls and women

  • Up to 55kg
  • Up to 65kg
  • Above 65kg

Age group over 18-men

  • Up to 70kg
  • Up to 80kg
  • Above 80 kg

The tournament organisers reserve the right of changing the weight-categories after holding the mandate commission.

Participants in KATA will be divided into the following age categories:

a)    up to 13 years

Arbitrary program, Kata on choice.

b)    From 13 to 18 years

Arbitrary program: Kata on choice- Pinan (III-V), Yantsu, Tsukino-no

The obligatory program: Gyakusay-sho.

c)    Above 18 years

The obligatory program: Gyakusay-sho.

Arbitrary program: Seinchin, Seipay, Garyu, Kanku, Sushiho.

In case of the equal quantity of points in the obligatory program there will be appointed a new Kata to be demonstrated different from the one already carried out.

4. Requirements to the Participants, Permission criteria.

The following requirements should be strictly maintained by participants to be admitted to take part in the tournament.

  • Medical dispensary examination certificate,
  • Qualification certifying document (budo-passport),
  • Valid passport or certificate of birth,
  • Team Application certified by the official representative,
  • Clean dogi with a belt corresponding to the rank, a neat haircut and protective means.

Even if any sportsmen breaks a single point mentioned above, he will not be permitted to take part in the tournament. If the sportsman`s name and surname is announced and he doesn`t turn out on the tatami during a minute, he will lose the fight.

5. The competition in Kumite is held as follows-the loser cannot continue the competition.

Fight duration:

  •       Preliminary                                            2min + 1min +weighting + 1min
  •       Semi-Final, Final                                   2min +1min +1min +weighting + 1min

Juniors and youth

 Men and women

  •       Preliminary                                            2min +2min +weighting + 1min
  •       Semi-Final, Final                                   2min +2min +2min +weighting + 2min

While weighting the difference of more than 2 kg weight is taken into consideration.

While weighting juniors, men and women the difference of more than 3 kg weight is taken into consideration.

 6. Protective means; 

  • for groin and feet are necessary for all the categories,
  • light gloves are necessary for sportsmen up to 18 years.
  • Protective helmet will be provided by tournament organisers.      

7. Financial conditions:

 participation in the tournament; 20$

8. Expenses.

All the expenses concerning the tournament organisation are covered by the federation of  Armenian Kyokushin karate federation. As for the expenses connected with the arrivals and placement of teams, they are met by the organizations and teams heading them.

9. Awarding.

  • A set of 3 prizes is performed (the first 3 places) in the competition of each category.
  • Both the winners and the prizewinners of the tournament will be awarded with medals, cups and diplomas in accordance with the degree.
  • The company "Autolux" offers additional prizes.

The preliminary applications are admitted up to the 15th of October:

  1. Address:                                                    Yerevan, str.Estonakan 12/1
  2. E-mail:                                                      info@kyokushin.am
  3. Telephone numbers:                                 (37494) 40-42-45
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41st British Open/ 9th Cup of Europe 2017
Sep
23
10:00 AM10:00

41st British Open/ 9th Cup of Europe 2017

This iconic event is one of the most long standing knockdown tournaments in the world.
In 2016 we had over 160 participating fighters from 23 countries.  

The British Karate Kyokushinkai (BKK) invite you, and fighters from across the world  to enter our tournament.

Last year saw multiple World and European Champions from a number of organisations looking for the British Open (Cup of Europe) title.  This year will be just as exciting.

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Martial Weekend - Uruguay
Sep
16
to Sep 17

Martial Weekend - Uruguay

  • Luis Koster Sporting Complex (map)
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On September 16 and 17, 2017 a Martial Weekend will be held at the Luis Koster Sporting Complex in Mercedes (Soriano).

There will be technical and knockdown sessions, led by Sensei German Carballo, 3rd Dan, IFK Country Representative in Uruguay. 

Organizes: Senpai Mario Hornos

Supervises: A.K.K.U. (Kyokushin Kai Uruguay Association)Got .

www.ifk-uruguay.com for more details

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IFK Canada Karate Camp - International Kyokushin Karate Summer Camp & Retreat
Aug
10
to Aug 12

IFK Canada Karate Camp - International Kyokushin Karate Summer Camp & Retreat

IFK Canada Karate Camp - International Kyokushin Karate Summer Camp & Retreat

August 10-13, 2017 at Glen House Resort, 1000 Islands, Ontario, Canada

Amazing location at the border with the United States and midway between Toronto and Montreal.

Register for the 1st annual summer camp and train with great instructors for 4 days while you are relaxing at the beautiful resort by the lake. Great conditions, peaceful location, all meals and seminars included, flexible package deals for families or friends sharing rooms. Non-participants are also welcome to relax at the resort and enjoy some off time in the beautiful 1000 Islands. 

Visit the official camp website for all the information and don't hesitate to contact us if you have more questions. We are looking forward to spend some great time training and relaxing together.

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Uruguayan National Knockdown Tournament
Jun
25
10:00 AM10:00

Uruguayan National Knockdown Tournament

On Sunday June 25th, 2017 the National Knockdown Tournament will be held at the Praga Athletic Club facilities in Mercedes (Soriano).

This will be the qualifying tournament towards the I.F.K. South America Tournament to be held in San Paulo, Brazil.

Competitors from all the I.F.K. dojos will participate plus competitors from SoKyokushin Uruguay.

I.F.K. rules for cadets and adults will apply.

Organizes: I.F.K. Uruguay

Supervises: A.K.K.U. (Kyokushin Kai Uruguay Association).

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IFKKA Full Contact Seminar with Sensei Mark Mitchell
May
7
10:00 AM10:00

IFKKA Full Contact Seminar with Sensei Mark Mitchell

Full Contact Seminar with Sensei Mark Mitchell

Date : Sunday May 7th
Time : 10am - 2:30pm
Venue: to be determined based on attendance

Here's the last seminar in the run up to our Full Contact tournament (see below for THOSE details).

Entries close at midnight on Friday 5th, but please get your entries in earlier so we can determine which venue to use - Petersham or Tempe!

WHY

If you intend to do any full contact fighting (and we have 2 tournaments of our own this year, and there are several others coming up that you could consider attending) and even if you just want to learn more about how to improve your dojo sparring, and develop your core for good stances and technique, then this is the seminar for you!

HOW

Entries are online.

https://www.trybooking.com/PCKS

HOW MUCH

For IFKKA Members, $20 if you book online and $30 if you want to do a paper entry via your instructor or pay at the door.

For non-IFKKA members, and you're all very welcome - the cost is $30 online only.

WHO

Anyone 11 years and up, all grades, can attend. If you're under 11 but 8th kyu and up, and REALLY REALLY interested, then talk to you instructor about letting you do it.

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