FightingArts Estore
Pressure Points
From a medical professional, straight facts on where and how to hit that can save your life.
Stretching
Limber or not, anyone can add height and speed to their kicks with this method.
Calligraphy
For yourself or as a gift, calligraphy is special, unique and lasting.
Karate Uniforms
Look your best. Max snap. low cost & superior crafted: “Peak Performance Gold” 16 oz uniforms.

MOTOBU
Classic book translation. Hard to find. Not in stores.
Who's Online
0 registered (), 37 Guests and 3 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
TomRosenberg, jessylin, play, Keith_G, LeroyCFischer
22937 Registered Users
Top Posters (30 Days)
jwwmantis 2
Zombie Zero 1
harlan 1
Beefcake 1
LeroyCFischer 1
December
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
New Topics
Freeing Hand-Wing Chun's last movements
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 09:40 PM
2015 Master Yang Jwing-Ming Seminar
by jwwmantis
12/05/14 10:36 PM
unrecognized kata
by William_Bent
11/19/14 07:05 PM
I gained a lot of month in the last few months
by simonajones111
11/19/14 04:54 AM
Where Are They Now?
by Dobbersky
05/30/13 08:08 AM
The Beginners Guide To Stretching
by
12/27/06 11:43 AM
Your true goal
by
03/03/06 07:16 AM
Recent Posts
Freeing Hand-Wing Chun's last movements
by futsaowingchun
Yesterday at 09:40 PM
Your true goal
by Beefcake
12/11/14 02:44 AM
The Beginners Guide To Stretching
by LeroyCFischer
12/04/14 02:07 AM
unrecognized kata
by William_Bent
11/19/14 07:05 PM
I gained a lot of month in the last few months
by simonajones111
11/19/14 04:54 AM
Forum Stats
22937 Members
36 Forums
35591 Topics
432526 Posts

Max Online: 424 @ 09/24/13 10:38 PM
Topic Options
#260939 - 06/06/06 04:55 PM Common Tournament Rules
Supremor Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 07/22/04
Posts: 2510
Loc: UK
I have decided to compile a list of resources on the most common rules and regulations for common martial sports. The links are by no means universally accepted, and your first job if you are entering a competition is to FIND OUT THE PARTICULAR COMPETITION'S RULES.

However, hopefully this will give you a general picture of how different competition types are run:

Point Sparring:

http://www.ninefistwarriors.com/rules.htm

WTF:

http://www.wtf.org/site/rules/competition.htm

ITF:

http://www.itf-information.com/information10a.htm

Judo:

http://www.judoinfo.com/rules1.htm

MMA:

http://www.mmaweekly.com/absolutenm/templates/dailynews.asp?articleid=1370&zoneid=18

Amateur Boxing:

http://www.ababoxing.com/articles.php?cat_id=19

Wrestling:

http://www.fila-wrestling.com/download/reglean0306.pdf

Muay Thai:

http://www.ikfkickboxing.com/RulesMT.htm

If a link is broken, please PM me and I will update it. If there is a rules set that you feel should be included, please PM me.

Top
#260940 - 06/07/06 03:22 AM Re: Tournament Rules [Re: Supremor]
CVV Offline
Enthusiast

Registered: 08/06/04
Posts: 605
Loc: Belgium
WKF (kumite and kata):

http://www.wkf.net/html/rules.html


Edited by Supremor (06/08/06 06:59 AM)

Top
#260941 - 07/23/06 10:36 AM Re: Common Tournament Rules [Re: Supremor]
jc4199 Offline
Member

Registered: 07/10/05
Posts: 362
Loc: Pevely, MO U.S.A
We have some guys going to a TKD tournament as we are a Karate dojo what rules set whould this be under?

Sparing
Competitors spar for one 2 minute match. The match is not stopped to award points. 1 point is awarded for any hand or foot technique that makes controlled contact to a legal target area. (Unrecognizable or multiple uncontrolled techniques, flurries will not be scored.) Legal target areas are any protected portion of the head (except the face) and the chest/rib cage/abdomen. Competitor safety is priority. The following are not allowed: Kicking or punching below the belt, to the kidneys, neck, back, or face; sweeping, grabbing or throwing. Points are totaled at the end of the match. Ties are decided by a comparison of warning points
_________________________
Jason
Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it.

Top
#260942 - 01/01/07 08:15 AM Re: Common Tournament Rules [Re: Supremor]
Prizewriter Offline
Professional Poster

Registered: 10/23/05
Posts: 2573
_________________________
"Let your food be your medicine, and your medicine be your food" Hippocrates.

Top


Moderator:  Cord, MattJ, Reiki, Supremor, tkd_high_green 




Action Ads
1.5 Million Plus Page Views
Monthly
Only $89
Details

Ryukyu Art
Artifacts from the Ryukyu Kingdom missing since WWII. Visit www.ShisaLion.Org to view pictures

Best Stun Guns
Self Defense Products-stun guns, pepper spray, tasers and more

Surveillance 4U
Complete surveillance systems for covert operations or secure installation security

Asylum Images
Book presents photo tour of the Trans-Allegany Lunatic Asylum. A must if you're going to take a ghost tour!

 



Unbreakable Unbrella

krav maga