Sparring /Sanda

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San Shou Kuan  have combined our Taolu (forms) and Sanda (Sparring) tournaments on the same day.
You can enter either competition or both at a discounted rate.

Gradings: IF you’re also grading today, see additional details :-  (click here for details)

– Please use the application form below to enter the San Shou Kuan Sanda competition

– Click here to enter the Taolu competition  AND Sanda competition

Date: Sunday October 7th 2018 .

Doors open @ 2:00 pm (Taolu CHECK IN deadline 2:15pm )

Sanda (sparring) competition @ 3.45pm
(Stage 2) of the Taolu/Sanda Tournament

Venue: Dan Tien Centre, Watford, WD24 6NJ
Travel:  Easy access from M1 Jnc. 5  and M25 Watford exits.
Underground: Watford Metropolitan Line – (best get mini cab or bus)
British Rail: Watford Junction – short walk away and your Oyster card is valid

Free car Park behind building and unrestricted parking on surrounding roads.
[travel times: Brent Cross to M1Jn.5  20mins; Euston to Watford Jnc. 15 mins]


(Sanda entrants, must be 18+ years – younger members will be touch contact  )

Sparring is with 16oz gloves, headguards and rib protectors – We match you with someone a similar level and size; The referee’s are proactive looking after your safety. ( Typically punching and kicking is allowed to head, body and legs – and in some instances by prior consent Sanda style takedowns are allowed  on a suitable matted floor area )

free sparring 3Our goal is simply to give developing martial artists an opportunity to gain valuable sparring experience and share knowledge.  Ideal preparation for national gradings, full contact freestyle kickboxing / Thai boxing / Sanda / Sanshou / MMA competitions.

Judges comprise of  instructors from any style present on the day. All fighters will have to help act as ‘corner-men/women’ for others fighters, (typically shadowing experienced corner-men). Sparring is done in a friendly open atmosphere for students of martial arts.

In just 3 years, graduates of the league are picking up National Titles in BCCMA sanctioned competitions and events. 

click here for video of recent sparring SSK league event

Personal Information

(Note: Sanda entrants weighed at event)
(Used for registration confirmation email )

Experience / Other Information

Failure to select your grade if grading means we might be unable to guarantee suitable partner for fixed sparring! Note: If grading today, you need SSK uniform and signed grading form by your instructor. Sanda entrants can wear shorts and T shirt or SSK uniform

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(TOTAL Due displayed below) ENTRY CLOSING DATE Wednesday Sep 13 midnight.
Note: If you have registered and PAID on SSK Taolu application form, you have been charged at discounted rate (Sanda candidates filling in this form is quickest way to get all your information to SSK - if unsure about payment, click on SEND and don't make paypal payment )
( PAYMENT: After clicking on SUBMIT you will be taken to a secure Paypal screen where you can complete payment via Paypal or a VISA/Debit card if you don't have a Paypal account )