Class Cancellations

There are no classes on the following dates.

Date Reason
February 2, 2023 School use of gym
February 21-24, 2023 School use of gym
March 10, 2023 School use of gym
March 28-31, 2023 Spring Break
April 7,20, 21, 2023 School use of gym
May 19, 2023 School use of gym

 

Announcements

New competition rules posted on the downloads page.

The WKF has published new competition rules for 2023.  The are number of significant changes including:

Kumite

  • The manditory use of face masks or helmets for U14 categories.  In 2024 the exclusive use of a WKF approved helmet will be compulsory.
  • The combining and reduction of category 1 and 2 warnings into one stream. 
  • Electronic scoring.  Flags used by corner judges will be replaced by joysticks.

Kata

  • The number of judges scores used to arrive at a the final score is increased to 5.  Only the highest and lowest scores are removed.
  • Only one score is given by each judge.  The requirement to give a technical (70%) and athletic score (30%) has been removed.

General

  • For official WKF events the use of Karategi with red or blue embroidery will be compulsory.

The complete completion rules can be found on the downloads page here.