Competition

THE 2018 FISU WORLD UNIVERSITY KARATE CHAMPIONSHIP

(2018 FISU 世界大学空手道選手権大会 in 神戸)

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

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TUESDAY 17 JULY 2018
10:00/20:00 ACCREDITATION SPORTS HALL
10:00/18:00 TRAININGS SPORTS HALL
WEDNSDAY 18 JULY 2018
10:00/18:00 TRAININGS SPORTS HALL
10:00/19:00 ACCREDITATION SPORTS HALL
11:00/12:00 TECHNICAL COMMITTEE MEETING SPORTS HALL
12:00/13:00 MEDICAL COMMITTEE MEETING SPORTS HALL
14:00/15:00 REFEREE COMMITTEE MEETING SPORTS HALL
16:30/18:00 OPENING CEREMONY CITY CENTRE
19:00/20:00 GENERAL TECHNICAL MEETING HQ HOTEL
20:00/21:00 REFEREE BRIEFING HQ HOTEL

COMPETITION PROGRAMME

THURSDAY 19 JULY 2018
8:00/10:00 WEIGH-IN MALE (ALL CATEGORIES) SPORTS HALL
10:00/12:00 WEIGH-IN FEMALE (ALL CATEGORIES) SPORTS HALL
9:00/11:55 INDIVIDUAL KATA (MALE & FEMALE) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
12:00/13:00 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE -60Kg ) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
13:00/14:00 BREAK FOR LUNCH  
14:00/14:30 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -50Kg) ELIMINATION
14:25/15:20 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE -67Kg) ELIMINATION
15:10/15:55 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -55Kg) ELIMINATION
15:40/16:00 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -50Kg) REPECHAGES
15:55/16:25 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE -67Kg) REPECHAGES
16:00/16:30 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -55Kg) REPECHAGES

   

FRIDAY 20 JULY 2018
9:00/11:10 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE -75Kg) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
9:00/10:10 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -61Kg) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
10:10/11:55 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE -84Kg) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
11:10/12:05 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -68Kg) ELIMINATION
12:05/13:00 BREAK FOR LUNCH  
13:00/13:15 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE -68Kg) REPECHAGES
13:00/14:30 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MALE +84Kg) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
13:15/14:05 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FEMALE +68Kg) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
SATURDAY 21 JULY 2018
9:00/9:45 TEAM KATA (MALE) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
9:00/9:35 TEAM KATA (FEMALE) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
10:00/13:00 TEAM KUMITE (MALE) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
13:00/14:00 BREAK FOR LUNCH  
14:00/16:00 TEAM KUMITE (FEMALE) ELIMINATION & REPECHAGES
SUNDAY 22 JULY 2018
9:00/11:05 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (BRONZE MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
11:10/12:00 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (FINAL MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
12:00/13:00 INDIVIDUAL KUMITE (MEDALS CEREMONY) ALL CATEGORIES
12:00/13:00 BREAK FOR LUNCH  
13:00/13:40 INDIVIDUAL KATA (BRONZE MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
13:40/14:00 INDIVIDUAL KATA (FINAL MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
14:00/14:15 INDIVIDUAL KATA (MEDALS CEREMONY) ALL CATEGORIES
14:15/15:15 TEAM KATA (BRONZE MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
15:15/16:45 TEAM KUMITE (BRONZE MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
16:50/17:20 TEAM KATA (FINAL MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
17:20/18:00 TEAM KUMITE (FINAL MATCHES) ALL CATEGORIES
18:00/18:25 TEAM KATA KUMITE (MEDALS CEREMONY) ALL CATEGORIES

Place: Kobe, Hyogo Prefecture, JAPAN
Venue: Kobe Central Gymnasium

Read FISU Regulations here.

GENERAL TERMS

The Karate competitions shall be organised in accordance with the current World Karate Federation (WKF) rules. In case of disagreement in the interpretation of these rules, the English text shall be regarded as authoritative.

The programme and duration of competitions are fixed by the FISU Executive Committee in agreement with the Organising Committee and the CTI. The competitions shall last four (4) days and include:

Kumite

Ⅰ. Individual events:
Men: bouts duration: three (3) minutes
-60kg, -67 kg, -75 kg, -84 kg, +84 kg

Women: bouts duration: two (2) minutes
-50kg, -55kg, -61kg, -68kg, +68kg

Each country is authorised to enter a maximum of one (1) competitor in each weight category.

Ⅱ. Team events

Men: a team comprises seven (7) members with five (5) competing in a round
Women: a team comprises four (4) members with three (3) competing in a round

*No Video Review is applied.

Kata

Men and women:
 – Individual events: one (1) competitor
 – Team events: three (3) competitors

Each country is authorised to enter a maximum of twenty nine (29) competitors (sixteen (16) men and thirteen (13) women) and five (5) officials.

The team events shall take place after the individual events.

Each athlete and coach must be able to provide evidence of WKF membership.

At the first General Technical Meeting, the Head of Delegation or his/her representative shall confirm and sign the official list of competitors accredited by the CIC.

PRE-COMPETITION PROCEDURE

Three (3) months before the Championship, the Organising Committee has the right to collect 25% of the total cost of stay per athlete and official from participating countries.

The OC shall conduct the draw directly after the official registration in the presence of the FISU Technical Delegate (or his/her representative). Each completed master sheet shall be signed by the Technical Delegate.

The draw shall be carried out using the WKF-approved computerised random process, with the exception that the corresponding finalists of the previous Championships are separated as widely as possible.

Entries for the draw shall come from the FISU online registration system.

After the draw is completed and signed by the FISU Technical Delegate, it shall be made available for each participating country.

TECHNICAL OFFICIALS

1 Nomination and cost

International Technical Officials shall be appointed jointly by WKF and FISU. The participating delegations shall bear their costs of travel, board and lodging in proportion to the number of athletes registered (from two (2) days before the opening ceremony to one (1) day after the closing ceremony).
Other costs are referenced in the FISU – WKF partnership agreement.

The Organising Committee shall announce the exact sum shortly after the closing date for nominative entries (one (1) month before the beginning of the World University Championship).

2 Number of technical officials needed

A minimum of 24 ITOs shall be appointed.