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Tournament Divisions KATA

This year as in the past and in order to standardize kata for judging purposes; the competitors will only perform one of the following kata’s:

 White Belts and Gold Belts (9th & 8th Kyu’s)------ Basic or Pinan-Nidan

Orange Belt (7th Kyu’s)-------------------- Pinan-Nidan or Pinan-Shodan

Blue Belt (6th Kyu)------------------------   Pinan Shodan or Pinan-Sandan

Purple Belt (5th Kyu)------------------------ Pinan-Sandan or Pinan-Yondan

Green Belt (4th Kyu)-----------------------  Pinan-Yondan or Pinan-Godan

 Brown Belt (3rd, 2nd, and 1st Kyu’s) --- Naihanchi, Kushanku, or Pinan- Godan

Balck Belt (1st – 5th Dans)---------- Kushanku, Naihanchi, Chinto or Seishan

Black Belt (6th -7th)-Any Wado-Ryu Kata (Suparimpei is not a Wado-Ryu Kata)

Black Belt Kata Championship

Ran at beginning of Tournament-Ring 9

Separate Divisions for Men and Women

Japanese Style Eliminations, compete by Luck of the Draw

18 Years and Older

Award to First Place Only,

Kata ran in pairs, best of 2 continues to next round

Ring Judge Call,  Round 1 - Naifanchi,  Round 2 - Chinto,

Round 3 - Seishan,

Round 4 - Any Wado-Ryu Kata, Competitor Choice

 

OPEN Black Belt KUMITE Championship

Separate Divisions for Men and Women

Men 18 and Older

Women 18 and Older

Single Eliminations, Luck of the Draw

Award to First Place Only

 

New This Year Mixed Kihon Kumite Kata

Ran at beginning of Tournament, Ring 9

First Place Award Only

Men, Woman, Mixed, 18 and older Black Belt Teams

First 3 Kihon Kata may be required to run.

 

Men 6th & 7th Dan, No Age Limit

 

Men: Executive - 50 & Older:

White – Gold – Orange

Blue – Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Men: Senior 35 to 49

White – Gold – Orange

Blue – Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Men: 18 – 34

White – Gold

Orange – Blue

Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Women Executive: 50 & over

White – Gold - Orange

Blue - Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Women Senior: 35 - 49

White – Gold – Orange

Blue – Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Women: 18 - 34

White – Gold

Orange – Blue

Purple – Green

Brown

Black

 

Junior (Co-ed):

5 & Under

White – Gold – Orange

Blue – Purple – Green

Brown

 

White - Gold (Co-Ed)      

6-7

8-9

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

 

Orange - Blue (Co-Ed)

6-7

8-9

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

 

Purple - Green (Co-Ed)

6-7

8-9

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

 

Brown Belt (Co-Ed)

6-7

8-9

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

 

Black Belt (Co-Ed)

10-11

12-13

14-15

16-17

 

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