May Invitational 2019


Entries are now open for the May Invitational to be held on May 18 and 19 at Queensland Karate’s new sporting home – Cleveland State High School Paul Bancroft Centre.

Entries close Friday 5:00pm May 10, and cannot be extended.

KYU Grade and BB Categories

There are Kyu grade categories and Black Belt (BB) event categories.
Kyu grade 1st and 2nd place winners will NOT be automatically promoted into the BB categories.
Athletes who have been selected for the State Team MUST compete at this Tournament.
Kyu grade athletes who have been selected for a State Team position MUST enter their kyu grade category AS WELL AS their corresponding BB category for both kata and kumite, as appropriate. A second entry fee will need to be paid (see below).
Other Kyu grade competitors can enter their own category, as well as their corresponding BB category for both kata and kumite, if they wish. A second entry fee will need to be paid (see below).

On Line Entry Form

The QKA will accept entries through an on-line form supplied to each Dojo.
Competitors will need to complete the attached entry form with payment and submit it to your Dojo HOS, who will then arrange for the entries to be submitted electronically:

Download Form Here

Entry Fees

An individual event entry fee is required per person, per event category according to the scale below. Event categories include either the Kyu grade or BB categories. Only a single fee is required for both Kata and Kumite per event category.
Event categories are additionally distinguished per event age/weight division.
By way of clarification, junior 65kg Kumite and junior open Kumite are regarded as separate event categories and an additional entry fee will need to be paid according to the scale below.
1st Athlete $60
2nd Athlete or Event Category $40
3rd Athlete or Event Category $30
4th and subsequent Athlete or Event Category $25
This same pricing scale applies to individuals with multiple event categories as well as family entries.
Entries for team Kata will be submitted by your HOS. A team entry fee is $65. Each dojo is allowed up to 2 teams per event category. Team kata entries will be called for by email after the close of individual entries.
Entering in this Tournament is subject to the QKA standard tournament conditions, disclaimers and waivers which can be found on the QKA website Events tab.