Rules

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RULES

In general
Coaches should to be registered on Sportdata and have coach-badge from organizer to get access to the tatami area
one coch per 5 competitors gets free entry to arena. The rest have to buy entry tickets.
Repechage with two 3rd places in all individual categories when possible.
Round Robin in categories with 3 participants
Large categories for children in kumite will be divided into two categories according to length
Clubs should enter the correct length of children at the registration on Sportdata
All competitors have to bring their own equipment
We are not going to hand out any draws. These have to be printed out by delegations themselves.
For categories 7 to 13 years
WKF rules will be applied with exception of the following:
In Kumite: No contact to Jodan is allowed with any techniques, not even with geri
All kata are allowed
To repeat same kata in all ronds is allowed
Individual categories in kata for 7 to 12 years will run in DUO-performance (both competitors performe their kata at the same time)
In kata it is allowed to wear glasses
Swedish rules >> Children rules >> Coaching children and >> Consequences
For categories 14+ years
WKF rules with exception of following:
Body protection is optional to wear
All kata are allowed
Masters 40+ years
It is allowed to wear glasses in kata
To repeat same kata in all ronds is allowed
All kata are allowed
VISA
Teams arriving from countries requiring a visa to EU or Shengen area: 
please submit your application in time in order to complete the visa formalities.
Please don’t send your visa application to organizer.
For more information, please check www.migrationsverket.se/info/besoka_en.html
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