[QUOTE=neilL;135087]According to the WFTF Rules dated April 2012 (nothing newer on their web site)
"A legal seat may be used to support the rear foot and/or ankle, or to keep the knee clean provided that the foot has contact with the ground. "
This is where a lot of people miss understand the kneeling rule.
The key word is OR not BOTH
It would seem the German organiser's are enforcing a rule that often get's over looked or abused to one's advantage.