2023 NATIONAL KOREAN KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

DIRECTORS: GRANDMASTER FREDERICK SCOTT AND MASTER JOE GOSS JR.

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REGISTRATION

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DIVISION & RING ASSIGNMENTS

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TOURNAMENT RULES

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Location

77 Water Wheel Dr, Seven Springs, PA 15622

Doors Open - Registration & Check-in Begins: 9:00 am
Tournament Begins: 10:30 am

Spectator Fee

$5 (Children 5 and under FREE)

Pre-registration Deadline

Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Competing Events

Forms (Patterns)

Weapon Forms (Advanced, Black Belt, and Masters Only)

Point Fighting

Entry Fee

$70 - 1-3 events (Pre-register)

$85 - 1-3 events
(after Nov 1st and at the Door)

Registration Form

2023 NKKC Registraion Form
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Division and Ring Assignments

  • Doors Open — Registration and check-in starting time: 9:00 am
  • Tournament begins: 10:30 am
  • Matted competition surface
  • Adult Black Belt and Masters Competition will be held when all other divisions are finished.
  • Due to the nature of combat sports, divisions will be divided by biological sex at birth.
  • Divisions may be combined or separated depending on the number of competitors.
  • Adult divisions will be subdivided by age: 18-34, 35-49, and 50+
  • Team Competition - Special Adult Black Belt Team Point Fighting Competition will be held after all other events. Team competitors will be picked by coaches on the day of the event.
  • Weapons Divisions for Advanced, Black Belt, and Masters Divisions only. Age groups for weapons are 10 and under, 11-14, 15-17, and Adults. (Weapons divisions will be held after forms and point fighting for all groups.)
NKKC Division and Ring Assignments

Beginner - 10th - 8th gup

Intermediate - 7th - 4th gup

Advanced - 3rd & up gup

Pre-Registration Entry Fee: One to Three Events $85

(Do NOT include spectator fee)

Grand Champion Trophies

ADULT MEN’S BLACK BELT FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

ADULT WOMEN’S BLACK BELT FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

JUNIOR BOY’S BLACK BELT FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

JUNIOR GIRL’S BLACK BELT FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

MEN’S BLACK BELT POINT FIGHTING GRAND CHAMPION

WOMEN’S BLACK BELT POINT FIGHTING GRAND CHAMPION

Tournament Rules

Traditional uniforms are required to compete.

Competitors must be in uniform and ready to compete at their ring's scheduled time.

FORMS (Patterns)

Only traditional forms will be permitted. No demonstration forms will be allowed.

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WEAPON FORMS

Advanced, Black Belts, and Masters Only

Must be “live” or “real” weapons. No light demonstration-style weapons. (Exceptions will be made for the 12 and under divisions.)

POINT FIGHTING

Five points - two minutes using a 3 point spread rule. Adult Black Belt Matches will be two minutes with a total accumulation of points using a 5 point spread rule. All hand & foot techniques - one point. No techniques to the back or back of the head. Punching techniques using the fore-fist and back fist (no leaping back fist), no grabbing or other hand techniques allowed. No excessive contact or technique below the belt.

*Equipment: Mouthguard, headgear, and foam foot and hand guards required. (Headgear will be provided for those without.)

Seven Springs Mountain Resort

For reservations:

Call 855-947-0438 and use code B7STSD23 for the discounted group rate.

 

***Rooms are covered for all instructors who have 20+ students competing.***

National Korean Karate Championships

NATIONAL KOREAN KARATE CHAMPIONSHIPS

DIRECTORS: GRANDMASTER FREDERICK SCOTT AND MASTER JOE GOSS JR.

Grandmaster Frederick Scott: Phone: (610) 494-1122, Email:amkoraston@gmail.com

Master Joe Goss Jr: Phone: (814) 266-7100, Email: sabomjr@gmail.com