THE EUROPEAN MUAYTHAI CLUBS’ CUP 2011

All European Muaythai clubs are invited to participate.

Two or more athletes from the same country are allowed to take part in the competition (in the same weight category), if they are from different clubs.

This tournament will be held in Liepaya http://www.liepaja.lv/page/22 (Latvia), from the 29th till the 31st of July, and is aimed to develop a club ranking system.

VENUE:
the Olympic Center, Brivibas street 39 http://www.loc.lv/?lang=en
THE PROGRAM:
July, 28th – fighter’s arrival, medical inspection, credentials committee.
July, 29th – solemn opening and first fights – from 11am
July, 30th – tournament continuation. Semi-finals – from 10am
July, 30th – professional fights – in the evening, from 6pm
Show’s program – «Fights by ТНА rules for the TATNEFT CUP». Free entrance for tournament’s participants.
July, 31st – finals, medals’ ceremony and closing ceremony – from 10am

RULES:
Tournament is organized under IFMA rules in the following weight and age categories:
Senior male: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75, -81, -86, -91, 91+
Senior female: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75
Juniors male: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75, -81, -86, -91, 91+
Juniors female: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75
Cadets boys: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75, -81, -86, -91, 91+
Cadets girls: -45, -48, -51, -54, -57, -60, -63,5, -67, -71, -75

NOTE:
Seniors should be 18 years old by the beginning of the competition shouldn’t be older than 37;
Juniors should be 16 (1995) or 17 (1994) years old;
Cadets should be 14 (1997) or 15 (1996) years old.

EQUIPMENT:
Each athlete should have – gum shield, bandage, groin guard, shorts and a vest (it is desirable to have vests of red and dark blue colors).
Organizers will be providing – gloves, head guard, shin guards and elbows pads.

REFEREEING:
For a team of 7 athletes or more, it is desirable to have not less than one judge. Organizers will be providing free accommodation to one judge per team.

PAYMENT:
participation in competitions is FREE!!!

ACCOMMODATION:
Hotel “LIVA” has been reserved for all participants. The hotel is conveniently located in the city center and only a 5 minutes walk from the competition venue. The price is 25 euros per person per day (including breakfast).

REQUEST:
Please inform organizers if you wish to participate in the tournament in advance. Participation forms and hotel book forms are available.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE CONTACT:
Vasiliy Fleisher, President of the Latvian Muaythai Federation.
Phone: +371-29-555-969
E-mail: fleisher.v@gmail.com
Website: www.muaythai.lv