1513 Scalp Avenue | Johnstown, Pennsylvania (East Hills Plaza)

1st Summit Arena (Cambria County War Memorial)
326 Napoleon Street, Johnstown, PA 15901

Joe Goss Karate Invitational Tournament

REGISTRATION

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DIVISION & RING ASSIGNMENTS

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TOURNAMENT RULES

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DIRECTIONS

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Location

Spectator Fee

$5 (Children 5 and under FREE)

Pre-registration Deadline

Wednesday, August 11, 2021

Competing Events

Forms

Breaking

Weapons

Point Fighting

Entry Fee

$45 - one event

$55 - two events

$65 - three events

$75 - four events

Pre-registration fee. Additional $10/each at the door.

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The Holiday Inn, Downtown Johnstown, is offering a discount to those
who are participating in the Joe Goss Karate Invitational Tournament.

The Holiday Inn, Downtown Johnstown, is offering a discount to those who are participating in the Joe Goss Karate Invitational Tournament.

Registration Form

2021 Registration Form
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Pre-Registration Entry Fee: One Event $45, Each Additional Event $10

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(do NOT include spectator fee)

Division and Ring Assignments

  • Adult Black Belt and Masters Competition (4th, 5th, and 6th Dans) will be held as rings become available or when all other divisions are finished.
  • Divisions will be divided by gender for point fighting and breaking.
  • Divisions may be combined or separated depending on the number of competitors.
  • Adult divisions will be subdivided by age on the day of the event.
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Beginner - 10th - 8th gup/kyu

Intermediate - 7th - 4th gup/kyu

Advanced - 3rd & up gup/kyu

Grand Champion Trophies

All first-place winners (in every age division) in forms competition will compete for the Grand Champion Trophy in that belt rank level.

BEGINNER FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

INTERMEDIATE FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

ADVANCED FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

BLACK BELT FORMS GRAND CHAMPION

ADULT BLACK BELT SPARRING GRAND CHAMPION

Tournament Rules

Traditional uniforms are required to compete.
Competitors must be in uniform and ready to compete at their Hub's scheduled time.

FORMS

Only traditional forms will be permitted. No Demonstration, Chil Sung or Yuk Ro forms will be allowed.

WEAPONS

Scoring will be reflective of weapon control, usage, and retention, as well as technique and focus. Scoring will not be based on flying kicks, splits, etc. as this is a weapons division. Forms cannot be longer than 2 minutes.

BOARDS

Two stations - two (attempts) per station. To ensure fairness, boards must be purchased at the event.

POINT FIGHTING

Three points - two minutes. All hand & foot techniques - one point. No techniques to the back or back of the head. Punching techniques using the fore-fist, no other hand techniques allowed. No excessive contact or technique below the belt. Equipment: mouth guard and headgear (Headgear will be provided to those without — foot, hand & shin guards optional).

Directions

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1513 Scalp Avenue (East Hills Plaza)

Johnstown, PA 15904