SPRING CHALLENGE

The FMA Spring Challenge karate tournament is right around the corner! There will be divisions for Karate Tots (ages 3-4) all the way up through adults. FMA and non-FMA athletes are encouraged to participate. If you are new to competing, this is your chance to jump into karate competition and learn what it’s all about!

The FMA Spring Challenge will be a National Qualifier Tournament, sanctioned by USA Karate. Anyone interested in participating in USA Karate Nationals this year is highly encouraged to participate in the Spring Challenge.

information

The important details, all right here.

Date

March 8, 2020

Time

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Location

Baker Demonstration School

Cost

$60 for both kata & kumite (ages 7+)

$40 for one event (ages 7+)

$45 for both kihon & kumite (Tots & Dragons)

$30 for one event (Tots & Dragons)

Registration Deadline is March 5

proposed schedule

Schedule is approximate, please check My Uventex for updated times. Competitors should arrive at least 30 minutes before their division is set to begin.

8:00 am: Karate Tots Division (male & female)​
8​:00 am: Little Dragons Division (male & female)
9:​00​ am: Ages 7 & Under White – Orange Belt Division (male & female)
9:​00​ am: Ages 7 & Under Green & Higher Division (male & female)
1​0​:​00 am: Ages 8 – 9 ​Brown – Black Belt Division (male)
1​0:​0​0 am: Ages 8 – 9 ​Brown – Black Belt Division (female)
10:30 am: KIAI Division
10:30 am: Ages 8 – 9 ​White – Orange Belt Division (male)
10:30 am: Ages 8 – 9 ​Green – Purple Belt Division (male)
11:​00 am: Ages 10 – 11 ​​Brown – Black Belt Division (male)
12:00 pm: Ages 8 – 9 ​White – Orange Belt Division (female)
12:00 pm: Ages 8 – 9 ​Green – Purple Belt Division (female)
12:​00 pm: Ages 10 – 11 ​​Brown – Black Belt Division (female)
12:​30 pm: Ages 10 – 11 ​White – Orange Belt Division (male)
12:​30 pm: Ages 10 – 11 ​Green – Purple Belt Division (male)​
12​:​30​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 ​Brown – Black Belt Division (male)
1:00 pm: Kick Out PD Division
1​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 ​Brown – Black Belt Division (female)
1:​30 pm: Ages 10 – 11 ​White – Orange Belt Division (female)
1:​30 pm: Ages 10 – 11 ​Green – Purple Belt Division (female)
2​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 White – Orange Belt Division (male)​
2​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 ​​Green – Purple Belt Division (male)
2​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 White – Orange Belt Division (female)​
2​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 12 – 13 ​​Green – Purple Belt Division (male)
2:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 14 – 17 ​White – Purple Belt Division (male)
2​:​00​ ​p​m: Ages 14 – 17 White – Purple Belt Division (female)
2​:00​ ​p​m: Ages 14 – 17 ​​Brown – Black Belt Division (male)
2:​45 ​p​m: Ages 14 – 17 ​​Brown – Black Belt Division (female)
3:​00​ pm: Ages 18+ White – Purple Belt Division (male & female)
3:​00​ pm: Ages 18+ Brown – Black Belt Division (male & female)

lodging

There are many hotel options in the city of Evanston and surrounding areas. We suggest the following hotels for convenience to the tournament.