OFFICIAL New Zealand Age Group Fitness Champs. Online postal competition, naming the fittest man and woman in each age group in New Zealand. 4 workouts will be released Monday 21st November at 4am giving athletes until 11:59pm on Friday 25th November to complete, film and submit scores/videos.
All times are in Auckland, New Zealand time zone.
Registration fee - $25 NZD
Date - Monday 21st November - Friday 25th November 2016
Registrations will remain open until score submission deadline on Friday 25th November.
16 years & UNDER
NOTE: All ages are taken from 4am on Friday 21st November 2016. Your age at this time will determine which age category you will compete in.
All athletes over 50+ will compete in the same age category. However, athletes that are 60+ may have different weights/movement standards.
Clothing orders must be in by Monday 31st October 2016. All orders will be processed at this date.
PRIZE MONEY AND PRIZE PACKS
Total of $7,800 is up for grabs in prize money and sponsor prize packs for all winners.
All workouts will have a scaled option for each age group. Allowing athletes to submit their scores and appear on the leaderboard. Athletes that have scaled the workouts will have 'Scaled' beside their name.
All workouts will be released Monday 21st November 2016 at 4am. Every athlete, independent or training in an affiliate can take part in the BoxFit Champs New Zealand. Score submission will be done through the WODcast platform. On this platform, the athlete will have to complete his/her online profile and specify his/her affiliate. All workout scores/videos must be submitted no later than Friday 25th November 2016 at 11:59pm. It is the sole responsibility of the athlete competing to have submitted all scores and videos in the time frame given and have them verified by their head coach. Failure to submit workout scores/videos and have them verified by your head coach within the allocated time frame will result in a nil score for that workout.
Affiliated: Your head coach will verify your scores inside the WODcast platform. Once verified you will come up on the leaderboard. Videos must be submitted if the athlete is to be eligible for prize money, sponsor prizes and a top 5 placing. Please make sure videos are uploaded with a link on the WODcast platform.
Unaffiliated: Competition HQ will directly evaluate your videos. For your scores to count we will need to review all workout videos. Please make sure videos are uploaded with a link on the WODcast platform.
VIDEO SUBMISSIONS STANDARDS
To make sure the video is valid, please specify your name, age group, the equipment and the weights used during the workout and the score at the end (time, repetitions or weight)
It is your responsibility as the athlete to position the camera so that we can evaluate all the movements and their standards correctly.
We recommend uploading your workouts to YouTube as soon as you have completed each workout.
Follow the link below for more info on how to upload videos that are longer than 15mins.
Your video will be judged using competition standards, they might be seen as:
-Good with minor penalty (1 to 4 no reps). In this case the video will be valid but your score will decrease by 1 to 4 reps.
-Good with major penalty (at least 5 no reps). In this case, the video will be valid but your score will decrease by 15%.
-Good with major penalty (at least 5 missing reps). In this case, the video will be valid but your score will decrease by 15%.
-Invalid (Video is rejected because movement standards, workout standards or video quality is not respected). In this case, the workout will not be valid.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Athletes agree to submit scores and videos within the allocated timeframe. Completing movements and workouts to the standards set by Competition HQ. Recording workouts in accordance with the rules outlined under the video guidelines. Allowing Competition HQ to provide your email address to competition sponsors. Once purchase of entry has gone through there are no refunds and no name changes to entries. Athletes are not allowed to enter both BoxFit Champs Australia and BoxFit Champs New Zealand.