INTERNATIONAL REGULATIONS

The organization of the EUC Karate shall be mainly based on the most recent Technical Regulations of the European Karate Federation (EKF).

 


 

 

COMPETITIONS

Team Tournaments:

  • 1 (one) Kumite men’s tournament,
  • 1 (one) Kumite women’s tournament,
  • 1 (one) Kata men’s tournament,
  • 1 (one) Kata women’s tournament.

 


 

 

Individual Tournaments:

  • Kumite tournaments in categories:
  • Men: -60 kg, -67 kg, -75 kg, -84 kg, +84 kg,
  • Women: -50 kg, -55 kg, -61 kg, -68 kg, +68 kg,
  • 1 (one) Kata men’s tournament,
  • 1 (one) Kata women’s tournament.

 


 

 

PROGRAM

 

30.7. Arrival day
       - test weigh in
 
31.7. GTM day
       - official weigh in
       - draw
 
1.8. Competition day 1
      - eliminations
 
2.8. Competition day 2
     - eliminations
 
3.8. Competition day 3
    - finals
    - medal ceremony
 
4.8. Departure day

 

The competitions consist of 3 (three) days. The General Technical Meeting, where the presence of each head of the delegation is obligatory, will be held one day prior to the start of the competition.

 


 

 

DELEGATION

The delegation will consist of athletes and officials from their respective university. The head of the delegation must be appointed.

Athlete shall have minimum blue belt 2nd kyu in Kumite and minimum of black belt 1st dan in Kata.

 

 


 

 

REFEREES

OC shall provide referees.

The delegation may, at its own cost, include a referee with at least the EKF license; the relevant EKF licence must be submitted with the quantitative entry form. Accommodation and food for the referee must be provided by the Organizing Committee without charging the participation fee; no refereeing fee is provided.

 

 


 

 

PLAYING SCHEME

The format of the tournament will be decided by Competition Technical Commission taking into consideration the number of athletes entered. Only one weighting will be organized for the whole competitions.

 

 


 

 

DRAW, SEEDING

The draw will be done in the presence of EUSA Representative taking into account EUSA Karate, WKF and EKF ranking.

 

 


 

 

FINANCIAL OBLIGATIONS

Each team has to pay fees defined in EUC Regulations by the specified date. The deposit must be paid on EUSA request.

 

 


 

 

UNIFORMS

All karate gi (kimono and protections) must be World Karate Federation (WKF) approved.