6th World cup – Paris 2022

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La Commission Technique Internationale
The International Technical Board


Grand Master TRAN Nguyen Dao
President of  the International Technical Board

Administrative Regulations
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Article 1 :         Regulation - Laws – Official languages 

All the delegations and participants must follow the administrative and competitive Cup regulation policies.

The official languages of the Cup are French, English and Vietnamese. 

Article 2 :         Organization Committee 

The Cup is organized by the Fédération Vovinam-Viet Vo Dao Belgium on delegation of authority from the World Federation of Vovinam Viet Vo Dao, and placed under the responsibility of the International Technical Board 

The Organization Committee (O.C.) is composed of: 



Grand Masters: NGO Huu Lien and

NGUYEN Van Cuong

Honorary Presidents of the Cup

Grand Master NGUYEN The Thierry

President of the World Federation

Presidents of the Cup


President of the Organization Committee

SEURIN Thierry et Isabella NGUYEN

Responsible for the final evening

NIASME Laurent

Logistics manager for the final evening

Mai GUERRIB, Isabella NGUYEN, Kenan TRAN

Reception manager

SEURIN Thierry et DAYANT Frédéric

Website and Registration Manager

NGUYEN Dinh Hoang, TRAN Antonella, GALEA Gregory

Transportation manager


Responsible for public relations, communication and sponsorship


Security Manager

COIC David

Gymnasium logistics manager

GALEA Gregory

Decoration manager

NGUYEN Dinh Hoang, TRAN Antonella, TRAN Nguyen Dao

Accommodation and catering manager

TRAN Antonella, CROZON-CAZIN Serge, HOANG Viet, LAROUBINE Sigrid, GREGORI Emmanuel

Communication, media, video and photography manager

 Article 3 :         Technical Committee 



Grand Master TRAN Nguyen Dao (Fr)

President of the jury

Grand MasterNGUYEN Tien Hoi (Ger)

Grand MasterNGUYEN The Hung (USA)

Grand MasterVO Trung (USA)

Vice- President of the jury

MasterGUERRIB Amar (Fr)

Director of the Competitions

MasterHA Kim Khanh (Fr)

MasterMIESCH Philippe (Fr)

MasterDOUIF Seydina (Senegal)

Organization of theses presentation

MasterHA Chi Thanh (Ch)

MasterPhi Long (Fr)

MasterNguyen T. Kevin (USA)

Responsible for claims

MasterCrozon Serge (Fr)

MasterAppiah Georges (Ger)

MasterMendez Francisco Javier (Es)

Directors ofBlack beltSparring events

MasterGREGORI Emmanuel (Fr)

MasterHOLZWARTH Mark (Ger)

MasterNASSOURI Moussa (Burkina-Faso)

Directors ofblue beltSparring events

MasterBloume Daniel (Fr)

MasterPY Michel (Fr)

MasterNGUYEN Ba Duong (USA)

MasterPHUNG Nguyen (Bel)

Directors ofBlack belttechnical events

MasterHa Kim Chung (Fr)

MasterTA Jean Pierre (Fr)

MasterNGUYEN Van Tam (USA)

Directors ofBlue belttechnical events

MasterTRAN Antonella (Fr)

MasterPHAM Thi Cuc (Fr)

MasterMai Guerrib (Fr)

Directors ofChildrenevents

Article 4 :         Participation - Invitation

  1. All the Federations, Associations, Centers, Clubs … member of the World Federation or guests of the O.C. can register without any limitation on the number of participants. 
  2. All the presidents of the National federation, members of the World Federation, all the masters (as from 4th Dang), members of the World Council of Masters and guests of the O.C. are official guests of the Cup. The O.C. will cover all the fees for lodging and food during the duration of the Cup, from July 20 to 23, 2022.

 Article 5 :         Delegation information 

Each delegation must send an official member list to the O.C. prior June 15, 2022with the following information: 

  • Name, surname – birth date – address – nationality
  • Passport number (except for passport holders of the following countries: European Community & Schengen countries)
  • Category: responsible, competitor, accompanying person
  • Degree – Blood type – weight (in kilograms, only for sparring competitors) 

Consent of the holder of parental authorization is required for minor children. 

The C.O. will respond to the acceptance or rejection of entries no later than July 01, 2022. 

The payment of accommodation, food, entry and competition costs must be made before May 31, 2022to the following account number payable to:

Name of the recipient: Vovinam-Viet Vo Dao


IBAN: FR76 1870 6000 0097 5345 7792 779


The C.O. reserves the right to refuse registration for non-payment or late payment. 

Article 6 :         Responsible for delegations 

  1. Each delegation must be composed of the following persons: 
    • A Delegation Head: administrative contact person and representative of the delegation
    • An instructor: contact person for competitions, coach and medical assistant for the delegation
    • A Translator: for foreign delegations who do not speak French, English or Vietnamese
  2. One person can have two or three of the above-mentioned responsibilities.
    • 3.The delegation instructor cannot be a competitor, member of a jury or member of the referee team.
    • 4.The competitors – technique or sparring – cannot be member of a jury or member of the referee team.
    • 5.Each delegation is entirely responsible for its own material and participants (competitors and accompanists). The delegation head is in charge of any activity performed by its members. The O.C. will not have any liability concerning any loss of material or personal objects. 

