Schedule/Rules

SCHEDULE 2019 Tentative

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 TBA Adrenline Training Camp TBA
Thursday 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm Registration Sheraton Hotel
Thursday 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Kick Off Pary and Staff Packet Pick Up Steel Pier/Reserved Tent
TBA Practice Sessions For Competitors AC Convention Center
Thursday 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm Coaches Certification Steel Pier/Reserved Tent
Thursday 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Set Up Team AC Convention Center
Friday 7:00 am to 12:00 Noon Set Up Tournament, Staff, Vendors, Reg
Friday 9:00 am Registration Opens AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 10:00 am VIP/Judges Packet Pick Up/ Late Coaches Clinic AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 12:00 pm Traditional Challenge Juniors & Adults & Colorbelts. WAKO Point Fighting Divisions 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 2:00 pm World Team Self Defense AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 2:00 pm Open Weight Eliminations for Junior & Adults AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 2:00 pm Amerikick Demo Team Divisions AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 3:30pm 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 6:30 pm Adult & Junior Continuous Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Friday 7:00 pm Adult & Junior Team Sparring AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 7:00 am Registration Opens AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday 8:30 am All Black Belts 40 and over 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 10:00 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 11:00 pm 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 TBA Colorbelt Grandchampionship Finals AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday TBA Black Belts Report For Super Star Finals AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday TBA Superstar Finals AC Convention Center Hall B
Saturday TBA Victory Celebration TBA

 

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 2017 Rule Book 1-30-2017 Final (1)

  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 ranks and 17 and younger divisions
    2. 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.
  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