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Registration is Now Closed

***Day of registrations will be taken with a $5 late fee***

 

 

Due to Covid-19 all events are subject to change as deemed necessary.  Updates will be posted on our social media, website and emails will be sent to registered participants.

DATE:  Saturday, July 10, 2021

SITE:  GreatLIFE Performance Center.  421 SW Van Buren, Topeka, KS 66603.  Click here for directions.

TIME:  Please scroll down for event schedule

FEE:  $30/person (includes six events). Participants are only allowed to select one division per event.

REGISTRATION:  Registration will open March 1st.  Online registration only.

DEADLINE:  Friday, July 2nd at 6pm.  The deadline will not be extended.  No late entries.

EVENT DAY ENTRIES:  Day of entries will be accepted with a $5 late fee.

T-SHIRTS:  Commemorative t-shirts will be distributed to participants who register prior to the posted deadline.

LODGING:  Click here to make your reservation now  with one of our partner hotels.

COMMISSIONER:  Robert Beine, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Please Note: By registering for this event, all participants agree to the Sunflower State Games No Refund Policy and all posted rules and policies. Click here for more information.

EVENT SCHEDULE:

  • 8:30 a.m. - Registration/Checkin will open
  • 10:00 a.m. - Blackbelt Weapons/Forms/Freestyle
  • 11:00 a.m. - Underbelt Weapons/Forms/Freestyle
  • 12:30 p.m. - Team Forms
  • 1:00 p.m. - Lunch Break
  • 1:30 p.m. - Sparring Meeting
  • Followed immediately by Underbelt sparring
  • PLEASE NOTE: These times are estimates only.  Times may change due to number of participants, scoring, and ties.

DIVISIONS & EVENTS:

  • Novice Underbelt: White, Yellow, Orange, Blue, or Green if in Tae Kwon Do.  Generally less than a year of experience.
  • Intermediate: Green, Purple, or Blue if in Tae Kwon Do.  Generally 1 to 2 years of experience.
  • Advanced: Brown or Red.  Generally over 2 years of experience.
  • Blackbelt & Junior Blackbelt
  • Please Note: Age Determination Date is July 10 for all divisions.
  • Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals awarded to the top three in each event/division.  Trophy awarded to the top overall team in each division.
  • Click here for a complete listing of events.

MANDATORY EQUIPMENT:

  • Uniform: Karate, Tae Kwon Do, Kung Fu in good shape not to hinder performance. (Ex. Too long pants, torn uniform, etc.)
  • Weapons: Weapons should be in good shape not to hinder performance. (Ex. Cracked wood, torn string, etc.)
  • Sparring: Safety head, hand, and foot gear. Groin cup and mouthpiece. Hand and foot gear must cover fingers and toes.
  • Optional Equipment: Knee and elbow pads, shin guards, and chest protection.

SPARRING RULES:

  • All techniques are worth 1 point. The winner will be decided after two minutes or 5-point spread.
  • No groin contact. No face contact below brown or red belt or in youth divisions.
  • No down fighting. There will be one second grabs or holds allowed.
  • Click here for additional Martial Arts Sparring Rules

WEIGHT CLASSES:

  • Light weight: 140 lbs. & below
  • Middle weight: 141-170 lbs.
  • Heavy weight: 171 lbs. & above
  • An admission fee will be charged to all spectators.  Adults (18 & over) - $5, Students (5-17) - $3, Children (4 & under) - free.
 

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