WAKO Singapore: Ring Sports of WAKO - 3 Different Disciplines

Did you know that there are 3 different Kickboxing Ring Sport Disciplines under the umbrella of Ring Sports of WAKO?


Let's zoom in on what each discipline offers!


1) Low Kick

Low Kick can be defined as full contact kickboxing in which there is also the possibility of attacking the opponent’s legs with clean kicks. All other definitions are as those of full contact kickboxing


WAKO Singapore - Low Kick

Main Rules

  • Opponents are allowed to hit each other with punches and kicks, striking the thigh (only from outside to inside and vice versa) which can be attacked using the shin.

  • Foot sweeps are allowed.

  • Elbows and knees are forbidden.

  • Clinch fighting and throws forbidden.


2) Full Contact

Full Contact is a discipline of Kickboxing where the intention of a fighter is to beat his opponent with sheer power and strength.


WAKO Singapore - Full Contact Sample Photo

Main Rules

  • Opponents are allowed to hit each other with punches and kicks, striking above the waist and below the ankle/mid-calf.

  • Foot sweeps are allowed.

  • Elbows and knees are forbidden.

  • Clinch fighting and throws are forbidden

3) K1

K1 is essentially similar to Low Kick Rules, with the addition of knee strikes.

WAKO Singapore - K1 Kickboxing

Main Rules

  • Opponents are allowed to hit each other with punches and kicks. Legs and any other part of the body can be attacked using the shin.

  • Foot sweeps are allowed.

  • Elbows are forbidden.

  • Throws are forbidden.

  • Clinching must be less than 5 seconds. Kickboxers are allowed to hold the opponent's neck with both hands in order to attack only with the knee. You are only allowed one knee strike per clinch exchange.


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