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Scottish Kettlebell Championship

The 2017 Scottish Championship will take place on Saturday 12th August in Glasgow at Craigholme Sports Complex.

This event is part of the GSU Four Nations tournament and a leg of the 2017 WASKC Grand Prix.

All are welcome to compete! This is an open competition so there are no restrictions or requirements to be able to take part, you don’t have to be part of a club or organisation.

Entry Form

 

EVENTS AVAILABLE:
Girevoy Sport Lifts:
– Long cycle (Singles and doubles)
– Biathlon (single and doubles)
Weights:
Women: 8kg, 12kg, 16kg, 20kg, 24kg, 28kg
Men: 16kg, 20kg, 24kg, 28kg, 32kg
(NB only double bell event results cout towards the WAKSC Grand rix results).

Marathon (60min) & Half Marathon (30min) Lifts:
– Jerk
– Long cycle
– Snatch
– Half snatch
Weights:
Women: 12kg, 16kg, 20kg, 24kg, 28kg
Men: 16kg, 20kg, 24kg, 28kg, 32kg

NB All marathon/half marathon lifts are usually single bell with unlimited hand switches.
RANKING:
Ranking will be available at this event from:
– GSU (Long cycle, Biathlon, snatch)
– Ketacademy (Long cycle (Double bell), Biathlon (Double bell), Jerk (Double bell), Snatch, Marathon (single/double bel), Half Marathon (single/double bell)
– IKMF (Marathon (single bell), half marathon (single bell)
– Other National organisation as appropriate/allowed (for example OKSE, AKSI etc)
If attempting ranking please ensure you check with the relevent organisation whether you need to video your set for verification.
GSU tables: http://www.girevoysportunion.com/ranking-tables/
Ketacademy tables: https://www.facebook.com/KettAcademy/posts/1294433863929658

QUALIFICATION
This event will be a qualifier for the Scottish team for marathon and half marathon for the IKMF World Championships in November. It is also a secondary qualification event for any spaces in the Scottish Team for IGSF/IUKL World Championships that weren’t filled in the main qualifier in February 2017.

WEIGHT CATEGORIES & AGE DIVISIONS
Weigh-ins will take place on Friday 11th August. Limited weigh-in spaces available on the Saturday morning before lifting comences on request only (as time will be limited here please be considerate of other lifters and only request a Saturday morning weigh in if you have no option but to travel to the event on Saturday).

Girevoy Sport events:
Medals will be awarded for both Males and Females in the Junior (under 18), Open and Veteran (over 40) categories in each kettlebell weight in the weight categories (1st, 2nd, 3rd place):
Female: 58kg, 63kg, 68kg, 68+kg
Male: 73kg, 78kg, 85kg, 95kg, 95+kg
CHAMPIONS: overall male and female Champion Junior, Open and Veteran lifter in Biathlon and Long cycle will also be awarded a trophy.

NOTE for ranking and for your score in both the GSU Four Nations Tournament & the WAKSC Grand Prix your score will be submitted according to their full weight category list. This will be recorded at weigh-in for you.
WAKSC/Ketacademy:
Female: 48kg, 53kg, 58kg, 63kg, 68kg, 73kg, 73+kg
Male: 63kg, 68kg, 73kg, 85kg, 95kg, 105kg, 105+kg
GSU:
Female: 58kg, 63kg, 68kg, 68+kg
Male: 63kg, 68kg, 73kg, 85kg, 95kg, 95+kg

Marathon/Half Marathon events:
Medals will be awarded for males and females using kettlebell weight co-efficient scoring in the open age division in the weight categories (1st, 2nd, 3rd place):
Female: under 60kg, 60-70kg, over 70kg
Male: under 75kg, 75-85kg, over 85kg
CHAMPIONS: overall male and female Champion in Marathon & Half Marathon will also be awarded a trophy based on overall

NOTE for IKMF ranking and National Team qualification certain kettlebell weights need to be used, send us a message for more details if this applies to you.

VENUE
More information to follow! Spectators free.

ENTRY OPENS END OF APRIL!
Event entry costs are as follows.:
Single event:
£25 non-GSU member
£20 GSU member

Double event
£40 non-GSU member
£30 GSU member

Triple event
£50 non-GSU member
£35 GSU member

If you are not a member of the GSU and you would like to become one please follow the link below.
http://www.girevoysportunion.com/individual-membership/

Entry Form

 

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