News & Events: General Announcements

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 »

Wrestling Dropped from 2020 Olympic Program – The K is on the Way?

As reported on numerous news sites, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) recently voted to remove wrestling from the list of sports that will be featured in the 2020 Summer Olympics, opening up the way to potentially have karate be added to the list of 27 other sports, for a maximum of 28. The list of eight sports seeking inclusion in the 2020 Games are baseball/softball, karate, squash, roller sports, sport climbing, wakeboarding, wushu (a Chinese martial arts sport) and now wrestling. Only one will be put on the 2020 program and it’s unlikely wrestling will be the one selected so … more »

Happy New Year!

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Dear friends; “Another fresh new year is here . . . Another year to live! To banish worry, doubt, and fear, To love and laugh and give! Happy New Year! The Madani Family