This competition is open to ALL junior tug of war clubs from home and abroad.
There are no pre-qualification events, and all teams are encouraged and very welcome to take part.
Fri 23rd Aug 2019 - 1300hrs Competitors start to Arrive
Sat 24th Aug 2019 – 1030hrs GENSB Opening Ceremony and commencement of competition
Sat 24th Aug 2019 – 1700hrs Competition Finishes.
Sun 25th Aug 2019 – 0900hrs Competitors start to Depart
Venue and Accommodation:
St Martin's Plain Training Camp, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3JG
The accommodation and competition ground is all located on the same site. The accommodation is hostel standard accommodation.
The cost of accommodation (half board) for two nights is £85 / 95 euros per person.
The entry fee per team is £50
The weight class is 560 kilos
Mixed gender teams are allowed
Teams can be made up of 7 to 10 competitors as long as the weight limit is not exceeded
Including girls in a team gives a bonus of 10 kilos for each girl limited to a total team weight of 600 kilos.
A puller (any gender) is eligible to participate in the GENSB tournament from the beginning of the year in which they reach the age of 12 years until the end of the year in which they reach the age of 18 years
Any remaining pullers who are available who are not taking part with their own team will be organised into mixed teams to ensure that everyone has the opportunity to participate
The competition will otherwise be contested using TWIF International Competition Rules
Further information about the GENSB tournament and how to register to take part can be found at www.gensb.eu