Bank Holiday for the State Funeral of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II12 September 2022
Lil’ Warriors Assessment and White & Colour Belt Grading Registration – October 202229 September 2022
Thank you to all our Warriors, who have registering for this weekend’s Interclub Championships!
We have received further information which we would like to share with you in preparation for this upcoming event on Sunday 25 September.
For some of you it may be the first time that you will be competing at a tournament and for others it’s been a while since you competed. So to refresh your memory, Master de Silva explains what to expect at the tournament in the following video;
Brunel University Sports Centre, Brunel University, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge UB8 3PH.
An approximate indication is included below so you can plan your day. Please be aware that there may be variation in these timing depending on the events on the day.
|Lil' Warriors (5-6 Years)
|09:00 - 12:30
10th Kup - White Belt
9th Kup - White Belt with Yellow Stripe
|09:00 - 12:30
8th Kup – Yellow Belt
7th Kup - Yellow Belt with Green Stripe
6th Kup - Green Belt
5th Kup - Green Belt with Blue Stripe
4th Kup - Blue Belt
3rd Kup - Blue Belt with Red Stripe
2nd Kup – Red Belt
|13:00 - 17:00
All the information provided by students in the digital entry form has been used to allocate competitors into the different divisions, create the draws, and help us plan the timing for the entire day.
As was stated, if you are entered into the wrong division as result of incorrect information being provided, you may be unable to participate in the event and no refund will be given for your entry payment.
Entry will be permitted on a first-come, first-serve basis and charged at £5 per spectator, 5 years and under are free of charge.
Competitors should not take up paid seating if possible – they should remain in the competition area or use the warm-up area.
Key rules for the competition
Patterns: All colour belts will perform 2 designated patterns throughout the rounds, selected by the Umpiring Committee. This is usually your grade pattern, or if you have graded recently, the most senior pattern that you know. The competition will be divided by belt colours.
Lil’ Warriors will spar for 1 minute.
Sparring matches for competitors 13 years & under, will be for a duration of 1min 30sec,
Sparring matches for Colour Belts, 14 years and above will be for a duration of 2min.
Uniforms & safety equipment
All De Silva students must wear the association’s tracksuit (top & bottoms) upon arrival, and change into their white uniforms before competing.
All competitors must compete in their De Silva Taekwon-Do Lil’ Warriors or White Club uniform and belt.
Competitors sparring must wear;
* For all male competitors groin guards are compulsory.
Please note: Sparring equipment will be provided on the day to all Lil’ Warriors and White Belt & White Belt with Yellow Stripe competitors.
There are a number of food & drink vendors located within walking distance from the venue, but we recommend bringing your own sandwiches, snacks and water.
We advise against bringing any food with any kind of sauce as it may leak and possibly stain your uniform. We also strongly advise against eating or drinking while wearing your uniform, please put your tracksuit on over to avoid any accidents.
There is plenty of space in the campus car park, but with so many attendees, please make sure you allow enough time so you are not in a rush.
Good luck Warriors!