News & Events: Tournaments
The 19th Annual Rocky Mountain Championship is fast approaching! This world class competition and national qualifier will host competitors from all over the nation, including Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Massachusetts, Missouri, Nevada, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, and Wisconsin. You can go to www.rockymountainchampionship.com for more information, online registration, referee course information and a direct link to make your hotel reservations. In order to prepare ourselves for this event, IMA is depending once again on all of its members to help with set up and break down of over 500 pieces of mats, 70 … more »
Would you like to have a better understanding of how to read the flags and hand signals from the judges and referees at tournaments? Thinking about volunteering as a scorekeeper during our Rocky Mountain Championship in May, but would feel more comfortable with some training first? Our scorekeeping seminar will be held on Saturday, April 12th from 12:30 to 2:30 PM at the dojo and everyone is invited to attend! Even if you have attended one or several before, please come and be part of it. You can help answer questions, share your experiences, and give tips and advice while … more »
Sign up for a few hours or all day. There are volunteer opportunities on Friday night from 8 – 9 pm (13th) to set up and between 6:30 am to 2:30 pm on Saturday (14th). It’s a wonderful way to contribute to our IMA family and to work with everyone as a team. Click here for the sign-up document. Let’s do this together! Thank you!
Once again, it is our tradition to finish the year with our IMA Unity Tournament. The purpose of this tradition is for IMA students and IMA friends from different locations to meet each other and have a nice, friendly gathering. This is designed for all ages and levels (white to black belt). In addition to the tournament, we will have our annual Holiday Party Potluck, (a free event) with dinner entertainment by our very own karate-ka at 6:00 p.m. (cocktail attire). This is a “Do Not Miss” event! The party will be at the Honbu dojo on Saturday the 14th, … more »
Join IMA Utah in Cottonwood Heights on Saturday, November 9th for the 7th Annual IMA Utah Karate Championship! The tournament will be held at the Cottonwood Heights Recreation Center (basketball court), located at 7500 S. 2700 E., Cottonwood Heights, Utah. Hotel accommodations at a special rate and a shuttle to and from the Cottonwood Recreation Center will be offered by the Crystal Inn – Midvalley. More information about the tournament and online registration can be found at the IMA Utah website. Register today! Sign-in starts at 8:30 AM and the opening ceremony will be held at 9:30 AM. The tournament … more »