This year we celebrate the 14 YEAR Anniversary of the Rising Sun Nationals. Thanks to each and every one of you who have participated over the many years. We can not do this without the help and support of our Competitors and Instructors. THANK YOU !!!
On-line Registration will close on 08/21/2012.
Divisions are listed at www.goldcupcircuit.com. Please note our "First Time" divisions for beginners of all ages. Participate in these special divisions in our league for a total of 3 tournaments. EVERY participant receives a trophy for their competition in the First Time Divisions.
5 & Under and 65 & Over are Free. All others must pay a Spectator Fee.
View League Rules and Competition Rules at www.goldcupcircuit.com. Rules for fighting points, 2 points for kicks above the waist====1 point for all other techniques ==== Point ceiling 10 point MAX or expiration of 2 minute time limit.
The regular Gold Cup Divisions will award one point for groin shots at this tournament.
Kata Divisions begin at 9:15 am .... First Time Kata begins at 10:00 am ..... First Time Fighting begins at 11:00 am ..... Regular Sparring begins between noon and 1:00 pm.... depending on the progression of earlier events.
First Time Divisions - every participant receives a trophy. Regular Divisions - 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place - trophies to 1st, Plaques to 2nd and 3rd and medals to all other competitors 9 & under. 32 Grand Champion awards.
Please note this is an NBL sactioned event and NBL Divisions may be viewed on the Divisions page of the flyer. Also for this event only we offer the KUTGAR Mixed Martial Arts Divisions.
This is an NBL, SKIT, AMAPA, and Gold Cup Circuit Sanctioned Event
Your participation at a Gold Cup Tournament automatically enrolls you for the year. There is no fee to join, no paperwork, and your points and standings are maintained for you at no charge. At the end of the year qualifying particpants may attend our annual Banquet to collect their awards as division winners. See our league rules at www.goldcupcircuit.com.