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5th Annual International Isshin Ryu Karate Championships!

Sunday, October 18th, 2015

This tournament celebrates the spirit of Isshin Ryu Karate and brings together Isshin Ryu practitioners, regardless of lineage or organization, for a competitive event, with an emphasis on respect, friendship and honor. It is a Traditional Karate tournament with divisions for Kata, Kobudo (weapons kata) and Kumite (sparring). It is conducted under modified AAU Karate rules. This year we also have two team events: Demonstration and Team Kata!

 

REGISTRATION: This is a pre-registration only event. Register by October 11th to avoid late fee of additional $20. Last day to register is October 14th at 11pm. No registrations will be taken at the door.

 

Register online at: www.tinyurl.com/IIKF2015

or Download a paper registration form!

View and download our full tournament rules and information!

 

$50 - 1 Event

$60 - 2 Events

$70 - 3 Events

$30 - Team competition

 

Spectator Fee:

$8 for ages 9 and up; $5 for 6-8 years old. 5 and under is free. Food concessions will be available.

 

Call (585) 475-9250 or (585) 429-6340 if you have questions. You can also email us at info@iikf.org.

 

INDIVIDUAL EVENTS:

Kobudo (weapons) - number scoring

Kata - flag system scoring

Kumite (sparring) - double elimination chart

 

TEAM EVENTS:

Demonstration (Synchronized Kata/Self- Defense/Creative Show/etc.): 2 - 8 competitors will be allowed to demonstrate a routine of martial arts skills that may include synchronized or choreographed katas, partner/group self-defense, or other related skills.

 

Team Kata: 3 person teams. Each competitor will perform a kata individually. Team members do not have to perform the same kata and can be mixed male/female with mixed belt levels. Teams will compete in the age group of their oldest team member. Judging will be a point system. Awards will be based on the team’s total points.

 

EVENT TIMES:

9:00 a.m. Rules & information meeting

9:15 a.m. Advanced, 19yrs & up, male/female

9:45 a.m. 5-8 yrs. (all divisions)

10:30 a.m. 9-12 yrs (all divisions)

12:00 p.m. 13-18 yrs. (all divisions)

12:30 p.m. 19yrs & up (beginner, intermediate, novice)

1:00 p.m. Team Events

 

(Note: These are anticipated start times, not exact start times, so don’t arrive later than the scheduled time for your division or it may have already run.)


Past IIFK Events

2014 Events

 

Annual Winter Black Belt Training Seminar

February 2014, Rochester, New York

 

The 2014 International Isshin-Ryu Karate Championships

October 2014, Rochester, New York

 

2013 Events

 

IIKF Charter School Business Seminars & IIKF Black Belt Seminars

January 2013, Rochester, New York

 

IIKF Seminar: Isshin Ryu Roots

May 2013, Rochester, New York

 

IIKF Skills Workshop: Kata & Sparring

March 2013, Rochester, New York

 

The 2013 International Isshin-Ryu Karate Championships

October 2013, Rochester, New York

 

2012 Events

 

Winter Black Belt Training Seminar

February 2012, Rochester, NY

 

IIKF Martial Arts 4x4 Mini Camp (Capoeira/Kung Fu/Judo/Escrima)

May 2012, Rochester, NY


IIKF Training Seminars with Sensei Jackie Dorsey and Sensei Kelly Williams

June 2012, Rochester, New York


IIKF Seminars and IIKF Dan Testing with Master Matt Dorsey and Master Curt Sawyer

June 2012, Newington, New Hampshire

IIKF Seminars with Master Matt Dorsey and Master Curt Sawyer

June 2012, Barrington, New Hampshire

Iaido Seminar with Master Matt Dorsey

July 2012, Rochester, New York

IIKF Beach Workout
July 2012, Rochester, New York

Tonfa Seminars with Master Curt Sawyer

August 2012, Rochester, New York

 

Master Joe Jennings Seminar Tour

October 2012, Upstate New York & New Hampshire

 

The 2012 International Isshin-Ryu Karate Championships

October 2012, Rochester, New York

 

2011 Events

 

Winter Black Belt Training Seminar & IIKF Kick Off

February 2011, Rochester, New York

 

Student Training Seminars with Master Curt Sawyer and Master Matt Dorsey

March 2011, Rochester, New York

 

SPAR-A-THON!

April 2011, Fundraising event at all participating IIKF Charter Dojos

 

Spring Martial Arts Training Camp Taught (Jiu-Jitsu/Kendo/Iaido/Escrima)

April 2011, Rochester, New York

 

Black Belt Training Seminar

May 2011, Webster, New York

 

Master Dorsey's Seminar Series

May 2011, New Hampshire

 

IIKF Beach Workout

July 2011, Rochester, New York

 

IIKF Charter School Owners & Staff Seminar

July 2011, Rochester, New York

 

Master Joseph Jennings Seminar Series

July 2011, Rochester & Buffalo, New York

 

The 2011 International Isshin-Ryu Karate Championships

October 2011, Rochester, New York