Schedule/Rules

SCHEDULE 2019

These times are estimated. Divisions will not start before these times, however there may be some delays in start times depending upon the amount of competitors in the divisions. Updates will be made via Uventex System and announced during the day. Thank you!
Day/Time Description Notes
Thursday 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Adrenaline Training Camp AC Convention Center Hall B
Thursday 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Registration Sheraton Hotel
Thursday 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm Practice Sessions For Competitors AC Convention Center Hall B
Thursday 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Free Bo Seminar with Anthony D’Amours Sheraton Hotel Pearl Ballroom
Thursday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Set Up Team AC Convention Center
 Friday 7:00 am to 10:00 am  Set Up  Tournament, Staff, Vendors, Reg
Friday 9:00 am Registration Opens AC Convention Center Hall A Outside
Friday 10:00 am  Adrenaline Trick and Weapons Battles AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 11:00 am WAKO Point Fighting and Light Contact Divisions AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 12:00 pm Traditional Challenge Juniors, Adults & Colorbelts AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 1:00 pm NASKA Double AA & NASKA Single A Team Forms, Demo Team & Super Demo Team AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 1:00 pm
Open Weight Eliminations for Junior & Adults
AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 2:00 pm World Self Defense Divisions AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 2:00 pm Amerikick Demo Team Divisions AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 3:30 pm NASKA Double AA & NASKA Single A Creative, Musical & Extreme forms & weapons for Black Belts & Colorbelts Note: Amerikick Only Weapons will be Saturday for Colorbelts
Friday 7:30 pm Adult & Junior Team Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 7:00 am  Registration Opens  AC Convention Center Hall A
Saturday 8:00 am All Black Belts Ages 30, 40, 50, 60+ AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 8:30 am Breaking Divisions AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 9:00 am All 17 & Younger BEGINNER Color Belt Divisions including NASKA Double AA, NASKA Single A, Amerikick Only Weapons and Forms, Traditional Weapons & Forms divisions & Point Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 9:00 am All 17 & Younger Black Belt NASKA Double AA & NASKA Single A Weapons & Forms divisions, Traditional Forms & Weapons & Point Sparring. AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 10:00 am* Real time updates and notifications will be made by the Uventex System All 18 & Older Black Belt & Colorbelt NASKA Double AA & NASKA Single A Weapons & Forms divisions, Traditional Forms & Weapons & Point Sparring following immediately after. AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 9:00 am Real time updates and notifications will be made by the Uventex System All 17 & Younger INTERMEDIATE Color Belt Divisions including NASKA Double AA, NASKA Single A, Amerikick Only Weapons & Forms, Traditional Weapons & Forms divisions & Point Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 9:00 am Real time updates and notifications will be made by the Uventex System All 17 and Younger ADVANCED Color Belt Divisions including NASKA Double AA, NASKA Single A, Amerikick Only Weapons & Forms, Traditional Weapons & Forms divisions & Point Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 3:00 pm Colorbelt Grandchampionship Finals AC Convention Center Hall A
Saturday 4:30 pm Black Belts Report For Super Star Finals AC Convention Center Hall A
Saturday 5:00 pm Superstar Finals AC Convention Center Hall A

 

Make sure to scroll down for rules on the various divisions.

RULES

  1. All NASKA Black Belt Divisions will follow the NASKA Rules. Click here for Naska Rules 1 – 2019 NASKA Rule Book (2)

  2. All Colorbelts and Non NASKA black belt divisions will follow the NASKA rules with the follow exceptions:

    1. Face Shields are optional for all colorbelt ranks and Non-NASKA Black Belt Class A sparring divisions.
    2. Elbow and Knees Pads are optional for all colorbelt ranks and Non-NASKA Black Belt Class A sparring divisions.
    3. 2 handed Cartwheels, one handed cartwheels, round-offs, somersaults, front rolls, shoulder rolls and kipups are allowed in the creative forms and creative weapons divisions for colorbelts and Non-NASKA Black Belt Class A divisions.
  3.   Non Naska Super Demo Teams

