FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Last updated 211201

WHEN AND WHERE

Date: December 4-5, 2021
Venue: Fryshuset Arena, Stockholm.

ENTRANCE & TICKETS INFO

For visitors: Nordic Open Wushu Championships is a part of TAWK. See event web site for more info.

For participants: Entry pass will be provided upon registration on site
For all weigh in, go to registration.

Opening hours venue:
Saturday Dec 4: 08:00 -18:00
Sunday Dec 5: 08.00 – 17:00

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How much is the total cost to participate in the Nordic Open Wushu Championships?
The cost to participate is 35 EUR per athlete for each competition; sanda, taolu and tuishou.
Additionally, in taolu and tuishou the first class is 35 EUR and all the following classes are another 10 EUR.
E.g: traditional hand form: 35 EUR, traditional weapon form: 10 EUR = total 45 EUR for two classes. You can register up to four (4) classes per person in taolu, and two i Tuishou.

How about accommodation and travel expenses?
All teams and athletes book and pay for their own accommodation, food and travelling. We have two dedicated event hotels with discounted rates and free cancelation.
Read our practical info page for all necessary information and different options.
Most hotels do not require advance pay when you make the reservation, and it is also possible to cancel. So be sure to book your stay in time!

Are there any additional costs?
No, there are no mandatory additional costs.

What else is in the program?
See TAWK

Do we have to bring judges to participate with our team?
No, it is not mandatory to bring judges. However, if you have a judge on your team we will be happy to have him or her on the judges team, if needed. Email us on info@nordicopenwushu.se.

When do we have to arrive to Stockholm?
No later than December 3 for sanda, or dec 4 for taolu.

Where and when is the registration in Stockholm?
You can register on Friday December 3 at the Motel-L (event hotel), or at the venue Saturday December 4 between 8:008:30 for early competition start, and during the day until 15:00.
We strongly recommend arrival on December 3.

Where and when is the weight in for Sanda & Tuishou?
Friday December 3 between 16:30–19:00 at Motel L
or
Saturday December 4 between 8:009:30(Sanda), 9:30-10:00 (Tuishou) at the venue.

When does the competition start?
Competition starts at 9:00 on December 4. För time schedule for all competitions see brackets for the competition
For general information and program for the whole TAWK event, see tawk.se

When does the competition end?
The competition ends at 18:00 on Saturday December 4 (Sanda), and 15:30 on Sunday December 5 (Taolu).
Day 1 Sanda and Push hands, and day 2 taolu.
For full detailed schedule see brackets for the competition

How do I register to the competition?
Register on Smoothcomp competition system.
There, you first create an account and register as a coach/ team leader in the system, together with you club name or team.
Then, as the first registered person, you become manager for this club/team. After this you can now register all your team members, or they can do it by themselves, and join the club/team you have set up.
It is also possible to register without any team.
All athletes must create an own account (or the manager can also do this for everybody).
Technical questions about the registration you contact support@smoocomp.com
All questions about the competition and practical matters, you contact info@nordicopenwushu.se

What is your recommendation as the organizer, to register as smoothly as possible for this event?
1) Register each of your team member(or yourself) online (see main event site for the links to Smoothcomp registration system).
2) Pay the fee by credit card.
3) Book your travel to and from Stockholm.
4) Book your accommodation in Stockholm for (at least) two days stay: Dec 3-5. See recommended event hotels here!
5) Send us an email with your team name, and the names of all of your team members, including coaches and team leaders, and confirm the participation.
6) Well that´s it!