Regulatuions of the 2nd InternationaI Annual Taijipuan
MartaI Arts Adrninistration Center of State Sport General Administration
Chinese MartiaI Arts Association
Henan ProviniciaI Sports Bureau
II、Undertaken by: The MunicipaI Government of Jiaozuo City ,Henan Province, China
III、Date and pIace:
August 28-September 1
The Sports Center of Jiaozuo City , Henan Province, China
Any person, groups or organizations form other countries or regions can take part in the contests and performances.
I、Events of Competition
The state-prescribed Routines of Four Styles of Tai jiquan (Chen style , Yang style , wu2 style ),Routines of Wu3 Stylwes of Taijiquan and Routines of Taijiquan and Routines of Taijiquan for Contests(42 patterns) (5-6minrtes for aII the above) and The Simplified Taijiquan (24 patterns ) ( 4-5 minutes ),Routines of Taiji Sword Contest(42 patterns) (3-4 minutes )
Each team can be composed of 4-8 athletes (men or women).Either Taijiquan or Taiji Weapons of the performance (the tape is self - provided ).Time:4-5minutes.
1)Different routines of Taijiquan which are beyond the state description,such as Chen style,Yang style ,Wu2 style ,Sun style , Wu3 style and other traditional styles (4-5 minutes ).
2)Athletes can choose a single sword or a broad sword from short Taiji apparatuses a cudgel,a spear or a long -handled sword.The athletes have 3-4 minutes for the single sword performance,and the time for the performances using other apparatus cannor be less than a minute .
3、Taiji Push Hands Arena Contest
1)Three classes for female athletes:
Below 55 kilograms class (including 55kilograms )
60 kilograms class (55-60kilograms )
Over 60 kilograms
2)Eight classes for male athletes:
Below 52 kilograms class (including 52 kilograms )
56 kilograms class (52-56 kilograms)
60 kilograms class (56-60 kilograms)
65 kilograms class (60-65 kilograms)
70 kilograms class (65-70 kilograms)
75 kilograms class (70-75 kilograms)
80 kilograms class (75-80 kilograms)
Over 80 kilograms class
VI、How to participate in the contest
1、Each team may have have a team leader,a coach ,a doctor and there is no limit to the mumber of the athletes (whether men or women).
2、An athlete who intends to participarticipate in the contests and the performances can enter for 3 evnts at most ,and among the three events one can enter for two Taijiquan contests at most.The events for the performance and the contest should nontest should not be the same. In the performances,no one is aIIowed to repeat the samc the same style of Taijiquan or to perform with the same Taiji apparatus..Those who choose Taiji apparatuses must enter for Taijiquan.Each team can participate in only one team event.
3、In the push hands competition,only one athlete from each team is allowed to enter for each class.And one athlete can only enter for one class.The athletes for push hands must enter for Taijiquan contests or enter for the Taijiquan test.
4、When registering,each athlete who is to participate in push hands contests must hand in his or her life insurance proof and health proof offered by hospitals of county class,including electroencephalogram,electrocardiogram,pulseand blood pressure.This proof holds good within 15 days before the contest,and the doctors at the conference will give the athletes a random check .No one is allowed to enter for the contest without sufficient proofs above.
1)The contests of Taijiquan and Taiji sword;
Group A:Bom after January 1,1985
Group A:Bom before December 31,1984
2)Push hands arena contests;
Age 16-25,Age 26-35,Age 36-50
There are no age groups for Taijiquan and Taiji apparatuses erformances.
VIL.How to contest
1、There are two kinds of contests: individuai events and team events .
2、The contests and performances of Taijiquan and Taijisword are to be judged respectively according to the followig books: The Contest Regulations for Taijiquan and Taiji Sword 1993 and The Contest Regulations for Wu3 Style Taijiquan and Taiji Sword 1996,authorized by the fhe former State Sport Commission .
3、In the contests of push hands, the single round robin is adopted if the contestants are less than three( including 3 );the elimination game is aopted if the contestants are more than three
4、The contests of push hands are to be judged according to the newly constituted Regulations for Push Hands Contests(see the attachment) ,which is a tryout and only applicable to this annual confernce.
5、If the athletes abstain from the game without reason,he or she shall be disqualified and all the scores he has achieved will be cancelled.
VIII.Places and Awards
1、The first eight contestants will be awarded in the Taijiquan and Taiji sword contests,a
nd men contestants and women contestants will be awarded respectively.The first eight teams will be awarded in the team contests .If the number of contestants or teams is less than 9,one fewer contestants or teams will be awarded.If there is only one contestant or team,the contestant or team shall not be awarded.2/5 of the contestants or teams who have not entered the first eight shall be awarded for their excellent performance and all the others shall be awarded certificates .
2、2/5 of the contestants or teams who participate the performance events shall be awarded for their excellent performances and all the others shall be awarded certifcates.
3、The first eight men athletes and women athletes will be awarded respectively according to the age groups in the contests of push hands.If the number of contestants is les
s than 9, the last will not be awarded.If there is only one contestant or team,the contestant or team shall not be awarded. Those have not entered the first eight places shall be awarded certificates.
IX.Referees and Arbitration Committee
1、The designation of referees will be appointed later.
2、The organizatio and responsibilty of the arbitration committee will be decided according to the Regulations for Arbitration Commission.
1、Before July 1,each person,group or team shall send the following to the contest department of the Second International Taijiquan Annual Conferece 2000 Jiaozuo, China :
a、Two copies of registration form;
b、Entry fee and contest fee;
c、Two photos(as used for passports) of each contestant with names on the back;
d、A copy of each con
testant"s passport as age proof;Office: the Contest Department of Jiaozuo Sports Bureau, Henan, China Address:401 Jicfangzhong Road Jiaozuo City, Henan Province,
Contact:Lu Shuguo,Ji Cuiming
(This website handles relevant formalities of participating in the contest. Contact person：jinpeng.zhang. Communication address:No.16 WenQuan road , WenXian , Henan ,China. Telephone: 0086-391-6100391 Fax: 0086-391-6104544 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org )
2、Each team should check in at Shanyang Hotel on August 26,2002 and representatives should be sent to the Contest Department to transact the necessary procedures.
3、To keep the preciseness of the arrangement of the contests,applications for any necessary
alteration must be made three days before the contests The charge for each alteration is $ 10 if the application is permitted .
Foreign guests will be charged by US dollars.
1、Each person pays $ 40 for one day during the conference, coverintg the food,room and traveling expenses;
2、Entry fee:$ 50 for each person;
3、Each contestant is charged $ 15 for one contest or performance.
XII.Additional information shall be provided by the hosting organization.
The Municpal Covernment of Jiaozuo City,Henan Province, China April 16,2002