Yearly Archives: 2015

/2015

The Competitor Friendly Grand Slam Open 2015

By |2017-11-24T21:08:29-06:00May 25th, 2015|NBL, SKIL, Tournament, Tournament Review|

From the Ironman divisions and special underbelt grands to the discounts at the hotel restaurant, the 2015 Grand Slam Open catered to competitors. Held the weekend of April 17-18, 2015 in Richmond, Virginia, the Grand Slam Open had a great turn out and fun competition.  It was Nick Cain who managed to fight and perform [...]

Comments Off on The Competitor Friendly Grand Slam Open 2015

Paul Mitchell Dominates at 2015 Ocean States

By |2017-11-24T21:08:29-06:00May 19th, 2015|KRANE, NASKA Event, NASKA World Event, Tournament, Tournament Review, WAKO|

The Ocean State Grand Nationals is an historic event and a cornerstone of the North American Sport Karate Association (NASKA) circuit in the New England area. The 2015 event was held April 10-12, 2015 and featured some of the top players in the sport. In men's team sparring, Team Paul Mitchell ended on top with [...]

Comments Off on Paul Mitchell Dominates at 2015 Ocean States

Canadian Open 2015 Draws Great Competition

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00May 11th, 2015|Tournament, Tournament Review, WKC|

Held just outside of Ottawa, the Canadian Open is one of the WKC Canadian qualifying events for the WKC world championships. Last year at the WKC worlds, Canada invaded with an army of competitors and this year looked to be no different. If you have ever attended an event run by John Douvris and Michael [...]

Comments Off on Canadian Open 2015 Draws Great Competition

Incredible Performances from the 2015 Amerikick Internationals

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00May 10th, 2015|NASKA World Event, Open World Tour, Tournament Review|

Set in the City of Brotherly Love - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania - the 2015 Amerikick Internationals held March 20-21, 2015. The venue was the Pennsylvania Convention Center and the turn out was a huge jump from prior years with divisions packed with talent. The promoters went all out for 2015, striking a deal with Comcast SportsNet [...]

Comments Off on Incredible Performances from the 2015 Amerikick Internationals

A Great Experience: 2015 SMAC Internationals

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00March 11th, 2015|NBL, SKIL, Tournament, Tournament Review|

"It's a cold night in Niagara Falls" - Those were the words told to all of the ready and willing competitors at the 2015 SMAC Internationals. However, at this NBL CanAm event the cold air would have to work hard against the hot competition. Set in frosty but beautiful Niagara Falls New York the weekend [...]

Comments Off on A Great Experience: 2015 SMAC Internationals

Irish Open 2015: Bigger, Better

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00March 10th, 2015|Open World Tour, Tournament, Tournament Review, WAKO|

The 2015 Irish Open karate tournament lived up to its name as the largest fighting event in Europe, and perhaps the world. There were over 4000 registrants for the 2015 event, a substantial increase from the prior year. Some of the biggest growth was seen in the forms and weapons divisions as the event expanded [...]

Comments Off on Irish Open 2015: Bigger, Better

West Coast Sport Karate: Compete Internationals 2015

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00March 1st, 2015|NASKA Event, NASKA World Event, Open World Tour, PacSeries, Regional Alliance, Tournament, Tournament Review|

The Compete Internationals is the premiere West Coast event for the North American Sport Karate Association (NASKA). It is a world level event on the NASKA tour and is always a great battleground as competitors jostle for standings early in the season. Held February 26-28, 2015 in Ontario, California’s huge Ontario Convention Center the 2015 [...]

Comments Off on West Coast Sport Karate: Compete Internationals 2015

Amazing Performances at AKA Warrior Cup

By |2017-11-24T21:08:30-06:00January 18th, 2015|AKA, NASKA World Event, Tournament Review|

A first time adult competitor won big and a family legacy was solidified - two of the amazing stories from the 2015 AKA Warrior Cup. Celebrating its 50th year, the 2015 AKA Warrior Cup was held the weekend of January 16-17, 2015 in the heart of Chicago, Illinois. The event venue for 2015 was larger [...]

Comments Off on Amazing Performances at AKA Warrior Cup

Live Stream Revolution!

Subscribed to SportMartialArts on YouTube and then check out www.SMA-TV.com the weekend of February 20-22, 2015 to see LIVE STREAM from 2015 COMPETE Internationals!
X