News & Events: General Announcements

Shout-Out to our IMA referees

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A big shout-out to the following IMA referees who worked the 2013 National Championship and US Team Trials in Greenville, South Carolina: Sensei Luis Ruiz – IMA Goshin-Ryu Shotokan Karate-Do School; Brooklyn, New York Senpai Noorul Ameen – IMA Goshin-Ryu Shotokan Karate-Do School; Brooklyn, New York Sensei Shanta Thokar – IMA New York; Elmhurst, New York Senpai Parkhi Rai – IMA New York; Elmhurst, New York Sensei Amadou Niang – IMA International Budokan Shotokan Karate; Salt Lake City, Utah Senpai Jennifer McGavin – IMA North Fork Karate; Paonia, Colorado Senpai Doris Danielsen – IMA North Fork Karate; Paonia, Colorado Shihan Patrick … more »

2013 USA Karate National Championships and Team Trials Results

I.M.A. Honbu dojo was represented by 15 athletes at the 2013 USA Karate National Championships and Team Trials in Greenville, South Carolina. Ewan Albright, Alex Quiachon, Kamran & Kelara Madani, Lily Martinelli, Alex Matsumoto, David Muhammad, Kate and Kurt Nakasato, Jake Peters, Brandon and Kyle Sheridan, Zachary Smith Ken Umezono and Keon ZiaShakeri, trained for many extra hours at the dojo to prepare themselves for this intense competition. Each I.M.A. competition team member had an outstanding performance. Four of our team members placed on the USA Team and will represent United States Karate in the upcoming Junior Pan American Championship … more »

Scorekeeping Seminar on April 27, 2013 at IMA Dojo

The IMA Rocky Mountain Championship is just a few weeks away and in preparation for the tournament, we invite you to join us at the dojo on Saturday, April 27th for our annual scorekeeping seminar. The seminar is being held from 12:30 to 2:30 and is designed to help parents and our volunteer scorekeepers understand the various rules and procedures that are required to run one of the most successful karate tournaments in the United States! We will cover how points are awarded, how penalties are determined, and all of the various hand signals and terms used by referees. No … more »

Help us Raise Money by Eating Pizza – April 18th!

Tell your friends! Double-D’s Sourdough Pizza (in Broomfield and Westminster) has agreed to donate 15% of all sales to IMA for any dine-in or take-out order placed on Thursday, April 18th. Broomfield location 535 Zang St. (By Chrsity Sports Flatirons) Broomfield 303-665-5006 Westminister Location 5160 W. 120th Ave. #K (Sheridan Crossing), Westminister 303-410-0002 For all orders, please be sure to mention that you are ordering to help raise money for IMA! Download the flyer for the event and make copies for your friends and neighbors!

Pizza Night Fundraising for IMA Karate Competition Team

Please help us raise money by eating Pizza! Just place any dine in or take out order with Double D’s Sourdough Pizza on Thursday March 7th and Double D’s Pizza will donate 15% of these sales to the IMA Competition Karate Team. Please be sure to mention that you are ordering to help raise money for IMA and tell your friends to order too. It is easy to help! You can Dine-in or Take Out at both locations: Broomfield location: 535 Zang St. (By Chrsity Sports Flatirons) Broomfield, Tel: 303-665-5006. Westminister Location: 5160 W. 120th Ave. #K (Sheridan Crossing), Westminister, … more »