GENERAL RULES AND REGULATION
The 2nd SMA CUP 2008 will be conducted in accordance with the New Rules (Version) 5.5) of the World Karate Federation (WKF), which was adopted on January 2007 for Juniors & Cadets, whereby for children under 16 years, SMA RULES will be adopted.
In case of a disagreement in the interpretation of rules, the English text of the rules shall prevail. Any unforeseen incident not covered by the Rules shall be dealt with accordingly in the following manner:
1st - 3rd May 2009 - Indoor Sports Centre, Olympic Council of
The SMA Organizing Committee is responsible for and full control of the technical organization on the Karate competition, in consultation with the international technical delegates when necessary.
DRAWING OF LOTS
The drawing of lots will be conducted by officials appointed by the Organizing Committee for Karate. The draw will be computerized.
The official duration of Kumite matches will be three (3) minutes for Men, two (2) minutes for Women, Junior, Cadet and 12-13 years old and for under 12 years will be 1.5 minutes.
All contestants and team officials (coaches, managers, etc), referees and judges must wear the prescribed uniforms as defined in Appendix 1 of the WKF Rules.
1st May 2009; 2nd May 2009; 3rd May 2009
The Victory Ceremonies shall normally be held after the completing of event.
First Prize : Gold Medal and Diplomas to the first winner in each category.
Second Prize : Silver Medal and Diplomas to contestant placed in the second in each category.
Third Prize : Two Bronze Medals and Diplomas to the losing semifinalist in each category.
1.1 The Closing date for all entries will be on 1st April 2009.
1.2 The organizing committee wish to have your reply on participation, once you have received the Championship details. (Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to +603-9200 6805)