UTS All Open Shield 2014

  • 12 Apr 2014
  • MPSH Basketball court, UTS building 4, Ultimo
The UTS Kendo club will be hosting THE UTS ALL OPEN SHIELD on Saturday 12th April.

Location: MPSH Basketball court, UTS building 4, Ultimo (Cnr of Harris and Thomas St).

Competition structure:  First Division and Second Division will be 3 minute matches all other Divisions will be 5 minutes , all matches will be individual matches:

- Kyu Shodan First division -  3rd Kyu to Shodan
- Kyu Second division -  4 kyu and below
- Nidan division -  All nidans
- Sandan division -  All sandans
- Yondan division -  All yondans
- Godan ABOVE division -  All grades godan and higher

The winners and runners up from each division will play off in the ALL OPEN division to decide the overall winner.

The way each division runs is dependant on how many people there are in a division. If there is a high amount of players in a division, it will be pools then knock out. If there are only a small amount of players, it will be straight knock out. The ALL OPEN division will be straight knock out from the start.

Competition Schedule :

The UTS ALL OPEN SHIELD aims to match competitors of similar grade and experience together from different clubs.

8:00am  Shinai weigh in & warm up
9:00am - 9:30am  Opening ceremony & shimpan seminar
9:30am - 11:00am  Second division -  4 kyu and below
11:00am - 12:00pm  First division -  3rd Kyu to Shodan
12:00pm - 1:00pm  Lunch
1:00pm - 2:00pm  Sandan  / Yondan Division
2:00pm - 2:30pm  Godan Division
2:30pm - 3:30pm All Open Division
3:30pm - 4:30pm Closing Ceremony & Free Jikeiko
5:00pm  - Doors Close

Registration Cost: $35 per person (incl. lunch)

After the competition all competitors and guests are invited and encouraged to attend to the 2nd dojo (pub or restaurant-TBA).


Registration for SKC Members:

Please complete the online registration form for SKC members only.

Club registration Deadline: Sat 5th April 2014.

The $35 registration fee should be transferred to the SKC's bank account as follow:
  • BSB: 032267
  • Account No: 209344
  • Account Name: Sydney Kendo Club
  • Bank: Westpac
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