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Karate
DATE
Saturday, August 5, 2017

SCHEDULE
8:00am-9:00am On-Site Registration/Checkin
9:15am Rules Meeting - Mandatory
9:30am Competition begins


VENUE
DeVos Place Convention Center
303 Monroe Ave. NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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SPORT DIRECTOR
Sensei Marcus Allen
Email: marcus@stategameskarate.com


REGISTRATION



On-site registration is also available same day (please note the fee difference)*
*Only Athletes from Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Ohio and Ontario, Canada will be able to register on-site.

REGISTRATION FEES & DEADLINES

IF REGISTERED BY THE DISCOUNT DEADLINE OF FRIDAY, JUNE 30:

First Event: $45 per participant

Additional Events: $10 per event

IF REGISTERED AFTER JUNE 30 (Including the Day Of):

First Event: $55 per participant

Additional Events: $10 per event

MULTI-EVENT DISCOUNT NOTE: If registering for multiple events, allentries must occur in the same transaction to receive the multi-eventdiscount.

FORMAT

The State Games of America Open Karate Championships will beopen to all stylesand schools.

DIVISIONS

Forms, Weapons and Sparring
Senior, Adult and Kids
Advanced, Novice and Intermediate

Division for all ages 6 and up!

*Must have at least 5 participants to hold a division

The SGOA Karate Tournament is open to martial artists of all styles! We do not have musical divisions, team divisions, or board-breaking at our tournament.

SPECTATOR FEE

Please visit the Admissions page for more information.

RULES:Click here to view the tournament rules and scoring

IMPORTANT INFORMATION

Judges must wear a uniform.

AWARDS
2017 State Games of America bronze, silver and gold medals will be given in each category/division

HOTEL
Be minutes away from the DeVos Place when you stay at the Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, the JW Marriott, the Courtyard by Marriott, Homewood Suites by Hilton Downtown or the Holiday Inn Grand Rapids Downtown. Take advanage of the discounted athlete rate by booking through the State Games of America.Click here to book your hotel.


FOR QUESTIONS

Karate Questions? Contact Sensei Marcus Allen - Tournament Director at(616) 438-6850 ormarcus@stategameskarate.com

Other Questions?Contact theState Games of Michiganoffice at616-608-1855 or registration@stategamesofmichigan.org

All dates, times, locations and formats are tentative at this time. TheWest Michigan Sports Commissionreserves the right to make changesto the sport information noted on this page. Some dates, locations and times may change due to registration numbers.Participants are encouraged to check sport info often for any changes.


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