2018 Southern Districts Multi-Style Martial Arts Karate Championships

International Okinawan Goju Ryu Karate-Do Federation

West Otago
host to the
2018 Southern Districts Multi-Style Martial Arts
Karate Championships

West Otago Community Centre, Suffolk Street, Tapanui
10th March 2018
Admission Gold coin donation, family $5

Karate – Tae Kwon Do – Kung Fu – All Martial Arts Disciplines
INFORMATION: Gabriel Phillips Ph/Fax (03)2048458
Cell 0276854522 [email protected]
Victoria Weir 0275064442 [email protected]
Hanna Butler 0210782126

West Otago Goju-Ryu Karate Club
Sensei: Gabriel Phillips
2 Cumberland Place, Tapanui. Phone/Fax (03) 2048458 Email [email protected]
Saturday 10th March 2018
Attention: All Sensei’s and club members
A cordial invitation is extended to all styles to participate in this year’s tournament, hosted by the West Otago Goju-Ryu Karate Club.
Could all Club Instructors please indicate if they are available to referee during the day for Kata and/or Kumite. To be fair to all competitors, referees will be briefed beforehand.

Venue West Otago Community Centre, Tapanui
Starting Time 8.15am registration

9.00am Commencement of Tournament

Tournament Rules Attached. Any enquiries regarding these rules should be directed to the writer. All entrants please familiarise yourselves with Kumite rules, which will also be explained on the day. Dojos are asked to bring gloves, mouth guards (compulsory), groin guards, breast protectors, and shin guards if they have them.
Registration Forms You can email Victoria on [email protected] and a copy can be sent to you via email directly. Entries close Saturday 24th February 2018. Penalty: $10 charge for late entries or any other late changes to draw.
Waiver There is a waiver form to be filled out at the time of registration on Saturday morning for those entering Kumite, Iri-Kumi Ju or Iri-Kumi Go events. Competitors under 16 years must have the form signed by their parents or guardians. NO WAIVER NO FIGHT.
Entry Fees Junior (14 years and under)-$30 for the first 2 events, $5 for each extra event.
Colt (15-17 years)-$35 for the first 2 events, $5 for each extra event.
Senior (18 years and over)-$40 for the first 2 events, $5 for each extra event.
Door Charges Non-participants will be charged an entry fee at the door
Adult or child over 5 – Gold CoinFamily – $5
Canteen Lunch and snacks will be available to purchase from the canteen.

Please advice all students of the details of this tournament and encourage them to enter.
Medals will be issued to all place getters (1st, 2nd and 3rd) and certificates will be issued to all competitors taking part.

Accommodation Forest Lodge, Northumberland Street, Tapanui Ph. 03 204 8244

There will be snack food and fruit available to purchase along with bottles of water and fizz. There will also be a sausage sizzle at lunch.


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