DAF DANISH CHAMPIONSHIP 2020 INFORMATION
Here all relevant information can be found
LOCATION AND START TIME
Competition will be held in 'Arden Hallerne'. The address is: Hvarrevej 6-8, 9510 Arden
The event starts at 12:00. You need to weigh in before so be there 11:30 the latest.
Both men and women can compete. To compete in junior category you have to be under 21 of age.
The Schedule below is a working progress and not the final schedule.
Weight categories will be in according to the standards set by International Armwrestling Federation
If fewer than 2 in a class the competitors will moved to one higher weight class
Registration will be made online only here.
Registration is open for all arm wrestlers who train armwrestling on a regular basis in an armwrestling-club.
Entry fee = 200kr. for one category (both arms) and 300kr. for two categories (both arms).
You can compete also in a supermatch (counts as one category)
WEIGH IN PROCEDURE
Weight-in starts at 11:30 the 28th of marts.
The competitor can compete in his/her weight class or one class higher.
FOOD AND BEVERAGE
The cafeteria will be open during the event. Food, energy-drinks, sodas, protein drink, protein bars can be bought in the cafeteria. From 18:30 – 20:00 Lasagna will be served for the competitors.
SHOWER AND CHANGING ROOMS
Shower and changing rooms will be at free deposal for all the competitors doing the event.
Rules will be in compliance with the rules set by International Armwrestling Federation. A complete set of rules can be found here.
QUALIFICATION TO EM AND VM
In 2020 you do not have to qualify at Danish Nationals to attend IFA European Championships or IFA World Armwrestling Championship. The European Championships will be held in Ukraine in June 2020 . The Worlds will be held in Orlando Florida between 15th – 21st of September.
WHO CAN COMPETE?
You do not need a Danish passport to participate in the tournament. You do however need to have residence in Denmark to compete. Registration is open for all arm wrestlers who train armwrestling on a regular basis in an armwrestling-club. If you have never armwrestled before you will have to have a crash course in armwrestling. This will be provided on the same day. Here you will get an introduction to the sport and instructions on dangerous positions. This is for your own protection so that we make it as safe as possible for you to compete. If you compete in the Danish nationals and you also want to compete in IFA European Championships or IFA Worlds Championships, you will be obligated to compete for Denmark for a period of 2 years. This is a precaution made by the International Federation of Armwrestling to make sure athletes compete in the correct national championships.
Free t-shirts will be provided!