Karate Challenge

The annu­al David Deaton Karate Stu­dios Karate Chal­lenge is our first all school func­tion of the year. The stu­dents are com­pet­ing for indi­vid­ual tro­phies as well as the cov­et­ed school tro­phy (for the school win­ning the most 1st, 2nd, and 3rd places in Forms, Fight­ing, and Weapons).

Sat­ur­day, April 8, 2017
Christ Pres­by­ter­ian Acad­e­my
2323 Old Hick­o­ry Blvd. Nashville TN, 37215
(Get direc­tions below) 
All Schools Are Closed For This Tour­na­ment

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The pur­pose of the tour­na­ment is to: 

  • To help edu­cate the stu­dent body on how to han­dle stress and pres­sure in a com­pe­ti­tion for­mat
  • To help raise funds for Project Spar­row which helps with tuition for finan­cial­ly chal­lenged fam­i­lies

Detailed infor­ma­tion on the who, what, when, and where is list­ed below and, of course, you can always stop by the front desk or email us with any ques­tions.

Reg­is­tra­tion starts Wednes­day, March 13.

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Entry Fee Information

  • By Thurs­day, April 6: $45 (BBC $40).
  • After April 6, or at the door (day of event): $50 (BBC $45) No Dis­counts

Each com­pe­ti­tion entry fee includes 2 spec­ta­tor tick­ets. Addi­tion­al spec­ta­tor tick­ets are $3 each at the door. Chil­dren 3 and under are free. There will be addi­tion­al fam­i­ly mem­ber dis­counts on the tour­na­ment fee when you pre-reg­is­ter. Check at the front desk for dis­count­ed price.

Cash or Check Only (No Charge and Deb­it Cards).

Schedule of Events

Times Stat­ed Below Are For All Ages.

No shoes are allowed on the gym floor. Com­peti­tors and offi­cials only in com­pe­ti­tion area!! Spec­ta­tors must stay on the bleach­ers.

TimeBelt Lev­elEvent
8:00Adults: All Belt Lev­elsShow Up
8:30Adults: All Belt Lev­elsBegin Com­pe­ti­tion
(Includ­ing Bo Kata)
9:30Black Belts and BB Cand.
Juniors (7–11)
Teens (12–17)
Show Up
10:00Black Belts and BB Cand.
Juniors (7–11)
Teens (12–17)
Begin Com­pe­ti­tion
(Includ­ing Bo Kata)
11:30White / Gold / OrangeShow Up
12:00White / Gold / OrangeBegin Com­pe­ti­tion
12:30Pur­ple / Blue / Green Cand.Show Up
1:00Pur­ple / Blue / Green Cand.Begin Com­pe­ti­tion
2:00Green / Brown Cand. / BrownShow Up
2:30Green / Brown Cand. / BrownBegin Com­pe­ti­tion

Karate Tournament Divisions

 

Children’s Divisions

Each age group will have a sep­a­rate divi­sion for;
White, Gold, Orange, Blue, Pur­ple, Green, Brown, and Black Belt.
Under Black Belt Age Divi­sions
5 and Under
(Lit­tle Drag­ons)
6–78–910–1112–1314–1516–17
Black Belt Age Divi­sions
8–910–1112–1314–1516–17
Girl’s Fight­ing Age Divi­sions
12–1314–1516–17

Adult Divisions

Note: Adjust­ments will be made if there is not at least 3 com­peti­tors per divi­sion.
Men (18–34)
White | Gold | Orange | Blue | Pur­ple | Green | Brown | Black Belts
Women (18–34)
White | Gold | Orange | Blue | Pur­ple | Green | Brown | Black Belts
Exec­u­tives: Men (35–45)
White | Gold | Orange | Blue | Pur­ple | Green | Brown | Black Belts
Exec­u­tives: Women (35–45)
Same divi­sions as Exec­u­tive Men 35–45
Exec­u­tives: Men (Over 45)
White and Gold | Orange, Blue and Pur­ple | Green and Brown | Black Belts
Exec­u­tives: Women (Over 45)
Same divi­sions as Exec­u­tive Men Over 45.
More infor­ma­tion about our karate tour­na­ments and scor­ing

Directions to Tournament

For alter­nate direc­tions, please use the below map.

From Hen­der­son­ville:

  • Take Viet­nam Vet­er­ans Park­way to I-65 South towards Huntsville.
  • Merge onto Old Hick­o­ry Blvd. (via exit 74B toward Brent­wood)
  • Con­tin­ue on Old Hick­o­ry Blvd. until 2323 Old Hick­o­ry Blvd.
  • School is on the left.

From Mount Juli­et area:

  • Take I-40 West toward Nashville.
  • Keep left to take I-24 West (via exit 53 toward Mem­phis)
  • Merge onto I-65 South (via exit 5 toward Huntsville)
  • Merge onto Old Hick­o­ry Blvd. (via exit 74B toward Brent­wood)
  • Con­tin­ue on Old Hick­o­ry Blvd. until 2323 Old Hick­o­ry Blvd.
  • School is on the left.


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Photos from previous tournaments

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