各位嵩山少林师父们您好!

为了能够精确照顾好日益增加的嵩山少林参赛者,今年的“美国功夫太极杂志社国际武术锦标赛”特别加设了“嵩山少林”组,不像往年一般直接合并在“传统功夫组”里。同时为了尽量做到公平公正的裁决,今年大会特请徐德正老师及陈飞老师来现场做裁判调配的 工作。我们希望每一个学校能推出一名裁判。同时在比赛时尽量做到一个场地里,一个学校,一位老师在场担裁判的工作。而且也不排除有非嵩山少林门派的传统师父来分担裁判的工作。

以下是2018年有关嵩山少林组的比赛规则:请各位老师仔细研读。如果有任何问题请尽量提出来讨论。
NEW Songshan Shaolin Forms (嵩山少林) Songshan Shaolin Forms include any of the major forms taught as part of the common curriculum at the original Shaolin Temple on Songshan (Song Mountain) today. This includes but is not limited to: Xiaohongquan (小洪拳), Dahongquan (大洪拳), Tongbiquan ( 通臂拳), Liuhequan (六合拳), Changhuxinyimen (长护心意门), Qixingquan (七星拳), Meihuaquan (梅花拳), Lohanquan (羅漢 拳), Taizu Changquan (太祖长拳), Paochui (炮捶), Xinyiba (心意 把), Tongzigong (童子功) et. al. This does not include forms that bear the same title which are not descended from Songshan Shaolin. Embellishments such as aerial movements and movements that are strictly gymnastic are permitted, but DO NOT COUNT towards increasing the score. If a competitor attempts any such movement and fails, they will be penalized for the failure and will not be credited if they succeed. Divisions include: Shaolin Fist (嵩山少林 - 拳), One-Handed Weapon (傳統 - 單手使用兵器), Two-Handed Weapon (傳統 - 雙手使用兵器). Age Divisions: A: 6-under, B: 7-8, C: 9-10, D: 11-13, E: 14-17, F: 18-39, G: 40+

NEW Songshan Shaolin Forms • Beginning Level: 30 sec minimum; Intermediate Level: 45 sec minimum; Advanced level: 1 minute minimum. • All levels: 2 minute maximum. • Ring Size: 20’ X 30’

NOTE: In order to make room for the new Songshan Shaolin Division, Traditional Kung Fu Weapons and Songshan Shaolin Weapons are no longer categorized by length (short vs. long) or exceptions (other). For 2018, these weapons are categorized by usage (one-handed vs. two-handed).

Traditional Kung Fu Weapons and Songshan Shaolin Weapons Traditional Kung Fu Weapons adhere to the same characteristic descriptions as Modern Wushu, with the additional stipulation that they must be combat weight not light weight, flexible wushu style weapons. For swords, Traditional Kung Fu weapons must be able support its own weight when rested point down on the ground. NEW One-Handed Weapons: These are weapons that only require one hand to operate including but not limited to Sword (Jian), Broadsword (Dao), and any short single weapons of comparable length to a single-handed sword (ie short stick, hard whip, cane, etc.) The second hand may assist in operation of the weapon and the weapon can switch hands, but the majority of the time, only one hand is used to control of the weapon. Fans, Single Chain Whips and Rope Darts also fall under this division. NEW Two-Handed Weapons: These are weapons that only require two hands to operate including but not limited to Staff, Spear, Guandao (關刀), Pudao (撲刀), Tiger Fork (大 虎扒), Two-handed swords (双手剑) Three-section Staff ( 三截棍), etc. as well as Double Weapons such as Double Broadswords (双刀), Double Straight Swords (双劍), Double Hooks (虎头双钩), Double Daggers (双匕首), Double Butterfly Knives (蝴蝶双刀), Sword and Shield etc.

Contact persons: Gigi Oh: 408-209-8150; Xu Dezheng; 510-637-8879; Chen Fei: 408-550-5888