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  • Who Says Traditional Can’t Win? 2018 US Capitol Classics

    The root of martial arts is traditional techniques and self-defense. Practitioners complain that competitive martial arts erode the tradition of the style. With acrobatics and extreme martial arts that include tricks and gymnastics at sport martial arts events, traditionalists believe they don't stand a chance. [...]

  • The 2018 U.S. Open: A Magic All Its Own

    The U.S. Open is always a showpiece event for the NASKA circuit. People from all over the world travel to the Coranado Spring’s Resort on Disney grounds to compete with the very best. It’s a huge, sprawling, and high-octane event that brings out everyone’s very [...]

Who Says Traditional Can’t Win? 2018 US Capitol Classics

The root of martial arts is traditional techniques and self-defense. Practitioners complain that competitive martial arts erode the tradition of the style. With acrobatics and extreme martial arts that include tricks and gymnastics at sport martial arts events, traditionalists believe they don't stand a chance. The 2018 US Capitol Classics & China Open, held August 3-4, 2018, threw all those [...]

Sport Karate News

Who Says Traditional Can’t Win? 2018 US Capitol Classics

August 18th, 2018|2 Comments

The root of martial arts is traditional techniques and [...]

The 2018 U.S. Open: A Magic All Its Own

August 10th, 2018|Comments Off on The 2018 U.S. Open: A Magic All Its Own

The U.S. Open is always a showpiece event for [...]

The 2018 Quebec Open: Polish and Style in the North

May 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on The 2018 Quebec Open: Polish and Style in the North

The 2018 Quebec Open was a high energy, smooth-running [...]

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2016 Viewer’s Choice Winners

Thousands of votes were cast and the winners of the coveted Viewer's Choice have been selected. Congratulations to all of those who were selected by the [...]

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Underbelt Finals Are The New Standard

Finals shows for underbelt competitors are popping up at tournaments across the United States. Black belt "grand championships" are part of most sport karate tournaments. Grand champion [...]

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Who Says Traditional Can’t Win? 2018 US Capitol Classics

The root of martial arts is traditional techniques and self-defense. Practitioners complain that competitive martial arts erode the tradition of the style. With acrobatics and extreme [...]

610, 2017

North American International Karate Championships 2017: Passion and Commitment

Connell Loveless’ North American International Karate Championships in Larthrup, MI was bogged down with challenges before it even began. Unfortunately, because of the hurricanes in the [...]

Rules Review

Rules Review: What Rank Can I Compete At?

May 6th, 2016|Comments Off on Rules Review: What Rank Can I Compete At?

Rules Review: Competing at a different rank reviewed It happens all the time and in some leagues, it is allowed by the rules: people move up [...]

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Who Says Traditional Can’t Win? 2018 US Capitol Classics

August 18th, 2018|2 Comments

The root of martial arts is traditional techniques and self-defense. Practitioners complain that competitive martial arts erode the tradition of the style. With acrobatics and extreme [...]

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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!
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