Vajra Fist Stick Fighting
A First Aid officer must be in attendance.
A medical doctor must be in attendance.
All bouts are based on encounters basis and are not based on time.
The referee of the fight is the final arbiter of any scores.
The referee of the fight will be assist in making decisions about any
scores by the judges.
The Master of Tournament Rules shall be the final arbiter for any
interpretation of the tournament rules.
In the event of any disputes, complaints or doubts, the
referees and judges will be guided by video footages of the
All contestants should wear suitable and effective protection for at
Although not compulsory, protection for the following is
Contestants shall use only the prescribed padded stick provided by the
A new padded stick should be used for every fight.
The tournament organiser shall make available the padded stick which
should be used in the competition.
Only strikes that are judged to be effective count as a score.
The referee should stop each encounter the moment a score is awarded.
A fight comprses a total of 10 encounters.
The contestant with the higher number of scores is the winner of the
Equal number of scores results in a draw.
In the event of a draw, both contestants will be eligible for the
In the event of a draw for the First Place, the fight will be
extended by 5 encounters.
Training of Judges and Referees
Judges and referees for the competition will be trained in the scoring
The competition organiser will be responsible for ensuring there are
sufficient judges and referees for the competition.