2018 WSKF Invitational Tournament (USA Karate Regional Qualifier)

Date: Feb 11, 2018 to Feb 11, 2018

This Tournament is closed for online registration.

Registration Fee:
$60 (USA Karate member) for one event
+$10 for each additional event.

$70 (includes $10 one day USA Karate registration) for one event.
+$10 for each additional event.

General Admission - $5 per person - children 5 years and under admitted free (fee collected at event)

Tournament Contact Information:
Washington State Karate-do Federation

Venue & Location:
Highline College Pavilion (Gymnasium)
2400 South 240th St.
Des Moines, WA 98198

Tournament Information:
Style of Martial Art: Karate
Sanctioned by: USA Karate
Tournament Sponsor: Washington State Karate-do Federation
Tournament Org Membership: USA Karate

Tournament Background:
You are cordially invited to attend WSKF 2018 Invitational Tournament and USA Karate Qualifier on Sunday, February 11, 2018 at Highline College Gymnasium. This event is open to ALL karate athletes who would like to compete in a high-caliber tournament with well-qualified officials and is a mandatory event for those who hope to participate in the 2018 USA Karate National Championships and Team Trials. Additionally, we will be awarding four gold medal travel awards for those in a qualifying division. These awards are a $400 travel grant for participation at the 2018 US Open, 2018 USA Karate National Championship or International Events. A minimum of three awards will be presented to Washington State Residents.

Date: Sunday, February 11, 2018
Place: Highline College –Gymnasium
Schedule: Referee and Judges meeting at 8:15 am
Time Competition begins at 9:00 am
No onsite registration day of the tournament

Rules: USA Karate and WKF Rules of Competition
Traditional white karate-gi
Kumite competitors must wear red or blue fist pads, red or blue belts,
Mouth guard, groin protector (males), and optional female chest protectors
WKF Approved instep & shin protectors and facemasks are optional
For more information regarding equipment and rules please refer to website www.usankf.org

Medical Release:
By clicking the "I Agree" you are electronically signing this agreement indicating that you have read, and understood the terms and conditions, refund policy, and release of liability, you are 18 years of age or older or the parent or legal guardian of the minor registering for this tournament or event. In the case of registering a minor you attest that the name entered as the parent or legal guardian is the name of the person accepting the agreement and you are in fact the parent or legal guardian of the registered minor.

In consideration of being allowed participation in any way in the USA Karate, Washington State Karate-do Federation (WSKF), athletic/sport program, and related events and activities, the undersigned:
1. Agrees that prior to participating the participant and/or Parent or Guardian (if under 18), will inspect the facilities and equipment to be used, and if the participant and/or parent or guardian, believes anything is unsafe, they will immediately advise the supervisor of the WSKF ASO tournament or other Tournament officials of such condition(s) and refuse to participate.
2. Acknowledges and fully understands that each participant will be engaging in activities that involve risk of serious injury, including permanent disability and death, and severe social and economic losses which might result not only from their action, inaction or negligence but the actions, inaction or negligence of others, the rules of play, or the condition of the premises or of any equipment used. Further, the participant, and/or parent or guardian acknowledges that there may be other risks not known or not reasonably foreseeable at this time. The participant and/or parent or guardian assumes all the foregoing risks and accepts personal responsibility for the damages following such injury, permanent disability or death.
3. Releases, waives, discharge and covenants not to sue the WSKF, the USA Karate, its officers, its affiliated clubs, staff, officials, volunteers, regional sports organizations, their respective administrators, directors, agents, coaches and other employees of the organization, other participants, sponsoring agencies, sponsors, advertisers, and if applicable, owners and lessees of premises used to conduct the event, all of which are hereinafter referred to as “releases” from any and all liability to each of the undersigned, his or her heirs and next of kin for any and all claims, demands, losses or damages on account of injury including death or damage to property, caused or alleged to be caused in whole or in part by the negligence of the releasee or otherwise.
4. All entries are final; no refunds will be given. I fully understand that any medical treatment given will be of a first aid treatment type only. I consent that any pictures furnished by me or any pictures taken of me in connection with the tournament can be used for publicity, promotion or television showing now or in the future, and I waive compensation in regard thereto. All participation in any event or class in this tournament is by permission only. The Director or his authorized agent(s) reserve the right to refuse entry to any person, school, team or club.
5. Please Note: All athletes must be covered by health or medical insurance in order to compete. Participant Secondary Medical Insurance is included as a benefit of USA Karate annual membership. The non-member registration fee includes a one-day membership to the USA Karate, which includes Secondary Medical Insurance coverage for the day of the tournament.
_______ I have medical Insurance ________I wish to apply for secondary medical insurance
6. Statement of Health: By my and /or Parent/Guardian’s signature below I confirm that I am in sound health and there is no reason why I cannot participate in this championship and/or event.

This Tournament is closed for online registration.