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
Date: Sunday March 17th 2018 . Doors open @ 3:00 pm ( Sanda CHECK IN deadline 4:45pm )
Taolu (forms) and Sanda (sparring )competitions, and Regional grading
(Stage 1) of the Taolu/Sanda Tournament
Venue: Tokei Centre (The Hidden Gym) 28 Magdalen Street off Tooley Street SE1 2EN
Underground: London Bridge (5 mins’ walk) Northern Line + Jubilee Line
or Tower Hill (10 mins’ walk) Circle Line + District Line
British Rail: London Bridge (5 mins’ walk)
(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 )
Our 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.