News & Events: Tournaments

2013 Rocky Mountain Karate Championship – May 5, 2013

As the IMA Karate Competition Team prepares for its upcoming trip to Las Vegas to compete in the USA Open And Junior International Cup, we’d like to remind everyone that the 17th Annual IMA Rocky Mountain International Karate Championship is scheduled for May 5, 2013! The event, hosted and sponsored by IMA Karate and sanctioned by USA Karate, will be held at Monarch High School in Louisville, Colorado. As with previous tournaments, all traditional Karate styles are welcome and the tournament is both a USA Karate National Qualifier and World Shotokan Karate Union (WSKU) Championship. In addition to the tournament, … more »

2013 Rocky Mountain Karate Championship Promotional Video

Mark your calendars and start getting excited! The 17th anniversary of the Rocky Mountain International Karate Championship will be held on May 5th, 2013 at Monarch High School in Louisville, Colorado, USA. More detailed tournament information will be posted in the coming months. Until then, check out this video!

2012 IMA Family Unity Tournament – Saturday, December 15

Once again, we are getting closer to the end of the year and it is our tradition to finish the year with the Annual IMA Family Unity Tournament. This friendly and exciting gathering is designed for all ages and levels (white to black belt) and is held at the Honbu dojo. The purpose of this tradition is for IMA students (and some IMA dojo friends from different locations) to meet each other, compete and have a good time. Please download the Family Unity Tournament Information Packet which includes information about the competition divisions as well as the individual and team … more »

5th Annual IMA North Fork Karate Championship Tournament

Entrance to the Two Rivers Convention Center

Join IMA North Fork Karate in Grand Junction on Saturday, October 27nd for the 5th Annual North Fork Karate Championship! Once again, this year’s tournament will be held at the Two Rivers Convention Center, located at 159 Main St., Grand Junction, CO. IMA North Fork Karate have arranged for accommodations next door to the venue at Hampton Inn or Fairfield Suites. There is also have a more affordable option available with La Quinta. More information about the tournament can be found at the IMA North Fork Website including the Tournament Entry Form, list of Competitor Divisions, a Map of the … more »

Support the Bid for Karate in the 2020 Olympics

As you celebrate and cheer for the athletes competing in the 2012 Olympics, take some time to help IMA support the World Karate Federation in making the 2020 Olympics the best olympics there has ever been … by including the international sport of Karate! The 125th International Olympic Committee (IOC) session will take place in Buenos Aires, Argentina in September 2013. The IOC will meet on September 7th to elect the host city of the 2020 Summer Olympics (either Tokyo, Istanbul or Madrid) and will also be considering the addition of a new sport for the 2020 Olympics. The sports … more »