Alton June 2017

Official Invitation and Online Entry

Online Entry opens in May 2017

Venue and Directions

June 25th 2017 - Registration from 8:30AM, Competition from 9:45AM

Alton Sports Centre, Chawton Park Rd, Alton GU34 1ST

CENTRE TELEPHONE: 01420 540040


Competitor Protection Requirements

This is mandatory for each age category. Groin guards are compulsory for male competitors over 130cms.

 

13 yrs & below: Mouth Guard, Head Guard, Closed fingered gloves, Groin guard (Male), Feet Pads, Shin Guards

 

14-17yrs & 18 years +: Mouth Guard, Head Guard, Closed fingered gloves, Groin guard (Male), Feet Pads


Spectators

Spectator Fees

There will be no spectator fees but please come and support for the whole day.

 

Spectator interference

To ensure smooth running of the competition if any spectators or competitors are rude towards the organiser or referees, then they will be asked to leave to competition venue immediately and risk that the competitor may be disqualified from all events including future VTA Competitions until further notice.


Sparring Contact Rules

Under 10 years

In this category all points awarded in sparring will be touch contact to the body or head-guard. Only flying punches are allowed to the head-guard. No contact to the face! Contact to the face will be penalised and may result in disqualification.

 

10-13 years

In this category competitors will also be able to score points to the body and head-guard with punches and kicks, however strictly no contact directly to the face. Any contact to the face may result in minus points or even disqualification.


Power Test

This event is for all competitors aged 18 years and above. Two techniques will be performed, one hand and one leg. Each competitor will choose the number of boards they wish to attempt for each technique and tell the referees prior to the event.


Special Technique

The technique performed will be high flying side kick. Each competitor will be allowed one measure up and two attempts to hit the target without disturbing the hurdle.


Medals and/or Trophies

There will be 1 gold, 1 silver and 1 bronze medal available for each division.

Overall competitors will be calculated over the 3 Vision competitions and awarded at the end of year.

The method of calculating Overall Winners will be published alongside the Official Invitation.

 


Registration and Start Times

8.30-9:45am                Registration: ALL COMPETITORS

9.45-10am                   Opening Ceremony

10am                             Competition Starts                  

 

PLEASE NOTE: All competitors are required to be available for the whole day.

 

If your event is called and you are not there within 5 minutes then you will be removed from that event so the competition can progress. If you are already doing another event when the division is called then please inform the referees immediately.

 

An order of events will be available on the day but this is subject to change.