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2018 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP on sport capoeira
  11-12 May, Baku, Azerbaijan  
REGULATIONS

Performances of the competitors are evaluated by 5 judges. For the correct figuring out, a relevant person  could be appointed as an assistant of  the judge.
The Judges will score the competitors as below:  

1st JUDGE and 2nd JUDGE

GIVE FROM zero to 3 POINTS MAXIMUM TO EACH COMPETITOR AT THE END OF THE ROUND FOR FOLLOWINGS:

Jogo and Rythm, means:

1. Dialogue in the game (Explanation: Movements performed by the competitor are relevant to the movements of  the opponent competitor.)

 

2. Creativity and sequence (Explanation: Competitor sequently performs various movements, and his transition from one movement to another is relevant.)

 

3. Rhythmical correspondence (Explanation: Competitor’s movements in the roda are in accordance with the pace and rhythm of the music performed by Bateria.)

 

4. Harmony of movements with Ginga (Explanation: Other movements performed by the competitor harmonize with movement of "ginga".)

 

Techniques, means:

1. Correct movement (Explanation: Performing a movement in a correct and complete manner. Movement is performed on the designated trajectory and till the end.)

2. Diversity of movements (Explanation: Competitor performs more various and difficult movements from the "LIST OF PERMITTED MOVEMENTS".)

3.Correct distance (Explanation: a competitor is performing movements at the precise distance due to these Rule.)

4.  Safety and dodging (Explanation: Competitor acts safely and masterly dodges attacks by using specific movements: “Esquiva”, “Querta baixa” “Negativa”, “Queda de quatro” etc.)

 

The physique and ethics of competitor, means:

1. Actvity, strength, stamina and spirit (Explanation: Competitor is more active, and strength, durability and determination are mostly observed in his movements. Competitors has initiated the majority of the actions.)

2. Elasticity (Explanation: Elasticity is mostly observed in competitor’s movements.)

3. Speed (Explanation: Speed is mostly observed in the movements performed by the competitor accurately and completely.)

4. Balance (Explanation: Competitor maintains equilibrium and balance properly while performing the movements.)

5. Ethics (Explanation: Competitor complies with all behavioral and ethical codes throughout the competition, while entering the roda and during his stay at the roda before and after Jogo.)

 

 

3rd JUDGE

Gives points to both Competitors for the following:

1 (ONE) POINT - FOR EACH LINE KICK LISTED BELOW AND FOR EACH ACROBATIC MOVEMENT WHICH BECAME A KICK SUBSEQUENTLY:

GOLPES DE LINHA  with different entrance or variations

  • Martelo
  • Cabeçada
  • Gancho
  • Pisào
  • Vôo-do-Morcego
  • Bênção
  • Chapa
  • Escorpião

 CRITERIAS:

  • Only non-injurious, light, controlled touch contact to the body and head is allowed (but neither to the face nor the throat);
  • Only correctly performed technique to the body or head will be scored (at a distance up to 30 cm);
  • If both competitors kicking each other at the same time, the point will receive the competitor who delivered a kick first. If the both kicks were delivered at the exact same time both competitors may however receive points for their respective scores.

 

 

4th JUDGE

Gives points to both Competitors for the followings:

1 (ONE) POINT - FOR EACH ACROBATIC MOVEMENT 

  • Bananeira
  • Beija Flor
  • Pião de Mão
  • Pião de Cabeca
  • Relogio
  • Macaco
  • S-dobrado
  • Saltos
  • Queda  de Rins

 CRITERIAS:

  • Each acrobatic movement shall be scored only once in the round;
  • all types of Acrobatic Movements above are allowed  with different entrance  and variations;
  • only correct performed Acrobatic movements will be scored (for explanation of the correct movement see above Judge 1)

  

 

5th JUDGE

Gives point to both Competitors for the followings:

4 (FOUR) POINTS - FOR EACH TAKE DOWN:

  • rasteira (with all variations)
  • vingativa (with all variations)
  • tesoura (with all variations)
  • banda (with all variations)
  • arrastao (with all variations)
  • cruz (with all variations)
  • boca de calça (with all variations)

2 (TWO) POINTS - for each uncompleted take down (Explanation: a competitor seizes his opponent but cannot put him down)

2 (TWO) POINTS - for each successful escape or dodging from seize hold.

2 (TWO) POINTS - for each jumping or passages over opponent.

2 (TWO) POINTS - to the opponent of the Competitor after each third warning.

 

  KIDS  
Gender Age Weight (kg)

Female

10-12  no weight

Male

10-12 no weight

 

  JUNIORS  
Gender Age Weight (kg)
Female 13-15 no weight
Male 13-15 no weight

 

  CADETS  
Gender Age Weight (kg)
Female 16-17 no weight
Male 16-17 no weight

 

 

Adults (female)

 
Gender Age Weight (kg)
Female 18+ -55
Female 18+ 55-62
Female 18+ 62+

 

 

Adults (male)

 
Gender Age Weight (kg)
Male 18+ -65
Male 18+ 65-72
Male 18+ 72-78
Male

18+

78-85
Male 18+ 85+
Male 18+ Absolute


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Master Suino

Master Ousado

Master Peixe

 

Master Hulk

Master Boneco

Master Burgues

Master Elias

 

Master Tayson

Master Jelon Vieira

Uniform of referee corps consists of black jacket, white shirt and yellow tie.

Participants will perform in rounds barefooted. 

Uniform of athlets which getting to participate in the championship consists of white trousers and cord (cordao) related to its group and according to its sport level. Sport shirt with number for participation in the championship will be given to participants for free. 

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