Dear WAKO members,
Please find herewith attached important documents that according to the WAKO Medical Regulations each competitor will have to fill in and deliver at the moment of accreditation and official weigh-in in Budapest (Hungary) in occasion of next World Championships 2017.
It is really important that you provide to distribute the following documentation to your medical teams and also your Coaching teams, who in turn will have to inform all athletes of these documents and procedure.
Documents attached :
1. WAKO Liability Waiver Form :
Must be signed by EVERY participant and official at WAKO Continental – World Championships;
2. WAKO Medical Questionnaire :
Must be filled out completely and signed by every competitor and official at the morning of weight control and medical check and handed in to the doctor, before they begin the medical check or register as a referee;
3. WAKO Medical Form : This form must be signed and stamped by a qualified doctor and brought with you when presenting yourself for Medical Check and weight control.
*** Special Note no group sign off is allowed, this document must be signed and stamped for every individual attending the championships***
You can find current WAKO IF Medical Regulations on WAKO website at the following link:
ATTENTION : It is responsibility of each national team to bring English language Medical Form, insurance, and Liability Waiver.
If there is not English language Medical Examination Form, the medical exam and ECG can be conducted in one of the Budapest hospitals (by payment) or on spot by the official doctor of the event ( price is 40,00 Euro ).
Medical check is mandatory for both ring and tatami, except musical forms.
Failure to comply with any of the above will result in the team being unable to participate in the Championships.
Thanks for your attention, best regards