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Running an organized and professional event is not an easy task, we want to make sure our event run with minimal problems and that competitors, coaches, instructors and parents are always up to date of what is going on in and outside the ring. This is why we will be using a competition management program called Kihapp, that will help us achieve that goal.

The tournament will feature the following categories:

Patterns    -    Sparring

PATTERNS

This category will change depending on the type of event we are running, either Open Tournament or Sanctioned Tournament. The patterns or tul to be performed are the Chang Hon patterns. We will be using a scoring system that will help run the event smoothly and fairly for everyone participating.

ITF Open Tournament

  • 2 Competitors elimination system will be used for all colored and black belt divisions.
  • Both competitors will perform their patterns simultaneously appropriated to their degree or one degree lowered.
  • Divisions will be organized by Age, Rank and Gender.
  • Patterns will be judge based on the correct technique, balance, power and pattern overall.

 

ITF Sanctioned Tournament

  • 2 Competitors elimination system will be used for all colored and black belt divisions.
  • Both competitors will perform their patterns simultaneously appropriated to their degree.
  • Black Belt competitors will perform 2 patterns: One Chosen and One Assigned.
  • The first designated pattern will be chosen at random from the last three patterns appropriate to their degree.
  • In case of a tie breaker a second designated pattern will be chosen at random from the remaining patterns appropriate from Chon-Ji up to their degree.
  • The ITF Scoring System will be used for judging. Please refer to ITF Umpire Rules.

SPARRING

This category will change depending on the type of event we are running, either Open Tournament or Sanctioned Tournament. We will be using a scoring system that will help run the event smoothly and fairly for everyone participating.

ITF Opened Tournament

  • 2 Competitors elimination system will be used for all colored and black belt divisions.
  • 2 Minutes continuous sparring will be in effect for all colored and Black Belt Division.
  • No overtime for colored Belt Division. Ring Jury must decide in case of a tie.
  • 1 round of 2 minutes will be in effect for all Black Belts Division.
  • In case of a tie in the Black Belt Division a 1 minute overtime will be allowed, after that, the Ring Jury must decide in case of a tie.
  • Divisions will be organized by Age, Rank, Gender and Weight.

 

ITF Sanctioned Tournament

  • 2 Competitors elimination system will be used for all colored and black belt divisions.
  • 2 Minutes continuous sparring will be in effect for all colored and Black Belt Division.
  • No overtime for colored Belt Division. Ring Jury must decide in case of a tie.
  • 2 round of 2 minutes will be in effect for all Black Belts Division with 1 minute rest.
  • In case of a tie in the Black Belt Division a 1 minute overtime will be allowed, after that, a tie breaker will take place for the first competitor to strike a point approved by the judges and referee.
  • Divisions will be organized by Age, Rank, Gender, Weight and Height.