The 6th Swedish Open Championship

 

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Dear Presidents of National Organizations, Country Representatives, Branch Chiefs and Club Leaders

On behalf of the Swedish Karate Kyokushinkai and Organizing Committee we have the honor to invite you to the Swedish Open – 2016 for Adults, September 24:th, Gothenburg, Sweden.

WELCOME TO GOTHENBURG, WELCOME TO THE SWEDISH OPEN!

The Swedish Open will take place at Lisebergshallen, Gothenburg (Örgrytevägen 5, Göteborg)

Weight categories and number of participants

A maximum of 16 participants per weight category

Men:

  • Lightweight -70 kg
  • Middleweight -80 kg
  • Heavyweight +80 kg

Protection Men

  • Groin protection
  • Mouth protection (optional)

 

Women:

  • Lightweight -65 kg
  • Heavyweight +65 kg

Protection Women

  • Breast protection (only the cup type is allowed)
  • Shin protection
  • Groin protection
  • Mouth protection (optional)

 

Preliminary schedule

23.09.2016 Friday:

Lisebergshallen “Pink Room”/ ”Rosa rummet”

18.00-21.00 Medical check, registration, sewing kit and photo session

BRING YOUR GI TOP

24.09.2016 Saturday:

08.00 Arena is open to fighters and coaches
10.00 Delivery of drawing list
10.30 Referee meeting
11.00 Doors open to public
11.00 Gathering, last check and information
11.45 Short information of fighters and referees
12.00 Tournament starts, first rounds
14.00 Official start, Quarter finals and yearly intl.Kata competition Sweden vs. Denmark
16.00 Tamashiwari
16.30 Semifinals and finals
18.00 Price ceremony
20.00 Sayonara Party with buffé and mingle

 

Other

During medical check you can borrow a sewing kit to sew the number tag on to your gi. Also, two photos
will be taken of each fighter.
Only fighters, referees and one coach per team attends for free to the tournament and the Sayonara Party.
Others can buy tickets at the arena and to the Sayonara Party. Arena tickets is 100 Sek for juniors (under 18
years) and 200 Sek for adults. Sayonara Party is for adults only and the price is 200 Sek (or €20).

On Saturday 24:th we want you to be at the arena at 10.30 at the latest. The drawing list will be delivered
at 10.00. There is one fighting area and all categories will be involved via a rolling system. Kindly co-operate
with our team to make sure that you are on time to your game. There will be no fight for third prize.

Saturday evening 24:th there will be a Sayonara Party. We kindly ask you not to wear training clothes for
the party

Accommodation, flight tickets, transportation and meals for all participants shall be covered by National
Organizations, clubs or by participants themselves.

 

Accommodation

The following hotels are recommended. They are all close to the Lisebergshallen and are in different price
ranges.


It is also possible to stay at one of the dojos in Gothenburg. If that is the case you should bring your own
sleeping bag. Contact info to the dojos below

Banzai Kyokushin Karate This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Sms: +46-(0)705-231 154
Keiko Karate This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Tph: +46-(0)725-215 415
Göteborgs Karate Kai This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Tph: +46-(0)31-424 304

 

Airport

Flights are available to Landvetter Airport in Gothenburg.
Transfers from Landvetter Airport to Göteborg is organized by the competitor/visitor. Transfer buses from
airport to Göteborg is normally every 10 minutes. Please see www.swedavia.com/landvetter/to-from/bus/

 

Registration and contacts

Registration for tournament is open until Friday the 2:nd of September at www.swedishopenkarate.com
For further contact please e-mail to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

We wish you all the best during your preparation for the Swedish Open 2016.

The above information is also available in a pdf document below.

 

OSU!

For the organizing committee

Hans Biéth
Chairman of The Swedish Karate Kyokushinkai

pdf Invitation & Faq Swedish Open 2016

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