    1. Each team must have a minimum of 11 members.  There is no maximum amount of players.
    2. 4 minute maximum time limit.  Time starts when the first member steps into the ring and time ends when the team is obviously finished, in the opinion of the judges.
    3. Weapons, music and props may or may not be used.  Any infractions, mistakes or weapon drops will be penalized by the judges decisions and relative ranking scores.  Dropping of the weapon/s is not grounds for disqualification.
    4. Scores will be based upon martial arts skills, choreography, level of difficulty, execution and overall showmanship.
  4. Non Naska Synchronized Team Forms

    1. Each team must have a minimum of 2.  There is no maximum amount of players.
    2. 4 minute maximum time limit.  Time starts when the first member steps into the ring and time ends when the team is obviously finished, in the opinion of the judges.
    3. Weapons, music and props may or may not be used.  Any infractions, mistakes or weapon drops will be penalized by the judges decisions and relative ranking scores.  Dropping of the weapon/s is not grounds for disqualification.
    4. Scores will be based upon the synchronization of martial arts skills, choreography, level of difficulty, execution and overall showmanship.  Working together at the same time or rate, working in unison together, use of techniques as a domino affect, etc.
  5. Self Defense World Championships

    1. The order of competition will be decided by luck of the draw.
    2. Each Competitor will randomly “draw” five different attacks situations when it is their turn to perform.  Attacks can include punches, kicks, grabs, chokes, locks, pushes, multiple attackers, multiple attackers with weapons, single weapon attacks including gun, knife and club.  After the draw the competitor will demonstrate the five defenses in the same order that they drew the attacks.  Competitors must provide their own attackers/partners and weapons.
    3. Competitors have a 5 minute time limit to demonstrate.  Time will begin when the first attack starts.  Running overtime may result in a down grade in score (judges/arbitrator discretion)
    4. Any infractions, mistakes or will be penalized by the judges decisions and relative ranking scores.  Dropping of the weapon/s is not grounds for disqualification.
    5. Scores will be based upon martial arts self defense skills, realism, effectiveness, difficulty and execution.
  6. Kenpo/Kempo Forms Traditional Challenge Non Naska Divisions

    1. The intent of the Traditional Division for Kenpo/Kempo is to promote growth in the division with the use of accepted traditional Kenpo/Kempo forms only.  No “Dojo” forms or patterns are allowed.  No altered forms or combining forms are allowed.
    2. Only recognized forms from the styles and systems of American Kenpo are allowed and include the following:  Short and long forms 1, 2, 3, 4.  Long forms 4, 5, 6, 7.  Mass Attacks.
    3. Stances are generally high.  Kicks are generally low and snapped.  Hand techniques are a combination of linear and circular blocks and strikes.  There is no kia criteria.
  7. Korean Form Traditional Challenge Non Naska Divisions

    1. The intent of the Traditional Divisions for TKD is to promote growth in the division’s with the use of accepted traditional Korean forms only. No “Dojo” forms or patterns, only recognized patterns with a demonstrated history in regulated organizations that administer Korean forms.Partial List of Accepted Forms:Chon-JiDan-GunDo-SanWon-HyoYul GokJoong-GunToi-GyeHwa-RangChoong-MooKwang-GaePo-EunGe-BaeEui-AmChoon-JangKo-DangJucheSam-IlYoo-SinChoi-YongYon-GaeUl-JiMoon-MooSo-SanSe-JongTong-Il*Forms/Patterns Can Not Be Altered or Modified. Do not add or leave out kicks ormovements. Doing so can result in disqualification. No variation from the above list will beaccepted.

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Open Weight Rules

18+ Open Weight Sparring Divisions Follows WAKO Rules

17- Open Weight Sparring Divisions Follows NASKA Rules

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Rules for WAKO Light Contact

Chapter 5_Light Contact_ v19