National Team Championships scheduled for 7/26/08
US National Pankration Dual Team Championships
Date: July 26, 2008
Time: Noon to 6PM
Location: Santa Ana High School
520 W. Walnut St., Santa Ana, California
We will take the first 8 Men's teams and first 4 Cadet Teams to register.
Men's teams: ages 18 and above. 16 and 17 year old may participate with parental waiver. Licensed professional fighters may not participate.
Cadet teams: ages 11 to 13 yrs. 10 year olds may compete with parental waiver.
NOTE- You can combine schools to make a team.
This is a dual team event. The top four teams will receive a Trophy and individual medals for all top 3 team members. All teams are guaranteed a minimum of 2 matches.
Men's Teams should have a competitor in each of the following weight classes: (minimum of 7 of the 9 weight)
-135lbs -145lbs -155lbs -165lbs -175lbs -185lbs -200lbs -230lbs & 230plus
Cadet (11 – 13 year olds) Teams should have a competitor in each of the following weights:
-80lbs -95lbs -110lbs -125lbs -145lbs
Teams may have up to 5 alternates. (3 for Cadet)
Each Men's team will have a $200 entry fee regardless of the amount of competitors. Cadet teams will have a $100 entry fee.
Team Uniforms and Sponsors are encouraged. Sponsors get a free venders table and can post a banner inside the venue.
This is not an individual tournament. Winning Teams will advance in the tournament. Losing teams will enter a consolation bracket for 3rd place.
Individual wins will score the following team points:
Submission: 6 points
Tech Submission (15 pt advantage): 5 points
Major Decision (8-14 pt advantage): 4 points
Decision: (1-7 pt advantage): 3 points
Criteria for tie:
1. Team with most individual wins
2. Team with most submissions
3. Team with most individual scoring points
Teams will be seeded by individual competitor accomplishments.
Seeding will be done in this order:
1. Prior individual Pankration tournament experience.
2. Prior individual tournament experience other than Pankration.
3. Belt rankings and time training.
Teams are not limited to specific schools and can represent any geographic area.
Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be a Team coordinator.
Team Rosters and Registration fees must be submitted by July 19, 2008
Questions: email@example.com Fax 949 305-9170 - Ph 949 829-6857
Send rosters with payment payable to So Cal Pankration
To: So Cal Pankration PO Box 451, Lake Forest, CA 92630