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GENERAL INFO

HOST: Kiffmann Taekwondo/Maui Youth Athletic Dreams
261 Lalo Street., Suite H2, Kahului, HI 96732
Phone: (808) 877-4311 http://kiffmanntaekwondo.com
Tournament Director: Master Gunter Kiffmann

CONTACT INFO: info@mauiopentkd.com

TOURNAMENT WEBSITE AND ONLINE REGISTRATION:
 http://mauiopentkd.com

LOCATION: War Memorial Gym, 1580 Ka’ahumanu Avenue, Wailuku, HI 96793,

DATE: September 7, 2019

Registration/Weigh-In:
 Friday, September 6, 2019, 3:00-6:00 PM at War Memorial Gym Saturday,  September 7, 2019: 8:00 AM – Registration/Weigh in for confirmed late arrivals and neighbor island athletes

Competition Rules:
  WT, USAT

Competitor Qualification:
 open for all ranks . Black Belts must be Kukkiwon certified or have written permission from head instructor

Coach Qualification: Coaches have to be certified by either WT, USAT, AAU or have to show black belt certification (Kukkiwon or USAT) when picking up credentials.

Awards: medals for all first, second and 2 third place winners.

Equipment:
 Mouth guards, groin guards for males, WT style or WT approved shin+instep guards and forearm protectors are required for all competitors. WT style or WT approved body protectors and head gear are required for all color belts. Only white, blue or red head head gear is allowed in competition. WTF approved gloves are mandatory for black belts only and optional for color belts. Black belt sparring competitors will use the provided Daedo body protectors and Headgear. They need to bring Daedo Gen 2 footgear or make arrangements to lease/purchase on site.

SCORING: Daedo scoring with electronic body protectors for all black belt sparring divisions.  All other divisions will have judges electronic scoring body and head points.

COMPETITOR ENTRY FEES: 
Early Registration until August19, 2019: One event $75, each additional event $15  Final Registration: August 20 - September 2, 2019: One event:$105, each additional event $15

COACH ENTRY FEES:  $30 - Early Registration until August19, 2019, $45 - Final Registration: August 20 - September 2, 2019  1 FREE COACHPASS FOR EVERY 5 COMPETITORS PER SCHOOL

EVENTS: 
Olympic Style Sparring, Poomsae, Board Breaking

REFEREES:
 There will be one day of competition.  All selected Referees will receive Lunch . USAT and International referees will receive $50-$100 incentive depending on Rank and hotel accommodation for 2 nights in double occupancy room to be shared with another referee. Referees are responsible for their own round trip airfare. There will be a mandatory referee meeting. Please see the tournament schedule for the times and location of this meeting. Referee attire is black pants and Aloha Shirt.

TENTATVIVE SCHEDULE :

Friday, September 6, 2019, 3:00-6:00 PM Registration/Weigh in at War Memorial Gym
Saturday, September 7, 2019: 8:00 AM – Registration/Weigh in for confirmed late arrivals and neighbor island athletes.  8:30 AM – Officials/Volunteers/Coaches Meeting  9:00 AM –Competition starts

MAUI OPEN SPARRING WEIGHT DIVISIONS & COMPETITION FORMAT

Weight division will be determined according to registration. Every effort will be made to fairly match competitors by:

Age (6-7,8-9,10-11,12-14,15-17, 18-32, 33-39, 40-49, 50+),
Weight (light, middle, heavy except for Cadets +Junior + Senior Black Belts see below )
Rank ( Yellow, Green, Blue, Red, Black)

  MALE BLACK BELTS FEMALE BLACK BELTS
DIVISIONS Cadets 12-14 1517 Junior 1517 Senior 1832 Cadets 12-14 Junior 1517 Senior 1832
Fin -33 kg - 45 kg -54 kg - 29 kg -42 kg -46 kg
Fly -37 kg –  48 kg – 58 kg -33 kg – 44 kg -49 kg
Bantam -41 kg – 51 kg – 63 kg -37 kg – 46 kg -53 kg
Feather -45 kg – 55 kg – 68 kg -41 kg – 49 kg -57 kg
Light -49 kg – 59 kg – 74 kg -44 kg – 52 kg -62 kg
Welter -53 kg – 63 kg – 80 kg -47 kg – 55 kg -67 kg
Light Middle -57 kg – 68 kg N/A -51 kg – 59 kg N/A
Middle -61 kg – 73 kg – 87 kg -55 kg – 63 kg -73 kg
Light Heavy -65 kg –  78 kg N/A -59 kg – 68kg N/A
Heavy +65 kg +78 kg +87kg +59 kg +68 kg +73 kg

 

POOMSAE

BLACK BELT COMPULSORY POOMSAE
Division 1st Compulsory Poomsae 2nd Compulsory Poomsae
Little Dragons (6-7 years old)  

 

Taegeuk 2-5

 

 

Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo

Ninjas (8-9 years old)
Youth (10-11 years old)
Cadet 2 (12-14 years old)
Junior Division (15-17 years old)          Taegeuk 4-7 Taegeuk 8, Koryo, Keumgang, Taebaek
1st Senior Division (18-30 years old)  

Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo

 

Keumgang, Taebaek, Pyongwon, Shipjin

2nd Senior Division (31-40 years old)
1st Masters Division (41-50 years old) Taegeuk 8, Koryo, Keumgang, Taebaek Pyongwon, Shipjin, Jitae, Chonkwon
2nd Masters Division (51-60 years old) Koryo, Keumgang, Taebaek, Pyongwon Shipjin, Jitae, Chonkwon, Hansu
3rd Masters Division (61 years old or higher)
 

 

 

Pair

Dragon Ninja(6-9 years old)  

Taegeuk 2-5

 

Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo

Youth/Cadet(10-14 years old)
1st Pairs(15-35 years old) Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo Keumgang, Taebaek, Pyongwon, Shipjin
2nd Pairs (36 years old or higher) Taegeuk 8, Koryo, Keumgang, Taebaek Pyongwon, Shipjin, Jitae, Chonkwon
 

 

 

Team

Dragon Ninjas(6-9 years old)  

Taegeuk 2-5

 

Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo

Youth/Cadets (10-14 years old)
1st (15-35 years old) Taegeuk 6-8, Koryo Keumgang, Taebaek, Pyongwon, Shipjin
2nd (36 years old or higher) Taegeuk 8, Koryo, Keumgang, Taebaek Pyongwon, Shipjin, Jitae, Chonkwon

 

DESIGNATED BLACK BELT POOMSAE WILL BE POSTED ONLINE 1 WEEK PRIOR TO EVENT

COLOR BELT INDIVIDUAL POOMSAE:  Ages: 6-7, 8-9, 10-11, 12-14, 15-17, 18-40, 41+

YELLOW GREEN BLUE RED
Taegeuk 1or2 Taegeuk 3or4 Taegeuk 5or6 Taegeuk 7or8

Color belts can choose between the two poomsae assigned to their belt level. For example Yellow belts may perform Taegeuk 1 or 2.

BOARD BREAKING: Tournament Committee may modify some rules according to the local condition: Maximum of 5-stations and a time limit of two(2) minutes shall be given to set up and complete the break, with three (3) chances allowed at each station. Each competitor shall provide board holders. Boards must be purchased at the venue. No props other than the human body (no chairs, tape, wooden holders)