****** ALL WINNERS WILL RECEIVE A CHAMPIONSHIP BELT ******
Welcome to the 2024 A.F.S.O MIDLANDS JUNIOR NOVICE K1 OPEN
A great opportunity for novices to gain some tournament experience and win a midlands novice title belt which will be awarded on the day at no extra cost.
Recommended to book entries and spectator tickets early as spaces will be limited and the online entry may close early
🌟NOVICE 1 : 0-5 fights experience
🌟NOVICE 2 : 6-10 fights experience
(includes total number of tournament and decision fights)
ALL BOUTS WILL BE NON-HEAD CONTACT
3 x 1 minute rounds for quarters/semi finals
3 x 1.5 minute rounds for finals
Doors open and weigh in from 9.30am
Weigh in closes 10.30am
1st fight 11.30am
Enter your fighters in the correct age/weight category
Fighters who have no one in their category may be matched in an age/weight category lower or higher within 1 year and 3 kg
Weight checks required one week before the event
VALID PROOF OF AGE REQUIRED TO BE SUBMITTED BEFORE THE EVENT
Shin instep guards
Groin protector (boys)
One coach and corner person per team
Children will not be allowed to weigh in wearing only underwear
All Competitors must have a valid License to compete, and must be shown at weigh in
Licenses can be purchased on the day
Parents registering their children must have permission of their club/coach before registering
Schedule will be live on the day so everyone knows when they are on roughly
🚗There is free parking behind the building and food/coffee shops within 3 minutes walking distance
⚠️BOOK ENTRIES EARLY
This event will be held in a martial arts club, there will be 1 ring on the day and fights will be in age/weight order ascending
Competitors/spectators numbers will be limited
Once capacity is reached the online entry will close and, depending on fighters withdrawing, will be a 1 out 1 in basis
We will only refund entry fee on the following criteria:
1) Medical proof you are unable to compete.
2) We are unable to match you in a category before the tournament begins.
3) If the tournament for any reason does not go ahead.
If a fighter arrives at the tournament and is over the weight entered, and we cannot rematch on the day, then no refund will be given.