RULES & PROTOCOL

This is a good will tournament. Discourteous or unsportsmanlike behavior will not be tolerated.

•  Each competitor may enter one kata, one kobudo, and one kumite division.

 

•  Traditional white gi/uniform is required with sleeves and pant legs not rolled up but hemmed. Black gi top may be worn for kobudo     

   competition.
 

•  Groin and hand protectors are mandatory for all competitors, as well as chest protectors for female competitors.

•  Helmets are mandatory for those under 18 with the exception of those who have been exempt.
   Helmets are optional for those 18+ but a mouthguard is mandatory if not wearing a helmet.
 
•  All traditional Okinawan weapons will be allowed for kobudo competition.

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