Marlboro ATA Martial Arts is hosting an in-school tournament on Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 10am-1pm. At this event all of the students who train at Marlboro ATA will compete in different events to earn a medal.
Traditional events include: Forms, Sparring, Combat Sparring and Weapons. Additional events are Xtreme Forms, Xtreme Weapons, Creative forms and Creative weapons.
Students will be competing in a group of students their own age and rank. For forms and weapons competition, there will be 3 judges and students will go up 1 at a time. Judges will give a score from 1-9 (5 being the average). The top 3 competitors will get 1st, 2nd & 3rd place.
For sparring competition, each match is 2 minutes. The first student to get 5 points will win or whoever has more points at the end of the 2 minutes. For combat sparring there is a 2 minute match and the first to get 10 points will win or whoever has most points at the end of the 2 mins.
Good Luck to all of the competitors!