Southern California
Kendo Federation


Southern California Kendo Championships
Sunday 6/30/19
Wilson Park, Torrance

  • application form (xlsx), deadline 5/25/19
  • court duty (pdf)
  • schedule estimate (pdf)
  • results

  • toban (all dojo volunteers please arrive by 7:30am)
    • set up: ANC, CHUO, CM, SD
    • refreshments: this will be run as a Team SCKF fundraiser
    • shinpan bento/water: OCB

  • Wilson Park map and directions

  • important notes:
    • sign in will close at 8:30am for all divisions,
    • shinai weigh in for championship competitors will be conducted from 7:30 to 8:30am

  • tournament divisions
    • non-championship divisions
      • kyu divisions
        • 10 and under
        • 11-13
        • 14-15
        • 16-17
        • 18 and over
      • women's division
        • 16 and over,any rank
        • note: new this year (used to be separate kyu and dan divisions)
        • dan may also enter individual championship
      • senior dan, 50 and over (may also enter individual championship)
    • individual championship
      • yudansha only
      • must have been a member of SCKF for the 12 months prior to the Championship
      • shinai weight check will be conducted
    • note: team championship is in the fall

  • tournament regulations
    • see SCKF Tournament Rules and Regulations for full regulations
      • section 4.b.iii: Limitation of valid points
        1. Tsuki shall not be considered as a valid point for kyu groups.
        2. Kyu groups shall not use any kamae position except the standard chudan kamae. Any point attempted from other kamae positions shall not be considered valid.
        3. Kyu groups shall not use the nito form.
      • as usual, hidari do will be considered a valid point in all divisions (kyu and yudansha)
      • participants are responsible for their own set of mejirushi; SCKF will not be responsible for any loss or damage
    • time limits for this tournament
      • kyu: 3 min, 2 min extension, hantei (except semifinal and final)
      • women's and senior: 4 min, 2 min ext, hantei (except semifinal and final)
      • individual championship: 5 min, unlimited extension
    • initial round will be seeding matches

  • tournament fees
    • kyu (17 and under): $15
    • kyu (18 and over): $20
    • yudansha: $20
    • bento: $10

  • results (pdf)

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