Riga Cup & Yumura Cup 2021


Sportsmen and sport professionals arriving from foreign countries included in the list of risk countries prepared by the Latvian Diseases prevention and control center (SPKC) (www.covid19.gov.lv) are allowed to enter Latvia and to participate in international sport events subject to passing two COVID-19 tests with negative results:

  • The first test should be passed not earlier than 3 (three) days before the arrival to Latvia;
  • The second test should be passed 1 (one) day after the arrival to Latvia (a person should observe a self-isolation until the results of the second test are available);
  • The third or additional test should be passed if the person taking part in an international sport event should stay in Latvia longer then 5 (five) days.
Upon the arrival to Latvia foreign sportsmen and sport professionals should provide to the sport event organizers a confirmation that they will observe all the applicable restrictions and control their health condition.

The sportsmen will not be allowed to use public transport and will have to use either personal transport or transport provided by the international sport event organizers.

A person taking part in an international sport event will not be allowed to visit other public places including bars and restaurants. He or she will also have to limit contacts with other people during the event.

Kendo tournaments “Riga Cup & Yumura Cup 2021” and Kendo seminar will be held in Riga on July 17th – 18th, 2021 and will be hosted by Latvian Kendo federation.

Categories of tournament participants:

Children individual championship
10-13 years;
10-13 years;
14-18 years;
Men’s individual championship;
Women’s individual championship;
Men’s teams (3 participants per team);
Women’s teams (3 participants per team);

We warmly welcome all participants!!!

Date: July 17th-18th, 2021

Place of seminar and Taikai:

Saturday and Sunday:

School Gym at “Rigas Teikas Vidusskola”, Aizkraukles iela 14, Riga, Latvia



Participation Fees:

Individual Competition: EUR 25;

Team competition per member of the team: EUR 25;

Children (10-13 y.o.) EUR 25;

Please pay in cash at your arrival in the School Gym.


Saturday July 17th, 2021
09:00-13:00 “Yumura Cup 2021”, individuals

Sunday July 18th, 2021
10:00-13:00 “Riga Cup 2021”, Women’s & Men’s team tournaments

Due to contest some schedule changes are possible.


Accommodation during the event is made by own arrangement and at own expense (list of hotels will be provided):

“Days Hotel Riga VEF”, Brivibas iela 199c, LV-1039, Riga, Latvia


“Hotel TOMO”, Raunas iela 44, LV-1039, Riga, Latvia



Address: Caunes iela 15, Vidzemes priekšpilsēta, Rīga, LV-1006, Latvia.


You are also free to arrange your own accommodation.

Map of public transport:


Registration for participation:
All application forms must be sent until July 15th 2021.

Application form:https://forms.gle/H1gzPdZLetWcFnko7


The organizer accepts no liability.


Competition participants should arrive to the sport hall at 8.30 on Saturday, so we could check COVID-19 certificates and tests. We are honored and proud that the Masahito YUMURA sensei (Kendo Hanshi, 8 dan) has provided the Cups (Yumura Cup) for first place in the individual tournament. Regulations of the matches will follow “The Regulation of Kendo Shiai and Shinpan” set by the Federation of International Kendo (FIK). Individual Men/Women’s tournament with no grade restriction, minimal age: 16. Men’s teams (3 participants per team); Women’s teams (3 participants per team); Mixed teams (participants from different countries in one team) should get an approval from organizing committee of the tournament. The organizer reserves the right to modify and adjust the competition program if necessary. The exact program and regulations will be announced on the competition day.

For more information and questions please use e-mail: kwon@apollo.lv (Vladimir Kindzulis)

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