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Helsinki Open 2018

Dear all,

 

We are arranging annual Helsinki Savate Open 6th time 2018. We sincerely ask if you could distribute this invitation and attached invitation posters to your member clubs.

 

 

Best regards,

The Finnish Savate Federation

 

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The Finnish Savate Federation and Savate Club Helsinki welcome you all to SAVATE HELSINKI OPEN 2018!

 

The annual Savate Helsinki Open competition will be organised this year for the 6th time. All weight categories are included in the open competition.

 

In addition to open competition, we will arrange an assaut tournament Mika Kalliomaa Challenge for the second time.

 

 

SCHEDULE

 

Wednesday 7.3.2018 – Saturday 10.3.2018

 

 

SEMINAR

 

Location:

Savate Club Sörnäinen

Hämeentie 54, Helsinki

 

The two-day seminar will take place in the days before the competition. Instructors of the seminar will be confirmed later.

  • Wednesday 7.3.2018 evening, exact times to be announced
  • Thursday 8.3.2018 evening, exact times to be announced

 

 

 

WEIGH-IN:

  • Thursday 8.3.2018 – Savate Club Sörnäinen, before the seminar
  • Friday 9.3.2018 – Savate Club Konala, before the competition 00-10.00

 

 

 

COMPETITION

(Open and Mika Kalliomaa Challenge)

 

Location:

Savate Club Konala

Ruosilankuja 3, Helsinki

 

Mika Kalliomaa Challenge

  • Elimination: Friday 9.3. and Saturday 10.3.
  • Finals: Saturday 10.3.

 

The Challenge is named after one of the great pioneers of Finnish Savate, Mika Kalliomaa, who sadly was taken away from us far too early.

 

The Challenge will be organised in selected weight categories for both women and men. The weight categories are:

 

Women:

56-60 kg

60-70 kg

Men:

70-75 kg

75-80 kg

 

The challenge tournament will be organised according to the FISav rules of international competition. For detailed rules, see the separate document: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B-b3yCXZZzxmMUJJOVpyUUJ3Um8/view?usp=sharing

 

 

Open Competition

  • Friday 9.3.2018
  • Saturday 10.3.2018

In addition to the Challenge, there will be Savate Helsinki Open competition as usual.

 

The Open competition consists of friendly assauts and is open for male and female juniors, seniors and veterans with any level of experience and all weight categories. In the Open competition, no weight category winners will be nominated.

 

If you are willing to participate in combat please contact the organisers at suomensavate@gmail.com before 10.2.2018.

 

At the moment we have one senior woman with 1 earlier combat to fight in f52 category.

 

 

 

PRACTICAL DETAILS OF SAVATE HELSINKI OPEN 2018

 

INSCRIPTIONS

Please fill in the form for each participant: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1Tn5NXNYEV7SAy8xX52fMtpDx1U3KqAw_WCZVSWpeV6k/ before 25.2.2018

 

Participation fee: 15€

 

The competitors are not insured by the organizer, all competitors are responsible of having an insurance that covers competing in savate.

 

Unfortunately we are unable to provide accommodation or transportation for the participants.

 

If you have any questions, email us: suomensavate@gmail.com

 

 

LOCATIONS

 

SEMINAR

Savate Club Sörnäinen

Hämeentie 54, Helsinki ( See in Google Maps )

http://www.savate.com/saliesit telyt/sornainen/

 

 

COMPETITION

Savate Club Konala

Ruosilankuja 3, Helsinki ( See in Google Maps )

http://www.savate.com/saliesittelyt/konala/

 

 

 

CONTACT

 

EMAIL

suomensavate@gmail.com

 

WEBSITE

https://savatefinland.wordpres s.com/helsinki-savate-open/

 

FACEBOOK EVENT

https://www.facebook.com/events/338190339942441/