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Regulations – British Championships 2017

Great Britain Savate Federation
British Savate Assaut Championships 2017
6th May 2017
Broadwater School, Summer’s Rd, Godalming GU7 3BW

REGULATIONS

Timetable
9:00am – Arrivals
9:30am – Weigh-in opens
10:30am – Weigh-in closes
11:00am – Fights start
6:00pm – Fights finish

Participation
– Athletes must meet one or more of the GB title eligibility requirements, these being:
1) hold a UK passport.

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British Savate Assaut Champions 2015

Results of the British Savate Assaut Championships 2015, held in Farncombe, Surrey on 4th July.

Congratulations to the Champions:

  • M65 Emmanuel Roux (London)
  • M70 Tom Bowles (London)
  • M75 James Antill (Guildford)
  • M80 James Southwood (London)
  • M85 Kalle Heinola (Oxford)
  • M85+ Judah Wheeler (London)

And Vice-Champions

  • M65 Matt Humphries (Guildford)
  • M70 Luke Hassan (Birmingham)
  • M75 Hugo Valette (London)
  • M80 Charlie Howes (Guildford)
  • M85 Jasbir Nagi (Guildford)
  • M85+ Tom Handley (London)

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Regulations – British Championships 2015

Great Britain Savate Federation
British Savate Assaut Championships 2015
4th July 2015
Broadwater School, Summer’s Rd, Godalming GU7 3BW

REGULATIONS

Timetable
9:00am – Arrivals
9:30am – Weigh-in opens
10:30am – Weigh-in closes
11:00am – Fights start
6:00pm – Fights finish
Barbecue and social afterwards

Participation
– Athletes must hold a valid GBSF licence, purchased from a GBSF member club or,

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GBSF New Year Social!

The GBSF is having a social on Saturday 3rd January 2015 to celebrate the New Year.

We will be gathering from 6pm at The Refinery, located between Waterloo and London Bridge stations in London (http://www.therefinerybar.co.uk – Nearest tube station Southwark).

Partners, families, friends, supporters are all welcome! We would like this celebration of the New Year to include everyone who is in any way a part of the GBSF.

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British Fighter Wins World Savate Title

FOR RELEASE

British Fighter Wins World Title in Savate, French Boxing.

6th November 2014, London

In Rome on Saturday night, 1st Nov, James Southwood of London became the first British World Champion in Boxe-Francaise Savate, a kickboxing sport from France.

The World Championships in Savate Assaut 2014 saw around 220 athletes from more than 30 nations come to Rome between 30th October and 1st November. The usually dominant French team is selected from tens of thousands of practitioners with a legion of top coaches and government funding.

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World Savate Assaut Championships 2014

The World Championships in Savate Assaut 2014 were held In Rome between 30th October and 1st November.

Team GB sent 3 men and 4 women. GBSF President James Southwood became the first ever British World Champion. James Antill won his second World Silver medal. Full report soon.

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Look the part – Savate team kit crowdfunding 2014

The GB Savate team is crowdfunding to buy team kit for the World Savate Assaut Championships 2014, to be held in Rome 31 Oct – 01 Nov. To help the team look like the winners they are, please head to http://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/GB-Savate-World-Kit/ and pick up a perk in return for your support.

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GBSF Championships 2014

The British Savate Assaut Championships were held on 7th June in Broadwater School, Farncombe, Godalming, Surrey.

The GBSF was thrilled to welcome teams from Finland, Holland and Ireland as well as local fighters. 48 competitors entered in total.

The championships consisted of 52 fights, including novice matches, international matches and championship bouts. Congratulations to all of the fighters who worked very hard to put on a great show!

The 2014 Champions are:

Male 65-70kg
Champion: Nigel Tropman
Vice-Champion: Simon Blackwell

Male 70-75kg
Champion: James Antill
Vice-Champion: Pierre Canel

Male 75-80kg
Champion: James Southwood
Vice-Champion: Charlie Howes

Male 80-85kg
Champion: Kalle Heinola
Vice-Champion: Tom Handley

Male 85+kg
Champion: Judah Wheeler
Vice-Champion: Grant Campbell

Female 60-65kg
Champion: Laura Gilbert
Vice-Champion: Katarzyna Marszalkiewicz-Efta

The GBSF offers deep thanks to all of the officials who worked tirelessly to keep two rings running all day.

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17/18th May 2014: Cambridge Instructors Training Weekend

On the 17th and 18th of May Savate Professors Julie Gabriel and Ollie Batts hosted an Instructors training weekend in Cambridge.

GBSF members old and new attended from the all over the country including Birmingham and north east Scotland, some 500 miles away.

After a good warm up, day one saw DTN Laura Gilbert, Treasurer Jasbir Nagi, and the hosts run through Blue, Green and White syllabi prior to grading with Initiateurs and attending members.

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The GBSF congratulates new Instructors!

The GBSF would like to congratulate the following members who have attained Instructor status:

Moniteur (full instructor):

Morgan Alexander
Jon West
Rachel Shore
James Antill

Initiateur (provisional instructor):

Andrew Usher
Rafal Tichanow

Well done!

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