Types of Tournaments

Each year Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior level tournaments besides Mai Bhago Gatka Cup (State level Women tournament) shall be organised by the National Gatka Association of India (NGAI) and International Sikh Martial Art Academy (ISMAA) which are listed below. In addition to this, other official tournaments and suggested competitions shall be arranged by NGAI and its state/district units which are as follows :
1.    Block/District Gatka tournaments- (Sub-Junior, Junior & Senior level)
2.    Inter-District/State Gatka tournaments-(Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior level)
3.    Inter-State/National Gatka championship-(Sub-Junior, Junior and Senior level)
4.    Asian Gatka championship-(Junior and Senior level)
5.    Commonwealth Gatka championship-(Junior and Senior level)
6.    World Gatka championship-(Junior and Senior level)
7.    Veteran Gatka championship at State/National level

Official Tournaments and suggested competitions for the SGFI/State School Education Departments are as follows :
1.    Block and District School Games Gatka competition-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)
2.    Inter-District/State School Games Gatka tournaments-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)
3.    Inter-State/National School Games Gatka championship-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)
4.    Asian School games Gatka championship-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)
5.    Commonwealth School Games Gatka championship-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)
6.    World School Games Gatka championship-(Sub-Junior, Junior level)

Cultural competitions being held by Punjab School Education Board and other States ;
1.    Zonal level Gatka demonstration competitions
2.    Inter-Zonal (State) Gatka demonstration competitions

Official tournaments/suggested competitions for AIU/Universities/Colleges are ;
1.    University’s Inter-College Gatka tournaments
2.    Inter-University Gatka championship
3.    Zonal University Gatka championships
4.    World University Gatka championship