Gemeiner Academy of Savate,
Australia’s official member of the
Federation Internationale de Savate
Australian Savate Open Competition 2018 Gold Coast, Australia
Sunday 18 November 2018
Southern Cross Martial Arts
2/54 Kingston Drive, Helensvale Gold Coast 4212
Assaut (light contact)
3 rounds of 1minute 30 second each
45 second break between rounds
Federation Internationale de Savate ‘Gant Rouge’ (Red Glove) or above.
Evidence of competitors’ qualification may be required as a prerequisite to registration. If you are interested in competing but have not yet attained Gant Rouge level you still may be eligible, contact Craig Gemeiner at
For more information about registration, see:
Midnight (AEST) Wednesday 31st October 2018
Recommended arrival time: 9:00am
Weigh in opens: 9:30am
Weigh in closes: 9:45am
Savate Stage /Seminar: 10:00am
Competition starts: 11:30am
Competition ends: 5:30pm
You can get to the venue by taxi or Uber vehicle from the Helensvale Train station.
To get to the Helensvale Train Station from the Gold Coast Airport, take Surfside Bus 777 Rout to Broadbeach South tram G: Link Tram Station. The trip takes about 40 minutes. From there, take the G: Link to Helensvale Train Station. That trip takes about 45minutes.
For more information about this route, see:
To get to Helensvale Train Station from Brisbane Airport, take the Airtrain to Helensvale Station. That trip takes about 90 minutes. For more information about this route, see: http://airtrain.com.au/gold-coast-connect
Unfortunately, the Academy cannot provide accommodation. However, the Gold Coast is Australia’s premier tourist destination, and has an abundance of accommodation options.
See, for example: