K*G*S KWON Grand Slam 3
16 June 2019

NOW AT WOLVERHAMPTON RACECOURSE

16/06/2019

K*G*S 3 IS A PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY TOURNAMENT FINALE

The KWON Grand Slam tournament is an annual three part martial arts event for people of all ages, abilities, and styles, from any association, featuring a large selection of kickboxing and karate categories and divisions, and following the World Kickboxing and Karate Union rule set.

Open to any style, any country, and any association.

Hosted and promoted by Del Sampson, World President of Points for the World Kickboxing and Karate Union.

  • TRADITIONAL KARATE & KICKBOXING
  • Points Fighting
  • Light Contact
  • Kick Light
  • Karate Kumite
  • Kata
  • Forms


Compete against other students to find the best in each category with categories suitable for novice, intermediate and advanced competitors.

 

CHAMPIONSHIP BELTS FOR THE OVERALL TOURNAMENT WINNERS

Points awarded: 10 (1st), 8 (2nd), 6 (3rd), 4 (4th)

All other places receive 1 point

Ten bonus points awarded for participation in KGS3

Belts for all champions, medals for second and third place

INTRODUCING... K*G*S KWON GRAND SLAM U18’S JUNIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS & SUMMERFEST coming to the Midlands on Sunday July 21st 2019. Come to Wolverhampton Racecourse for the first ever championship designed JUST FOR KIDS! Featuring categories from novice to advanced, mini tower trophies for all winners, free training sessions with WKU World Champions plus ALL-INCLUSIVE inflatables, prize giveaways, and games.

WHEN AND WHERE:

Venue - Wolverhampton Racecourse, Dunstall Park
Dates - Sunday 16th June 2019
Registration for Juniors 9am
Registration for Adults from 12 noon

REGISTRATION DETAILS:

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER NOW

Pre-registration will cost £20 first category, £15 second category, £10 each category thereafter

KGS3 IS A PRE-REGISTRATION ONLY EVENT and the final in the three part Kwon Grand Slam Series

K*G*S KWON Grand Slam 3
16 June 2019

Wolverhampton Racecourse
Dunstall Park
Wolverhampton
West Midlands
WV6 0PE


A truly unique and multipurpose venue in the heart of the Midlands, Wolverhampton Racecourse is one of Britains busiest racecourses and features 1500 free car parking spaces, 1400sq ft of indoor event space, 22 acres of parkland, an onsite hotel with restaurant and bar, plus a great city location that is in easy reach of motorways and train stations.

Visit the Wolverhampton Racecourse website at https://www.wolverhampton-racecourse.co.uk/

K*G*S KWON Grand Slam 3
16 June 2019

KWON GRAND SLAM SERIES 2019

Sunday 16th June 2019

 

Schedule…

Doors open 9am

Registration for under 16’s ends 10am

Competition Stars 10.30am under 16’s

Adult registration from 12 noon

Finish approximately 6pm

 

PRICES

1st category £20 online

2nd category £15

Additional category £10

Spectator £5

 

NO DOOR ENTRY AVAILABLE, PRE-REG ONLY

 

‘K.G.S’ POINTS SYSTEM….10 POINTS = 1st place   8 POINTS = 2nd place

6 POINTS = 3RD  4 POINTS = 4rd Place

We have a pre-registration procedure in place to give our customer quicker entry in to our events, please print off your receipt and bring it with you to our events.

If there is only 2 people in a category that fight will be 2 rounds.

If there is only 3 people in a category a round robin will apply (all people fight each other)

Please note, in the event that there is only one competitor in a category they will be contacted on Saturday 15th June and offered alternative categories.

ALL DRAWS WILL BE LIVE AT 10.30am at www.kwongrandslam.com but are subject to change in the case of no show or medical withdrawal etc...

BONUS POINTS… 10 Points will be awarded to every competitor that enter the final Kwon Grand Slam Series Event!!

FAIR PLAY POLICY

The Kwon Grand Slam will be introducing several changes in the 2019 series aimed at making the tournament fair to all.

All competitors must have a valid up to date martial arts licence and it must contain proof of grade, we want to STOP competitors from competing in divisions that they should not be in.

All fighters will be weighed at each event.

All competitor/fighters must provide their club name when registering and all members of the same club should complete their entry using exactly the same club name  i.e. if your club is known by it’s initials, that’s how it should be filled in. This helps us to ensure accuracy of rankings and keep fighters from the same clubs apart on draw sheets.

KGS RULES…WKU Rules in general with some modifications. view at www.wkuworld.com click here

We use the standard sport martial arts rules and scoring system, however the KGS promoters want to encourage the flare and the skill back into the sport.

Can all referees and coaches make themselves familiar with the rules and the slight changes that we are using at the KGS.

  1. NO ‘BACK FIST’ TO THE BODY.
  2. DROP SWEEP’S ARE ALLOWED ( below the calf )
  3. SWEEP & FOLLOW UP will be two points
  4. SWEEP & LOSS OF BALANCE AND FOLLOW UP, will be two points
  5. FIGHTER ON FLOOR CAN BE SCORED ON, within 3 seconds, punch only

EXITS: 1st Exit – Verbal Warning 2nd Exit – Warning on board official 3rd Exit –  Minus 1 Point 4th Exit – Minus 1 point 5th Exit – Disqualified

If an attacking/advancing fighter is blitzing or making a forward attack & therefore ‘pressing’ the fight and it is his momentum that takes him off the area this is not deemed which means no exits no warnings shall be given.


As part of the KGS ‘fair play policy’ we will be using referees from VARIOUS ASSOCIATIONS… no abusive behaviour towards officials will be tolerated in any way.

And we actively encourage all referees to work together in an attempt to raise the standard of tournaments in England, there's is no politics and we welcome all clubs, associations!! etc.

We would like to have regular training days to bring new officials on board and also for current referees to keep their standards high.

The Kwon Grand Slam event management team welcome your support


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