5th World Cup Brussels - 2018

La Commission Technique Internationale
The International Technical Board


211-2018-CTI/EN-29-05-2018 - Replace version : 201-2017-CTI/EN-26-12-2017

Grand Master TRAN Nguyen Dao
¨President of the International Technical Board


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I.           General Information 

I.1.    System of Scoring 

The system of scoring range from 1 to 10 with the corresponding value as follows: 

1 : Fail

2 : Extremely low

3 : Very low

4 : Low

5 : Average

6 : Pass

7 : Well

8 : Very well

9 : Excellent

10 : Exceptional


I.2.    KHAI MON QUYENsynchronized 3 pers. 

  • Three participants standing in a triangular shape in front of the judges
  • Mixed cup, regardless Female or Male. 

I.3.    THAP TU QUYEN or LUONG NGHI KIEM PHAP synchronized 2 pers. 

  • Two participants are in parallel or staggered position and face the  juries
  • Mixed cup, regardless Female or Male.
  • The swords of the candidates must be weighed at least 600g (0.600kg). If not, the candidates would be required to present the event with the legal swords provided by the organization. 

I.4.    Dai-Dao(Halberd) 

  • The weight of the halberd must weigh between 1.8kg and 2.5kg. If not, the candidate would be required to present the event with a standard halberd provided by the organization. 

I.5.    DON CHAN 

  • Individual test composed of 4 mandatory techniques out of the 21 and 2 freestyle techniques
  • The number of partners is limited to one or two peoples  

I.6.    Lady Self-defense (Blue belt, Yellow belt) 

  • Freestyle presentation - 2 minutes max.
  • With 1 or maximum 2 partners
  • « Don Chan » at neck level or higher are not allowed. 

I.7.    TAM DAU 

  • This is the TAM DAU from the Vovinam program
  • 3 participants from 16 years old
  • Mixed cup, regardless Female or Male.
  • The 3 participants could be Blue belt, Yellow belt or a mixt 


  • Team of 3 participants from 16 years old
  • At least 1 woman must be part of the team
  • The 3 participants could be Blue belt, Yellow belt or a mixt
  • The 3 events are :
    • ½ Song Luyen Dao (6 first techniques)
    • Song Luyen Vât 1
    • Long Hô Quyen 
  • The 3 events must be executed one after the other without break
  • Each participant must take part to at least one event 


  • Team of 2 participants from 16 years old
  • Mixed cup, regardless Female or Male.
  • The participants could be Blue belt, Yellow belt or a mixt
  • The team must do a maximum of “công luc” (jump + pushup) during 5 minutes
  • One participant at a time executes the công luc and gives the relay to his partner whenever he wants ... but only one change allowed
  • The công luc is valid only if
    • The jump is done by taking off the 2 feet at a time
    • The hands touch the ankles during the jump
    • The pushup must go down to 15cm (face-ground distance) 
II.         The Selection Procedure 

II.1.  During the Presentation

  • To be fair to all contestants at the eliminating rounds, the judges must not be replaced. They can be replaced only at the risk of their health conditions or at the decision of the Director of the Competition  

II.2.  The Eliminating Rounds 

  • The contestants will perform only once. The first half number of the contestants with the highest scores will be selected to compete at the semi-finale round. 

II.3.  The semi-finale Round 

  • The contestants will perform only once. The two with the highest scores will be selected to compete at the finale round.
  • The contestant with 3rd highest score will automatically be the 3rd place at the finale 

II.4.  The finale Round 

  • The two finalists will compete at the finale round for the 1st and 2nd place. 

II.5.  Tie-Score 

  • In the case of having a tie-score at the finale round, the Judges will ask the two finalists to redo the performance and the president of the Jury will be with the judges to decide the 1st place. 

II.6.  Forgets 

  • If the contestant forgets during the presentation, the judges will give him or a chance to repeat the performance; but it will be at the end of the round and a one-point will be deducted. And if he or she forgets again the second time, a fail or one point will be given.


III.      Complaints 

Only the trainers are allowed to make a complaint and they must observe the following procedures:  

  • Any complaint will be presented at the end of the competition.
  • The contestant can only make a complaint to his or her trainer. 
  • All complaint must be made at the table of the judges.  If the complaint is not resolved, then the trainer can present the complaint to the Director of the Competition. 
  • The trainer must not complaint out loud in front of the audience or raises voice to the Judges. 
  • Upon presenting the complaints, the Trainers and the contestants must obey all the decisions made by the Judges or the Director of Competition.
  • If the trainer or the contestant fails to observe the rules, then a disciplinary action will be applied to the said trainer, candidate or its delegation. 


III.1.Absence or no show-up at the roll call 

  • All the candidates must be present at the competition field for every roll call, even if they wish to give up or withdraw from the competition. 
  • If any contestant does not answer after the third call, that contestant will be disqualified and not allow to compete. 

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