Article 7 :         Official uniform for the delegation 

    1. The official Vo Phuc for competitors is as follow: 
      • The Blue-Sky Vo Phuc of Vovinam-VietVoDao.
      • The only official badge of Vovinam-VVÐ on the left side of the chest on the Vo Phuc.
      • Optional: only one distinctive sign allowed. It is the name of the country or the state or the department of the delegation. The letters must be appeared in red color. Its location could be on the right arm or the back of the Vo Phuc. Example: "Senegal”, "France", or "Paris", "Geneva"...
      • Optional: the name of the competitor could be written on the Vo Phuc, located on the right side of the chest with the following requirements:
      • For Blue Belts: the name in yellow with a Blue-Sky background
      • For Black Belts and Yellow Belts: the name in Red with a Yellow background
      • For Black Belt from 4th Dang: the name in White with a Red background
    2. The official belt is as follow: 
      • Little belt with the degree (stripes) on the right side. No other written word allowed, except the term "Vovinam-Viet Vo Dao".
      • For Blue Belt: Blue belt with yellow stripes on the right side.
      • For Black Belt or Yellow or 4th Dang: Black belt with White stripes on the right side (except for judges and refereesexcept for the judges and referees who will wear the yellow belt with red barrette on the right side or the red belt lined with yellow).
    3. The O.C. will exclude any participant who does not follow those rules from any competition. 

Article 8 :         Function of the Technical committee

  1. Referees and Judges 
    • The Referees and the Judges cannot be at the same time Competitors or Trainers.
    • The Referees and the Judges will be selected and appointed by the President of the Jury and the Director Competition.
  2. Condition to be a Judge and Referee 
    • The Judges and the Referees must be at least 18 years old the day of competition.
    • To be Judge of the Black Belt sparring championships, the candidates must be at least of level 4th Dang.
    • To be Referee, the candidates must be at least black belt of level 3rd Dang. 
  3. Doctor and times-Keeper Judge Nomination
    • The presence of a doctor or a team of qualified first-aid workers is obligatory. Their role is to ensure medical care, as necessary, which might occur in the enclosure where the competition is held.
    • The times-keeper judges, the doctors, the first-aid workers, the mats, the materials of competitions, will be selected and/or appointed by the President of the Organization Committee. 

Article 9 :         The president of the Jury 

Has the role: 

  • To designate the Referees and the Judges with the Director of Competition.
  • With assistants, ensure the smooth running of juries.
  • To arbitrate and guarantee the right appreciation of the members of the Jury.
  • To take disciplinary measures against the candidates or the delegations, as required, when rules are infringed.
  • To sign the final results sheets of each test and the diplomas awarded to candidates 

Article 10 :     The Director of Competition

Has the role: 

  • To designate the Referees and the Judges with the President of the jury.
  • To coordinate the totality of the Cup competitions.
  • To arbitrate and make decisions for all the problems involved in the competition except those involving regulation of the Cup. 

Article 11 :     Insurance - Responsibility

  1. Insurance
    • All the competitors – for technique or sparring – must have a valid national license or insurance and national medical certificate (aptitude for the competition). The medical examination preliminary to the competition must comprise a complete clinical examination, with particular emphasis on the cardiovascular, locomotion apparatus and with the coetaneous coating. 
    • The O.C. will not be subject to any liability for anyone not adhering to this regulation. 
  2. Responsibility
    • Each participating delegation is autonomous, and fully responsible for its equipment and the people who depend on it (competitors and guides). The head of the delegation is responsible for all the actions of the members of their delegation. The responsibility of the C.O. cannot in any way be blamed in the event of loss of materials or personal objects. 

Article 12 :     Control anti-drug 

Anti-drugs controls may be operated at any time. These controls carried out at the initiative of the O.C. of the Cup. 

Anti-doping controls may be organized by the competent Authority on its territory. 

If a candidate controlled positive, severe disciplinary actions will be applied. 

The instructors, the delegations’ heads and all people who would have contributed directly or indirectly to doping are liable to the same disciplinary actions. 

Article 13 :     Hygiene and safety in the gym 

Weapons may only be used during events or in designated areas. Weapons and sports bags should not be left without protection / surveillance and throws around. In all cases, participants must ensure the safety of others and themselves. 

Eating and drinking in the gym or in a non-designated place is strictly prohibited. It is expected that the waste will be sorted and placed in the specific bins. 

Article 14 :     Disciplinary measures 

Absolutely forbidden any political, racial or religious discussion, claims or manifestation during the competition. 

Article 15 :     Sanction. 

If one or more of the above rules infringed, the O.C. has the right to give a sanction, which can result in the exclusion of one or more persons and in some cases the entire delegation without appeal. 

Article 16 :     Off regulation 

The O.C. will decide any event not mentioned in the previous article. 

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